Market Report

Forbes Sheep Sale Market Report

16/4/2019

Total Yarding – 29,050hd      Lambs – 19,800      Sheep – 9,250

Lamb numbers fell and the quality was good with plenty of supplementary feed trade and heavy lambs offered. Light lambs were back in
numbers and… Continue reading

Forbes Cattle Sale Market Report

15/4/2019

Total Yarding – 1277hd

Numbers eased and the quality was very mixed. Yearlings were well supplied and there was a small run of weaners and grown steers. Cows
made up a large percentage of the offering. The market trend… Continue reading

Forbes Sheep Sale Market Report

9/04/2019

Total Yarding – 34,250hd      Lambs – 28,500      Sheep – 5,750

Lamb numbers increased slightly and quality was very good for the trade and heavy weights which were generally well finished along with a
few plainer… Continue reading

Forbes Cattle Sale Market Report

8/04/2019

Total Yarding – 2284hd 

Numbers doubled this sale, with cows and yearlings showing the biggest change. Quality continued to be very mixed, with both well finished
and plainer types penned. The usual buyers were present and competing in a… Continue reading

Forbes Cattle Sale Market Report

2/04/2019

Total Yarding – 34,550hd      Lambs – 25,650      Sheep – 8,900

Numbers jumped with both lamb and mutton showing the increase. Lamb quality was similar to the previous sales with good
numbers of grain assisted finished… Continue reading

Forbes Cattle Sale Market Report

1/04/2019

Total Yarding – 1024hd 

Numbers lifted this sale and quality also improved. There was an increased offering of better finished cattle available along with
the plainer types. The usual buyers were present and competing in a dearer market.
Yearling… Continue reading

Forbes Sheep Sale Market Report

26/03/2019

 

 

Numbers decreased sharply this sale, with both lamb and mutton showing the decrease. Lamb quality was fair, with good numbers of grain assisted finished lambs offered, along with the plainer types. The usual buyers were present and… Continue reading

Forbes Cattle Sale Market Report

25/03/2019

Total Yarding – 569hd

Numbers fell this sale and quality continues to be very mixed. There was both supplementary fed and plainer cattle penned with
yearlings making up the majority of the offering. The usual buyers were present and… Continue reading

Forbes Sheep Sale Market Report

19/03/2019

Total Yarding – 41,700hd      Lambs – 33,600      Sheep – 8,100

Lamb numbers lifted and the quality was very good with plenty of well finished trade and heavy lambs offered. There were good
runs of Merinos,… Continue reading

Forbes Cattle Sale Market Report

18/03/2019

Total Yarding  – 647Hd 

 

Numbers declined sharply this sale and quality continued to be very mixed. There were some grain assisted cattle on offer, along
with the plainer types. Cows made up the majority of the offering and… Continue reading