Report Date: 16th Aug 2022
Total Yarding: 1666
Inverell penned 738 grown sheep and 928 lambs. Lamb quality consisted of some very good drafts of well finished heavy lambs. Grown sheep presented well with heavy drafts of cross bred and dorper ewes along with limited drafts of heavy crossbred wethers. All the regular buyers attended a solid market.
Light lambs to the restockers sold from $109 to $135/head. Trade dorpers sold to $148 while the heavy trades reached $160 to $184/head. Lambs over 26kgs cwt reached $210/head while the lambs over 30 kg cwt sold from $217 to $238/head. Hoggets reached $152/head for the heavy pens.
Grown sheep included pens of heavy crossbred ewes selling to $132/head while the dorper drafts made to $158/head, Heavy cross bred wethers made to $180/head. Crossbred rams were selling from $60 to $80/head.
Market Reporter, Stephen Adams.