The atmosphere may have been subdued with only one agent selling, but competition was solid.
All the action from the Corcoran Parker Annual Premier Angus Special Store Cattle Sale at NVLX today.
WVLX has released its livestock selling fees for the new $15million saleyards in Mortlake, in preparation for the first prime market on Monday 22 January, 2018.
Demand for secondary stock is so intense that the bulk of the plainer lighter weight categories are selling above $100.
New and repeat buyers bid eagerly for Merino ewes at the Salt Creek Merino annual production held at Woorndoo, Vic on Thursday.
The lamb market has entered summer on a high, with prices driven by a shortage of well-finished lambs.
Dry conditions and limited supplies of finished lambs boosted rates in NSW, while markets in the south trended lower.
The outlook for lamb remains strong as southern Victorian producers begin the annual turn-off in lambs in earnest.
Spring lamb prices are charging ahead on the back of a shortage of well-finished lambs in the north and south.