AGENTS Boyd O’brien Bartholomew reported a yarding of 397 head of cattle at Moreton on Tuesday. The market improved for quality trade and export feeders sold well with vealers and yearlings selling firm on last week.
Charbray-cross vealer steers account P. and L. Vogler of Gatton sold for 217.2c/kg, weighing 197kg to return $428. Watts Family Trust of Ropeley sold droughtmastercross vealer heifers for 208.2c/kg, weighing 260kg to return $541. Santa-cross yearling steers account J. Hudson of Gatton sold for 268.2c/kg, weighing 370kg to return $992. Droughtmaster-cross yearling heifers account D. Morse of Cedar Ck sold for 213.2c/kg, weighing 295kg to return $628. J. Egan of Helidon Spa sold branguscross feeder steers for 288.2c/kg, weighing 480kg to return $1383. J. Hudson of Gatton sold santa-cross feeder heifers for 267.2c/kg, weighing 390kg to return $1042. Grain-assisted charolais-cross heifers account J. Hudson sold for 273.2c/kg, weighing 400kg to return $1092. Simjue Partnership of Dundas sold charolais-cross grassfed zero-tooth heifers for 296.2c/kg, weighing 520kg to return $1540. J. and J. Vanstone of Boonah sold grass-fed zero/two-tooth santacross steers for 577kg to return $1720. L. and P. Haynes of Linville sold grass-fed four-tooth heifers for 263.2c/kg, weighing 545kg to return $1434. Droughtmaster-cross grass-fed four-tooth heifers account L. and M. Brown of Mt Beppo sold for 262.2c/kg, weighing 515kg to return $1350. Sticklen and Lau of Lilydale sold charolais cows for 235.2c/kg, weighing 740kg to return $1740. Charolais bulls from Sticklen and Lau sold for 227.2c/kg, weighing 815kg to return $1851.