Murgon market report
MURGON Agents yarded 700 on Tuesday, June 7, for the fortnightly Liveweight sale.
The market was dearer for all descriptions throughout.
Numbers were drawn from Biloela, Eidsvold, Mundubbera, Gayndah, Yarraman, Nanango, Kingaroy and locally.
Santa-cross Bullocks from Murgon sold to $1662 at $2.94 c/kg.
570kg hereford-cross steers from Biloela sold for $2.77 c/kg returning $1580.
Export heifers from Murgon sold for $2.75 c/kg for $1113.
577 kg brahman cows from Windera sold to $2.43 c/kg returning $1404.
Cows over 500kg averaged $2.29c/kg.
Cows in the 400–500kg bracket averaged $2.09c/kg topping at $2.38c/kg.
Lighter cows under 400kg averaged $1.94c/kg.
Heavy bulls sold to $2.43c/kg and $2213.
380kg angus steers a/c Ripley Valley, Murgon, sold for $3.17 c/kg returning $1208.00.
395kg droughtmaster steers from D Vine, Hivesville, sold for $1226 at $3.10c/kg.
A line of 50 santa-cross steers from J Currin, Goomeri, sold for an average of $937 at $3.19c/kg.
Droughtmaster weaner steers from J McKenzie, Goomeri, sold for $699 and $3.24c/kg.
B and A Gannon, Gayndah, sold droughtmaster weaner steers for $733 (3.12) and $644 (3.19).
Light angus steers from Yarraman sold for $581 at $3.28c/kg.
B King, Mundubbera, sold charbray weaner steers for $58 and $3.28c/kg.
Mangan Walsh, Nanango, also sold charbray weaner steers for $630 at $3.25c/kg.
375kg Charbray Heifers from Daddamarine, Booubyjan, sold for $1045 at $2.78c/kg.
Similar weight santa-cross Heifers from N and S Perrett, Mondure, sold for $1027 and $2.77c/kg.
384kg santa-cross heifers from K& M Armstrong, Manyung, sold for $2.78c/kg returning $1069.
297 kg droughtmastercross heifers from J& B Smith, Brigooda, sold for $832 at $2.80c/kg.
272kg limousin-cross weaner heifers sold to $2.82 c/kg for $769. 240kg charbray weaner heifers from Nanango sold for $677 at $2.80c/kg.
B Lindley, Stonelands, sold two pens of brahman weaner heifers for $679 (2.82) and $443.00 (2.82).
The next Sale is Tuesday, June 21, at 8am.