Top lambs sell for $178

29th March 2017 4:04 PM
Olly Gray accepts a bid at the Warwick Sheep Sales. Sheep and lambs sold well in Warwick this week. Samantha O'Neil

WARWICK Selling Agents yarded 1426 lambs & hoggets, and 954 sheep at the weekly sale today.

Top lambs account G R Sakrewski of Emu Vale sold for $ 178.00.

In a larger yarding of both sheep and lambs, the lamb market was dearer while the mutton market was firm to a shade cheaper.

Market quotations:

Crossbred Lambs 51 - 55 Kg Live Weight Selling from $150 to $165

Crossbred Lambs 46 - 50 Kg Live Weight Selling from $136 to $151

Crossbred Lambs 41 - 45 Kg Live Weight Selling from $126 to $142

Crossbred Lambs 35 - 40 Kg Live Weight Selling from $104 to $115

Crossbred Lambs 60.4 Kg Live Weight Selling to $178.00

Merino Lambs Kg Live Weight Selling to Crossbred Hoggets 55 Kg Live Weight Selling to $114.00 shorn

Skin value

Trade Wethers $4 Selling to $ 129.00 or $ 4 .20 Kg Est Dress Wgt

Light Wethers $8 Selling to $ 85.00 or $ 3 .00 Kg Est Dress Wgt

Heavy Xbred Ewes $10 Selling to $ 114.00 or $ 4 .10 Kg Est Dress Wgt

Light Ewes $6 Selling to $ 78.00 or $ 3 .20 Kg Est Dress Wgt