Top quality lambs continue to attract solid competition at saleyards right across NSW and the season topping highs show little sign of slowing down.
Lamb prices have continued to solar into orbit as the world celebrates Neil Armstrong's first walk on the moon 50 years ago.
It was another strong lamb market at the Dubbo saleyards yesterday and as a result another selling centre record was set.
Mutton prices may ease towards the end of winter but, at historic highs, there will be little cause for producer complaint.
J and M Jamieson, Gundagai, set a new record price for the South Eastern Livestock Exchange (SELX), Yass for lamb on Wednesday.
Seasonal conditions across large sections of Australia continue to bite rapidly driving ewe numbers down writes Jason Trompf
The great lamb supply squeeze is worsening with Coles offering record forward contracts of $10 a kg in August for new-season suckers.