Corowa Market Report

September 28, 2017

Paull & Scollard staff member with family members Tait, Adam and Mason from Henty who sold 200 Merino ewes to a top of $105.

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
Old Lambs
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
XBred Ewes
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
Merino Ewes
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

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