Burnett Livestock & Realty's meatworks and store sale on Monday saw a yarding of 1882 head. The market was stronger for prime and feeder cattle and volume buyers for the re-stocker market strengthened prices for weaner weight cattle.
In the meatworks section very few numbers were yarded with bullocks selling from 270c-301c. Fat heifers sold from 230c-277c; cows sold from 200c-230c and store cows sold from 150c-180c.
Milk and two tooth Simbrah steers from Eidsvold sold for 306c/$1555 and the Brahman cross steers sold from 276c-295c/$1111-$1486. Milk tooth Droughtmaster steers from Woolooga sold for 295c/$1505. Two tooth Droughtmaster cross steers from Byrnestown sold for 290c/$1487 and the four tooth steers sold for 270c/$1402. Milk and two tooth Limousin steers from Biggenden sold for 297c/$1260. Milk tooth Santa steers from Monto sold for 299c/$1343. Milk tooth Charbray steers from South Kolan sold for 305c/$1266. Milk tooth Charolais steers from Proston sold for 301c/$1102. Milk tooth crossbred steers from Teebar sold for 296c/$1166. Milk tooth Simmental steers from Stonelands sold for 300c/$1225. Milk tooth Shorthorn steers from Coalstoun Lakes sold for 299c/$1148. Milk tooth Droughtmaster steers from Boompa sold for 292c/$1120.
Droughtmaster weaner steers from Hervey Bay sold for 278c/$876. Charolais cross weaner steers from Burnett Heads sold for 276c/$835. Belmont cross weaner steers from Gaeta sold for 278c/$831. Gelbvieh cross weaner steers from Mundubbera sold for 272c/$864. Charolais weaner steers from Gin Gin sold for 282c/$757. Grey Brahman weaner steers from Gayndah sold for 262c/$839.
Milk tooth Charbray heifers from Mundubbera sold for 280c/$1070. Milk tooth Simmental cross heifers from Stonelands sold for 281c/$1223. Milk tooth Santa heifers from Monto sold for 269c/$1139. Milk tooth Charbray heifers from Monto sold for 269c/$998. Milk tooth Santa heifers from Thangool sold for 258c/$1094. Grey Brahman milk tooth heifers from Coalstoun Lakes sold for 251c/$921. Two tooth Santa heifers from Lowmead sold for 254c/$913. Milk tooth Charbray heifers from Boompa sold for 258c/$950.
Grey Brahman weaner heifers from Gayndah sold for 230c/$653. Simmental weaner heifers from Gin Gin sold for 218c/$512. Charolais cross weaner heifers from Woolooga sold for 234c/$504. Charolais weaner heifers from Burnett heifers sold for 258c/$797. Charolais weaner heifers from Childers sold for 225c/$722.
Young Droughtmaster cows and calves topped at $1020.
Cattle were drawn from Thangool, Monto, Booubyjan, Woolooga, Stonelands, Proston, Gigoomgan, Yandaran, Lowmead, Miriam Vale, Gaeta, Rosedale, South Kolan, Mundubbera, Gin Gin, Wallaville, Brooweena, Hervey Bay, Childers, Gayndah, Mt Perry and all local areas.
The next meatworks and store sale will be on August 5.