AGENTS Boyd O’brien Bartholomew reported a yarding of 613 head of cattle at Moreton on Tuesday, September 3.
The market remained firm to slightly dearer for most descriptions, with quality lines of backgrounders selling well.
Export cows and ox sold to a dearer market. Grainaccredited and grain-assist trade sold to an enthusiastic panel of buyers. Moreton Saleyards will be selling cows and bulls first on sale day.
J and J Reeve, of Ripley, sold euro-cross vealer steers for 245.0 c/kg weighing 233kg to return $571.
Euro-cross vealer heifers account D and M Staatz, of Upper Tenthill, sold for 227.2c/kg weighing 220kg to return $499.
P Hanlon, of Stanmore, sold euro-cross yearling steers for 257.2c/kg weighing 291kg to return $749.
D and M Heck, of Fernvale, sold droughtmaster-cross yearling heifers for 248.2 c/kg weighing 352kg to return $705.
Charbray feeder steers
H and D Farming, of Mt Archer, sold for 280.2 c/kg weighing 432kg to return $1210.
Angus-cross feeder heifers account T Wallace, of Laidley, sold for 263.2 c/kg weighing 420kg to return $1105.
Bazadais-cross grain-assist steers account D and M Heck sold for 323.2 c/kg weighing 445kg to return $1438.
G, R and M Bauer, of Tambo, sold charbray grain-assist heifers for 325.2 c/kg weighing 420kg to return $1365.
D and K Wood, of Kalbar, sold angus-cross four-tooth grass ox for 314.2 c/kg weighing 640kg to return $2010.
Pisces Aquatics, of Maroon, sold brahman eight-tooth grass ox for 303.2 c/kg weighing 671kg to return $2035.
D Zurvas, of Boonah, sold simmental cows for 245.2 c/kg weighing 700kg to return $1716. Charolais-cross bulls account K and S Spierling, of Adare, sold for 279.2 c/kg weighing 880kg to return $2456.
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