Mur­gon feeder steers $3.47 c/kg

Central and North Burnett Times - - RURAL UPDATE -

NUM­BERS to­talled just un­der 1000 in Mur­gon on Tues­day for the fort­nightly sale. All de­scrip­tions sold to a very firm and dear mar­ket. Cat­tle were drawn from Eidsvold, Mun­dub­bera, Mono­go­rilby, Gayn­dah, Mount Perry, Kin­garoy, Boon­dooma and lo­cal ar­eas. Here are some high­lights: Red Poll Bul­locks, a/c L Yes­berg, sold to $3.21 c/kg for $1914.00. Bulls topped at $2.70 c/kg and $2590.00, with heavy bulls av­er­ag­ing $2.38 c/kg. Cows over 500 kg sold to $2.63 c/kg av­er­ag­ing $2.50 c/kg. Cows in the 400 – 500 kg range av­er­aged $2.27 c/kg sell­ing to $2.51 c/kg. Lighter cows un­der 400 kg sold to $2.25 c/kg top. Heavy ex­port Heifers topped at $3.08 c/kg and $1590.00. 408 kg Santa steers from L& T Smith, Goomeri, sold to $1419.00 and $3.47 c/kg. G& K Cochrane, Sandy Creek, Nanango, sold Bri­tish cross steers for $3.45 c/kg for $1575.00. 412 kg Santa steers from Perkins and Al­ford, Kilki­van, sold for $1390.00 at $3.37 c/kg. G& F Stumm, Goomeri, sold 427 kg Charo­lais steers for $1415.00 and $3.31 c/kg. E,A & A Ran­dle, Hivesville, sold 364 kg An­gus cross steers for $1239.00 and $3.64 c/kg. 407 kg Drought­mas­ter cross steers from R& K Nu­gent, Merl­wood, sold for $1341.00 at $3.29 c/kg. 374 kg Santa steers from A &K Zerner, Mur­gon, sold for $3.30 c/kg re­turn­ing $1236.00. A& L Wilkins Mur­gon sold 375 kg Santa cross steers for $3.20 c/kg and $1200.00. R& F Ni­chol Durong sold 2 pens of Char­bray weaner steers for $945.00 (3.59) & $929.00 (3.59). B& A Gan­non Gayn­dah sold 228 kg Drought­mas­ter weaner steers for $3.33 c/kg for $759.00. 220 kg Here­ford cross steers from Hivesville sold for $3.29 c/kg re­turn­ing $724.00. L Stumm, Goomeri, sold Char­bray weaner steers for $$872.00 at $3.20 c/kg. Light Bran­gus weaner steers from Gayn­dah sold to $3.44 c/kg and $444.00. 387 kg Drought­mas­ter cross heifers from GMC Pas­toral, Manum­bar, sold for $1199.00 at $3.08 c/kg. Bran­gus heifers a/c I Fran­cis, Wondai, sold for $3.08 c/kg and $1029.00. 337 kg Drought­mas­ter heifers a/c Stead & Thorn­hill, Manyung, sold to $1012.00 at $3.00 c/kg. L& R New­ton, Manyung, sold Brah­man cross heifers for $724.00 at $3.08 c/kg. 240 kg weaner heifers from Tran­ton Pty Ltd sold for $737.00 at $3.07 c/kg. Lighter An­gus weaner heifers from Me­mer­ambi sold to $609.00 at $3.10 c/kg. Most lighter heifers sold in the $2.80 - $3.10 c/kg bracket.

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