Market Report 5 October 2021

5th Oct 2021

Cattle– 532

Numbers retreated to a mostly good quality

offering, which included a large consignment of Bos Indicus feeder heifers, mostly off crop. In addition a quality penning of Bos Indicus cows from interstate were offered along with feeders from the same property. Most exporters were operating as well as strong demand from feeders. Limited steer weaners sold to strong competition, as did the heifer portion, all to restocker efforts. Light weight feeder steers sold to a dearer trend, to top at 648c/kg. Medium weight feeders sold to significant rises, the heavy drafts sold to dearer trends of 16c/kg. Restockers took light heifers to 576c/kg. Medium weight heifers to feed on were firm to slightly cheaper, the heavy drafts to a dearer trend. While some offerings of grown steers were cheaper, the heavy weight steers in excess of 700 kgs to processors sold to 425c/kg. Similar money was paid for heavy weight grown heifers to process to be firm. Restockers were active on selected cows returning to the paddock. Heavy weight 3 score cows sold to a cheaper trend, while the high yielding 4 score article saw dearer price trends to top at 403c/kg. Best heavy weight bulls to 328c/kg.

 

Vendor

District

Stock

c/kg

kg

$

DK & CF HOGAN

MOONIE

BULLS

305.2C

970.0

2960.00

RE & EM CALTHORPE

GLEN INNES

STEERS

415.2C

640.0

2657.00

RC &  PM SMITH

TEXAS

STEERS

496.2C

476.0

2363.00

N E HARVEY

ASHFORD

HEIFERS

586.2C

368.0

2161.00

D & C MUGGLETON

TEXAS

HEIFERS

546.2C

470.0

2567.00

DK & CF HOGAN

MOONIE

COWS

403.2C

609.0

2455.00

NE HARVEY

ASHFORD

COWS

380.0

670.0

2546.00

KEYSTONE PASTORAL

DELUNGRA

HEIFERS

508.2C

426.0

2164.00

M & L DOUGLAS TRUST

DELUNGRA

STEERS

578.2

334.0

1931.00

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