ADDINGTON LIVE STOCK MARKET
Wednesday, Messrs H, Matson and Co. report: —
The weekly sale at the Addington Metropolitan ¥ards on Wednesday was held under anltry climatic conditions- Tbe yarding in the sheep classes were rather larger than at the last sale, and. as might have been anticipated, the proportion of shorn sheep was rather larger. In tbe other sections there were food reprefenta ■ tions of stock, and the attendance was about equal to those of recent sa'e3 Faruitrbino hu;. iii-ng very dksati?fied wiih tbe weather condiiions ruin g ii moßt parts of lha province, tbe con tinued absence) of rain hiving rnili tated seiiously againu- tbj supply ol grass, and in forai localities ft-ars ar< entertained of a short»g j .
Quotation for store sLeep are : — Woolly sheep- , Best hoggets. Ids lid. !o 153 6d. Hoggeta 8i 7 s to 19s Ewes with lambs 10s Id to 14s 2J Aged dry ew<s 7s fo 8s Wethers lis 6d to 20s 21 Shorn sheep— Ewe bcggels 8s 6d to 14=) 9 1 Wetberc lived"to 18<8t, Tbe range of pticts fo fat hb>; was:—
Extra prine wether?, to 86*. ,Prime wethers, 24.-* to 30j. Others, 19s 7d to 283 6d. Shorn wethers, 18s to 22 v Prime ewes, 22sUo 803 Others, 17s 6d to 21s 6d Shorn ewes, 17s ltd to 20i 3d. Hoggets, 16s 9d to 23s 3d. Merino wethers, 18s 6d to 22s 6d. Merino ewe 3, 14s.
The chief Peninsula sales were: F Narbey (Kirwee), 6Q wethers at 23 1,0 25s 3d; Parkinson and Quaifi Kaituna), 63 wethers at 21s 3d t. 28s; Gtbbio Bros. (Teddington), 60 ewes at 223 lid to 255; Q. C. Man son (Teddington), 11 ewe 3at 2ls 3d.. Quotations for fat cattle are:— Ordiuary steers, £7 15* to £11 103. Extra steers to £22. Ordinary heifers, £6 5s to £8 10 , Extra heifers to £13 7s 6;'. ' Ordinary cows, £5 15i 'o 48lQg« Extra coys to £13 iOi .
Price of beef per 100 b, 353 to 453
Peninsula sales were; VV. r . Parkinson (Kiituna), 4 steers at £10 2--9 dto £22 ; F, Leonardo (Le Bon's Bay), 29 steers at' £11 10* to £13 7? 6d, 7 heifers £9 17s 6d to £11.
Prices for veal calves ranged from 83 6d to 64s according to quality. Store cattle. Quotations are :— Yearlings 36s
Fifteen to eighteen months sorts £2 10s to £8
Two year steer j (very gocd), £3 10f to U 10s
. Two year heifers £3 15s to £3 17s 6d .
Three year steeas £6 5s Three year heifers 1 £6 * Dry cows 3ls 8d to £4 17e 6d Prices for dairy co w ß ranged frctfj £8 15s to Jt9 10s Pigs. Quotations are :— Choppers 703 tc 100s Extra heavy baconers to 77s . 'Heavy baconers 653 to 72s , Ordinary baconers 52s 6d to 63s 6d Price per.lb sfd Heavy porkers 44? 10 47s Ordinary porkers 36=i to 42s Price per lb 6d to 6id Stores— '.-.■■■
Large stores 38s to 41s Medium stores 27s to 363 Small stores 183 to 253 Weaners 9s 6d (for small) to 18s
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ADDINGTON LIVE STOCK MARKET, Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIII, Issue 3446, 16 October 1914
ADDINGTON LIVE STOCK MARKET Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIII, Issue 3446, 16 October 1914
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