I think sue too the lack of stock worldwide the finished price is very sustainable as it stands now. People have got used too the increased cost of red meat.
Now the profitability of producing that red meat with the increased input costs?? Now that’s a whole new kettle of fish. Depends how...
The general gist was that I should have had a robbers mask on. I won’t get much “help” from that side! But I like too think I helped where I could! Unfortunately after numerous phone calls I could only drum up 2 small orders for sheep on top of my own!
Well set up little mart. The sheep out of there do take a bit of starting. They just aren’t used too anything nutritious. They die like flies if you get it wrong but after the first month they are away usually.
Felt sorry for the vendors in Fort William today. Bad trade, the 2 big dealers and a big finisher who spat his dummy out about the lambs being too dear at the last sale (but he still filled a wagon and drag so they can’t have been that dear?) were elsewhere so lacking in volume buying power. I...
Get the buyers laughing and the selling fast paced it’s amazing how the trade keeps up. Roy Waller at Chelford on the calves was a swine for it. Get them all laughing then take them a couple of extras.
Don’t know, fancy stuff is right enough in singles. But once you get onto commercial stock bunches are the way forward I’d have thought. Generally those wanting commercial stock want volume, fancy stock suit those that cherry pick?