The number of store lambs on offer doubled at this week's Temuka sale as a yarding of 3000 store lambs was met with subdued demand.
iFarm has adjusted their lamb price outlook downwards again this month with dry conditions boosting kill numbers and overseas markets still subdued.
Aussie lamb slaughter this year has been running constantly higher than last year. From Jan to Aug, lamb slaughter has hit close to 13m head according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, 12% higher than the same period last year or an extra 1.4m lambs.
HB show week is traditionally a busy week for many and none more so than the auctioneers and yardies at Stortford. Check out a complimentary copy of the latest Livestock Eye report for the Stortford store cattle sale on Wednesday. Use the 'Full Screen' or 'Download' icons above to…