Pics and Prices: Spring lambs back €3-€5/head at Dowra


Ewes with lambs at foot made up to €245/head.

Pics and Prices: Spring lambs back €3-€5/head at Dowra

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Ewes with lambs at foot made up to €245/head.

Spring lambs were back €3-€5/head at Dowra Mart’s sheep sale on Friday (May 29th), according to a mart spokesperson.

However, heavy cull ewes and hoggets held their prices from the previous week, making €90-€134/head and €85-€134/head respectively.

Spring lambs earned between €112-€130/head on the day, while ewes with lambs at foot made from €129 a top price of €245.

Spring lambs:

  • X5 47kg - €130/head;

  • X11 48kg - €128/head;

  • X6 48kg - €124/head;

  • X11 43kg - €122/head;

  • X7 42.5kg - €120/head;

  • X11 43kg - €122/head;

  • X8 42kg - €114/head;

  • X15 43kg - €118/head;

  • X7 41kg - €113/head;

  • X17 40kg - €108/head.

Pictures:

[5 ewes with 5 lambs at foot - €190 each]

[3 ewes with 7 lambs at foot - €245 each]

[2 cull ewes - 105kg - €134 each or €1.28 per kg]

[26 cull ewes - 66kg - €98 each or €1.48 per kg]

[11 spring lambs - 48.7kg - €128 each or €2.63 per kg]

[17 Spring Lambs - 40kg - €108 each or €2.70 per kg]

[5 hogget ewes - 53.5kg - €113 each or €2.11 per kg]

[Hogget ewe - 56kg - €119 or €2.12 per kg]

Image source: Dowra Mart Ltd \ Facebook

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