AGENTS Boyd O’brien Bartholomew reported a yarding of 673 head of cattle at Moreton on Tuesday, September 25. The export market remained firm to dearer for quality lines. Feeder steers sold well for current market conditions. Yearlings and vealers sold to an easier market with processors having large numbers on hand.
Euro-cross vealer heifers on account Toogoolawah Feedlot sold for 227.2c/kg, weighing 242kg to return $550. John Doonan, Calvert, sold lmousincross vealer steers 308.2c/kg, weighing 138kg to return $427. Droughtmaster-cross yearling heifers from I & D Williams sold for 248.2c/kg, weighing 345kg to return $856. A & L Taylor of Ravensbourne sold euro-cross yearling steers for 241.2c/kg, weighing 332kg to return $802. Brangus-cross feeder steers on account D Hedges sold for 272.2c/kg, weighing 406kg to return $1105. Condra Pty Ltd of Esk sold droughtmaster-cross feeder heifers for 273.2c/kg, weighing 394kg to return $1077. Charolais-cross grain-assist trade heifers on account P Day of Goovigen sold for 270.2c/kg, weighing 370kg to return $1002.
Greyman-cross grain-assist steers on account Tinton Grazing of Esk sold for 291.2c/kg, weighing 566kg to return $1648. Tinton Grazing also sold greyman-cross grainassist six/eight-tooth ox for 294.2c/kg, weighing 665kg to return $1956. Charolais-cross grass-fed six-tooth heifers on account Gallanani Grazing sold for 265c/kg, weighing 595kg to return $1576. Charolaiscross manufacturing ox on account E & N Tones sold for 277.2c/kg, weighing 716kg to return $1986. Gallanani Grazing also sold charolais-cross cows for 248.2c/kg, weighing 690kg to return $1712. Santa-cross cows on account G Issell of Coominya sold for 243.2c/kg, weighing 620kg to return $1509. S Christensen of Rosevale sold santa-cross bulls for 250c/kg, weighing 870kg to return $2175.