Market Report Gympie Sale 17th August 2015
Sullivan Livestock yarded 1553 cattle at their Gympie Cattle Sale held Monday 17th August, where the market remained firm to dearer for all descriptions. Cattle were drawn from Bundaberg, Maryborough, Aramara, Booubyjan, Tansey, Manumbar, Kilkivan, Woolooga, Eumundi, Kenilworth & all local areas.
Good quality Droughtmaster x feeder steers from the Roberts Family, Sandy Creek topped at $2.92 to return $1,213. Droughtmaster x steers from CJ & AL Burke sold for $2.88 or $1,399 & $1,311. Dolce Farms, Childers sold Droughtmaster steers for $2.88 or $1,235. Charolais x steers 8 months from Stuart & Linda Vollmerhausen sold for $2.80 or $848. Santa steers from Turnvale Pastoral, Glastonbury sold for $2.82 or $799. European x steers from Ken Murphy sold for $2.80 or $777. Droughtmaster steers from Dave & Elizabeth Allomes, Miva Homestead sold for $2.84 or $675. Droughtmaster steers from Tyson Heath, Calgoa sold for $2.79 or $715. Generally weaner steers sold from $2.60 to $2.85.
Feeder heifers met strong competition selling to a top of $2.68. Heavy heifers from Lance Atthow, Manumbar sold for $2.63 or $1,197. Droughtmaster x heifers from Tony Fitzpatrick, Widgee sold for $2.66 or $962. Brahman x heifers from Neville & Lyndall Ensbey, Kandanga sold for $2.64 or $914. Charbray heifers from Ted Fisher, Widgee sold for $2.58 or $872 & $742. Charbray heifers from David Peddle, Woolooga made $2.58 to return $769 & $741. Drew & Leith Curtis, Mooloo sold Brahman heifers for $2.64 or $911 & Charbray heifers for $2.57 or $765. Brahman x heifers from Trevor & Evalyn Pike, Wonga sold for $2.53 or $821. Brahman x heifers from Ken Murphy, Yerra sold for $2.56 or $909. Vealer heifers from Errol Janke, Widgee sold for $2.71 or $813. Charbray heifers from Stuart & Linda Vollmerhausen, Theebine sold for $2.69 or $715. Droughtmaster heifers from Karana Rural, Sandy Creek sold for $2.67 or $744. Charolais x heifers from Jeff & Wendy Klotz, Scotchy Pocket sold for $2.60 or $679. Quality Droughtmaster heifers from Dave & Elizabeth Allomes, Miva Homestead sold for $2.63 or $658. Better conditioned vealer heifers sold from $2.45 to $2.72, while store types sold from $2.10 to $2.58.
Next Sale Monday 31st August 2015
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