AGENTS Boyd, O’brien Bartholomew reported a yarding of 363 head of cattle at Moreton on Tuesday.
The market remained strong for all descriptions with heavier feeder steers in demand. Export cows sold very well as did export bullocks with only a small sample coming to hand.
Droughtmaster cross vealer heifers account J2 Family Trust of Mt Marrow sold for 250 c/kg weighing 275kg to return $687. A Sellin of Rush Creek sold braford cross yearling steers for 300.2 c/kg weighing 253kg to return $761. Braford cross yearling steers account K & B Seymour of Rush Creek sold for 300.2 c/kg weighing 230kg to return $690. C Zischke of Gatton sold 12-14 mth old steers for 293.2 c/kg weighing 390kg to return $1143. Charolais cross feeder steers account P O’reilly of Yamanto sold for 304.2 c/kg weighing 490kg to return $1490. Erawan Pastoral sold brahman feeder steers for 291.2 c/kg weighing 380kg to return $1108. Droughtmaster cross feeder heifers account P & L Laycock of Eskdale sold for 290.2 c/kg weighing 319kg to return $926. F O’shea of Thagoona sold grain assist steers for 308.2 c/kg weighing 450kg to return $1386. Tandarra Partners of Sandy Creek sold brahman cross grain accredited heifers for 297.2 c/kg weighing 382kg to return $1136. Charolais cross 8 tooth manufacturing ox account K & K O’çonnell of Peak Crossing sold for 285.2 c/kg weighing 800kg to return $2281. Friesian cross dairy culls account P & M Scheu of Kilcoy sold for 227.2 c/kg weighing 707kg to return $1607. Charolais cross cows account GB Pastoral Co of Blackbutt sold for 254.2 c/kg weighing 645kg to return $1639. Loamside Nominees of Rosewood sold charbray cross cows for 246.2 c/kg weighing 475kg to return $1169. P & L Laycock of Eskdale sold droughtmaster cross bulls for 248.2 c/kg weighing 550kg to return $1365.