There were 686 head yarded at Toowoomba on Monday, where the market improved for export quality cattle, with all other categories remaining firm.
Best bull a/c John and Karol Wilkes sold to $2002. The same vendor sold bullocks to 304.2c/kg to return $2149, and also sold topped priced heavy heifers to 219.2c/kg to return $1807.
All categories of cows sold to improved rates on last week. Heavy feeder steers a/c Greg Kahler, Geham weighing 493kg returned $1327. Trade heifers a/c Venvale Partners sold to 258.2c to returning $1156.
Trade weight steers a/c AH & LB Brown, Pittsworth sold to $1240. Light weight trade feeder steers a/c Anne McNally, Crows Nest sold in pen lots at $872. Santa steers G Smith, Gowrie Junction sold to 274.2c to return $931. Vealers to slaughter sold in a range from 200-215c.