Monto Cattle and Country once again had a quality yarding of 985 head with strong buyer attendance, rates for all descriptions were impressive.
Bulls 590kg sold from 280 to 360c/kg or $2695. Droughtmaster Brahman cross bullocks sold for 407c or $2405. Quality EU heifers with two and four teeth from Pownall Grazing sold for 429c and topped at $2025. Four-tooth Bazadias heifers weighing 450kg sold for 386c or $1737. F and P Whitley penned Droughtmaster cross cows to return $1923 or 348c. KS and DA Goody's Charbray cross cows sold for 346c or $1765. PTIC Charbray store cows sold for $2350 and $2000 while empty cows weighing 467kg sold for $1520 or 325c.
WA Chapman's Brangus cross steers averaged 440kg and returned $2070 or 471c. P and H Lovell's Angus feeder steers weighed 440kg, selling for 473c or $2082. S and AJ Davis' 498kg Droughtmaster steers returned $2312 or 464c. J Wriede sold 357kg Brangus steers for 518c or $1850. CC Horrocks 342kg steers sold for 538c or $1840. C and A Anger's Santa weaner steers sold for 640c or $1427. L McInnes sold 280kg Angus weaner steers for 610c or $1705. JD Wyatte's 230kg Charbray weaner steers sold for 630c or $1446. Beak and Soden's Brangus weaner steers sold for 646c or $1206. Brahman mickeys sold for 597c or $855.
Hogan's Partnership sold Brahman cross cows and calves for $2650. Aged Charbray cows and calves sold for $2950/unit.
424kg Angus No. 0 heifers sold for 480c or $2036. DS Keitley's 330kg Droughtmaster heifers sold for 460c or $1520. L and A Marshall consigned Charbray No. 0 heifers which returned 469c or $1760. L McInnes' Angus weaner heifers sold for 560c or $1415 and also sold 248kg Santa heifers at 548c. C and M Goody's Brangus weaner heifers sold for 568c. Simmental cross weaner heifers weighing 182kg sold for 585c or $1063. R Goody's 200kg Brangus weaner heifers sold for 590c or $1165.