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Livestock Market Report for Biggenden Cattle Sale 19 November 2018

Category Weight Range Head Cents per Kg Dollars per Head
Steers Up to 200kg 78 201.2c – 281.2c $274.14 – $558.89
Steers 200 – 300kg 250 142.2c – 310.2c $331.33 – $836.05
Steers 300 – 400kg 174 240.0c – 310.2c $756.00 – $1221.71
Steers 400 – 500kg 110 210.2c – 314.2c $956.41 – $1555.29
Steers 500 – 600kg 6 268.2c – 309.2c $1531.97 – $1654.22
Steers Over 600kg 2 263.2c – 269.2c $2303.00 – $2342.04
Heifers Up to 200kg 144 80.0c – 265.2c $140.00 – $499.20
Heifers 200 – 300kg 335 86.2c – 268.2c $212.15 – $795.27
Heifers 300 – 400kg 188 170.0c – 295.2c $518.50 – $1121.32
Heifers Over  400kg 38 221.2c – 299.2c $984.34 – $1835.09
Cows Up to 400kg 33 126.2c – 210.0c $384.91 – $806.59
Cows 400 – 500kg 143 160.2c – 273.2c $768.96 – $1326.73
Cows Over  500kg 87 210.2c – 273.2c $1061.51 – $1786.73
Bulls Up to 250kg 9 167.2c – 241.2c $242.44 – $566.82
Bulls 250 to 450kg 12 218.2c – 259.2c $735.60 – $1059.10
Bulls 450 – 600kg 20 229.2c – 256.2c $1178.95 – 1345.05
Bulls Over 600kg 12 246.2c – 276.2c $1599.42 – $2503.87

 

Total Live Weight Yarding 1646
Average C/KG 258.1c
Average $/Head $827.66
Total Open Auction – Cows & Calves 26 x 26
Average $/unit for Cows & Calves $992.31

Bullocks Sell To 314.2c/kg At Biggenden

 

Burnett Livestock & Realty yarded 1707 head at the Biggenden meatworks and store sale on Monday 19 November. Meatworks and feedlot entry weight cattle were dearer while demand for light weaner heifers eased.

Milk to two tooth Droughtmaster bullocks from Coalstoun Lakes sold for 314c/$1555. Four tooth Droughtmaster bullocks from Gayndah sold for 309c/$1654. Six tooth Droughtmaster bullocks from Hervey Bay sold for 293c/$1531. Four tooth Charolais bullocks from Jambin sold for 272c/$1578.

Charbray cows from Coalstoun Lakes sold for 273c/$1786. Brangus cross cows from Lowmead made 263c/$1462. Crossbred cows from Ban Ban Springs sold for 269c/$1346.  Limousin cross cows from Biggenden sold to 261c/$1420. Charolais cows from Jambin sold for 255c/$1633. Two to eight tooth heifers and cows from Brooweena sold for 273c/$1326.

Two tooth Angus heifers from Mundubbera sold for 298c/$1535.  Six tooth Charbray heifers from Coalstoun Lakes sold for 295c/$1446.  Four tooth Droughtmaster heifers from Brynestown sold for 291c/$1441.

Milk and two tooth Charbray steers from Eidsvold sold for 309c/$1458. Milk tooth Droughtmaster steers from Gayndah sold for 310c/$1221. Milk and two tooth Droughtmaster cross steers from Brooweena sold for 308c/$1383.    Milk tooth Droughtmaster steers from Mundubbera sold for 306c/$1154.  Milk and two tooth Droughtmaster steers from Coalstoun Lakes sold for 307c/$1278.  Milk and two tooth Droughtmaster cross steers from Gin Gin sold for 289c/$771.

Charbray weaner steers from Mundubbera sold for 307c/$963 and the Speckle Park weaner steers for 283c/$855. Angus cross weaner steers from Childers sold for 309c/$721.  Droughtmaster weaner steers from Booyal sold for 295c/$836.  Droughtmaster weaner steers from Yandaran sold for 289c/$771.  Santa Gertrudis weaner steers from Gayndah sold for 303c/$727.  Light Charbray weaner steers from Yandaran sold for 310c/$622.  Santa Gertrudis cross weaner steers from Gin Gin sold for 299c/$640.

Droughtmaster cross milk tooth heifers from Gayndah sold for 295c/$1070.  Milk tooth Droughtmaster heifers from Mundubbera sold for 278c/$846.  Milk tooth Charbray heifers from Eidsvold sold for 277c/$1136. Milk and two tooth Santa Gertrudis heifers sold for 284c/$975.  Charbray milk tooth heifers from Jambin sold for 292c/$1121.  Bazadaize cross milk tooth heifers from Theodore sold for 290c/$1000.

Charbray weaner heifers from Mundubbera sold for 268c/$750.  Droughtmaster weaner heifers from Yandaran sold for 254c/$595.  Grey Brahman heifers from Gaeta sold to top at 265c/$499.  Droughtmaster cross weaner heifers from Hivesville sold for 258c/$433.

Young Brahman cows and calves from Woowoonga sold for $1340.

Cattle were drawn from Ubobo, Jambin, Banana, Eidsvold, Mundubbera, Gayndah, Hivesville, Booubyjan, Lowmead, Miriam Vale, Theodore, Gympie, Murgon and all local areas.

The next Biggenden meatworks and store sale is Monday 3 December.