Charters Towers sale report

22 Jul 2019

CHARTERS TOWERS COMBINED AGENTS PRIME AND STORE SALE MARKET REPORT

CHARTERS TOWERS COMBINED AGENTS PRIME SALE 

Wednesday – 21st July 2021

Charters Towers Combined Agents yarded a total of 2025 cattle. Consisting of 412 Bullocks, 423 Heifers, 926 Cows and 264 Bulls.

Cattle comprised of two runs of finished Bullocks, with runs of bulls and cows selling for good prices. The yarding was drawn from Mt Isa, Hughenden, Normanton, Georgetown, Collinsville, as well as local and coastal areas.

Prime Quotes: 

Bullocks were quoted 5-8¢ easier, Heifers were unchanged, Cows were 5-8¢ dearer, and Bulls were 5-10¢ dearer on last week’s rates.

Description Category Wt. Range kg Head Price in cents/kg
Lowest Average Highest
Steers & Bullocks Medium Up to 500kg 212 252.2 358.8 426.2
Heavy Over 500kg 200 100.0 371.8 424.2
Heifers Medium Up to 440kg 423 130.2 360.4 402.2
Cows Medium Up to 400kg 364 100.0 275.4 308.2
Heavy Over 400kg 562 285.0 314.8 327.2
Bulls Medium Up to 450kg 139 50.0 328.6 378.2
Heavy Over 450kg 125 206.2 332.6 378.2
  • Bullocks topped at 2¢/kg on a/c Lyndhurst Cattle Co that weighed 628kg to return $2,315 per head.
  • Pen of 21 Heifers were presented on a/c Cunningham Cattle Co that sold for 2¢/kg, weighing 401kg to return $1,580 per head.
  • The top pen of 12 cows were sold by, GD & KR Harriman for 327.2¢/kg, weighing 561kg to return $1,835 per head
  • Bulls sold on a/c EJT & KL Camp, topped at 2¢/kg and weighed 637kg, to return $2,407 per head

 

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