Market Report 14 January 2020

14th Jan 2020

Cattle– 864

Numbers eased slightly due the scattered of rain through the supply area. Cows were once again in the majority and were followed up by a good selection of grain assisted yearlings. All processors with the exception of one were in attendance and restocker and feeder operators were very active. A good supply of calves were penned, with restocker orders taking them to 282c/kg. Limited numbers of weaners were penned, the steer portion was dearer with increased restocker demand. Very light weight yearling feeder steers saw substantially dearer trends, while light weight steers to restockers saw rises of 6c/kg. However, medium weight yearling steers to feed saw a cheaper trend of 5c/kg. Trade steers experienced price improvements of 6c/kg. The heifer draft sold to a dearer trend with a spike in the restocker demand. The medium weight feeder heifers were significantly dearer with a gain of 20c/kg. All categories of cows received price improvements. Light weight cows to feed saw a upward movement in price of 18c/kg. Medium weight cows sold to a market 23c better, while the heavy D3 cows saw a large rise of 28c/kg. Cows to restockers experienced very good support to improve by up to 50c/kg. Bulls sold to 255c/kg .

Vendor

District

Stock

c/kg

kg

$

DW & LG MEEHAN

GLEN INNES

STEERS

289.20

506.7kg

$1465.28

JWB SAUNDERS

INVERELL

STEERS

289.20

426.7kg

$1233.92

AW MCCOLL & SON

NORTH STAR

STEERS

286.20

520kg

$1488.24

KELSEY LEA PTY LTD

GUM FLAT

STEERS

279.20

275.6kg

$769.35

KELSEY LEA PTY LTD

GUM FLAT

STEERS

291.20

252.2kg

$734.47

W & B MUDFORD

GUM FLAT

HEIFERS

268.20

362.5kg

$972.23

KELSEY LEA PTY LTD

GUM FLAT

HEIFERS

266.20

256kg

$681.47

KURRAJONG PARTNERSHIP

DELUNGRA

BULL CALVES

282.20

116.3kg

$328.06

DAVID FAMILY

BUNDARRA

HEIFER CALVES

270.20

96.2kg

$259.81

MOSSGROVE PASTORAL CO

GRAMAN

COWS

233.20

595.8kg

$1389.48

GARY HAMPTON

INVERELL

COWS

229.20

670kg

$1535.64

KURRAJONG PARTNERSHIP

DELUNGRA

COWS

205

495kg

$1014.75

DAVID FAMILY

BUNDARRA

COWS

205.20

456.7kg

$937.08

KURRAJONG PARTNERSHIP

DELUNGRA

COWS

192.20

480.7kg

$923.84

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