Weaner Steers $3.39 at Gympie
Sullivan Livestock yarded 1365 cattle at their Gympie Cattle Sale held Monday 28th September, where the market for all descriptions were dearer. Cattle were drawn from Mt Perry, Booubyjan, Tansey, Kilkivan, Woolooga, Tiaro, Maryborough, Bauple, Kenilworth, Obi Obi, Eumundi & all local areas.
Droughtmaster steers from Howard & Brenda Kirby ‘Gemini Downs’, Goomboorian sold for $3.24 to return $1,274, $1,270, $1,210 & $1,207, while their Brangus x steers sold for $3.09 or $1,136. Droughtmaster steers from John & Leslie Cutmore, Obi Obi sold for $3.20 or $1,225 & $1,215. Glen Hooper, Imbil sold Droughtmaster steers for $3.19 or $1,287. Neil Hayward, Sexton sold Charbray & Brahman steers for $3.09 ($1,232 & $1,200) & $3 ($1,131). Frazer Abalone P/L, Traveston sold Charbray steers for $3.20 or $1,121. Good quality Droughtmaster steers 16 months from the Sauer Family sold for $3.34 or $1,186, while their Limo x steers sold for $3.09 or $1,100. Charbray steers from Megan & Georgia Dale, Tiaro sold for $3.19 to return $996. Charbray weaner steers from Paul Elmer, Amamoor sold for $3.26 to return $982. Droughtmaster steers from the Maragna Family sold for $3.15 or $853. Droughtmaster steers from Patterson Pastoral, Gunalda sold for $3.17 or $808. Droughtmaster steers from A Templeton & Son, Eumundi sold for $3.31 or $842. European x steers from the Woodgate Family sold for $3.24 to return $1,013 & $949. Droughtmaster x steers from Alan May ‘Roslyn Station’ sold for $3.31 ($785) & $3.39 ($636). Generally better quality weaner steers sold from $2.90 to $3.39.
Feeder heifers were limited in supply selling to a top of $2.85 for Droughtmaster heifers from Howard & Brenda Kirby to return $1,136. Limousin x heifers from Ian Reynolds, Boompa sold for $2.79 or $1,012. Murray Grey x heifers from Neil Hayward, Sexton sold for $2.73 to return $1,006. Droughtmaster x heifers 14 months from J & J MacKenzie, Gunalda sold for $2.94 to return $838. Droughtmaster heifers from the Kropp Family sold for $3.05 or $(751). Droughtmaster heifers from Patterson Pastoral sold for $2.97 or $789. Good conditioned vealer heifers topped at $3.06 for Charbray heifers from Errol Janke, Widgee to return $881. Senepol x heifers from Ian Johnston, Sexton sold for $2.93 or $846. European x heifers from Robyn Kingston, Yerra sold for $3.02 or $788. Droughtmaster heifers from Jason Johnston, Kenilworth sold for $3 or $714. Lighter store conditioned heifers generally sold from $2.65 to $3.06 pending quality
Next Sale Monday 12th October
Meatworks Report 28/9/15
Store Sale Report 28/9/15
Total Yarding Open Auction: 23 x 22
Average $/Unit Open Auction: $816.09
Top $/Unit Open Auction: $1,260.00