Prime & Store Sheep Reports

Top ewes make $300-plus at annual Hay sheep sale

MORE than twenty young ewe and classed breeder lines were cleared with price tags exceeding $300 a head at the Merino Breeders annual September sheep sale at Hay, NSW on Friday…Read More

Murray Arnel, September 21, 2020

Prices hold in record AuctionsPlus sheep and lamb offering

MOST sheep and lambs sold dearer online last week as a doubling of the store lambs offering on AuctionsPlus helped set a new weekly record of 182,726 head, up 101,727…Read More

Sheep Central, September 21, 2020

Most Merino ewe prices increase in larger AuctionsPlus offering

MOST Merino ewe categories posted price increases in a larger AuctionsPlus offering of about 81,000 sheep and lambs last week…Read More

Sheep Central, September 14, 2020

Store sheep demand strengthens on AuctionsPlus

STORE sheep demand strengthened on AuctionsPlus last week, with prices and clearances increasing in several categories…Read More

Sheep Central, September 7, 2020

Sheep producers continue lamb focus in online purchases

SHEEP producers chasing lambs on the ground this year lifted prices in select categories on AuctionsPlus last week…Read More

Sheep Central, August 31, 2020

Lamb prices rebound as processors scour saleyards for quality

LAMB prices rebounded this week as demand and inadequate quality supplies direct to abattoirs forced major processors back into saleyards…Read More

Sheep Central, August 28, 2020

Strong online demand for young Merino and crossbred ewes

YOUNG Merino and crossbred ewe prices edged higher on AuctionsPlus last week…Read More

Sheep Central, August 24, 2020

AuctionsPlus premiums answer the ‘scan or not to scan’ question

AUCTIONSPLUS analysis has shown multiple/single pregnancy scanning of Merino ewes generated an average $23/head sale online price advantage over ewe lots with only wet/dry details, over the last six months…Read More

By Michael McManus and Tom Rookyard, AuctionsPlus, July 29, 2020

Full wool Merino ewes carrying multiple lambs make $284

SCANNED in-lamb Merino ewes were in strong demand on AuctionsPlus last week as the national online sheep and lamb offering fell by 27,849 head to 43,054…Read More

Sheep Central, July 27, 2020

Competition needed to sustain lamb markets hit by COVID-19

AUSTRALIAN lamb and sheep prices have been hit by COVID-19 impacts and abattoir maintenance shutdowns in recent weeks, but stock agents have welcomed the resumption of Warrnambool processor Midfield after its voluntary closure earlier this week…Read More

Sheep Central, July 24, 2020

Lamb and WA ewe sales growth underpins record AuctionsPlus year

STRONG online store lamb and restocker sales, especially Western Australian ewe offerings, have boosted AuctionsPlus sheep turnover to a record level in 2019-20…Read More

Sheep Central, July 13, 2020

Scanned in-lamb first cross ewe prices defy online trend

ONLY scanned in-lamb first cross ewes held or increased their value in AuctionsPlus online sheep sales last week as the national offering increased…Read More

Sheep Central, July 13, 2020

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