Investment of time and money was rewarded at the Kamarooka Park ram sale this week.
The national commodity forecaster, ABARES, is predicting another big jump in lamb and mutton prices this financial year.
Marty and Karen Koolstra are struggling to meet consumer demand with their home-grown product highly sought after in the Dandenongs.
Wool prices took their biggest ever leap last week but will the rise be sustained if more wool flows onto the market.
At the end of a frenetic day 130 cents a kilogram had been added to the EMI price in a single day's trading.
Quality genetics combined with careful pasture management has enabled Celia Scott to produce an ideal prime lamb for the supermarket trade.