Market Report 1 June 2021

1st Jun 2021

Cattle– 480

Numbers reduced by better than half to offer a balanced number of most categories, although yearling heifer numbers were back by almost 200 head.This resulted in a rise in price trends for that category. Not all cow buyers were in attendance, and all other feed and background orders were in place. Steer weaners were well supplied and sold to a dearer trend, to gain up to 29c/kg. Heifers were in limited numbers and sold to a downward trend, to be back 12c/kg for the well bred drafts. Restockers were the major buyers. Background competition stepped into the young better bred steers to see a dearer trend prevail. Medium weight steers provided the bulk of the feeder drafts ,selling to cheaper price trends. Heifer categories saw a dearer market throughout restocker drafts to average 20c/kg better. All feeder weights were dearer, light weight drafts to 15c/kg better, and medium and heavy feeders 21c to 24c/kg dearer. Heavy steers to process sold to a rise of up to 23c/kg. The heifers not so heavy drafts were back 14c/kg. Cows were most affected with a loss of competition. The 3 and 4 score types slipping in price by 7c to 11c/kg. A draft of PTIC cows sold to 293c/kg. There was good competition on light weight young bulls to process, however heavy weight bulls lost 17c/kg.

 

Vendor

District

Stock

c/kg

kg

$

HAYDEN SIMS

INVERELL

STEERS

442.20

422.5kg

$1868.30

CLYDE GARDNER

NORTH STAR

HEIFERS

460.00

320.5kg

$1474.30

PJ & BJ THOMAS

ELSMORE

COWS

265.00

820kg

$2174.64

AGRISPIRIT PTY LTD

KENTHURST

COWS

279.20

530kg

$1479.76

AGRISPIRIT PTY LTD

KENTHURST

C & C

 

 

$2250

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