There were 1224 head yarded at Toowoomba on Monday. Export prices remained firm throughout while store cattle in larger numbers, particularly heifers are becoming harder to sell.
Best bulls a/c Gladwyn Angus, Meringandan sold to 237.2c/kg. Best bullocks a/c John and Karol Wilkes, Pittsworth sold to 309.2c to return $1937. A line of 23 heavy feeder steers weighing 412kg a/c D and F Rollinson, Biddeston sold to 280c.
Heavy trade heifers a/c Lyle Douglas, Goombungee weighing 421kg averaged $1023. Best cows a/c Graham Smith, Gowrie Junction weighing 657kg sold to 204.2c to return $1342. Angus steers a/c Stafford Pastoral Company, Millmerran weighing 304 kg sold to 254.2c.
A line of 45 Santa Gertrudis steers a/c Marion Weideman, Back Plains weighing 282 kg averaged 254.2c. Lightweight Angus steers a/c RA and DF Wallace, Pinelands sold to 242.2c.