A buoyant sale and then some

The first five pens of store lambs sold from $173 to $177, the average price this week being $159, and no lambs sold for less than $100.

This ‘bullish’ market is being driven by rising schedule prices.

Arawood Farm Ltd at Cricklewood sold 93 prime ewes from $151 down to $130.

Best prices — Store male lambs: Paparatu Station (Waingake), 49, $177, 27, $144, 6, $102; Arawood Farm Ltd, 28, $177, 5, $122, 2, $101; Waituku Holdings (Wairoa), 22, $177; Homebush Station (Ngakaroa), 50, $174.50; DJ and PJ Gow (Waingake), 173, $173, 121, $161; C Bayliss (Ngatapa), 2, $144, 11, $134; JB Foss (Wairoa), 3, $141; IH and LJ Kirkpatrick (Makauri), 12, $130, 11, $100. Store ewe lambs: Kainga Farm (Ngatapa), 153, $175, 30, $167; Arawood Farm Ltd, 50, $160, 45, $154, 11, $122; DJ and PJ Gow, 55, $159, 102, $147; Waituku Holdings, 19, $144; JB Foss, 14, $139; Paparatu Station, 12, $130, 15, $129, 14, $105; IH and LJ Kirkpatrick, 17, $128; Bruce Lourie (Te Karaka), 8, $120.

The first five pens of store lambs sold from $173 to $177, the average price this week being $159, and no lambs sold for less than $100.

This ‘bullish’ market is being driven by rising schedule prices.

Arawood Farm Ltd at Cricklewood sold 93 prime ewes from $151 down to $130.

Best prices — Store male lambs: Paparatu Station (Waingake), 49, $177, 27, $144, 6, $102; Arawood Farm Ltd, 28, $177, 5, $122, 2, $101; Waituku Holdings (Wairoa), 22, $177; Homebush Station (Ngakaroa), 50, $174.50; DJ and PJ Gow (Waingake), 173, $173, 121, $161; C Bayliss (Ngatapa), 2, $144, 11, $134; JB Foss (Wairoa), 3, $141; IH and LJ Kirkpatrick (Makauri), 12, $130, 11, $100. Store ewe lambs: Kainga Farm (Ngatapa), 153, $175, 30, $167; Arawood Farm Ltd, 50, $160, 45, $154, 11, $122; DJ and PJ Gow, 55, $159, 102, $147; Waituku Holdings, 19, $144; JB Foss, 14, $139; Paparatu Station, 12, $130, 15, $129, 14, $105; IH and LJ Kirkpatrick, 17, $128; Bruce Lourie (Te Karaka), 8, $120.

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