Burnett Livestock & Realty’s meatworks and store sale on Monday saw a yarding of 844 head. The market was mostly firm to dearer on last fortnight’s sale.
Trade bullocks 500kg-600kg sold to 287c down 1c from last sale and cows over 500kg sold to 237c – up 9c. Cows 400 to 500kg sold to 226c – up 10c. Feeder steers 400kg to 500kg sold to a top of 274c – back 7c, while steers 300kg to 400kg sold to 277c – up 4c. Steers 200kg to 300kg sold to 288c – 10c stronger. Heifers 300kg to 400kg sold for 250c – up 3c and heifers 200kg to 300kg sold to 232c – down 34c.
Two and four tooth crossbred bullocks off oats from Maryborough sold for 287c/$1491. Four and six tooth Braford cross heifers from Childers sold for 252c/$1197. Two and four tooth Charbray heifers from Biggenden sold for 264c/$1552.
Droughtmaster cross cows from Biggenden sold for 237c/$1316. Braford cows from Lowmead sold for 229c/$1172. Braford cross cows from Childers sold for 233c/$1241. Grey Brahman cows from Mundubbera sold for 235c/$1261. Droughtmaster cows from Tansey sold for 228c/$1340. Brangus cows from Wallaville sold for 231c/$1156.
Charbray two tooth steers from Gayndah sold for 275c/$1541. Two tooth crossbred steers from Byrnestown sold for 271c/$1243. Milk and two tooth Red Brahman cross steers from Dallarnil sold for 268c/$1201. Two tooth crossbred steers from Coringa sold for 269c/$1167. Milk tooth Droughtmaster steers sold from 268c/$1161. Brangus milk tooth steers from Bundaberg sold for 272c/$1102. Milk tooth Droughtmaster cross steers from Biggenden sold for 277c/$1080. Milk tooth Droughtmaster steers from Gayndah sold for 272c/$1042. Charbray milk tooth steers from Mundubbera sold for 277c/$1076.
Brangus weaner steers from Wallaville sold for 271c/$804. Droughtmaster weaner steers from Byrnestown sold for 288c/$655. Charolais cross weaner steers from Childers sold for 282c/$585. Droughtmaster weaner steers from Childers sold for 272c/$706. Santa Gertrudis weaner steers from Brooweena sold for 264c/$673. Light Droughtmaster weaner steers from Pine Creek sold for 300c/$491.
Milk tooth Charbray heifers from Mundubbera sold for 254c/$1070 and the Brahman heifers for 250c/$942. Two tooth crossbred heifers from Binjour sold for 252c/$1013. Milk tooth Droughtmaster heifers from Gin Gin sold for 246c/$844. Limousin weaner heifers from Brooweena sold for 323c/$580. Brahman cross heifers from Mundubbera sold for 220c/$506. Charolais cows and calves from Bundaberg sold for $1020.
The next meatworks and store sale will be Monday September 24.