WAN­GARATTA CAT­TLE SALE

Shepparton News - Country News - - LIVESTOCK NEWS -

Thurs­day, Septem­ber 21 A light yard­ing of 130 head came for­ward at the Wan­garatta Live­stock Ex­change. This was 55 less than last week and com­prised of 123 young cat­tle, five cows and two bulls.

Over­all qual­ity was good. All buy­ers were in at­ten­dance and de­mand for the grown cat­tle was lim­ited, with bul­locks and steers eas­ing in value by 8¢/kg.

Heifers were 10¢ cheaper while the of­fer­ing of veal­ers sold at firm rates. Too few cows were penned to quote. Quotes: Bul­locks +550 kg 245.6 to 270.0; steers 450-550 kg 269.6 to 286.2; steers -450 kg 270.0 to 306.0; heifers +500 kg 228.6 to 258.6; heifers -500 kg 266.2 to 312.0; veal­ers 290.0 to 349.2; beef cows 200.0 to 232.0; bulls 218.0 to 238.2.

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