Gympie Market 27th April 2015
Sullivan Livestock yarded 1857 cattle at Gympie on Monday 27th April, where the market for all descriptions was firm to slightly dearer. Cattle were drawn from Monogorilby, Booubyjan, Rosedale, Maryborough, Aramara, Woolooga, Kilkivan, Maleny, Kenilworth, Eumundi & all local areas.
Droughtmaster steers from Jan Mulholland, Widgee Crossing sold for $2.52 to return $1,230. Droughtmaster steers from Luke Canty, Imbil sold for $2.45 or $1189. Droughtmaster steers from Mountjoy Stud, Belli Park sold for $2.45 or $1203. Greg Nuske, Kin Kin sold Droughtmaster x steers for $2.47 or $1,089. Charbray steers from Greg Bath, Greens Creek sold for $2.49 or $1,051. Droughtmaster steers from the Higgins Family sold for $2.41 ($979). Droughtmaster steers from Bevan Chippindall, Imbil sold for $2.42 ($1,040) and their younger brothers $2.33 ($800). Droughtmaster steers 14 months from Russell Holdings sold for $2.39 or $829. Charbray weaner steers from Jim & Sarah Viner ‘Tressavale Grazing’ Glastonbury sold for $2.52 ($666 & $627). Charbray steers from The Shadbolt Family sold for $2.54 or $591. Charbray steers from Bevan Tinknell, Widgee sold for $2.52 or $667. Charbray steers from Brian McKavanagh, Kilkivan sold for $2.51 or $680. Limousin Steers from Roz Barron, Conondale sold for $2.43 or $633. Limousin x steers from Lance Bunter, Kia Ora sold for $2.46 or $709. Droughtmaster steers from Carl Talbot, Kilkivan sold for $2.50 or $550. Generally better quality weaner steers sold from $2.32 to $2.54.
Heavy feeder heifers from the Nielsen Family, Goomboorian sold to a top of $2.35 or $1,095, while the others sold for $2.27 ($1,069) & $2.18 ($972). Greg Bath sold Droughtmaster heifers for $2.33 or $967. Droughtmaster heifers from the Atthow Family, Kilkivan sold for $2.20 or $823. Limousin x heifers from Malcolm Bunney, Kin Kin sold for $2.20 ($768 & $763). Good quality Droughtmaster heifers from Kent Hammond, Blimey Downs sold for $2.19 ($630) & $2.13 ($499). Droughtmaster heifers from Russell Holdings sold for $2.14 ($623). Charbray weaner heifers from the Shadbolt family sold for $2.25 or $584. Good conditioned vealer heifers sold from $2.00 to $2.18. Plainer types sold from $1.78 to $2.00.
Next Sale Monday 11th May.
Meatworks Report 28/4/15
Store Sale Market Report 28/4/15
Total Yarding Open Auction Cow & Calves 16 x 16
Av$/Unit Open Auction $697.50
Top $/Unit Open Auction $940