Mt Barker sale re­port

Countryman - - LIVESTOCK -

Num­bers were down for a to­tal yard­ing of 587 mixed qual­ity cat­tle at Mt Barker last Wed­nes­day, Septem­ber 26. A lesser qual­ity yard­ing saw val­ues re­flect with the high­lights be­ing a good qual­ity pen of weaner

reach­ing 334¢ to top the mar­ket, while qual­ity

made a top of 284¢/kg. eased again sell­ing to a top of 218¢/kg.

sold for $850 to $1,320/unit. Medium

weigh­ing be­tween 280-330kg sold for 332¢, while lighter weights made 240c to 336c to av­er­age 293¢/kg. sold from 210¢ to 274¢ for the best to av­er­age 251¢/kg.

sold for 220¢ to 334¢ to av­er­age 280¢, while the year­ling heifers made from 210¢ to 284¢/kg. weigh­ing be­tween 400-500kg made from 245¢ to 274¢ to av­er­age 269¢/kg.

weigh­ing over 540kg made 252c/kg. sold from 170¢ to 218¢ to av­er­age 201¢/kg.

made 160¢ to 210¢ and store cows sold for as low as 70¢ for very poor cows to 180¢ for good framed store cows, to av­er­age 143¢/kg.

gained mak­ing from 190¢ to 218¢ and stores sold for 170¢/kg.

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