Market Report

Forbes Sheep Sale Market Report

12/6/18

Total Yard – 33650hd   Lambs 24550   Sheep 9100

Lamb numbers remained steady and quality was very good particularly for the heavy trade and heavy weight lambs. There were
mainly trade and heavy weights penned while the usual secondary plainer… Continue reading

Forbes Sheep Sale Market Report

29/5/2018

Yarded – 38,100hd   Lambs 27,300   Mutton 10,800

Numbers eased slightly this sale with both lamb and mutton showing the decrease. Lamb quality was similar to that of the
previous sale with good numbers of finished grain assisted lambs offered… Continue reading

Forbes Cattle Sale Market Report

28/5/2108

Yarded – 1,681hd

Numbers reduced this sale and quality also declined. The continuing dry conditions saw plain secondary cattle make up the
majority of the yarding with only a few well finished grain fed pens available. The usual buyers… Continue reading

Forbes Sheep Sale Market Report

22/5/2018

Total yard – 41,050hd   Lambs 28,650   Sheep 12,400

Numbers remained steady this sale though lamb numbers showed a decrease. Lamb quality was fair with good numbers of well finished and grain assisted lambs penned along with the plainer lighter… Continue reading

Forbes Cattle Market Report

21/5/2018

Yarded – 2,330hd

Numbers doubled this sale but quality was reduced from the previous sale. There was an increased yarding of plain light cattle however there were a few well finished supplementary fed pens available. The usual buyers were… Continue reading

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