Fewer than 800 head on offer at Matawhero

The sole pen of prime ewes, containing 48 head, from Raroa Station at Tolaga Bay sold for $110, down on recent sales.

Best price for prime lambs was $161.50 for two from Grants Panel Shop at Te Karaka.

Two pens of store ram lambs from Tarere 2 Trust at Te Araroa topped the store lamb section at $120.

Store lamb prices rose by up to $12 this week, although many had good size, they were lacking the body condition seen at recent sales.

A pen of 30 MA ewes rwr from K.R and K.A McLanachan at Ormond, sold for $144.

Best prices —

Prime lambs: Grants Panel Shop, 2, $161.50, 2, $114; Tarere 2 Trust, 1, $131.50; Raroa Station, 21, $134; G Neilson, 9, $113.

Store male lambs: Tarere 2 Trust, 269, $120, 83, $105; Raroa Station, 49, $106, 23, $78; Keizil P/S, 7, $106, 9, $83, 13, $63; H.C Stills, 5, $102.

Store ewe lambs: Aramatua Station (Nuhaka), 44, $101, 4, $75; Tarere 2 Trust, 13, $94.50.

Store ewes (suitable for mating): K.R and K.A McLanachan, rwr, 30, $144, 9, $106; Matawai Station, 58, $130.

Store ewes for fattening: Raroa Station, 59, $100.

The sole pen of prime ewes, containing 48 head, from Raroa Station at Tolaga Bay sold for $110, down on recent sales.

Best price for prime lambs was $161.50 for two from Grants Panel Shop at Te Karaka.

Two pens of store ram lambs from Tarere 2 Trust at Te Araroa topped the store lamb section at $120.

Store lamb prices rose by up to $12 this week, although many had good size, they were lacking the body condition seen at recent sales.

A pen of 30 MA ewes rwr from K.R and K.A McLanachan at Ormond, sold for $144.

Best prices —

Prime lambs: Grants Panel Shop, 2, $161.50, 2, $114; Tarere 2 Trust, 1, $131.50; Raroa Station, 21, $134; G Neilson, 9, $113.

Store male lambs: Tarere 2 Trust, 269, $120, 83, $105; Raroa Station, 49, $106, 23, $78; Keizil P/S, 7, $106, 9, $83, 13, $63; H.C Stills, 5, $102.

Store ewe lambs: Aramatua Station (Nuhaka), 44, $101, 4, $75; Tarere 2 Trust, 13, $94.50.

Store ewes (suitable for mating): K.R and K.A McLanachan, rwr, 30, $144, 9, $106; Matawai Station, 58, $130.

Store ewes for fattening: Raroa Station, 59, $100.

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