Poverty Bay

13 September 2019

Matawhero 13.09

  • Heavy ram lambs earned $190

  • Heavy prime ewes lifted to $202-$215

  • Average feeder calf price lifted to $157

There were around 300 head of store lambs at the Matawhero sheep sale last Friday where short-term lambs were in demand. The majority of lambs sold for $150-$168, with lighter types down to $90.

Prime lambs sold on par with the previous week with the top end at $235-$240, and medium types around $200.