500 head were yarded at Monto Cattle and Country’s fortnightly Fat and Store Sale. Many of the cattle were starting to show the effects of the dry weather.
Once again feeder cattle and meatworks cattle were solid while younger weaners were tougher to place.
Bulls sold from 219–247c/kg or $1965.
Mt Shaw Pastoral sold Red Brangus bullocks 580kg which sold to 258c/kg or $1500. Mt Shaw also sold Red Brangus cows 564kg for $1280 or 227c/kg.
S and P Leahy sold Santa cows to 225c/kg or $1280. Kevin Keiler penned Santa steers 413kg to realise $1070 or 260c/kg.
Alan Muller penned Droughtmaster cross feeder steers 433kg which returned $1106 or 255c/kg.
Neville and Jenny Keitley sold a run of No 8 Droughtmaster Brahman cross steers for 264c/kg topping at $886. MD, RJ and WJ Brown’s Charolais Droughtmaster cross No 8 steers sold to $1040 or 263c/kg.
JD Collingwood penned Charbray weaner steers which returned $560 or 261c/kg. Ashenhurst Partnership sold light Charbray Droughtmaster cross No 8 steers for 258c/kg or $690.
Kevin Keiler penned Santa feeder heifers 380kg for 238c/kg or $910.
Ian Farmer sold Brangus No 8 heifers 321kg for 230c/kg or $738.
Hampson Grazing sold Brahman cross feeder heifers 347kg for $810 or $233c/kg. M and L Simpson sold Limousin cross weaner heifers 251kg for 225c/kg or $565. SP and HO Mossman sold Brahman cross No 8 heifers for 212c/kg or $485.
Monto Cattle and Country’s next sale is on Wednesday, October 10.
TOPX North Burnett held its fortnightly Prime and Store Sale at Eidsvold on Wednesday, September 26. There was an increased yarding of 407 head of cattle, with steers selling to a stronger market.
The yarding consisted mainly of young good quality weaners.
Steers up to 200kg sold to 285c/kg.
Steers 200–300kg sold to 297c/kg.
Steers 300–400kg sold to 265c/kg.
Heifers up to 200kg sold to 220c/kg.
Heifers 200–300kg sold to 220c/kg.
Heifers 300–400kg sold to 230c/kg.
Cows 400–520kg sold to 210c/kg.
HK Dwyer sold Simmental cross steers for 297c/kg at 258kg returning $768/head and also sold Charbray heifers for 230c/kg at 317kg returning $730/head.
Rudd Property Trust sold Charbray cross cows for 210c/kg at 475kg returning $997/head.
The next TopX North Burnett Prime and Store Sale will be October 10, commencing at 12.30pm.
AT THE YARDS: 500 head were yarded at Monto Cattle and Country’s fortnightly Fat and Store Sale on September 26.