Prime lamb numbers back due to rain

PRIME REPORT 26/10/20 Yarding: 8170 With up to 70mm of rain, numbers were back by 4,700 for a fair to good quality yarding of lambs. Merino lambs were a big part of the yarding along with odd pens of well finished new season lambs. There were only odd pens of heavy weight lambs mixed throughout. […]

Quarterly goat sale

The next Dubbo goat sale will be held on Tuesday November 10, 2020. Sale starts at 11am. If you wish to participate in this sale, please contact your preferred agent. Prospective bidders need to register with the DSSA office prior to start of the sale.

Bobby calves make 700c/kg

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 22/10/20 Yarding: 2904 It was an excellent quality yarding with good numbers of prime vealers, yearlings, grown steers and heifers. The bulk of the cows in the yarding were also prime. A full field of buyers competed solidly with particularly strong interest from the backgrounders. Young cattle to the trade were up […]

$1430 steer top at Dubbo store sale

Yarding: 960 It was a mixed yarding with some good quality British bred steer and heifer weaners yarded along with fair numbers of Bos Indicus cross weaners. There was also a fair consignment of dairy cross heifer weaners yarded along with an outstanding line up of PTIC cows and cows and calves. There was a […]

$280 top at weekly sheep market

PRIME SHEEP REPORT 12/10/20 Yarding: 23,960 It was a good quality yarding with a good selection of both trade and heavy weight new season lambs along with some very good old lambs mostly with plenty of weight. There was also good numbers of heavy weight Merino lambs mixed throughout. Most of the usual buyers were […]

New season lambs to $214

PRIME SHEEP & LAMB REPORT 21/09/20 Yarding: 15,868 With up to 25mm of weekend rain, numbers were back by almost 8,300. It was mostly a good quality yarding with a good selection of both trade and heavy weight new season lambs along with good numbers of heavy weight old lambs both crossbreds and Merinos. A […]

Quality cows to 318c/kg

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 17/09/20 Yarding: 2,302 It was a very good quality yarding with a good selection of prime young cattle along with good numbers of properly finished grown steers and heifers. The cow quality was outstanding. All the usual buyers were operating along with an extra northern feeder operator. Young cattle to the trade […]

Mutton $14/hd dearer at prime market

PRIME SHEEP REPORT 14/09/20 Yarding: 24,762 As the better season continues, good mobs continue coming in with another top quality yarding of lambs. There were good numbers of properly finished crossbred and Merino lambs along with better numbers of new season lambs. The usual buyers were in attendance along with the return of a couple of southern […]

Demand still strong for ewe lambs

PRIME SHEEP & LAMB REPORT 07/09/20 Yarding: 23, 961 Following last weeks stronger markets numbers were up by 7,000. It was another very good quality yarding with good numbers of outstanding heavy weight lambs both crossbreds and Merinos. There were only fair numbers of trade lambs along with odd pens of new season lambs. Most of the […]

Reatocker steers to 464c

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 03/09/20 Yarding: 4344 Numbers were up by almost 1,400 as the start of the spring sell off commences. It was a very good quality yarding with good numbers of prime conditioned cattle in all sections along with fair numbers to suit the feeders. The usual buyers were in attendance along with the […]

First cross ewe lambs to $264/hd

PRIME SHEEP & LAMB REPORT 31/08/20 Yarding: 12,950 It was a top quality yarding with good numbers of outstanding heavy weight lambs, along with good numbers of very well finished Merinos. There was also a good supply of both trade and heavy weight new season lambs mixed throughout. Most of the regular buyers were in […]

Ewe lambs to $262 in dearer market

PRIME SHEEP & LAMB REPORT 24/08/20 Yarding: 10,950 It was a plainer quality yarding with a larger percentage of small tidy up lots, though there were still good numbers of heavy weight lambs mixed throughout. There were a few pens of well finished new season lambs yarded, though the Merino lamb quality was back. Most […]

$2600 top for store cows and calves

STORE CATTLE REPORT 21/08/20 Numbers halved on the previous store sale held in mid July, back to 700 head. Most categories were represented. Weaners were well supplied with limited numbers of yearlings. Quality was fair to good with condition showing some variation. There was a good selection of Cow/calf units and a few PTIC Cows. […]

Feeders up to 15c dearer

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 20/08/20 Yarding: 2,627 It was a mixed yarding with good numbers of prime cattle in all sections along with a couple of large consignments of plainer conditioned Bos Indicus cross weaners suitable for the restockers. There was a better selection of ideal feeder cattle than previous sales. Most of the regular buyers […]

$200 top in cheaper lamb market

PRIME SHEEP & LAMB SALE 17/08/20 Yarding: 13,542 Once again heavy weight lambs made up the bulk of the yarding along with good numbers of well finished Merino lambs. There were also a few pens of well finished new season lambs penned. Not all the regular buyers were operating in a mostly cheaper market. Trade […]

ALPA Young Auctioneers come to Dubbo

Ten of the best NSW young auctioneers will get the opportunity to showcase their impressive talent at the selling rostrum following the announcement of a new date for the Australian Livestock and Property Agents Association NSW Young Auctioneers Competition. Traditionally the competition has been staged at the Sydney Royal Show with the ALPA National Young […]

Boer goats top at $350/hd

DUBBO GOAT SALE 11/8/20 Prices skyrocketed for goats in the small yarding of some 300 head at Tuesday’s Dubbo goat sale, rebounding in value by as much as $140 to $150 across the board. Boer wethers could have been $150 dearer and topped at $350, while Boer nannies sold $140 to $150 better making up […]