Biggenden sale

Central and North Burnett Times - - LIFE FENCE POST -

BUR­NETT Live­stock and Realty’s meat­works and store sale on Thurs­day, April 20, had a yard­ing of 1136 head.

There were lim­ited bul­locks yarded, there­fore not enough re­sults to quote.

Cows more than 500kg topped at 258c and cows 400–500kg topped at 239c.

Trade heifers more than 400kg topped at 310c.

John and Veron­ica Wood, Bucca, sold drought­mas­ter bul­locks for 300c/$1934.

Ron Kirk and Fam­ily, Gayn­dah, sold grey brah­man cows for 253c/$1452.

Capricorn Es­tates, Mt Joseph, sold drought­mas­ter cows for 254c/$1397.

Wieland Farms, Gin Gin, sold drought­mas­ter cows for 251c/$1538.

Feeder steers 400–500kg sold to a top of 337c, while steers 300–400kg sold to 355c. Steers 200–300kg sold to 382c.

Milk and two tooth santa steers from Monto sold for 337c/$1466.

B.J. and L.J. Wil­liamson, Gin Gin, sold milk tooth drought­mas­ter charo­lais steers for 355c/$1355.

June McCot­ter, Mt Perry, sold santa weaner steers for 382c/$905.

R.E. Reynolds, Bund­aberg, sold angus weaner steers for 374c/$949.

John Booth, Mon­duran, sold char­bray weaner steers for 380c/$971.

Heifers 300–400kg sold to a top of 336c. Heifers 200–300kg topped at 336c.

B.E. and A.M. Goss­ner, Mon­duran, sold milk tooth angus heifers for 322c/$1043.

3D Farms, Bund­aberg, sold milk tooth santa heifers for 336c/$1129.

N.S. and I. Bald­win, Pine Creek, sold santa weaner heifers for 336c/$821.

A.W. Bed­dows, Win­dera, sold milk tooth sim­brah weaner heifers for 329c/ $773.

P. and N. War­ren, Booyal, sold light bran­gus weaner heifers for 380c/$617.

Cat­tle were drawn from Monto, Sex­ton, Tansey, Eidsvold, Mun­dub­bera, Mt Perry, Gayn­dah, Mary­bor­ough, Her­vey Bay, Childers, Bund­aberg, Water­loo, Bucca, Rosedale, Lowmead, Miriam Vale, Gin Gin, Booyal and all lo­cal ar­eas.

The next Biggenden meat­works and store sale is on Mon­day, May 1 (Labour Day public hol­i­day), and the All Breeds Weaner Sale is on Thurs­day, May 4.

PHOTO: CON­TRIB­UTED

GOOD RE­SULT: Lance Whi­taker with angus-cross weaner steers that sold for 374.2c/kg.

PHOTO: ERICA MUR­REE

Ac­tion at the Biggenden sa­le­yards.

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