Emerald market report

19 Jul 2019

 MARKET REPORT

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.

 

Category

Weight

Range

No. of

Head

Price

Low

In

High

C/kg

Av.

Price

Change

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
-Weaner 200kg- 280kg 202 100 292 258 +15
-Weaner Under 200kg 24 201 251 227 +12
Heifers                   – Heavy Over 400kg 111 120 275 247 -13
-Feeder 350kg- 400kg 96 160 251 242 +4
-Medium 280kg – 350kg 163 143 247 215 -1
– Weaner 200kg – 280kg 231 150 260 223 +16
-Weaner Under 200kg 19 150 210 199 +10
Cows                     – Heavy Over 520kg 272 173 217 206 -7
– Medium 450kg- 520kg 260 162 213 193 -10
Bulls Over 600kg 37 100 272 240 N/C
Cows & Calves          

 

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