Gympie Liveweight Sale 28th July 2014
Sullivan Livestock yarded 1218 cattle selling to a fully firm market on recent sales. Cattle were drawn from Maryborough, Tiaro, Bauple, Woolooga, Aramara, Kilkivan, Conondale, Kenilworth and all local areas.
Good quality Limousin X steers 18 months from Hamish Daniel, Amamoor sold for $1.70 ($755). Charbray steers 20 months from Debbie Smith, Mooloo sold for $1.70 to return $769 & $686. Droughtmaster X steers 18 months from Tiaro sold for $1.65 or $660. Shorthorn X steers 18 months from George & Lyn Cotter, Widgee sold for $1.65 or $645. Quality Droughtmaster steers from BH & SO Portas, Woolooga sold for $1.67 or $631 and $1.62 ($406). Charbray weaner steers from Digga Holdings sold for $1.57 or $309. Generally better quality weaner steers sold from $1.30 to $1.62.
Feeder heifers were limited in supply and quality and sold to a top of $1.57 for Charbray heifers from H4 Pastoral selling for $1.57 to return $636. Droughtmaster heifers from Rod & Cherie O`Rourke sold for $1.51 or $544. The next run of feeder heifers sold from $1.25 to $1.48. Plainer types sold from $0.80c to $1.05. Good quality vealer heifers sold to a top of $1.20 but generally sold from $1.00 to $1.20 while store type heifers sold from $0.85 to $1.18.
Next Sale Monday 11 August 2014.
Before consigning cattle for future sales please contact one of our livestock agents.
Total Cows & Calves: 23 x 23
Av$/unit Cows & Calves: $450
To$/unit Cows & Calves: $570