The Naracoorte blue ribbon first-cross ewe sales later this month should again see great pay days for vendors, although agents are not expecting the magical $384 record paid in 2018 to be broken.
A MAGNIFICENT yarding of Merino ewes topped at $332 at the Keith Merino Breeders Association offshears sale on Friday, although there was a significant discount on secondary types.
A LARGE yarding of 27,000 ewes and lambs was met with strong buyer competition at Jamestown on Thursday, with young ewes selling to $272 and 5.5-year-olds topping at $211.
IT WAS a larger yarding than normal at the Bordertown off-shears sale, which reached $272, just shy of last year's saleyard record price of $274.
PRICES jumped at the annual Senior Park on-property sale near Bordertown, with young ewes reaching $272.