Merino lambs $20 dearer

PRIME SHEEP REPORT 28/06/21 Yarding: 13,990 It was a pretty good quality yarding with good numbers of heavy weight lambs along with a better selection of trade weights. There were also some well finished Merino lambs yarded and only limited light weight lambs to suit the restockers. Not all the regular buyers were operating with […]

Masks MANDATORY at Dubbo Saleyards

In response to current NSW Health recommendations, the following is now required by all visitors to the Dubbo Regional Livestock Markets effective immediately. – Facemasks are mandatory, and must be worn at all times in the DRLM. Auctioneers may remove their masks for selling only. – One person per 4sqm – Maintain social distancing of […]

Up to $20 dearer for all mutton grades

PRIME SHEEP REPORT 21/06/21 Yarding: 21,470 It was a plainer quality yarding with a fair percentage of the lambs lacking freshness and finish. There were still good numbers of heavy weight lambs along with the odd pen of neat trade and Merino lambs. A full field of buyers were in attendance including the return of […]

Prime heifers to 518c/kg

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 17/06/21 Yarding: 2070 Following the previous sales wet weather, market numbers lifted by almost 1,500. It was a good quality yarding with some top runs of grown steers and good young cattle to suit the feeders and processors. There were also good numbers of weaners suitable for the restockers yarded along with […]

Heavy lambs to $262 top

PRIME SHEEP REPORT 07/06/21 Yarding: 18,620 It was a plainer quality yarding with a larger percentage of secondary lambs compared to previous sales. There were still some outstanding heavy weight lambs yarded along with odd pens of neat trade weights. Most of the usual buyers were in attendance and operating. Trade lambs finished firm to […]

Cow and calf units to $3500

STORE CATTLE REPORT 04/06/21 Yarding: 300 With up to 30mm plus of rain in most districts over the last couple of days and the genuine cattle shortage it was only a small store sale in Dubbo. In light of this, those that were yarded were mostly very good quality with some top quality steer and […]

Restocker steers to 682c/kg

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 03/06/21 Yarding: 1780 Numbers were back by 700 for a yarding of 1,780. It was a mixed yarding with some good runs of well finished cows along with some secondary cows that had just weaned calves. There was a fair selection of young cattle to suit the trade but very few young […]