Market Report

Forbes Sheep Sale Market Report

8/5/2018

Yarded – 28,720hd   Lambs 18,470   Sheep 10,250

Numbers declined this sale with lambs showing the decrease. Lamb quality was similar to that of previous sales with both well finished and plainer pens yarded. Heavy and… Continue reading

Forbes Cattle Sale Market Report

7/5/2018

Yarded – 1,536hd

Numbers declined this week and quality was similar to that of previous sales. There was a large percentage of plainer cattle yarded along with the few grain assisted well finished lines. The usual buyers were present… Continue reading

Forbes Sheep Sale Market Report

1/5/2018

Yarded – 35,150hd   Lambs 28,500   Sheep 6,650

Numbers increased this sale with lambs showing the increase. Lamb quality was also improved slightly with a better run of well finished heavy and extra heavy weight lambs… Continue reading

Forbes Cattle Sale Market Report

30/4/2018

Yarded – 1,870hd

Numbers lifted this sale though quality continues to be mixed. There were a large percentage of plain cattle yarded though there was still some good lines of well finished and grain assisted pens available. The usual… Continue reading

Forbes Sheep Sale Market Report

24/4/2018

Yarded – 25,900hd  Lambs  20,450   Sheep 5,450

Numbers lifted slightly this sale with lambs showing the increase. Lamb quality was similar to that of previous sales with good numbers of well finished and grain assisted… Continue reading

Forbes Cattle Sale Market Report

23/4/2018

Yarded – 1,335hd

Numbers almost halved on the previous sale as 1,300 head were yarded. Although quality remained very mixed, there was some improvement as fewer drought conditioned lines were penned. There were greater numbers of 3 and 4… Continue reading

Forbes Sheep Sale Market Report

17/4/2018

Yarded – 23,400hd   Lambs 16,650   Sheep 6,750

Numbers fell this sale with both lamb and mutton showing the decrease. Lamb quality was mixed with both well finished and plainer lambs penned. The usual buyers were… Continue reading

Forbes Cattle Sale Market Report

16/4/2018

Yarded – 2,597hd

Numbers reduced slightly this sale though quality showed no improvement. The continuing dry season saw a large percentage of plainer secondary cattle penned along with the few better finished grain assisted pens. The usual buyers were… Continue reading

Forbes Sheep Market Report

10/4/2018

Yarded – 39,100hd   Lambs  28,150   Sheep  10,950

Numbers remained similar this sale though quality was reduced. Lamb quality was very mixed with a large percentage of plainer lambs penned along with the better… Continue reading

Forbes Cattle Market Report

9/4/2018

Yarded – 2,808hd

With no sale last week due to the public holiday numbers doubled this sale. Quality was very mixed with a large percentage of plainer secondary cattle offered along with the few better finished pens. The usual… Continue reading