A plainer yarding of cattle saw the market firm for feeder cattle and cows at Woodford, while younger and plainer cattle were easier.
There were 2065 cattle offered at Gympie on Monday, where the market remained firm for heavy cattle and better quality weaners.
CQLX Gracemere sale attracts big numbers with a yarding of more than 3000 head and restockers and lot feeders were among the buyers.
Feeder cattle and weaners sold firm to dearer at Laidley on Thursday, while the market for younger heifers and plainer cattle continued to ease.
Seventeen years ago commercial cattle were last displayed at the Rockhampton Show, which adopted a more entertainment driven agenda over agriculture. But things are changing.