Gympie Market 28th November 2016
A good quality yarding of 1636 cattle at Sullivan Livestock’s Gympie Cattle sale held Monday 28th November saw the market remain firm to dearer for all descriptions. Cattle were drawn from Childers, Bundaberg, Maryborough, Aramara, Tiaro, Bauple, Tansey, Kilkivan, Woolooga, Maleny, Kenilworth, Eumundi & all local areas.
Charbray steers from Brett & Jodie Johnson, Goomboorian sold for $3.42 ($1,608). Charbray steers from Boully Nominees “Hidden Valley” Tansey made $3.46 or $1,431. Droughtmaster x steers from G & KE Blowers, Munna Creek sold for $3.45 or $1,419. Hebberman Farms, Yengarie sold Brahman x steers for $3.35 to return $991, $988, $948 & $933. Charbray steers 12 months from J & W Klotz, Scotchy Pocket sold for $3.50 ($1,199). Droughtmaster steers from R & M Helmore, Kilkivan sold for $3.71 or $997. Droughtmaster steers from C & J Blanckensee, Kandanga made $3.68 to return $980. Agnesvale Pastoral, Childers sold Droughtmaster steers for $3.96 ($888) & their heavier cross bred mates sold for $3.64 ($952). Fortrus Pastoral, Bells Bridge sold Droughtmaster steers for $3.70 ($919). Droughtmaster steers from Fitzgerald & Co, Kilkivan sold for $3.98 ($737). Angus weaner steers from Farrell Estates, Imbil sold for $4.12 to return $748. Generally better quality weaner steers sold from $3.60 to $3.98.
Feeder heifers topped at $3.40 for Charbray heifers from Jeff & Wendy Klotz to return $1,084. Simmental x heifers from D & P Wippell, Mooloo made $3.35 ($1,135 & $1,093). Lighter feeder heifers sold from $3 to $3.21, while quality heavier feeder heifers sold from $3.20 to $3.40. Good conditioned vealer heifers sold from $3.15 to $3.50. Quality store conditioned weaner heifers sold from $3.20 to $3.45.
Cows & Calves topped at $1,475 generally selling from $1,100 to $1,450.
Last Sale 2016 Monday 12th December 2016
Meatworks Market Report 28/11/16
Store Sale Market Report 28/11/16
Cows & Calves: 40 x 40