Prime & Store Sheep Reports

Saleyard trade and heavy lamb prices continue to climb

LAMB and mutton prices continued to rise in saleyards early this week putting further pressure on domestic and export processors seeking quality supplies…Read More

Terry Sim, May 22, 2019

AuctionsPlus wool buyers seek yield and strength

ONLINE wool buyers sought high-yielding and sound lines on AuctionsPlus last week as the physical auction market retracted further…Read More

Sheep Central, May 22, 2019

AuctionsPlus sheep and listings go higher as demand increases

MORE store sheep and lambs were offered on AuctionsPlus last week as confidence returned to sellers and buyers…Read More

Sheep Central, May 20, 2019

Lamb prices reach $300 mark months earlier as supplies tighten

LAMB prices surged in more saleyards this week, with demand pushing extra heavyweight rates up around the $300 mark nearly three months earlier than last year…Read More

Terry Sim, May 17, 2019

Growers hold wool as Merino and crossbred prices slump

AUSTRALIAN wool prices slumped across the board this week, with big falls in Merino and crossbred fleece values prompting growers to pass-in more than 20 percent of the offering at auctions…Read More

Sheep Central, May 17, 2019

Light forward wool market bidding expected

LIGHT forward wool market bidding and continued price weakening at physical auctions is expected as exporters look to find processor price levels…Read More

Michael Avery, Southern Aurora Markets partner, May 17, 2019

Ballarat lambs set new Victorian saleyard record of $300 + VIDEO

BALLARAT stock agency TB White and Sons has set a new Victorian record price for lambs of $300 as competition intensified among export processors for quality supplies…Read More

Terry Sim, May 15, 2019

Early online wool sales might indicate market movement

AUCTIONSPLUS online wool sales slowed last week, but early online purchases this week might indicate a change in buyer sentiment…Read More

Sheep Central, May 15, 2019

Rainfall lifts AuctionsPlus sheep and lamb offering for keen buyers

RAINFALL brought a flood of sheep and lambs onto Australia’s online livestock sale platform AuctionsPlus last week…Read More

Sheep Central, May 13, 2019

Prices dip as big Chinese buyers sit out Australian wool auctions

AUSTRALIAN crossbred wool prices improved, but Merino values drifted lower with the absence of major Chinese buyers from auctions this week…Read More

Sheep Central, May 10, 2019

Forward wool trading increases as market seeks to minimise risk

INCREASED volumes of wool went through the forward markets this week as risk mitigation was at the forefront of everyone’s mind…Read More

Michael Avery, Southern Aurora Markets partner, May 10, 2019

Ballarat’s extra heavy lambs hit a record $287 as rain falls

LAMB prices started to hit record prices in Victoria this week as northern saleyards reported rapidly declining supplies, especially of heavy and extra heavy lambs…Read More

Terry Sim, May 8, 2019

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