MURGON MARKET REPORT
THERE were 600 yarded Tuesday at Murgon’s fortnightly sale.
Numbers were drawn from Mundubbera, Gayndah, Biggenden, Yarraman, Kingaroy, Nanango and Boondooma .
430kg four-tooth heifers from Windera sold to $810 at 188c/kg.
Droughtmaster trade heifers from Gayndah, weighing 467kg, sold to 195c/kg to return $911.
Droughtmaster bullocks, a/c the Dellaway Family, Windera, sold to 224c/kg and $1266.
Full-mouthed bullocks from Nanango sold for $1543 at 209c/kg.
Heavy bulls sold to a top of $1818 at 210c/kg.
615kg cows from B Joyce Nanango sold for $1200 at 195c/kg.
J and J Kirk, Gayndah, sold charolais cross cows for $1305 at 189c/kg.
Charbray cows from Johnstown sold to $1070 at 186c/kg and 575kg.
580kg hereford cows from the Bennett Family, Manambar, sold for 185c/kg to return $1078.
570kg brahman cross cows from O and E Love, Mundubbera, sold for 187c/kg for $1082.
Heavy fresian cows from Tansey sold for 185c/kg returning $1564.
Cows 400–500kg sold mainly from 170-185c/kg.
Cows under 400kg topped at 140c/kg.
T Sampson, Yarraman, sold 426kg angus steers for $1024 at 240c/kg.
Two-tooth droughtmaster steers weighing 400kg sold for $938 at 234c/kg.
400kg brangus steers sold to $933 and 232c/kg.
Local charbray steers weighing 342kg sold to 229c/kg returning $785.
S and T Cosford sold charolais cross steers for 227c/kg and $812.
314kg charbray steers from Goomeri sold for 219c/kg for a return of $688.
378kg charbray steers from Kilkivan sold to 217c/kg for $822.
Murray grey weaner steers sold for $574 and 222c/kg.
Angus steers from Nanango sold for $602 at 280c/kg.
Charolais weaner steers a/c R Dower, Tingoora, sold for $560.
350kg angus heifers sold for $762 at 216c/kg.
Two-tooth droughtmaster heifers sold for 208c/kg returning $809.
235kg droughtmaster cross vealer heifers from Goomeri sold for $505 at 215c/kg.
Local charbray vealer heifers weighing 245kg sold for $517 at 211c/kg.
Light droughtmaster vealer heifers from Murgon sold for $423 at 214c/kg.