National Livestock Reporting Service (NLRS)
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Off the Rails - Market highlight
The TLSAA produce a weekly Market Highlight, updated after each sale.
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Alternatively, check the archives page for older market highlights.
Monday 19th March 2018
6360 (6300) head = 3980 (4300) lambs + 2380(2000) sheep
NB. Numbers/prices in brackets are figures from our last sale
New inductees defy the dry
Congratulations to the three vendors who earned a spot in the 200 CLUB today with their lambs making over $200. Multiple members of the 200 CLUB, Tony and Kathy McCulloch, topped the market with heavy lambs sold through DCM making $211 - but it was a first for Darlisa, Somerton who made $202 for their lambs (pictured middle left) sold through DCM and Tracey Grogan who made $200 for her lambs (pictured bottom left with father Peter) sold through IML. Congratulations to the three vendors.
While the MLA reported varied market trends one buyer commented that sheep and lambs are selling very well for dry conditions.
Other good results included:
- MSA lambs off the grain sold by RWL on account Stones, Gunnedah made $190;
- the best of the CP lambs made $182;
- B&S topped at $180;
- and the best of the Dorper lambs made $154 through DCM.
Young lambs sold to $117 ($165 last week); older lambs sold to $211 ($218 last week); and hoggets sold to $133($144 last week).
Ewes sold to $150 ($180 last sale) with top price for B&S; wethers sold to $145 ($172 last sale) with top price for IML; and rams sold to ($72 last sale).
Spring lamb show & feature sale 2017
Did you miss our 2017 Spring lamb show and feature sale? Click here to read the full story.
Mon 4th September - Spring lamb show and feature sale.pdf
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Best lambs for 2017
Monday 5th June 2017
Prime lambs hit a new high with a pen of July drop, February shorn lambs making $231, smashing a record price of $220 that was set just weeks ago.