Sheep producers will continue to see strong returns for lambs, sheepmeat.
The Stock Take: Mecardo's Matt Dalgleishm analyses the cost of feeding sheep as farmers face uncertain weather forecast.
A widespread price lift for all sheep and lamb categories suggest waning supply throughout the eastern states.
Producers should aim for a condition score of at least 2.7 if they have any chance of bearing lambs says industry specialist.
If we’re not seeing the low for mutton prices now, we’re not far off it, says Mecardo's Andrew Whitelaw.
As sheep producers across the country wait to see what the weather will do, there has been much talk about just how high ewe prices will go when the rain comes.
With prices punching above their normal seasonal range and a steady wool market, the Merino lamb is looking very attractive to restockers.