Feeder Steers $2.15/kg at Gympie
A good quality yarding of 1861 cattle saw the market for good quality heavy feeders remain firm to dearer. Better quality cattle remained firm while lesser types were cheaper. Cattle were drawn from Bundaberg, Maryborough, Aramara, Manumbar, Kilkivan, Woolooga, Kenilworth, Eumundi and all local areas.
Good quality Droughtmaster steers from Greg & Kevin Birt, Scotchy Pocket sold for $2.15 ($906) & $2.14 ($820). Droughtmaster steers from Philip Kirk, Maryborough so ld for $2.13 to return $943. The Hutchins family sold Droughtmaster steers for $2.13 or $906. Charbray steers from Barry Steele, Widgee sold for $2.10 or $808. Droughtmaster X steers from Michael & Geraldine Keliher, Gundiah sold for $2.01 or $770 & $740. Santa X steers from Dave Hebberman, Maryborough sold for $2.06 or $787. Charbray steers from Ian & Debbie Frampton, Widgee sold for $2.15 or $776. Brahman X steers 18 months from John Crossley, Widgee sold for $1.89 or $640. Charbray steers 12 months from Garry Lally, Greens Creek sold for $1.79 or $568. Angus X steers from Viv & Cheryl Heath, Widgee sold for $2.00/kg to return $685. Droughtmaster X steers from Lance Atthow, Manumbar sold for $1.95 or $622. Droughtmaster X weaner steers from Dennis & Sue Billiau, Wonga sold for $1.80 or $428. Limousin X steers from the Collins Family sold for $1.73 or $431. Droughtmaster steers from Fitzgerald & Co, Kilkivan sold for $1.75 or $354. Droughtmaster steers from the Gilmore Family, Kenilworth sold for $1.72 or $409. Generally better quality weaner steers sold from $1.55 to $1.80.
Good quality feeder heifers from Greg & Kevin Birt, Scotchy Pocket sold for $1.92 or $696 & $677 and $1.90 or $693. The next run of feeder heifers sold from $1.70 to $1.87. Vealer heifers topped at $1.66 while plainer lines generally sold from $1.10 to $1.42.
Next Sale Monday 3rd November 2014.
Before consigning cattle for future sales please contact one of our livestock agents.
Total Cows & Calves: 21 x 21
Av$/unit Cows & Calves: $449
To$/unit Cows & Calves: $720