Market Report 5 May 2020

5th May 2020

Cattle–  611

Numbers dipped slightly, to a penning which increased in weight and lifted in quality. This eventuated in a rise in trends for most categories. All the regular buyers attended and competed to a stronger demand. Steer weaners sold to dearer trends, up to 18c/kg. The heifer drafts also sold to dearer trends, their rise up 24c/k , both categories selling to strong restocker demand, with competition from West of the state. Light yearling steers to feed enjoyed a rise of 28c, with the restocker demand pushing those drafts to 14c/kg better. Medium and heavy weight feeder steers were also dearer. Heifers, however saw cheaper trends, the medium drafts back 13c/kg although, isolated sales to the trade yielded a slightly dearer trend. A limited offering of heavy feeder steers sold to cheaper trend, the heifer portion selling to improved trends. Cows to feed on sold to 252c, with medium weight cows to 13c/kg dearer. An improvement in weight and quality in the heavy cow penning saw rises of 18c/kg. Bulls to processor improved 30c, with restockers taking that category to 341c/kg.

 

Vendor

District

Stock

c/kg

kg

$

MARY TOBIN

GUYRA

STEERS

405.20

450kg

$1823.40

GRAHAME COLLETT

GLEN INNES

STEERS

410.20

320kg

$1312.64

MARY TOBIN

GUYRA

HEIFERS

344.20

462.1kg

$1590.70

AC & PA WORGAN

ROB ROY

COWS

271.20

496.7kg

$1346.96

MEREWAH POLL

HEREFORDS

BOGGABILLA

COWS

268.20

652.1kg

$1749.05

MARY TOBIN

GUYRA

COWS

257.20

610kg

$1568.92

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