BENDIGO CATTLE SALE
Tuesday, November 27 Cattle numbers decreased quite significantly this week, with 177 coming forward.
The quality was once again very mixed. Good heavy steers sold to a top of $2.70/kg, holding firm from last week .
Medium to heavy steers were in shorter supply and sold to a top of $2.75/kg, holding fully firm on the previous market.
A small run of vealers came through and the better calves sold to a top of $3.17/kg, once again holding quite steady.
A good run of cows sold to a top of $2.08/kg, dropping 4¢ to 6¢. QUOTES: Heavy steers +500 kg sold to $2.70; medium to heavy steers 450-500 kg to $2.75; steer veal heavy +400 kg to $3.00; steer veal medium 320-390 kg to $3.17; heifer veal 420-490 kg to $2.90; heifer veal 320-390 kg to $2.90; beef cows to $2.08.