WEEKELY MARKET REPORT.
Mataura Ensign , Putanga 400, 17 Huitanguru 1898, Page 2
WEEKELY MARKET REPORT.
M^#^H z^ V^«otif#Dunefn', report|wholeß|M .asrfote. tesfe&f& WeAwbuia ask. farmers %hea sending samples .always to- put aiprioe on them, as bn g*Mv n s£ se^»oUnedi6:niake offers. m Whiat.-Mavket brisk?for;p t ;i meßamp i es We quoto^-Best-velvetiOamaru, 4s 43 -.to 4s,ed south 4s 4d to 4s f gd'tbest Tuacan^- Oamaru 4s 6d to 45.7 d south'4's 3d "to 4s 6d;-red ohafi,-48 3d,to-4s.sd;ifdwls'wheat,-3s2d^■ to'3s7d.;'. ''AJf^k- Oats.-^The;,ma,rketf. Jetaalns/firmi i.iWe'i. have sold'.Sutherlands aV,2s;Bd. t6'2s-4d,'i and bright short Je"ed*ftf l^ap«Bß i ll ii yv^'" o j H Barley.^-Feedvsorts are;qfflited J at*2s' 2d to 2s 6d; milhiig^as to 3s ,3.d; 5 imatting, from" 3 4 L w have ordered or., all' -grades, 1 and pan place a large guahtlty... Byecorn ,3s 3di 'Flpur: We quote r £12.V Oatmeal in 25'8,-*il -lOs. 'P.carl j 'barley, £16- Br>n, £3.' Poftof d/£3'lss. Nelson hops are quoted' StTl.b4a*'io Is. Linseed; wantedV £10' iOs with"" good enquiry. Chaff.— Prime quality, well-out oaten sheaf, is in short supply, and we have made Bales at £4; medium; £3 15s to £3. 17 a 6d. 1 Byegrass. The demand Jb'.' brisk, and prices .."are firmer. Wei quote: For farmers' diessed, 2s 3d to, 3s machined, ",3s 4s— a- good inquiry for small seed; Cocksfoot, 2Jd.tp.3Jd for farmers' lots, aid 4d to 5Jd for machined. Pressed straw, 27s 6d to 30si Clpver. hay, £3 ss. Nitrate of soda, £15, Basic slag, £5. Potatoes. Kidneys, £7. i Sheepskins. We quote Butchers' grefln orossbreds, 3s 9d to 4s 9d extra, ss^io 6s; dry* crossbreds, 2s 5d to 5s 6d;.;'.<J ry merinos, 2s 3d to 3s (id medium do, 1b 6d to 2a; pelts, 6d to Is 93;- We sells^ery' Tuesday. if*'-"* •"■■s'*■ Hides, l|d tp.3|d, aooordingib weigh/and condition. Tallow.— Bough fat, 8s 6d to 10s 6d j rendered, 10s to 14s. s Horsehair, Is to Is 3d. Wool— Our next sale takes place on the 24th inst., and all wool for' this sale must reach our stores by 21st. Crown Sheep Dip. ;The best in the market price, 4s Cd per gallon. Cornsacks. We have landed a large shipment of 40in. and 48in. sacks, and Bhall be pleased to quote on application. Binder Twine. We have a large stock,' and can supply all qualities at lowest quotations. Country sales conducted on the most reasonable terms. We supply rabbit and sheep netting, and gi7e special quotations by the mile. We have oil cake in stook. We undertake country clearing sales. FBDIT AND PJIODUCK BEPOKT. Butter. Prime salt Dairy-made, 7d medium, 6d per lb. Cheese. Good Akaroa, to 4d factory, 4Jd to 4Jd. Pigs, 4d for good quality wanted. ■Poultry received for sale any day but Saturday. Boosters (young), 4s to 4s 6d hens, 2s 6d to 2s 9d ducks (young), ss. Beeswax, Is to Is 3d, according to quality. Fruit. We have pleasure in advising fruit growers that we hold regular fruit sales three days a week, and any consignments will have our best attention. We have special facilities for disposing of all kinds at full market values. Correspondence invited. We beg to give our farmer friends notioe that all our new seed cleaning machines, including a new machine in place of the one burnt at Messrs Andrews and Beaven's fire at Christchurch, will be in position in 14 days, and we are then able to put through 600 sacks in 24 hours. We have an ordej: to supply 10,000 sacks of grass seed, and shall be glad to receive samples. Please consign all seed to Messrs Moritzson and Hopkin's private siding. All farmers aro cordially invited to inspect our new plant.