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■ There was a large, entry of sheep atj Rakaia Stock Sale on Thursday, between 7000 and 8000 coming forward. The bulk of the entry was comprised of breeding ewes, and there was a fair percentage of lambs. All the local stuff was disposed of at ruling rates, but there was a good percentage of travelling stock about which sellers and buyers could not agree as to price, and it was passed in. Fat lambs made to 17s 6d, rape lambs 15s 6d, and breeding ewes £1 0s 6d. A line of 200 4-tooth halfbred. breeding ewes made £1 0s 3d, 150 three-quarterbred 4 and. 6-tooth breeding ewes at 19s 2d, 200 Romney cross 4-tooth breeding ewes at' £1 0s 6d; 230 6 and 8-tooth three-quarterbred breeding ewes at 19s 6d.

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RAKAIA STOCK SALE., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8799, 20 February 1914

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RAKAIA STOCK SALE. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8799, 20 February 1914

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