The following is tho Corn Exohanße report for tho week ending Friday, Octobei I9tta, 1888:— With the hardening teobenoy In Mark tine, prices looally for whea* have bei n fairly maintained. 0 osing fit area h v. been In slight advanc as compared wi h thoieof last week. T eshlppng»rcommodatlnn it folly eqca' to requirements and rates are likely t • eiisa daring the next few weeks. Local Ml'lers are all fair!", well •applied, bo oar ohicf dcmar.d is f r ■hipping parcels, o which Tuscan is mooh preferred Chi keo wheat h>n adva o. d and nil lines are eagerly songht aftrr Milliog tats are dnU but go<»d short foed have a sti&'yd mind; Inferior grades »re neglected. 1 1 bar'ey we have do business to noird. Brans have been pretty well cleared cat for shipment tn tiondnc, bat peMhave only an oooaalonal enquiry The potato market has qu>e tiollapsed ;no enquiry and few aelleis. We qaote :— Wheat.— Prime Tasoan. 3s 9i to 3s lOd ; Pearl and Hunting 3d 8d to 3« 9i ; fowl-corn, 2a 8d to 3a 2i. Oats.— Mill In p, 2s 34 (-Ml) ; short heavy feed, 2s Id to 2i 2d ; inferior grades, Is lOd to 2s. Bablbt —Nominally, 4i to 4s 3d for prime. Bbaks —2a 91 to 2-i lOd. Pjsas. 2 5i to 2 6i Qrasi Seed. —^yo grass, machine dressed, 2» 9J to 2j lQd ; farmers' parcels 2vto 2s 3i ; oooksfoot 31 to B|'l. POTATOEB. —40a ooonny stations. Daiey Produce. — Baiter, 6d tc 7d ; cbe.eu, 4Ji to 5 '. T c above prices are those p>id to farm^ra for delivery f.o.V* sscka extra.
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CORN EXCHANGE., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 1975, 20 October 1888
CORN EXCHANGE. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 1975, 20 October 1888
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