o~ (Mayrhofer, KEWA, III: 463, Henning, AION 6:45 sqq
FINISHED HOGGETS -1235 hoggets including some great quality runs met a strong trade to produce an SQQ
average of 197.
APRIL 1 A short entry of just 643 tegs with an improved trade on light and handy weights to give an SQQ
All classes well sold producing an SQQ
of 176p and overall at 170p - the best for some time.
Lightweights more difficult to sell with several buyers very quiet reduced the SQQ
to just 153.
Those who braved the conditions were rewarded with a much sharper trade and an SQQ
A smaller show of lambs forward led to an increase of 8-10 pence per kilo on the week, with an overall SQQ
of nearly 153 pence.
A successful result across the board with an SQQ
Fewer numbers about on the day, however, meant that the sales average was not as bad as expected, returning at an overall SQQ
of 146 pence per kilo.