QUALITY lines of cattle were on offer on Wednesday, July 5, at the Eidsvold yards producing solid results.
Steers 200–300kg made 341c/kg and averaged 325c/kg.
Steers 300–400kg sold for 325c/kg and averaged 295c/kg.
Steers 400–500kg sold for 282c/kg and averaged 277c/kg.
Heifers under 200kg topped at 300c/kg and averaged 287c/kg.
Heifers 200–300kg made 331c/kg and averaged 302c/kg.
Heifers 300–400kg sold to 286c/kg and averaged 282c/kg. Glengarvey offered 204kg angus-cross steers reaching 341c to return $698. B Goschnick presented a line of 285kg charolais-cross steers for 339c returning $969. R&P Bygrave sold 314kg droughtmaster steers for 325c to return $1021.
S&A Knapman sold 327kg charolais-cross steers selling for 295c to return $965. T McPhee sold charbray-cross steers for 269c for 645kg to return $1736. Glengarvey sold 201kg brangus cross heifers for 331c to return $667.
B&C Whitaker sold 259kg charolais-cross heifers selling for 317c and returning $822. B Nichols presented a line of santa-cross heifers weighing 284kg selling for 303c to return $862. Lawndock offered 398kg brahman-cross heifers for 282c returning $1124.
S&S Apel sold 570kg santa-cross cows for 216c returning $1232.
Next TopX North BurnettEidsvold cattle sale August 2, 12.30pm start.
MONTO Cattle and Country attracted 800 head for the fortnightly fat and store sale held on Wednesday, July 5. Prices for most descriptions eased slightly with weaner steers holding their values well.
Cattle were drawn from Biloela, Eidsvold, Boyne Valley and Monto districts. Heavy bulls sold from 221c/kg to 268c/kg topping at $2628. Kacey Sanderson sold simmental cross trade steers 505kg for 291c/kg or $1470. Ian and Tracey Sanderson’s 646kg charolais cross bullocks sold to 275c/kg or $1780. Noel Goody sold angus bullocks 556kg for 267c/kg or $1486. GTM and DI McLaughlan’s 643kg droughtmaster bullocks returned $1770 or 275c/kg. Nev Mossman sold brahman cross cows 547kg for 231c/kg or $1265. WR and AJ Goody’s charbray cows 637kg returned $1422 or 223c/kg. Euroka Grazings’ 578kg cows sold to 222c/kg or $1285. Shayne and Helen Mossman, Ubobo sold 438kg brahman cows for 215c/kg or $944. John Sinclair and family sold santa store cows PTIC for 215c/kg or $1075. Nev Mossman sold brahman steers 396kg for 295c/kg or $1170. Matthew and Tracey Pattie sold angus No7 steers 300kg for 353c/kg or $1060. John Pickering penned santa No7 steers 254kg to return $916 or 360c/kg. KD&AP Wyatte sold braford-brahman cross weaner steers for $907 or 375c/kg. Les and Val Hotz consigned braford cross weaner steers 260kg to return $950 or 364c/kg. John Cahalane’s soft charolais cross weaner steers 249kg returned $936 or 376c/kg.
Bugsy Muller’s droughtie cross No6 heifers 389kg sold to 283c/kg or $1103. Redline Cattle Co sold red brangus No6 heifers 395kg for $1120 or 283c/kg. Darren and Jason Wyatte sold a run of droughtmaster and brahman No6 feeder heifers 360kg to 380kg and sold to 283c/kg or $1051. TF&AB Vaughan’s droughtie cross No6 heifers 350kg sold to 279c/kg or $977. Les and Val Hotz sold 230kg braford cross weaner heifers for $647 or 281c/kg. RR&DC Kerle’s charbray weaner heifers sold to 283c/kg or $620. J Araya sold brahman cross weaner heifers for 318c/kg or $635. Richie Bowman’s weaner charbray heifers sold to 277c/kg or $620.
Monto’s next sale will be held on Wednesday, July 19.
NUMBERS eased back to 600 in Murgon on Tuesday partly due to the isolated rain areas around the region in the previous few days. The market for all descriptions was back slightly on the previous sale with vealer heifers taking the brunt of the reduction in values. Export cattle and feeders were also cheaper. Cattle were drawn from Mundubbera, Mt Perry, Gayndah, Biggenden, Durong, Kingaroy, Nanango and locally. Bullocks sold to 277c/kg and $1950.00. Heavy cows over 500kg sold to 228c/kg and $1650.00.
Cows in the 400–500kg range averaged 212c/kg topping at 217c/kg and $1075.00. Lighter Cows under 400kg sold to 197c/kg. Bulls remained fairly firm selling to $2675 at 266c/kg. G Schneider, Gayndah, sold droughtmaster steers for $1540 (3.10) and $1260 (3.15). E,A & A Randle Speedwell sold Murray Grey steers for $1320 at 321c/kg. Angus steers weighing 354kg a/c W&K Sippel, Murgon, sold to $1170 at 330c/kg. 370kg Santa steers from Goomeri sold to 327c/kg returning $1210.
S Roth, Gayndah, sold droughtmaster steers for $1050 at 335c/kg. B&A Gannon, Gayndah, sold 307kg charolais cross weaner steers for 338c/kg returning $1038. Brahman cross weaner steers from P&A Dingle, Mt Perry, sold for $1067 at 337c/kg. Their braford cross weaner steers sold for 343c/kg for $880.
270kg angus weaner steers from P Ruthenberg, Proston, sold for 350c/kg and $947. Perrett Traders, Jimna, sold 240kg charolais cross steers for $864 at 359c/kg. Santa cross weaner steers from Eidsvold sold for $714 at 351c/kg.
R&F Nichol, Mt Perry, sold charolais cross heifers for $1118 and $1056. Glenrock Cattle Co, Johnstown, sold gelvieh cross heifers for $1048, $963 and $847. L&T Smith sold 325kg Santa heifers for $956 and 294c/kg. B&A Gannon, Gayndah, sold three pens of charolais cross weaner heifers for 315c/kg averaging $854. 250kg santa cross heifers from Crownthorpe sold for $739 at 294c/kg.
The next Murgon sale is on Tuesday, July 25, at 8am.
ON SALE: Monto cattle sale attracted about 800 head.