ADDINGTON LIVE STOCK MARKET.
Tn,tire was & considerablu luliiri)/ iIT n ihe ontry of fat lambs and an increase i>> iv »h-Bp, at Add ing ton on Wednesday. Quotations for (.tore (-beep are : Inferior merino lambs, 8» 3d to 4. Qond twO'to th ewes, IGs 3d to 17h Good ilx'toaih ewes, to 15a _d. Fair two, lour, end cix tooth ewe*, 10. |< to 12s 9d
Good twi, four, and ax tooth ewes to 10 M.
Fair sound month ewes. Cs Inferior ewes, 3s Od to 5a Good forward fc ur and siz-tootb ewet>, 15s3d to 18s' Fairly goo i wether* Us 6d to 133 _ Fairly gord lambs to 9< Th» yurrling r.i fat ni'*** was a emu)) cm*" u.-U! .ug 182_ Pi o g*n rn<y w*- c .as • than last week, and tne rai-ge w<>s Extra prime at ow lamba io 23s Prime lambs lis 6d to 18?. Other?, 8a to Ms There was a larger yarding of fat sheep than of late, and values were da to 4*. below last week's rates. The range of prices was— Prime wethers 17s Cd to 22; Gd Others 13a Cd to 17*, Merino wethers 7s 3d to 9s 3d
Prime eweß )6s to 22 6d Meriinm ewe*. 10s 6d to 14b 6d Other* 5s 3d to 10s
Penfniola sale was—D li, Gebbie, Motuka t»» 11 wethers it 22s 9d
Fat i»t.Je were well represented in all lines, including some exoel ently fiiis prl animal* Quotations are— %. Vtfr.-. Hi.c-1-s o £*5 6< Ot\:if ry '-er?£7 5s to £9 17-6 d Ex;-, hf.ikV, to£tl Or-lini---- h-.f r £5 »5a .o £8 .. B f'jc.rri cow*-, t > £11 10s Ordinary cows, £4 103 to £7 159
Price of beef per lOOib, 23s to 35s
Peninsula sales we*a JUT Thicker, (Okain's Bay). 23 steers at£B 17s6d to £11; L. Wil-on, Teddwgton, 2 cows at £4 15s and £6 12s 61, 5 i-teers at £5 17a Gd to £7 JOB.
F<t oslvph ranged from 8-s to 655. acoord In to quality.
Tne demand was weak for store cattle, and <IU/?M_ i ri<> areFifteen to eg Keen month sorts, £2 Ss Two ..ear stee/s £3 10s Three year steers £7 10s .Dry cows 25s
Dairy cows ranged from £3 10s to £9 for ordinary sorts, extra good sorts realising to £13
There-was a large yard'ng of fat pigs, nnd prices ranged—
Choppers (practically unsaleable), 40s to 70a.
Extra heavy baconers to 60-3 6d Heavy baconers, 57s Gd to 65s Ordinary baooners 47s to 353. Price par lb 5d to s&d Extra porkers to 40s Heavy porkers 32s to 36a Light porkers 27s to 30s' Price per lb 4Jd to s|d
Btore pig 3 ware represented by rii entry of medium timensionn. hut the supp'y waa be--tor-d vi.q i■/ iit ■- k a> i. He rt--1 j 11. ,/ug » , I ■* -■:. ~, j .. , , ■ •■■ • ■ - 7 0 o* V c _, 8 o 17 vi'onn. re Ir 6■ to 5 Cd
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ADDINGTON LIVE STOCK MARKET., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIV, Issue 3453, 23 April 1915