Mt Barker sale report
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.