Monto market report
MONTO Cattle and Country saw numbers decrease to 500 head for their fortnightly Fat and Store sale held on Wednesday, June 8.
Some bigger lines of stores were held over until Annual Store cattle show and sale to be held on June 22.
Heavy bulls sold from 22c/kg to 257c/kg. Jack and Eunice Payne, Ubobo, sold quality Brahman cross bullocks 523kgs for 293c/kg or $1535.
Salisbury Farming sold Santa grain assisted young bullocks for 298c/kg or $1582. Stuart and Pat Leahy sold Santa cows 516kgs for $1240 or 240c/kg.
Bruce and Julie Tye penned droughtmaster-cross cows 576kgs to return $1340 or 232c/kg.
Eden Family Trust sold brahman-cross feeder steers 444kgs for $1300 or 293c/kg. Geoff Knight sold Brahman feeder steers 385kgs which sold to 302c/kg or $1163.
Karla Benecke sold Santa steers 260kgs for 313c/kg or $810. James A Sinclair’s Santa steers 344kgs sold to 314c/kg or $1080. Daphne Morgan sold 306kgs Santa weaner steers for $975. Les and Val Hotz’s Braford weaner steers returned $900 or 304c/kg.
Bob Schutt’s droughtmaster weaner steers 228kgs sold to 320c/kg or $730. DJ and JO Hopf, Builyan, sold lightweight brahman steers 178kgs for 320c/kg or $570.
Paul and Mia Francis penned droughtmaster-cross No 4 heifers 406kgs to return $1135 or 280c/kg. PJ and RL Barron’s 308kg Charbray cross No 5 heifers sold for 278c/kg or $857.
RD Campbell penned brangus-cross No 5 heifers 315kgs to return $876 or 278c/kg.
Bob Schutt sold droughtmaster weaner heifers 217kgs for 289c/kg or $630. Barry and Ev Power’s Santa weaner heifers sold for 280c/kg or $672.
Dave Cameron, Ubobo, sold brahman-cross weaner heifers 192kgs for 283c/kg or $545.
Birch Pastoral sold droughtmaster cows and calves for $1260 per unit.
For bookings and sale details telephone 4166 1662.