22 January 2020

Balclutha sheep sale 22.01

  • Heavy prime lambs lifted $10-$20 to $150-$180

  • Medium prime lambs gained $5-$10 to earn $125-$140

  • Heavy prime ewes held at $140-$160

  • Top store lambs improved slightly for the top end, up to $110-$117

  • Medium store lambs held at $100-$105

A good yarding of prime and store lambs sold well at Balclutha last Wednesday, PGG Wrightson agent Russell Maloney reported. Most traded on a steady to lifting market, though lighter store lambs did ease $5-$10, back to $50-$70. Light prime lambs held at $110.

Light to medium prime ewes eased $10 to $70-$105.