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Corowa Market report

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March 07, 2018

Steve Paull from Paull & Scollard Albury with Allan Coyle from Barnawartha who sold 64 shorn lambs for $150.60.

Corowa Market held on Monday, March 5 included 7,234 lambs yarded, a decrease of 3553 from previous week and 3326 sheep a decrease of 175.

Lamb numbers eased and the quality was back a little which was more noticeable in the trade run.
Light lambs were in fewer numbers and there was a good run of trade weights.
Heavy and extra heavy lambs still remain well supplied.
All the usual buyers were operating in a mostly firm market.
The few restocking lambs were fully firm and sold from $85 to $116/head.
The medium trade lambs eased $5 but the quality was not as good and ranged from $118 to $131/head.
Heavy trade lambs were firm to $2 dearer $127 to $158/head averaging 620c to 630c/kg.
Heavy lambs were firm to $2 easier while extra heavy lambs were unchanged.
Heavy lambs received $149 to $178 and extra heavy lambs $164 to $210/head.
The best of the heavy hoggets reached $166/head.
Mutton numbers fell slightly and the quality was good with plenty of well covered medium and heavy weight penned.
Prices lifted $10 to $15/head for the better covered heavy sheep and light weights were similar.
Heavy crossbred ewes sold to $167 to average $148/head.
Heavy merino ewes averaged $136/head.

Corowa Top Results
Shorn Lambs
117    R S Gulliver    Balldale    $210
21    L Hicks    Corowa    $200
112    Kentucky P/L    Corowa    $194
103    RJ Lubke    Alma Park    $191
30    GT Twamley    Laceby    $191
27    D Mathews    Walbundrie    $190
56    NG Everitt & Co    Balldale    $183.20
145    Stratherne South    Rennie    $178
128    B Seach    Kialla East    $175
64    JR Jones & Co    Rand    $166
64    NR McKenzie & Son    Corowa    $164.60
84    G & D Sampson    Tungamah    $164
20    AF & E Ranson    Byawatha    $164
100    Burden Nom    Violet Town    $163
Merino Lambs
41    TR & DR Sharp    Buraja    $163
96    GR & JA Shipard    Balldale    $160.20
87    MD Dye    Corowa    $145
86    G & L Lewis    Corowa    $136
XBred Ewes
30    LG Bruce & Son    Savernake    $165.20
38    IV,MV & M Wilson    Gerogery    $150
12    AD & DS McMillian    Benalla    $150
17    NG Everitt & Co    Balldale    $148
25    JL & LM Burns    Burrumbuttock    $145
14    SA Black    Tallangatta    $145
47    DA & CB Paech    Walla Walla    $143
Merino Ewes
37    TR & DR Sharp    Buraja    $150
76    P & JC Trevethan    Corowa    $140
77    Ham Bros    Jerilderie    $136.20
36    NG Everitt & Co    Balldale    $134
16    PJ & GL Lieschke    Walla Walla    $132

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