I Mr Alfred Harrison reports his weekly i sale as follows :— Cowa—There was a good demand for first-class animals, and cows just calved sold from £5 2s 6d to £7 2s 6d; aged, £3. Pigs—Large stores, 235, 255, 30s, 30s 6d to 38s ; slips, 5s to 10s. Hotjltry—Fowls, Is 6d to 2s lid per pair; ducks, 2s 6d to 3s 2d. Produce—Derwents 40s to 50s per ton; oats Is 3d to Is 6d per bushel; chickwheat 5s to 7s per bag; carrots 2s 3d to 2s 6d per bag ; onions |d, fd to Id per lb; bran 3s 6d ; carcase pork, 122 lbs at 3fd 1421bs at 3|d, 1581bs at 3£d. A good line of mutton would sell well. A quantity of harness sold very well. Implements—Drays £13 5s and £710s ; D.F. plough £4 to £4 10s. A large quantity of furniture and effects I was cleared satisfactorily.
Permanent link to this item
SECOND EDITION., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2427, 12 May 1890
SECOND EDITION. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2427, 12 May 1890
Using This Item
See our copyright guide for information on how you may use this title.