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Corowa Market report

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February 28, 2018

John Curtis with Adam Roberts of Rodwells Corowa discussing the market in Corowa on Monday.

Corowa Market held on Monday, February 26 with 10,787 lambs yarded an increase of 5,118 from previous week, 3,501 sheep yarded and increase of 606.

Lamb numbers lifted and the quality improved.
There was a good run of medium and heavy trade lambs and an excellent run of grain assisted heavy and extra heavy lambs.
Light 2 score lambs to restock and for processors were limited.
Lambs sold to a mostly firm market.
2 score restocking lambs sold from $87 to $115 and processing lambs reached $116/head.
Medium and heavy trade lambs averaged firm to $4 cheaper selling from $118 to $155/head to average 630c/kg cwt.
Heavy 4 score lambs were firm to make between $156 and $180/head.
Extra heavy lambs reached $220/head to average 620c/kg cwt.
The best of the hoggets reached $154/head.
Mutton numbers increased and there were more heavy sheep penned.
Medium weights were firm to $3 dearer while heavy weights were back $6 to $7/head.
Medium weight ewes sold from $84 to $112/head.
Heavy crossbreds reached $151 and heavy merino wethers topped at $167/head.

Corowa Top Results
Shorn Lambs
103    Marshall Nom     Berrigan     $214
75     R & B Wilson     Corowa     $208
60     L Hicks     Corowa     $202
214     Mickan Bros     Walla Walla     $196.20
209     Sowden Inv     Jindera     $195
116     Kentucky     Corowa     $191
63     RJ & IE Coelli     Jindera     $190
18     R Talbot     Balldale     $183
36     W & W Godde     Culcairn     $181
88     W J Dixon     Indigo Valley     $180
36     N N Nixon     Rand     $180
64     KE, GA & WG Hall     Burrumbuttock     $176
11     Shady Park     Finley     $175
159     CW Scott & Co     Omeo     $174
Merino Lambs
131     M D Dye     Corowa     $167.60
64     G & D Sampson     Tungamah     $160
97     B & B McLellan     Rand     $145.60
127     R G McCall     Daysdale     $144
XBred Ewes
47     Schoen Past Co     Corowa     $140
41     N Pooley     Barnawartha     $140
20     W J Dixon     Indigo Valley     $135
20     G & K Nish     Bundalong     $134
22     HR & GD Lieschke     Walla Walla     $128
143     C Thomas     Finley     $123.60
Merino Ewes
108     HP Pendergast     Benambra     $167.60
29     B & B McLellan     Rand     $150
22     Marshall Nom     Berrigan     $150
29     Ingelmar     Walbundrie     $145
50     Wallara Past     Walla Walla     $120

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