AGENTS Boyd O’brien Bartholomew reported a reduced yarding at Moreton on Tuesday. Vealer steers and heifers sold to a dearer market with strong restocker competition on the quality lines. All export sold to a dearer market with feeder steers also selling well.
Charbray vealer heifers account T & D O’shea of Walloon sold for 235.2 c/kg weighing 240kg to return $564.
T & D O’shea also sold Charolais cross vealer steers for 236.2 c/kg weighing 248kg to return $586. Brangus cross vealer steers account V & F Reinke of Forest Hill sold for 236.2 c/kg weighing 240kg to return $566. C & G Behrendorff of Minden sold Droughtmaster cross yearling heifers for 228.2 c/kg weighing 280kg to return $638. Tinton Grazing of Esk sold Greyman cross grain fed heifers for 270 c/kg weighing 550kg to return $1485. W Bickers of Toogoolawah sold Droughtmaster cross 2 tooth grass fed heifers for 264.2 c/kg weighing 495kg to return $1307. R L Cox & Co of Baralaba sold 0 tooth grass fed heifers for 258.2 c/kg weighing 401kg to return $1035. Lakeside Farms of Atkinson Dam sold Euro cross grain assist ox for 283.2 c/kg weighing 736kg to return $2086.
W Sabburg of Gatton sold Angus cross grass fed ox for 283.2 c/kg weighing 646kg to return $1831. R L Cox & Co also sold pens of Santa cows for 236.2 c/kg weighing 596kg to return $1408 and Brahman cross cows for 239.2 c/kg weighing 555kg to return $1329. Rivermead Pty Ltd of Fernvale sold Angus bulls for 233.2 c/kg weighing 765kg to return $1783.