13 November 2019

Balclutha sheep 13.11

  • Heavy prime hoggets eased to $170-$200

  • Heavy prime ewes improved to $190-$230

  • Prime rams were discounted $20 to $100

A small offering of sheep was well contested at Balclutha last Wednesday as buyers battle for supply, PGG Wrightson agent Russell Maloney reported.

Prime hoggets eased $10 on average for the top end of each band, with medium trading at $140-$160, and lighter types $110-$130.

Prime ewes were in hot demand and with medium types at $150-$170 and lighter ewes lifting to $120-$140.