Steers 200c/kg at Murgon sale
RATES in Murgon were firm on the previous week for the 400 yarded.
However the minimal rainfall received over the weekend was not enough to restore confidence to restockers.
Numbers were drawn from Gayndah, Ban Ban Springs, Boondooma, Kingaroy and Murgon areas.
On the day, 365kg grain assisted limousin steers on account of N Labuschewski, Tingoora, sold for $727 at 200c/kg.
A and K Zerner, Murgon, sold 390kg drought master steers for $704 at 179c.
RH Cross Holdings sold a draft of 84 santa, charolais and drought master cross steers.
The three pens of santa steers sold to a top of $646 at 197c averaging $612 for 193c.
The charbray steers sold for $563 or 191c.
The 84 head averaged $575 for 313kg at 184c.
Light conditioned charbray weaner steers sold for $390 while fresh vealer steers from Cushnie sold for $410 at 189c.
Charbray weaner heifers sold to $534 with 229kg charbray vealer heifers from Wondai selling for $456 at 200c.
Vealer heifers from J and A Gleich, Proston, sold to processors for $450 weighing 225kg.