Emerald market report

14 Feb 2019

 MARKET REPORT

PRIME & STORE CATTLE SALE THURSDAY 13th FEBRUARY 2020

  Sale Report: With many other centres trending dearer this week Emerald fol- lowed with a sale of 1400 head, where all categories saw an increase of at least 10 cents or better. All types were well sort after with weaner steers hitting the 400 cent mark and heavy cows to 323 cents. Steer over 550kg topped at 351 cents and averaged 347 cents, steers 500-550kg topped at 348c/kg to average 343 cents, 400-500kg steers reached 368c/kg to average 354 cents, steers 350- 400kg topped at 383 cents to average 365 cents, with steers 380-350kg topping at 381c/kg to average 374 cents, while steers in the weaner weight ranges topped at 400c/kg to average 359 cents. Heavy heifers over 400kg topped at 349c/kg to average 337 cents, heifers 350-400kg topped at 350c/kg to average 341 cents, while the heifers 280-350kg reached 372c/kg & averaged 341 cents, while the weaner heifers made to 364c/kg to average 333 cents. Slaughter cows over 520kg reached 323c/kg to average 317 cents, with 450-520kg cows mak- ing to 319c/kg to average 304 cents. No cows and calves were presented today.

 Sale Highlights: Charlie & Margaret Prince ‘Janibee’ Capella sold Drought- master Steers to 363c/kg to weigh 460kg & return $1670, The Hayden Family ‘Janibee Valley’ Capella sold Brangus Steers to 374c/kg to weigh 391kg or $1463. The Prewett Family ‘Glendariwell’ Emerald sold Brangus Steers mak- ing to 400c/kg to weigh 271kg & returned at $1085, Charles & Carmel Mckinlay ‘Bloodwood’ Yamala sold Charbray Cows topping at 323c/kg to weigh 578kg or $1868. Wayne & Ingrid York Emerald sold Droughtmaster Heifers to 358c/kg & weighed 248kg to return $891. Neil, Sharron & Nicole King ‘Banrock’ Willows sold Brangus Steers to 346c/kg weighing 507kg or $1758, Gray Family ‘Villafeild’ Alpha sold Santa Cows to 311c/kg to weigh 578kg or $1799. Wayne & Janelle Gakowski ‘Karvella West’ Emerald sold Droughtmas- ter Heifers to 364c/kg to weigh 271kg or $987, Jack & Jenny Johnson ‘Grimestone’ Springsure sold Santa Heifers to 345c/kg to weigh 461kg & returned $1592. Angela Bulger ‘Carl Ash’ Yamala sold Santa Bullocks to 349c/kg to weigh 560kg or $1955, Ian Robertson ‘Dunloe’ Emerald sold Santa Cows to 317c/kg to weigh 557kg or $1768.

Category Weight

Range

No. of

Head

Price

Low

In

High

C/kg

Av.

Price

Change

Bullocks                – Heavy Over 550kg 7 335 351 247 +11
– Medi-

um

500kg- 550kg 19 328 348 343 +13
Steers                    – Heavy 400kg –

500kg

58 320 368 354 +14
– Feeder 350kg- 400kg 99 280 383 365 +20
– Medi-

um

280kg – 350kg 179 341 381 374 +40
-Weaner 200kg- 280kg 126 220 400 259 +45
-Weaner Under 200kg 37 150 366 324 +18
Heifers                   – Heavy Over 400kg 50 312 349 337 N/C
-Feeder 350kg- 400kg 34 324 350 341 +8
-Medium 280kg – 350kg 104 314 372 241 +18
– Wean-

er

200kg – 280kg 375 270 364 333 +5
-Weaner Under 200kg 100 250 332 284 +8
Cows                     – Heavy Over 520kg 43 308 323 317 +4
– Medi-

um

450kg- 520kg 68 140 319 304 +6
Bulls Over 600kg 19 168 325 295 N/C
Cows & Calves           N/Q

 

To read the full market report Market Report Feb 13 2020