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Corowa Market report

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March 15, 2018

Steve Grantham from Elders Ltd Corowa with Les Pearce from Norong who sold shorn lambs for $174.60.

Corowa Market held on Monday, March 12 with 5,726 lambs yarded a decrease of 1,508 from previous week, 2,809 sheep yarded which was a decrease of 517.

Lamb numbers eased and the quality was a little plainer.
There were a few more 2 score restocking lambs and a plainer run of trade weights which remained in good numbers.
Heavy and extra heavy lambs were in shorter supply.
The market was cheaper.
The 2 score restocking lambs sold from $84 to $114 and light first cross ewe lambs $76 to $115/head.
Trade lambs were firm to $5 cheaper with quality a factor.
Medium and heavy trades sold from $124 to $150/head averaging 611c/kg cwt.
Heavy lambs were back $2 to $3 and sold from $141 to $171 and extra heavy lambs made from $166 to $210/head.
Very heavy hoggets topped at $173/head.
Mutton numbers declined and the quality was mixed and most grades sold to a dearer trend.
Medium weights ewes sold $6 to $10 dearer from $83 to $124/head.
Heavy sheep lifted $4 to $7 with crossbred ewes $130 to $170 and merino ewes $138 to $148/head.
Mixed aged crossbred ewes scanned in lamb sold from $155 to $172/head.

Corowa Top Results
Shorn Lambs
30    KW & IM Thomas    Walla Walla    $210
103    Kentucky P/L    Corowa    $205
50    J & R Irvine    Wilby    $187
38    DJ & LT Pearce    Norong    $174.60
23    Waldeck    Henty    $170
17    Schoen Past Co    Corowa    $168
100    Rebbur P/L    Balldale    $166
26    Warmatta Past Co    Berrigan    $166
37    NN Nixon    Rand    $158.60
54    AB & AM Klein    Jindera    $156
104    KR Bird    Balldale    $154.60
39    G & V Swift    Walbundrie    $153
Merino Lambs
155    Cragourrock Trust    Balldale    $138
75    P A Sandral F/T    Oaklands    $126
XBred Ewes
80    Aust Wollong    Oaklands    $170.20
54    D & J Underwood    Coreen    $164
14    WI & SM Binnie    Yarrawonga    $153.20
27    R & D Mawson    Euroa    $148.20
48    S Black    Tallangatta    $148
18    M Taylor    Table Top    $138
Merino Ewes
22     D Cooper    Mulwala    $150
28    AE & Ai Sloane    Savernake    $148
44    Avon Downs    Barooga    $136.20
86    P Drum P/L    Balldale    $130
73    Kohlhagen F/T    Walla Walla    $130

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