Wiliams, Bland and Go report upon the live stook market at the Ashburton yards on Tuesday, 30th April. The entry consisted of about 10,500 sheep, 20 head of cattle and 60 pigs. There waß also a large attendanoe of farmers and others, and the bidding on the whole showed firmness and an upward tend* enoy, every line being sold, Cattle as usual being rather dull of sale. The following are the prioes obtained :— Fat orossbred ewes and wethers, 8s 6d to lis 3d ; 2 and 4- tooth orosa. bred ewes and wethers, 10s lOd to lis 6d ; orossbred lambs, 4s lid to 8s ; orossbred ewes, 4a 2d, 6s 3d to 8s 6d ; merino ewes, 2s 6d to 4s sd; Leicester rams, 1 to 1£ guinea; cattle— Fat heifers, £S 5s to £5.
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