SELX sheep and lamb sale June 6 2018

VENDOR REWARDS: Tallawong Pastoral Co, Yass, topped the market with these cross bred lambs which made $182.
VENDOR REWARDS: Tallawong Pastoral Co, Yass, topped the market with these cross bred lambs which made $182.

LAMB numbers dropped at the South Eastern Livestock Exchange with vendors offering 15,960. 

Meat and Livestock Australia’s National Livestock Reporting Service states that there was a limited supply of well finished trade and heavy lambs.

Light two score processing lambs were firm and sold from $80 to $119/head. Restocking lambs sold from $35 to $115/head. Medium and heavy trade weights $2 to $3 cheaper on average but the better end held firm and sold from $117 to $148/head.

Heavy lambs were $7 to $8 cheaper with quality a majority factor and sold between $142 and $164/head. Extra heavy lambs reached $182/head. Carcase prices averaged 570c to 620c/kg cwt. Light Merino trades sold to $120/head.

Hoggets reached $168/head. 

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