The auction space is moving into the realm of modern day technology.
Unjoined Droughtmaster heifers topped at $9000 while their joined counterparts hit $6000 and semen fetched $300 per straw at the Karragarra ‘Entire Drop Female Sale’ near Emerald last Saturday.
Despite much needed rainfall across the Darling Downs, it slightly held back cattle numbers at this year’s Cooyar Show.
Alpha’s Chris and Sue Zahl, Wycheproof Pastoral Co, bought the top priced bull, from Pathfinder Angus stud, Victoria, at the Australian Topstock bull sale at Barcaldine on Friday.
Sale honours went to the Droughtmaster breed on the final day of the two day February All Breeds Sale at CQLX Gracemere.