SHEEP

Restocker lambs in demand

LAMB and mutton producers have enjoyed surging demand in the past week where the national indicator price for lamb averaged 808c/kg carcass weight.

Staff writer
Sheep and lamb prices are red hot .Picture Mark Saunders.

Sheep and lamb prices are red hot .Picture Mark Saunders.

The high demand saw the saleyard price indicator 64c/kg cwt above the Over The Hooks (OTH) price. Meat & Livestock Australia says it's not uncommon for OTH quotes to lag behind prices seen in the saleyards....

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