Toogoolawah started the year at a cracking pace with a yarding of 520 head on Saturday.
Hayes, Blackbutt, sold Droughtmaster steers 2.5 years at $1800 and 12 months Euro cross at $1410. Santa steers from Lower Cressbrook, 18 months, sold at $1580.
J and K Harvey, Toogoolawah, sold Droughtmaster steers 12 months at $1470. Paul and Ros O'Brien, Gayndah, sold 12 months Angus cross steers at $1950.
ALB Pastoral sold Charolais cross weaner steers at $1350. Kerry Head, Blackbutt, sold Charolais cross steer calves at $1370. Nathan and Zara Heit sold Charolais cross steer calves for $1290.
R and D Mayer sold six-month-old Droughtmaster steers at $1030. Pecan Pastoral Co. sold Bazadais cross heifers 14 months at $1360. K and K King sold Charbray heifers 18 months at $1440.
Colinton Pastoral Co. sold an excellent line of 108 12 to 14-month-old Charbray heifers topping at $1510 to average $1460 which went to Casino, Tamworth and Grafton.
J and K Harvey sold Droughtmaster heifers 14 months at $1330 and $1300. N and Z Heit sold Shorthorn cross heifers 10 months at $1280 and Charolais cross at $1230. ALB Pastoral sold Red Brahman heifers 12 months at $1000.
Cows and calves met excellent competition from southern buyers.
Spring Creek Grazing Co. sold Charolais cross cows and calves at $2520. P and R O'Brien, Gayndah, sold Droughtmaster cows with Charolais cross calves at $2380.
Droughtmaster cows and calves from Woodford sold at $2360. R and E Hayes sold Santa cows and calves at $2380. Peter Simpson sold Droughtmaster aged cows and calves at $1960.