Prime & Store Sheep Reports

Record first cross ewe price, but clearance rates slip online

SCANNED in-lamb first cross ewes sold to a new record price of $476 on AuctionsPlus last week, but clearance rates and average prices dipped for several categories…Read More

Sheep Central, July 6, 2020

Prior performance underpins new national record for crossbred SIL ewes

SHEEP price records continue to fall like ten pins on AuctionsPlus, with the latest being a new Australian record-high for crossbred ewes in lamb set during yesterday’s weekly sale…Read More

Jon Condon, July 1, 2020

New season Merino and crossbred lambs lift AuctionsPlus offering

SHEEP and lamb numbers continued their uphill trajectory on AuctionsPlus this week, with throughput increasing by 1985 head to total 74,011 head. ..Read More

Sheep Central, June 27, 2020

Full wool scanned in-lamb Merino ewes to $353 on AuctionsPlus

RESTOCKERS paid to $353 for young Merino ewes and to $395 for ewe-lamb units on AuctionsPlus last week as values held steady for most other online offerings…Read More

Sheep Central, June 22, 2020

West-to-east sheep trend ongoing with AuctionsPlus offering

DEMAND for sheep continued this week, despite the declining numbers on offer on AuctionsPlus, with an 86pc clearance overall among the 63,028 head offered. ..Read More

Sheep Central, May 31, 2020

High scanning rate underpins record $446 first cross ewe price

UNPARALLELED demand for scanned in-lamb ewe replacements drove prices to a new record of $446 for first cross ewes on AuctionsPlus last week…Read More

Sheep Central, May 25, 2020

AuctionsPlus store sheep prices correct with strong clearances

STORE sheep prices corrected on AuctionsPlus last week, but clearances remained strong for scanned in-lamb first cross ewes and Merino wethers…Read More

Sheep Central, May 18, 2020

MLA livestock market reporters to return next week

MEAT & Livestock Australia’s sheep and cattle market reporters will start to return to saleyards next week after being absent for weeks due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions…Read More

Terry Sim, May 15, 2020

AuctionsPlus sells first cross ewes to $422, Merino ewes to $341

SCANNED in-lamb Merino ewes sold to $341 and young first cross ewes made to $422 on AuctionsPlus last week. AuctionsPlus offered 68,351 sheep and lamb last week, 31,938 fewer than..Read More

Sheep Central, May 11, 2020

First cross ewes sell to $426 online as restocker demand continues

BREEDING sheep prices continued at high levels, albeit with some corrections, in a bigger online AuctionsPlus offering last week…Read More

Sheep Central, May 4, 2020

Scanned first cross ewes sell to record $444 on AuctionsPlus

PRICES for scanned in-lamb first cross ewes again reached record levels on AuctionsPlus last week, as sheep producers across the nation continued to restock after recent rain…Read More

Sheep Central, April 27, 2020

Heavy lamb prices continue to fall in saleyards

HEAVY lamb prices continued to lose ground at major saleyard sales mid-week, while rates for quality trade, light export and restocker lambs were generally firm to dearer…Read More

Sheep Central, April 24, 2020

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