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I HEREFORD MARKET. I

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HEREFORD MARKET. I (Special Farmers' Union Report). I There was a rather short supply of stock in the market to-day, and trade was rather better for all classes of stock, except soore pigs, which were down on the week. CATTLE. I A small supply of store cattle. Desirable I lots were cleared early. Store calves exception- I ally dear. BEEF. I A short supply. Best quality very dear. Bullock beef 40s to 42s 6d per cwt live weight. Heifer beef up to 45s per cwt. Fat calves rather dearer on the week. Best beef 7d to 8td per lb. Other qualities 6id to 7-1d. Fat calves 9d to lOd per lb. SHEEP. I A small supply. Couples very dear. Beat quality mutton about the same price as lamb. Ewe and other inferior mutton considerably cheaper. A large supply of fat lambs, and trade (except for best quality) slightly down on the week. Best teg mutton (shorn) 9d to lOd per lb. Other qualities 6 £ d' to 8d,. Fat lambs 91 to lOd per lb. PIGS. I A very small supply of fat pigs. btore pigs cheaper by 2s or 33 per head on small stores. Porks up to 12s per score. Porks, 6id to 7^d per lb. Bacons 5d to 6d. CORN. I A very small amount of business doing. Prices unchanged. Wheat per 62 lbs, 4s 2d to 4s. 4d. Oats per 40 lbs, 29 9d to 3s 3d. Malting barley per 56 lbs, 38 6d to 4s. Grinding barley per 56 lbs 3s to 3s 6d. Beans per 654 lbs, 4s 2d to 4s 4d. HAY TRADE. I Slow. Quotations are for good quality in stack, seller to deliver on rail. Best hay 50s to 52a 6d per ton. Second quality hay 45s to 50s. 1 Clovers 50s to 52s. 6d. Wheat straw 45s to 50s. WOOL. I Trade firm at recent rates. Best Hereford- shire fleeces up to 14d. per lb. I

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