A TOTAL of 370 head were yarded at Stariha Auctions Laidley cattle sale on Thursday.
Cows and bullocks were dearer, feeder cattle remained firm, while weaner steers and younger steers sold to a more competitive market than previous sales.
Nola Quinn, Spring Bluff, sold Hereford steers for $1630-$1720.
John Hudson, Ropeley, sold charolais cows to a top of $1300.
Gerber Farms, Clarendon, sold Brown Swiss cows for $1550 and Fresian cows for $1200.
Don-toria Downs, Coalbank, sold brangus cows for $1100.
Reviresco Group, Sheep Station Creek, sold a line of droughtmaster steers for $1040.
Torluccio Investments, Yamanto, sold 20 month old droughtmaster steers for $1110.
Glynn Crosby, Townson, sold a line of 16 month old droughtmaster cross steers for $910.
Donald Cameron, Silver Ridge, sold lines of milk tooth steers for $890-$980.
Robert Mockeridge, Helidon, sold santa weaner steers, 10 months for $875.
Leon Manteufel, Marburg, sold a line of charbray steers for $895.
Bruce Greer, Flagstone Creek, sold 7-8 month old brangus steers for $760.
Collins Grazing, Anduramba, sold charbray weaner steers for $690 and cows for $1100.
Valley View Graziers, Blenheim, sold 7-8 month old santa steers for $700 and heifers for $600.
Michael Leblowitz, Helidon, sold droughtmaster vealer heifers for $560.
Kevin and Anne Utz, Coominya, sold simmental heifer calves for $635.
Pitana Cattle Partnership, Ingoldsby, sold Brahman cross heifers for $640.