BENDIGO CAT­TLE SALE

Shepparton News - Country News - - LIVESTOCK -

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.

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