Muchea sale re­port

Countryman - - LIVESTOCK - CAT­TLE

There were 2,000 head of liveweight cat­tle penned on Mon­day, up 600 head, in time with the flush of the sell­ing sea­son.

De­mand eased on lo­cal vealer and year­ling cat­tle, down by 10¢ to 20¢, with pas­toral types in the same cat­e­gories down 20¢ to 40¢/kg.

Heavy cat­tle en­joyed stronger de­mand with lo­cal grown steers and grown heifers up 10¢, and cows up 5¢ to 10¢/kg.

Live ex­port buyers were keen to fill or­ders with their pur­chases from 15¢ up for medium weight bulls and 50¢/kg dearer for bet­ter light weights.

In the lo­cal sec­tion of the yard­ing the vealer steers sold from 200¢ to 380¢, down 10¢/kg.

Vealer heifers sold at 220¢ to 282¢, down 20¢/kg.

Prime year­ling steers were down 10¢ at 220 to 310¢/kg.

Grain as­sisted year­ling heifers sold at 250¢ to 300¢, also down 10¢/kg. The grown heifers gained 10c sell­ing at 258¢ to 264¢/kg.

Grown steers sold at 228¢ to 308¢, also up 10¢/kg.

Very light weight cows, in­clud­ing pas­torals, sold at mainly 172¢/kg to feed­ers firm.

The 2 score medium weights sold from 160¢ to 170¢, up 5¢, with the prime lines mak­ing from 180¢ to 228, up 10¢/kg.

Best light weight bulls, in­clud­ing pas­torals, to live ex­port sold at 340¢ to 360¢, up 50¢/kg.

Medium weights to live ex­port sold from 200¢ to 258¢, up 15¢, with heavy weights to pro­ces­sors at 170¢ to 214¢, down 7¢/kg.

In the pas­toral sec­tion light vealer heifers sold from 141¢ to 152¢, down 20¢/kg. Light weight year­ling heifers sold from 110¢ to 172¢, down 40¢, and medium weights sold from 110¢ to 210¢, down 40¢/kg.

Fa Grig­son & Sons - Jurien: eight Hereford steers 699kg (242c/kg, $1692.00), 2 hereford bulls 578kg (258c/kg, $1491.00) Hel­met Nom­i­nees – Chit­ter­ing: 13 An­gus steers 516kg (270c/kg, $1393.00)

Snell & Tay­lor – Bulls­brook: seven Mur­ray Grey 503kg, (272c/kg, $1368.00), four Mur­ray Grey 462kg, (274c/kg, $1266.00) Ra Adam & Co – Ravenswood: 8 An­gus steers 411kg, (306c/kg, $1258.00)

Wendy M Gould – Wan­na­mal: six Santa Gertrudis bulls 468kg, (278c/kg, $1301.00)

Gg Ver­rall & Co – Bin­doon: five Sim­men­tal cross cows 745kg, (192c/kg, $1430.00)

Sj & Sl Martin – Wan­na­mal: eight An­gus cows 621kg, 200c/kg, $1242.00)

The South­way Trust – Gin­gin: nine An­gus cows 633kg, 198c/kg, $1253.00)

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