Emerald market report

26 Jun 2019

MARKET REPORT

PRIME & STORE CATTLE SALE THURSDAY 25th JUNE 2020

Emerald Combined Agents yarded 1262 head at the weekly combined Fat & Store Sale. Cattle were drawn mainly from the local Central Highlands Region with odd lots from further afield. In the fat section one buyer offered no completion this week resulting in a slightly easier result for some lines.  Heavy Steers +500kg sold to 363c/kg to aver 340c/kg. Heavy steers +500kg sold to a top of 371c/kg. Feeder steers +400kg sold to 371c/kg to aver 358c/kg. Feeder Steers +350kg sold to 374c/kg to aver 340c/kg. Steers +280kg sold to 367c/kg and Steers +200kg sold to 392c/kg to aver 376c/kg. Light weights under 200kg sold to 350c/kg. The lighter steer market has no real numbers to quote correctly with obviously the end of the financial year having a bearing. Fat cows + 520kg sold to 286c/kg to aver 273c/kg. Fat cows +450kg sold to 287c/kg to aver 269c/kg, Fat cows +400kg sold to 266c/kg to aver 252c/kg. Cows were very mixed today with the results showing those trends, Feeder Heifers +400kg sold to 350c/kg. Whilst Heifers +350kg sold to 358c/kg to aver 320c/kg, Heifers +280kg sold to 362c/kg to aver 322c/kg, Heifers +200kg sold to 380c/kg to aver 345c/kg. Only 2 pens of Cows & Calves yarded to sell for $1400/unit and $1,380/unit.

Live Weight
 

CATEGORY

WEIGHT RANGE CENTS PER

KILOGRAM

DOLLARS PER

HEAD

Head Min. Av Max. Min. Av. Max.
Steers Up to 200 20 350.2 350.2 350.2 404.32 436.00 474.72
  200 – 280 29 70.0 376.1 392.2 147.00 897.45 1029.53
  280 – 350 36 246.2 334.9 367.2 837.08 1097.58 1279.08
  350 – 400 45 242.2 340.4 374.2 846.36 1283.08 1484.80
  400 – 500 193 208.2 358.3 371.2 853.62 1627.2 1785.77
  500 – 550 56 270.0 340.8 363.2 1377.00 1755.5 1888.64
  Over 500 62 336.2 349.0 365.2 1866.8 2036.66 2418.13
Heifers Up to 200 30 320.0 332.0 334.2 362.85 382.33 528.00
  200 – 280 78 242.2 345.3 380.2 653.94 796.41 972.54
  280 – 350 144 170.0 322.0 362.2 595.00 996.64 1259.65
  350 – 400 49 268.2 320.5 358.2 1059.39 1210.54 1296.65
  Over 400 74 306.2 339.1 350.2 1432.54 1567.18 1860.38
Cows 300 – 400 66 108.2 245.5 303.2 340383 909.88 1182.48
  400 – 450 127 136.2 252.6 266.2 602.69 1078.83 1156.40
  450 – 520 141 227.2 269.2 315.2 1028.08 1308.98 1546.43
  Over 520 75 257.2 272.5 286.2 1356.73 1524.39 1953.32
Bulls Up to 450 7 303.2 305.1 310.0 1215.83 1218.31 1224.5
  450 – 600 3 202.2 267.9 330.0 1051.44 1459.98 1749.00
  Over 600 27 150.0 317.3 355.2 1200.00 2497.56 3070.80

Juanita Pastoral Fernlees sold No9 EuroX grain assist Steers for 365c/kg weighing 577kg to return $2110.00.

Gladys Holmes “Alamay” Yamala Sold heavy Brahman Heifers weighing 572kgs which made 314c/kg to return

$1,798/hd. Jack & Jenny Johnson “Grimstone” Springsure Sold Santa Heifers to 358kg weight 358kg to return

$1,284.00/hd. Andrew & Kathy Hawkins “Mowbray” Springsure Sold EU PTIC Heifers to 310c/kg and return

$1,511.00/hd. Richard & Robyn Daniels “Plain Fields” Gindie Sold Euro X grain assist Heifers for 330c/kg weighing 481kg to return $1,590.00/hd. Neil & Sharon King “Banrock” Willows sold Brangus Heifers for 355c/kg weighing 325kg to return $1153.00/hd. Jason & Joanne Wolff “Wadeleigh” Emerald Sold Heavy Santa Cows to top the cow market at 286.2c/kg weighing 682kg to return $1,953/hd. Lawrie & Hastings Hawkins “Serpentine” Springsure Sold Droughtmaster Dows for 269c/kg weighing 590kg return $1588.00. Wayne & Susie Dollard Clermont sold Brahman X weaner Steers for 392c/kg weighing 262kg to return $1029.00/hd.

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