Prime & Store Sheep Reports

Only shedding lambs survive price dive on AuctionsPlus

LAMB prices generally fell on AuctionsPlus last week as the number of commercial sheep and lambs on the online platform increased 17 percent to 121,947 head…Read More

Sheep Central, March 14, 2022

Improved demand lifts saleyard trade lamb prices

SHEEP and lamb prices mostly improved at major eastern states saleyard markets today as Omicron impacts eased among processor workforces, especially in Victoria…Read More

Sheep Central, January 31, 2022

Joined ewes and Merino wethers sell well online

AUCTIONSPLUS’ online joined ewe offering doubled last week to 12,321 head, meeting firm to stronger demand…Read More

Sheep Central, January 24, 2022

Hamilton sets new records for sheep and lambs

EXPORT and trade lamb prices have held up in the last week of sales before Christmas despite a record weekly turnoff of sheep and lambs at Hamilton in south-west Victoria…Read More

Sheep Central, December 17, 2021

Former pastry cook Jess has the right lamb recipe

SOUTH-WEST Victoria’s prime lamb turn-off started in earnest this week and Hamilton producer Jess Menzel was more than happy with the record prices for heavy new season lambs…Read More

Terry Sim, November 17, 2021

Online crossbred and Merino wether lamb prices hold

PRICES improved for limited numbers of ewe-lamb units, Merino wethers and shedding breed ewes on AuctionsPlus last week…Read More

Sheep Central, November 15, 2021

Naracoorte sets first cross ewe price record at $538

FIRST cross ewes sold to a national record price of $538 at the annual Naracoorte 1.5 year-old ewe sale yesterday…Read More

Terry Sim, November 12, 2021

First cross ewe records set at first AWN Edenhope sale

FIRST cross ewes sold to a record price of $480 and ewes lambs made to $364 at the first AWN sheep sale at Edenhope yesterday…Read More

Terry Sim, November 12, 2021

Post-sale bargaining lifts AuctionsPlus lamb clearance

INITIAL buying demand waned on AuctionsPlus last week, with post-sale negotiations needed to boost clearance rates after several weeks of high new season lamb offerings…Read More

Sheep Central, November 8, 2021

Sheep and lamb prices and clearances lift on AuctionsPlus

PRICES and clearances improved across most sheep and lamb categories on the AuctionsPlus platform last week…Read More

Terry Sim, July 26, 2021

Online sheep and lamb prices and clearances lift

SHEEP and lambs sold dearer in several categories on AuctionsPlus last week as listings dropped 16 percent to 45,371 head and clearance rates increased…Read More

Sheep Central, July 19, 2021

Terminal and maternal ewe and lamb prices stay bouyant

PRIME lamb and maternal crossbred lamb prices improved in an overall reduced sheep and lamb offering on AuctionsPlus last week…Read More

Sheep Central, June 21, 2021

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