Store ram lambs earned an average of $81-$90
Prime lambs traded at $136-$161
Prime mixed-age ewes mostly sold at $145
Numbers lifted at Matawhero last Friday, with around 4500 store lambs on offer. At the top end, male lambs lifted to $99-$122, with the bottom end at $61-$89. Mixed-sex lambs were of lighter weights and these sold accordingly with the best at $75. Ewe lambs strengthened and the heavier types fetched $81-$112.50 and medium, $66-$71.