Records are almost a daily occurrence in the prime lamb industry with lambs making $301.20.
Onlookers from as far afield as NSW and Victoria flocked to Naracoorte, SA, for its first ever Texas Longhorn sale.
As records fall across the state each week for lambs at auction, $255.20 was recorded during the regular prime lamb sale at Corowa
Perhaps indicative of the current seasonal outlook, quality cattle in forward store condition were in demand from restockers at the Wodonga cattle sale.
For one reason or another lot feeder presence at regular store cattle markets has vanished in recent weeks.
Stock agents are being urged to be aware of new animal welfare standards and guidelines for saleyards which have been recently legislated.
Buyers local to the Colac, Geelong and Camperdown districts stuck strongly by sellers at Colac's monthly store cattle sale when volume feed buyers failed to attend.
The eastern states slaughter of beef cattle has returned to the higher levels of 145,000-plus head achieved in the week before ANZAC.