Burnett Livestock & Realty's meatworks and store sale at Biggenden on Monday saw a yarding of 3039 head. The sale was generally stronger with only a few categories seeing quality related easing.
Cattle were drawn from Sarina, Rockhampton, Miriam Vale, Calliope, Turkey Beach, Gaeta, Lowmead, Theodore, Moura, Monto, Cracow, Mundubbera, Glenwood, Crownthorpe, Goomeri, Booubyjan and all local areas.
Santa Gertrudis cross heifers from Cracow sold for 389c/$1829. Four-tooth Brahman cross heifers from Mundubbera sold for 369c/$1596. Six-tooth red Brahman heifers from Theodore sold for 379c/$1659. Two-tooth Brangus cross heifers from Monduran sold for 385c/$1887.
Red Brahman cows from Theodore sold for 348c/$1836. Red Brangus cows from Goodnight Scrub sold for 346c/$1765. Santa cows from Mount Perry sold for 342c/$1875. Charbray cows from Hervey Bay sold for 337c/$2107. Brahman cross cows from Howard sold for 334c/$1546. Limousin cross cows from Boompa sold for 336c/$1521.
Twenty-two Droughtmaster Charolais cross first calf cows with calves from Yandaran sold for $2960. Most cows and calves sold from $1440-2000.
Milk-tooth Charbray cross steers from Dallarnil sold for 416c/$1846. Two-tooth Droughtmaster cross steers from Bundaberg sold for 424c/$1669. Milk-tooth Charbray steers from Gaeta sold for 438c/$1482. A line of Droughtmaster cross milk-tooth steers from Mundubbera sold from 438c-446c/$1370-$1596. Milk-tooth Charbray steers from Wallaville sold for 448c/$1580. Milk-tooth Droughtmaster steers from Mount Perry sold for 452c/$1454.
A line of Charbray cross weaner steers from Theodore sold from 448-470c/$1318-$1523. Limousin cross weaner steers from Brooweena sold for 492c/$1425. Simbrah weaner steers from Mundubbera sold for 490c/$1105. Santa Gertrudis weaner steers from Mount Perry sold for 540c/$1192. Santa Gertrudis weaner steers for Derra sold for 516c/$1038. Droughtmaster weaner steers from Maryborough sold for 538c/$986. Light Charolais weaner steers from Brooweena sold for 532c/$867. Simmental weaner steers from Calliope sold for 520c/$1174.
A line of milk and two-tooth Braford heifers from Theodore sold from 394-414c/$1486-1903. Milk-tooth Brahman cross heifers from Coalstoun Lakes sold for 388c/$1319. Simmental cross milk-tooth heifers from Yandaran sold for 430c/$1312. Milk-tooth Droughtmaster heifers from Mount Perry sold for 448c/$1075. Milk-tooth Santa Gertrudis heifers from Coalstoun Lakes for 438c/$1113. Milk-tooth Charbray heifers from Sarina sold for 440c/$1311.
A line of Charbray weaner heifers from Sarina sold for 496c/$910-$1132. Charbray weaner heifers from Childers sold for 456c/$1147. Simbrah weaner heifers from Gin Gin sold for 456c/$1115. A line of red and grey Brahman weaner heifers from Theodore sold from 438-500c/$914-$1116. Santa Gertrudis weaner heifers from Mount Perry sold for 486c/$903. Droughtmaster weaner heifers from Maryborough sold for 500c/$861. Brangus weaner heifers from Mount Perry sold for 516c/$1001.
The next Biggenden meatworks and store sale is Monday November 30 and the final sale for 2020 is scheduled for Monday December 14.