Lambs being graded © Tim Scrivener© Tim Scrivener
Sheep farmers must still sell lambs at their best despite the crash in finished prices, producers have been warned. Industry leaders at the Livestock Event stressed there were still good prospects for the sector, once farmers have worked through a tough year. Deadweight lamb values plunged again last week, with the British SQQ dropping more than 35.6p/kg to 349.3p/kg. This was 111p/kg less than the same time in 2014. Auction prices crept up but remain way down on last year, […]
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