THE demand for quality Santa Gertrudis genetics in the central west was evident at the Strathmore Bull Sale in Blackall today which saw a top of $42,000.
At the Walker family’s on-property sale, held after the Barcoo Santa Breeders Sale topped at $44,000, 79 of 96 bulls sell for an 82 per cent clearance and an average of $7943.
It was lot 11, Strathmore Matchmaker, who topped the sale when he was knocked down for $42,000 to the Hatton family, Diamond H, Wandoan.
Selling agents: Elders
Full report in this week’s Queensland Country Life.