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Corowa Market Report & Top Results

By Corowa Free Press

Corowa Market held on Monday 13 May with 10.500 lambs yarded an increase of 920 from previous week, 2,720 sheep yarded a decrease of 440.

Agents penned reduced numbers of sheep and lambs, with mixed quality offered.

The regular supplementary fed lambs were available, with strong competition from the processors driving the prices up again by up to $11/head.

Restockers and feedlot buyers joined the regular field of processors and had a strong impact on the light lambs that also sold in a stronger market.

Heavy trade lambs sold $4/head better, with all domestic processors very keen to purchase a quality product.

Heavy trade weights made from $193 to $205/head, reaching 870c/kg cwt.

The light and medium trade increased $7 to $11, making from $154 to $196/head.

Bidding intensified for the light weight MK bag lambs, creating a lift of $12 this week, receiving from $113 and $163/head.

The portion of light lambs secured lambs secured by the restockers and feedlots received from $124 to $167/head.

Well finished heavy lambs suiting the export and domestic market were making from $206 to $226, lifting $7/head.

The extra heavy export lambs increased $9, making from $222 to $245 with the over 30kg lambs lifting $3 to make from $242 to $273/head, reaching 787c/kg cwt.

The best hoggets today sold for $233/head.

Very limited numbers of mutton sold in a firm market.

Medium weight 2 and 3 score ewes sold from $116 to $153/head.

The best of the 4 score crossbred ewes made $246/head to average 590c/kg cwt.

Corowa top results

Shorn Lambs

242 PG & CF Beckett Pleasant Hills $270

40 G & L Twamley Laceby $265

49 Sudholz Farm Taminick $259.20

19 NWC Trading Howlong $255.20

20 Kardinia P/L Gooramadda $255

18 Talbingo Past Tocumwal $248.20

87 Triangle Park Daysdale $247.20

56 P & R Nolan Euroa $247

25 L & G Mason Glenellen $246.20

64 Meran Grange Yalca $245

10 KE & GA Hall Burrumbuttock $240

16 CK & DE Dunn Culcairn $223

47 K & K Maynard Berrigan $221

34 B Jones Peechelba $220.20

Merino Lambs

72 KD Williams Brimin $199.20

85 M & C Doyle Burramine $190

132 H C Gleeson Osbourne $185

39 L Hanrahan & Son Daysdale $165.60

166 C & T Johnson Deniliquin $165

34 B Trewin Devenish $148

XBred Ewes

44 JM & WG Hall Burrumbuttock $238

35 IV, MV & M Wilson Gerogery $202

13 Rex James Transport Nathalia $200

15 W & J Lucas Wooragee $190

11 Fitzgerald Omeo $190

Merino Ewes

120 Overlea Holdings Corowa $246.20

12 GL & N McMillan Corowa $200

36 Wild Dog Past Whorouly $140

25 D Kemp Taminick $135.20