Agents Boyd O’Brien Bartholomew reported a reduced yarding due to the welcomed widespread rain across the south east corner.
Quality backgrounders met a very competitive panel of buyers. Vealers and yearlings were in short supply and sold firm on last week’s market. Export sold to dearer rates.
Vendor Carney’s Ck Pastoral of Carney’s Creek sold Euro cross yearling heifers for 297.2c weighing 261kg to return $776. Carney’s Ck Pastoral also sold Charbray cross steers for 305.2c weighing 318kg to return $971.
Euro cross vealer steers account A&B Little of Mt Beppo sold for 316.2c weighing 245kg to return $774.
E Retschlag of Nanango sold euro cross vealer heifers for 276.2c weighing 270kg to return $745.
Vendor Harzer and Co of Gayndah sold Droughtmaster cross grass ox for 284.2c weighing 615kg to return $1747. Santa cross feeder heifers account Metcalfe and Durre of Sth Maclean sold for 268.2c weighing 370kg to return $992.
Tinton Grazing of Esk sold Greyman cross grain assist steers for 289.2c weighing 445kg to return $1286. Tinton Grazing also sold Greyman cross grain assist heifers for 274.2c weighing 367 kg to return $1006.
Brangus cross grass Jap heifers account Huston Contracting of Junction View sold for 279.2c weighing 513kg to return $1432.
A&B Little sold jersey cross dairy culls for 196.2c weighing 440kg to return $863. Charolais cross medium cows account B&A Roughan of Scrub Ck sold for 232.2c weighing 615kg to return $1428.
Luck Farming of Wowan sold Charbray cows for 238.2c weighing 617kg to return $1471. Charolais cross bulls account C&J Hewitt of D’Aguilar sold for 251.2c weighing 700kg to return $1758.