The Inland Revenue released the determination of national average market values of livestock for 2017 on 17 May 2017.

 

These values are used for all livestock valued under the herd scheme.  The 2016/2017 national average market values for all classes of livestock are:

  

Type of livestock

Average market value per head

 

Class of livestock

$

 

Sheep

2016/2017

2015/2016

 

Ewe hoggets

109.00

92.00

 

Ram and wether hoggets

103.00

84.00

 

Two-tooth ewes

150.00

133.00

 

Mixed-age ewes (rising 3-year and 4-year old ewes)

131.00

117.00

 

Rising five-year and older ewes

110.00

96.00

 

Mixed-age wethers

86.00

68.00

 

Breeding rams

349.00

304.00

 

Beef cattle

2016/2017

2015/2016

Beef breeds and beef crosses

 

 

 

Rising one-year heifers

824.00

726.00

 

Rising two-year heifers

1,171.00

1,079.00

 

Mixed-age cows

1,431.00

1,273.00

 

Rising one-year steers and bulls

986.00

842.00

 

Rising two-year steers and bulls

1,325.00

1,229.00

 

Rising three-year and older steers and bulls

1,614.00

1,468.00

 

Breeding bulls

3,095.00

2,571.00

 

Dairy cattle

2016/2017

2015/2016

Friesian and related breeds, Jersey and other dairy breeds

 

 

 

Rising one-year heifers

819.00

530.00

 

Rising two-year heifers

1,421.00

1,077.00

 

Mixed-age cows

1,649.00

1,356.00

 

Rising one-year steers and bulls

713.00

615.00

 

Rising two-year steers and bulls

1,091.00

1,003.00

 

Rising three-year and older steers and bulls

1,356.00

1,295.00

 

Breeding bulls

1,887.00

1,607.00

  

Deer

2016/2017

2015/2016

Red deer, wapiti, elk and related crossbreeds

 

 

 

Rising one-year hinds

303.00

223.00

 

Rising two-year hinds

473.00

397.00

 

Mixed-age hinds

526.00

438.00

 

Rising one-year stags

343.00

263.00

 

Rising two-year and older stags (non-breeding)

595.00

543.00

 

Breeding stags

1,861.00

1,775.00

 

Deer

2016/2017

2015/2016

Other breeds

 

 

 

Rising one-year hinds

200.00

101.00

 

Rising two-year hinds

331.00

175.00

 

Mixed-age hinds

375.00

232.00

 

Rising one-year stags

262.00

119.00

 

Rising two-year and older stags (non-breeding)

425.00

218.00

 

Breeding stags

708.00

409.00

  

If you require the 2017 national average market values for goats or pigs, please contact our office.