First-cross ewes sell better than expected at Yass

Stephen Burns
Updated November 28 2023 - 11:55am, first published 6:45am
Brent Medway, Tolldale, Gunning, who sold the top priced ewes for $182 a head, with his ram breeder Wes Kember, Gleneith SuperBorders, Ganmain.
Brent Medway, Tolldale, Gunning, who sold the top priced ewes for $182 a head, with his ram breeder Wes Kember, Gleneith SuperBorders, Ganmain.

A top price of $182 a head was achieved on Monday for first-cross ewes at Yass, while lambs sold to $72, when agents yarded 15,109 head.

Stephen Burns

Stephen Burns

Journalist, Wagga Wagga

Jackaroo on Merino sheep studs in the Riverina, a lifetime working on the land with sheep, cropping and cattle. Graduate Charles Sturt Uni with degree in Business and a Dean's Certificate. Graduate C.B. Alexander Agricultural College

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