MAR­KET RE­PORT

Central and North Burnett Times - - LIFE | RURAL -

NUM­BERS dropped to 350 head for Monto Cat­tle & Coun­try’s fort­nightly Fat & Store Sale on Wed­nes­day, Au­gust 29 but the mar­kets firmed 20-30c/kg with the whole sale 20c/kg dearer on av­er­age.

Heavy bulls sold to $2540 or 259c/kg. 580kg trade steers A/c Bur­nett Val­ley Pork sold to 270c/kg or $1570.

607kg Drought­mas­ter cross bul­locks sold to $1620 or 267c/kg. Sal­is­bury Farm­ing penned Santa grain-as­sisted cows to re­alise $1400 or 238c/kg. Bill & Beryl Avis sold Drought­mas­ter cows to 229c/kg or $1425.

KJ Jensen penned Drought­mas­ter cross cows 539kg to make 216c/kg. John Hotz Brah­man cross cows sold to 229c/kg or $1323. Ian McLaugh­lan penned Drought­mas­ter No.7 steers 350kg which sold to 260c/kg or $910. EG Den­nis penned Bran­gus steers 268kg to re­turn $670. Alan & Rhonda Price sold light Bran­gus steers 182kg to make 245c/kg or $447.

Dawami Part­ner­ship sold Santa cross 395kg No.7 heifers to re­alise 248c/kg or $980 and Brah­man No.7 heifers 373kg for 246c/kg. BC, J & PL Pow­nall penned Brah­man cross 334kg heifers which made 240c/kg or $803. Alan & Rhonda Price’s light Bran­gus heifers sold to 243c/kg. Gen­er­ally weaner heifers sold from 205-243c/kg.

Monto’s All Breeds Bull Sale is on this Satur­day, Septem­ber 8 start­ing at 10am and will be fol­lowed by the Spring Fat & Store Sale on Wed­nes­day, Septem­ber 15.

PHOTO: CON­TRIB­UTED

TOP STOCK: 580kg trade steers Ac­count Bur­nett Val­ley Pork sold to JBS Aus­tralia for 270c/kg or $1570 at Monto's fort­nightly fat and store sale.

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