MEATWORKS & STORE SALE BURNETT Livestock & Realty’s meatworks and store sale on Monday May 15 saw a yarding of 1500 head. There were limited bullocks yarded therefore not enough results to quote. Cows over 500kg topped at 229c; cows 400kg-500kg topped at 215c. Trade heifers over 400kg topped at 290c.
Feeder steers 400kg to 500kg sold to a top of 330c while steers 300kg to 400kg sold to 374c. Steers 200kg to 300kg sold to 424c. Heifers 300kg to 400kg sold to a top of 323c. Heifers 200kg to 300kg topped at 350c. Waldock&Murphy, Wallaville sold milk and two tooth Charbray steers for 330c/$1455. LW&NL Evans, Binjour sold milk tooth Charolais cross steers for 327c/$1345. C Caruana, Bundaberg sold milk tooth Droughtmaster steers for 323c/$1443. Milk tooth Charbray steers sold for 325c/$1349. R Pennell, Booubyjan sold milk tooth Braford cross steers for 320c/$1024.
JW&MJ Cowen, Mundubbera sold Gelbvieh cross weaner steers for 356c/$1130. P&MA Dalton, Bundaberg sold Brangus weaner steers for 352c/$1162. Dalga Station, Gaeta sold a line of Charbray weaner steers from 416c-421c/$740-$968. Scanlan F/T, Gayndah sold Charolais cross weaner steers for 416c/$938. Aquadrat P/L, Bundaberg sold Santa Gertrudis weaner steers for 392c/$952. G&B Fort, Eidsvold sold Santa Gertrudis weaner steers for 388c/$829. RJ&NM Watkins, Childers sold Droughtmaster weaner steers for 424c/$993.
3D Farms, Bundaberg sold milk tooth Santa Gertrudis cross heifers for 318c/$1165. Diann Svensson, Bundaberg sold milk tooth Angus heifers for 342c/$935. WR Staib, Coalstoun Lakes sold milk tooth Santa Gertrudis heifers for 305c/$1134.
SG&C Patterson, Miriam Vale sold Charolais cross weaner heifers for 338c/$788. Scanlan F/T, Gayndah sold Charolais cross weaner heifers for 340c/$701. Dalga Station, Gaeta sold Charbray weaner heifers for 344c/$799. DM&MS Parker, Stonelands sold Simmental cross weaner heifers for 343c/$889. RC&FM Cross, Woowoonga sold Braford weaner heifers for 341c/$848.
35 x 35 cow and calf units topped at $1560.
LG & MC Delley Dallarnil sold Charbray cows for 229c/kg or $1360. HK Dwyer Biggenden sold Brahman cross cows for 224c/kg or $1249. Kerry Jensen Eidsvold sold Brahman cross cows for 228c/kg or $1392. Romagnola cross six tooth heifers from Theodore sold for 256c/kg or $1257. Cattle were drawn from Theodore, Stonelands, Eidsvold, Mundubbera, Mt Perry, Gayndah, Maryborough, Hervey Bay, Childers, Bundaberg, Gaeta, Bucca, Rosedale, Lowmead, Miriam Vale, Gin Gin, Booyal and all local areas.
The next Biggenden meatworks and store sale is Monday May 29.
ALL BREEDS SHOW SALE
Top X held their annual Tony Haupt Memorial All Breeds Show Sale on Wednesday May 10 with a substantial yarding of quality cattle on offer.
The Eidsvold team were overwhelmed with the support of trade stores, sponsors, vendors, buyers, and locals who attended this special event.
Mr Lincoln McKinlay from TopX Gracemere judged the sale and was impressed with the overall intensity and class of the yarding, vendors were congratulated on their presented cattle for the sale. Steers under 200 kg earned to 389c/kg and averaged 375c/kg while steers in the 200-300kg range earned to 390c/kg and averaged 376c/kg. Steers 300-400kg earned 384c/kg and averaged 366c/kg.
