Mur­gon mar­ket buoy­ant

Central and North Burnett Times - - RURAL UPDATE -

LO­CAL rain­fall on the week­end re­duced num­bers to 500 at Mur­gon on Tues­day.

The mar­ket for all de­scrip­tions was very buoy­ant with ex­port and feeder types es­pe­cially sell­ing to very dear val­ues.

Cat­tle were drawn from Mun­dub­bera, Gayn­dah, Mt Perry, Biggen­den, Kin­garoy, Nanango & lo­cally.

Drought­mas­ter bul­locks a/c S& N Roth Gayn­dah sold for $1804 at $3.25 c/kg.

Heavy charo­lais bul­locks from Mon­dure sold for $3.7 c/kg to re­turn $2300.

520 An­gus cross steers from Mur­gon sold for $3.20 c/kg for $1660.

Drought­mas­ter cows from Gayn­dah sold to $2.60 c/kg for $1600. Brah­man cows from Mon­dure re­turned $1860 at $2.59 c/kg.

Brah­man cows from Wig­ton Graz­ing sold for $2.61 c/kg and $1490.

Cows over 500 kg av­er­aged $2.46 c/kg.

Cows 400 – 500 kg sold to $2.51 c/kg av­er­ag­ing $2.23 c/kg.

Lighter cows un­der 400 kg av­er­aged $1.87 c/kg top­ping at $2.21 c/kg.

Heavy ex­port heifers sold to $3.00 c/kg re­turn­ing $1635.

Santa cross feeder steers from Mur­gon weigh­ing 497 kg sold to $3.28 c/kg for $1630. 430 kg charo­lais steers sold for $3.26 c/kg re­turn­ing $1400.

460 kg Santa steers a/c C Pat­ton Mur­gon sold to $1490 at $3.24 c/kg.

J& M Pas­toral Hold­ings Wooroon­den sold 430 kg drought­mas­ter steers for $1390 at $3.24 c/kg.

An­gus steers from W& K Sip­pel sold for $3.21 c/kg for 433 kg & $1390.

Two tooth brah­man cross steers a/c Karinya Pas­toral Mur­gon sold for $3.20 c/kg re­turn­ing $1550.

380 kg char­bray steers from Cush­nie sold for $1220 and $3.15 c/kg.

Very few weaner steers were yarded.

Charo­lais weaner steers from Nanango sold to $3.20 c/kg re­turn­ing $760.

Blonde cross weaner heifers from J Tess­mann Nanango sold to $790 at $3.19 c/kg.

Here­ford cross Heifers from Hivesville weigh­ing 420 kg sold for $1240 at $2.97 c/kg.

B& L Thun Win­dera sold 360 kg Gelvieh cross heifers for $1100 at $3.03 c/kg.

220 kg Charo­lais weaner Heifers a/c N Sar­quis sold to $3.04 c/kg for $680.

Most weaner Heifers sold be­tween $2.80 c/kg & $3.00 c/kg. Cows and calves sold to $1200.

PHOTO: CON­TRIB­UTED

PENNED: Charo­lais weaner steers from N Sar­quis Kin­garoy, which sold for $760.

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