Pics and prices: Cull ewes reach €120 at Dowra


Factory spring lambs earned €100-€127.50/head.

Pics and prices: Cull ewes reach €120 at Dowra

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Factory spring lambs earned €100-€127.50/head.

400 spring lambs were on offer at Dowra Mart’s sheep sale on Friday (June 5th), according to a mart spokesperson.

They reported that “trade held well” for spring lambs, hoggets and cull ewes, while prices increased for ewes with lambs at foot.

Factory spring lambs earned €100-€127.50/head while store lambs fetched up to €105/head. €80-€122/head was paid for hoggets and cull ewes reached a top price of €120/head.

Spring lambs:

  • X6 50kg - €127.50;

  • X10 48kg - €127.50;

  • X18 48kg - €127.50;

  • X15 48kg - €127;

  • X11 46kg - €126;

  • X25 47kg - €125;

  • X9 42.5kg - €122;

  • X9 43.5kg - €118.50;

  • X12 43.5kg - €118.50;

  • X12 41kg - €113.50;

  • X8 40.5kg - €110;

  • X15 39kg - €106;

  • X10 38kg - €100.50.

[Spring lambs - X18 48kg - €127.50 each - €2.65/kg]

[Spring lambs - X6 50kg - €127.50 each - €2.55/kg]

[Spring lambs - X25 47kg - €125.50 each - €2.67/Kg]

[Hogget ram - 64kg - €116 - €1.81/kg]

[2 Hogget Ewes - 60kg - €122 each - €2.03/kg]

[3 dry ewes - 100kg - €120 each - €1.20/kg]

[10 hoggets with 10 lambs - €197 each]

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