Corowa Market held on Monday, September 25 with 11,716 lambs yarded and increase of 2,517 from previous week, 6,238 sheep yarded and increase of 1,245.
Lamb numbers lifted and the quality was mixed with an increase in drier new season lambs and a few more lighter store lambs.
Old lambs were fewer in numbers and there was a reduction in merino lambs.
New season lamb numbers lifted to 9,900 head.
Trade and light export weights were again best supplied along with a few pens of well finished heavy and extra heavy lambs.
The market was cheaper on quality.
New season 2 score lambs to restockers ranged from $88 to $113/head.
The heavier lambs were firm on the well-presented lambs while drier skinned lambs were $6/head and more in places cheaper.
Medium and heavy trade weights sold from $113 to $152/head to average 600c to 615c/kg.
Heavy lambs ranged from $146 to $171 and extra heavy new season lambs reached $190/head averaging 570c to 600c/kg on average.
Old lambs were back $10 with trade weights $116 to $138/head.
Heavy old lambs ranged between $131 and $157 and extra heavy lambs reached $178/head.
Carcass prices averaged around 560c/kg.
Merino lambs were back $10 to $15 and sold to a top of $134/head or 525c/kg.
Mutton numbers lifted and the quality was a bit plainer and mixed.
Prices eased $10 to $15/head with the bigger falls coming in the heavy sheep.
Medium weight sheep sold from $76 to $102/head.
Heavy crossbred ewes ranged from $77 to $110 and merino wethers sold to $116/head.
Most sold from 370c to 380c with heavy sheep 330c to 350c/kg cwt.
Corowa Top Results
New Season Lambs
120 Sowden Inv Jindera $190
22 MS & JM Merkel Talgarno $185.20
10 DH Voight & Son Beechworth $184
21 J Purcell Jerilderie $180
41 Rae P/L Murmungee $172
53 G Bussell Carboor $171.60
111 AP & RB O’Keefe Culcairn $170
25 PJ & JA Griffen Peechelba East $169.20
81 Nixon Part Savernake $166
75 TA & LM Bennett Everton Upper $164.20
48 D & J Underwood Coreen $164
35 SJ & JR Wood Talgarno $161
54 MT & GR Schrieber Boweya $160.60
56 DG & HT Lieschke Pleasant Hills $160
12 J & B Hartnett Talgarno $160
14 A & A Thomas Walbundrie $170
61 RJ Lubke Jindera $173
6 N Livermore Burrumbuttock $138
24 Torary Barnawartha $131
119 BE & JM Lewis Tatong $115
74 IV,MV & M Wilson Gerogery $107.20
61 Creek Past Co Rand $104
21 KL Kuhne Rand $104
80 JR Jones & Co Rand $98
26 Kohlhagen Family Past Walla $98
21 RG & ME Fuller Rand $118
39 R Schilg Walbundrie $116.60
52 PC Faithful Omeo $110
25 AB & AM Klein Henty $105
81 N Nixon Rand $102