Geraldine Stock Market.
(From our own Correspondent)
Thorß was a good attendance at the GeraUUue live stock sale yesterday, when thorn was only (i fair entry of stock, and little or no improvement was reported in the sheep market. Cnttlo were dull of *ale. The entry ef sheep was about 3,000, aad prices realised were:—fat lambs 16s 6d, fat ewes 13s 3d, 15s lOd, 16s, 16s 2d to 10s 6d ; f-bred fat merino ewes 7s lOd ; stores—Forward ewes 12s ; fibred ewes iv lamb 15a 6d ; hoggets 13a 7d, 14s 2d, 14s lOd, to 15s 9d; small hocgets lls lOd ; aged ewes in lamb 7s 6d. About. 25 head of oattle were yarded. Eat cows brought £4 to £i 7s 6d ; fat heifers £3 to £5 17s 6d ; forwarJ steers d 64 15s; yearling steers and heifers 19s 6d to 203; old cows in calf 27a, Pi£S —The entry of pigs comprised 41 of all sorts. Small stores 7s, medium to good stores up to 16s.
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXII, Issue 6590, 8 June 1905
Geraldine Stock Market. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXII, Issue 6590, 8 June 1905
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