Naracoorte first-cross ewe sales expected to be back from record levels

CM
November 7 2023 - 2:38pm
Jeremy Boddington and Renea Virgo-Boddington stand in the paddock with some of their ewe lambs, which will be offered in the Naracoorte blue ribbon first-cross ewe lamb sale. The Boddingtons say the lambs are as good as they have ever been. Picture by Catherine Miller
Jeremy Boddington and Renea Virgo-Boddington stand in the paddock with some of their ewe lambs, which will be offered in the Naracoorte blue ribbon first-cross ewe lamb sale. The Boddingtons say the lambs are as good as they have ever been. Picture by Catherine Miller

Prices at the Naracoorte blue ribbon first-cross ewe and ewe lamb sales are likely to drop back to levels not seen for close to a decade - the last time lambs were worth less than $5 a kilogram carcase weight.

CM

Catherine is Stock Journal's long time livestock editor and South East journalist.

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