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Yarding - 61,545 (-562)
Lambs - 48,339 (+2656)
Sheep - 13,206 (-3218)

Lamb supply increased for the last market in 2021 to 48,339 penned, the yarding quality was mixed, ranging from plain to very good, as lambs in full wool showing signs of dryness and not presenting with good finish in the trade weights. All the usual buying group attended, the market started strong with store buyers pushing to fill orders, as the sale progressed bidding became less urgent and was erratic for the remainder of the market, with the market ending either side of firm. Trade lambs sold firm to $5 dearer, export lambs were in demand selling firm to slightly cheaper, with more weight presented to previous weeks. Store buyers were again strong on the lighter lambs to go back to the paddock and feed on, under 18kg sold $90 to $169 and over 18kg cwt made from $172 to $220 to $5/head dearer in places. Shorn lambs are starting to present in the market selling from $149 to $200/head with most sales 850c to 880c/kg cwt.

Light lambs under 18kg cwt to suit MK orders to the trade sold from $143 to $168/head. Trade lambs 18 to 22kg sold from $168 to $198 and lambs 22 to 24kg made from $188 to $227, with an average range of 835c to 870c and heavy lambs 24 to 26kg sold from $206 to $250/head, to average 860c to 890c/kg cwt. Export lambs over 26kg made from $247 to $295/head with an average range of 860c to 920c/kg cwt.

Sheep numbers decreased to 13,206 penned, the quality ranged from plain to very good. Most of the usual buying group were present, bidding didn’t have the intensity compared to a week ago. Overall, the market $5 to $20/head cheaper across the yarding. Heavy Merino wethers made from $163 to $210, to average 630c to 660c/kg cwt, lighter weights sold from $116 to $165/head. Heavy Merino ewes sold from $140 to $209 to average 600c to 625c and heavy crossbred mutton made $149 to $231/head, to average 580c to 620c/kg cwt.

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BALLARAT LAMB & SHEEP MARKET AVERAGES 14/12/2021
  SUCKERS  
73 Greg Jolly, Ercildoune $295
83 FA & GJ Richardson, Blampied $291
73 MJ Treweek, Ascot $290
50 Bruce Treweek, Ascot $286
65 JTM Trust, Timboon $285
53 Tregothnan Park, Ballan $284
40 MF & BF Cullinan, Evansford $283
73 Rowallan Lodge, Burrumbeet $282
51 Hopfields P/L, Dutson $282
68 Bedad P/L, Thorpdale $280
60 M & S powell, Windermere $280
50 Emu Hill Pastoral, Linton $277
40 AN Chenery, Linton $277
33 A & F Westbury, Thorpdale $276
31 C & S Powell, Windermere $276
31 I & G Smith, Burrumbeet $272
46 H & R Hobson, Thorpdale $271
84 GJ & CL Wardlaw, Avoca $270
55 DK & VR Wardlaw, Avoca $266
63 Gallagher Trading, Ercildoune $265
239 Granite View, Beaufort $264
133 Hazelwood Family Trust, Middle Creek $264
52 DJ & AL Briody, Ercildoune $264
98 A & D frost, Chepstowe $262
83 Tandarra Holdings, Vite Vite $260
68 D & S McAuliffe, Bradvale $260
63 G & C Dalton, Lexton $258
34 W Edgar, Glenlofty $258
26 D Nelson, Meredith $258
85 RE & AR Wardlaw, Avoca $256
59 S McKenzie & CA Wilkie, Lake Bolac $255
50 KJ Moore, Creswick $253
86 Murphy Farm, Thorpdale $250
79 Warrawidgee Pastoral, Pittong $250
42 G OConnell, Thorpdale $248
39 JP Daly, Lismore $248
32 Barr St Quentin, Lismore $248
72 Lappenich P/L, Lake Bolac $246
50 RG Dorling, Thorpdale $246
40 P & J Fraser, Mannibadar $245
47 T & S Thornton, Mannibadar $242
36 A & S Morton, Tyrendarra $239
88 McConachy Farm, Lismore $238
51 E & J Davis, Mt Egerton $238
26 GJ Ruddle, Ballangeich $236
41 Strathpine Pastoral, Streatham $231
65 T & B Bedggood, Napoleons $227
54 Durkin Farms, Thorpdale $225
44 C & C Ruddle, Ellerlsie $224
37 BT & LM Roycroft, Terang $224
66 D & J Blackshaw, Thorpdale $221
36 S Wylie, Lismore $220
25 DA & LV Banks, Mt Mercer $219
39 M Burrows, Burrumbeet $218
70 SJ Crick Family Trust, Nerring $216
62 P & M Gristede, Peterborough $215
61 M & N Castello, Thorpdale $215
24 G Miles, Warrenmang $215
55 DM Donovan, Learmonth $211
32 B Hamer, Timor $207
     
  SHORN LAMS  
91 AJ & LS Bibby, Lexton $265
     
  XBRED SHEEP  
19 G McLeod, Alma $225
143 Rowallan lodge, Windermere $220
47 CE Alexander, Windermere $220
47 Warrawidgee, Pittong $220
45 Tandarra Holdings, Vite Vite $220
78 May Partnership, Derrinallum $212
21 PL & LM May, Derrinallum $212
36 East Hill Pastoral, Bookaar $210
260 S Hives, Carngham $200
14 Grills & Beaumont, Dunnstown $200
16 Emu Hill, Linton $194
36 MJ & TL Savage, Derrinallum $191
21 Malpara Pastoral, Purnim $190
13 G Lang, Lismore $190
30 IR & EB Perry, Landsborough $179
     
  MERINO EWES  
162 D & S Wardlaw, Avoca $209
51 RG & RL McErvale, Waterloo $192
33 GL & ME Johnson, Ampitheatre $180
73 Hunter Richardson Rural, Glenthompson $170
     
  MERINO WETHERS  
36 NJ & WM Ead, Talbot $210
92 Uralla Trust, Burrumbeet $198
45 CL & GL Pickering, Derrinallum $184

 

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