VENDORS sold 19,850 sheep and lambs at Griffith on Friday.
Trade weights were firm to $4 better, with prices ranging from $152 to $199/head.
There was an improved offering of heavy and extra heavy weight young lambs offered and these sold to strong competition.
Heavy lambs up to 26kg sold from $194 to $222, with extra heavy weights ranging from $234 to $277/head. Carcase prices averaged from 820c to 850c/kg cwt.
Old trade weight lambs sold from $155 to $188/head.
Heavy weights made from $192 to $240, with extra heavy weights reaching up to $300/head. Mutton numbers eased though quality remained fair.
Merino ewes sold from $112 to $168 with crossbred ewes ranging from $115 to $139/head.