Heifers under 200kgs sold to 347c/kg and averaged 340c/kg while heifers in the 200-300kg range earned to 346c/kg and averaged 328c/kg. Heifers 300-400kg sold 293c/kg and averaged 286c/kg.
$10,000 in cash and prizes were presented to winners of seven classes.
Pen 25 was awarded the grand champion cattle going to owner Gary Walsh of “Winwood” Eidsvold, taking home the vet crush. Selling 285kg brangus steers for 386c/kg or $1102 Best Steers under 300kg went to H& P Dwyer, Biggenden, 259kg brahman X Steers for 390c/kg or $1011
Runner up best steers under 300kg was awarded to B& J Doyle, Eidsvold presenting 265kg droughtmaster steers for 381c/kg or $1011
Best steers 300-380kg prize went to K& C Darrow, Mundubbera selling 341kg brangus steers for 345c/kg or $1175.
Continuing to win H& P Dwyer were awarded best heifers under 300kg, offering 232kg brahman X heifers for 325c/kg or $756
K& C Darrow also continued to win taking home best Heifers 300-380kg, presenting 305kg brangus X Heifers for 323c or $988
Best heifers over 380kg was awarded to P& J Connolly and Family with well-presented 391kg santa X heifers for 293c/kg or $1147
Huge thank you to our sponsors Santahat Santa Stud, Eidsvold Charolais Bull Sale, Elders insurance, Haupt Family, Coopers, Star Hotel Eidsvold, Kewpie Monto, Anipro, Eidsvold Rural, Bi-way Service Centre, S& W Seed Company, Monto Service Centre, O’Sullivan Transport, B & E Farm Butchering, Bundaberg Sea-Doo & DJ Steel Eidsvold/Monto.
Numbers were back to 400 at Murgon’s fortnightly sale on Tuesday.
Generally the market was firm for all descriptions based on the quality of the yarding. Cattle were drawn from Mundubbera, Gayndah, Nanango, Kingaroy, Kilkivan & locally. Bullocks topped at $2174.00 at $2.75 c/kg. Heavy Bulls sold to $2.61 c/kg and $2510.00. Heavy Cows over 500 kg sold to $2.33 c/kg and averaged $2.21 c/kg. The best of the heavy Cows returned $1520.00. Cows 400 – 500 kg topped at $2.21 c/kg and $1090.00 averaging $2.06 c/kg.
447 kg Droughtmaster steers from D& S Sippel Redgate sold for $3.13 c/kg returning $1400.00. G& M Dent Gayndah sold 485 kg Brahman cross steers for $1514.00 at $3.12 c/kg. 466 kg Charolais cross steers from B& M Sanewski Goomeri sold for $1403.00 and $3.01 c/kg.
Campbell & Dawson Wondai sold Charolais cross weaner steers for $1102.00. Droughtmaster cross steers from R Svenson Nanango sold to $1010.00 at $3.22 c/kg. Charbray weaner steers a/c Emjay Charbray’s Tansey sold for $3.29 c/kg returning $976.00. 272 kg Charolais weaner steers a/c N Sarquis Kingaroy sold for $906.00 and $3.33 c/kg. Droughtmaster cross weaner steers form Nanango sold for $935.00 and $3.32 c/kg. A line of light Bazadais cross weaner steers a/c Balgree Grazing Goomeri sold for an average of $3.65 c/kg and $640.00, topping at $706.00 and $3.80 c/kg. Droughtmaster cross heifers from D Vine Hivesville sold for $1157.00 and $3.10 c/kg. 368 kg Droughtmaster heifers from Moffatdale sold to 1105.00 at $3.00 c/kg. 252 kg Charolais weaner heifers sold for $787.00 at $3.12 c/kg. Emjay Charbrays sold weaner heifers for $759.00 and $3.09 c/kg & $829.00 and $2.93 c/kg. Balgree Grazing’s run of Bazadais cross weaner heifers sold to $538.00 at an average of $3.05 c/kg and 170 kg.
EIDSVOLD SALE: At sale were Brett Miller, Eleena Wolff, Gary Walsh, Stephen Haupt and Lincoln McKinlay.