ALI KUCHEL talks through this week's market trends.
A new record price was reached at the Jamestown store sale on Thursday last week, after a draft of young ewes attracted attention from competitive buyers, and pushed sale’s top price to $280.
Sheep and lamb numbers were slightly down to 1760 at the Mount Pleasant market on Thursday last week but an influx of cattle from a local stock dispersal, filled multiple cattle pens and pushed yarding to 317, slightly up on the previous market.
THE James family achieved a record price of $295 for their 26th annual on-property sale held near Lucindale on Friday.
THERE was strong bidding competition from the Lower South East at the annual Amherst, Wittalocka and Moville weaner sales on Friday, November 17.