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The bidding stopped at $151 for seven prime ewes at Coalgate.
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Prime lamb prices lifted at Coalgate livestock sales.
The ewe market gathered pace with prices rising $3 to $5 across all grades at Christchurch sales.
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Prime ewes were in demand with the market lifting $3-$5 at Christchurch.
Heavy ewes had a $5-$10 lift to reach $150 at Coalgate
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Heavier lamb prices slipped but lighter lambs did well at Christchurch livestock sales.
Heavier prime and store lambs had mixed results at Coalgate.
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Prime lambs ranged from $85 to $125 at Christchurch livestock sales.
Stock values were steady at Coalgate sales.
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Heavy ewes made $105-$120 in a rising market in Christchurch.
Prime ewes were in demand, making as much as $120 at Coalgate livestock sales.
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Crossbred wool values continued their slide at Christchurch.
Now the TPPA deal has been scuppered, it is time to pursue other opportunities says the red meat sector.
Sales of NZ wines in the US should continue to grow despite the TPP thumbs down.