MORETON ANNUAL FEMALE SALE
BOYD O’brien Bartholomew held their Moreton Annual Female Sale on Saturday, February 16. Quality females sold at very pleasing rates, despite the continuing dry spell.
Rockview Industries of Grandchester sold Droughtmaster heifers 20-22 months for $1110. Ian Lake of Rosewood sold Droughtmaster heifers 20 months for $1100, John & Patsy O’shea of Blenheim had a quality draft of 30 Charolais cross heifers 14-18 months selling to $1025. Charlie Hawkins & family presented 2 decks of quality Droughtmaster heifers 16-18 months selling at $900 & $885. Tanya Coleman of Toogoolawah had Simmental heifers 18months at $850. Glenys & Garry Ashton of Willowbank sold Charolais cross heifers 12 months at $725. Quality cows and calves met good competition with plainer types harder of sale. Chris Stephan of Mt Sylvia sold 2 pens of Santa cross charolais cow & calves at $1240 & $1200. L & R Murphy of Cannon Creek sold charolais cross cows & calves for $970. Jane Dunne of Kerry Beaudesert sold aged Santa cows and calves for $950. Belltop Pastoral Co of Boonah sold Droughtmaster cows with small calves for $900. Peter Aldridge sold quality joined Red Brahman cows for $1210, $1190 & $1140.