Lambs up to $30/hd cheaper

Yarding: 17,469 The first sale for two weeks produced a very good quality yarding with large numbers of well finished heavy weight lambs throughout. There was also good numbers of well finished Merino lambs and only very limited numbers of ideal trade weights. Most of the regular buyers were in attendance and operating in a cheaper […]

Dubbo store sales resume Friday June 19

Store cattle sales are set to resume after a three month break due to COVID-19 restrictions. The next Dubbo store cattle sale is scheduled for Friday June 19, however some restrictions will be in place. COVID-19 restrictions will require all agents and commission buyers to pre-register prior to sale day. All visitors to the DRLM […]

Dubbo Store sale set for June 19

The next Dubbo store cattle sale is scheduled for Friday June 19, 2020. COVID-19 restrictions will be in place, requiring all agents and commission buyers to pre-register with the Dubbo Stock and Station Agents office prior to sale day. All visitors to the DRLM must have completed the online induction available on the Dubbo Regional […]

Feeder steers sell to 425c/kg

It was a mixed yarding with a number of plainer quality cattle mixed throughout the yarding. There were odd lots of well finished trade cattle along with a few pens of good feeder cattle. There were good numbers of cows along with a fair selection of grown steers and heifers. Not all the regular buyers […]

Restockers pay 333c/kg top for cows

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 28/05/20 Yarding: 1392 It was a fair to good quality yarding with a pretty good selection of young trade cattle along with fair numbers of feeders. Grown steers were in limited supply and there was good numbers of grown heifers and cows. Cows represented almost 30% of the total yarding. Most of […]

Heavy cows to 322c/kg

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 21/05/20 Yarding: 1149 It was a good quality yarding with a very good selection of trade cattle which included a consignment of prime heifer yearlings from a southern feedlot. Cows and grown heifers were well supplied though there were only odd lots of grown steers. Most of the regular buyers were in […]

NVD update for vendors

Changes to National Vendor Declarations are being implemented soon. Updated versions of LPA NVDs for all species will be available from 1 July 2020, to be identified by version number 0720. Current versions of NVDs for all species will continue to be accepted until 31 December 2020. From 1 January 2021, only the updated versions […]

Yearling heifers to 415c/kg, cows to 320c/kg

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 14/05/20 Yarding: 1704 Today’s sale offered a mostly plainer quality yarding with a large percentage of the yarding suitable for the restockers and backgrounders. There were very few prime young cattle and very limited numbers to suite the feeders. There was a fair supply of cows and there was some well finished […]

Prime lambs to restockers firm

PRIME SHEEP REPORT 11/04/20 Yarding: 8950 Most weights and grades were represented in a fair quality yarding though there were a lot of small tidy up lots mixed throughout. Not all the regular buyers were present with the absence of a couple of southern operators. Light weight lambs to the processors were $2 to $4 […]

Crossbred ewes to $231/hd

PRIME SHEEP REPORT 04/05/20 Yarding: 7035 Despite the excellent rain’s numbers lifted by 2,000. It was a pretty good quality yarding with good numbers of lambs with weight along with fair numbers of trade weights. There was also a reasonable supply of lambs to suit the restockers. Light weight lambs to the processors were firm […]

Dearer trend at wet sale

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 30/05/20 Yarding: 741 Numbers remained steady with good rainfall overnight and throughout the sale. Cows and heifers were well supplied with steer numbers reduced. There were limited supplies of well finished trade cattle with the majority of the young cattle best suited to restocking or feedlot purposes. Well finished heavy cows in […]

Lamb numbers fall to 5321

Yarding: 5321 Lamb numbers were back and the quality was good. Trade and heavy lambs were well supplied and there were fewer light weights which were keenly sought after by both restockers and processors. Merino lambs were very limited and the market sold to a similar trend.The 2 score processing lambs were again very solid […]

Heavy weight lambs $4 dearer

Yarding: 8,281 Despite around over 20mm of overnight rain numbers lifted by 800. It was a fair to good quality yarding with a good selection of both trade and heavy weight lambs throughout. Most of the regular buyers were in attendance and operating.Light weight lambs to the processors were firm with the 12kg to 18kg […]

New DRLM visitor requirements

LATEST UPDATE FROM DUBBO REGIONAL COUNCIL All visitors to the DRLM will be required to complete a declaration and be signed into the facility by a member of staff. If possible, please have the declaration completed prior to entry. This will save time on sale days. Please ensure you have completed the DRLM site induction […]

Numbers back after rain

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 26/03/20 Yarding: 1419 With up to 40mm of rain overnight and yesterday afternoon numbers were back on the expected draw. It was a mixed yarding with good numbers of very well finished yearlings once again sourced from a southern feedlot along with fair number to suit the feeders. Cows and grown steers […]