Ballarat prices for first-cross ewes heading to a positive turning point

Updated December 12 2023 - 10:36am, first published December 8 2023 - 5:00pm
Pictures by Philippe Perez

Well-bred Border Leicester/Merino first-cross ewes regularly achieved more than 200c/kg at Friday's First Cross Ewe Sale held at CVLX Ballarat, giving some confidence in the market, even though later runs stayed a little flat.


Philippe Perez


Philippe is a journalist for Australian Community Media's Stock & Land. He is based in Ballarat and covers all aspects of Victoria's farming community and industry. To get in contact, email

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