PRIME & STORE CATTLE SALE THURSDAY 18th JULY 2019
Sale Report: Emerald Agents today had an increased yarding to just under 2000 head on offer, a large portion of the yarding consisted of slaughter cattle which experienced rates slightly cheaper than last week. Weaner types came under strong com- petition to see most of their categories increasing from 10-15 cents. Heavy Bullocks over 550kg topped at 295c/kg to average 283 cents, while steers 500-550kg topped at 282c/kg to average 258 cents, steers 400-500kg made to 286c/kg to average 272 cents, with steers 350-400kg topping at 272c/kg to average 253cents, 280-350kg steers made to 320c/kg to average 267 cents, while steers in the weaner weight ranges made to 292c/ kg to average 258 cents. Heavy heifers over 400kg topped at 275c/kg to average 247 cents, while heifers 350-400kg topped at 251c/kg to average 242 cents, with heifers 280-350kg making to 247c/kg to average 215 cents, while heifers in the weaner weight ranges made to 260c/kg to average 223 cents. Cows over 520kg made to 217c/kg to average 206 cents, while cows 450-520kg topped at 213c/kg to average 193 cents. No cows & calves were penned today.
Sale Highlights: Andrew & Sonya Harvey ‘Kenlogan’ Clermont sold Droughtmaster Steers to 280c/kg to weigh 288kg or
$808, Byron & Kate Heading Moranbah sold Charolais Steers to 292c/kg to weigh 260kg or $759. The Flohr Family ‘Wotonga’ Moranbah sold Droughtmaster Cross Cows to 217c/ kg to weigh 623kg or $1354, Mike & Vicki Donovan ‘Coolibah’ Capella sold Brahman Cross Cows to 197c/kg to weigh 557kg or $1099. The Sibson Family ‘Cotherstone’ Dys- art sold Droughtmaster Cross Heifers to 234c/kg to weigh 234kg or $548.
|Bullocks – Heavy||Over 550kg||88||240||295||283||-9|
|– Medium||500kg- 550kg||18||240||282||258||-12|
|Steers – Heavy||400kg – 500kg||16||217||286||272||-11|
|– Feeder||350kg- 400kg||39||140||272||253||-4|
|– Medium||280kg – 350kg||168||107||320||267||+4|
|Heifers – Heavy||Over 400kg||111||120||275||247||-13|
|-Medium||280kg – 350kg||163||143||247||215||-1|
|– Weaner||200kg – 280kg||231||150||260||223||+16|
|Cows – Heavy||Over 520kg||272||173||217||206||-7|
|– Medium||450kg- 520kg||260||162||213||193||-10|
|Cows & Calves||–|
To read the full market report Market Report July 18 2019