Livestock Market Report for Biggenden Cattle Sale 11 December 2017
|Category||Weight Range||Head||Cents per Kg||Dollars per Head|
|Steers||Up to 200kg||26||280.2c – 400.2c||$497.36 – $760.38|
|Steers||200 – 300kg||273||138.2c – 406.2c||$386.96 – $1109.72|
|Steers||300 – 400kg||74||208.2c – 330.2c||$681.86 – $1191.56|
|Steers||400 – 500kg||38||220.2c – 307.2c||$924.84 – $1399.16|
|Steers||500 – 600kg||7||202.2c – 284.2c||$1208.15 – $1481.42|
|Steers||Over 600kg||6||269.2c – 269.2c||$1655.58 – $1655.58|
|Heifers||Up to 200kg||58||112.2c – 320.2c||$210.38 – $624.00|
|Heifers||200 – 300kg||254||178.2c – 326.2c||$386.10 – $886.18|
|Heifers||300 – 400kg||98||168.2c – 313.2c||$597.11 – $1167.00|
|Heifers||Over 400kg||16||199.2c – 284.2c||$796.80 – $1247.13|
|Cows||Up to 400kg||32||126.2c – 247.2c||$360.93 – $889.92|
|Cows||400 – 500kg||71||189.2c – 251.2c||$761.53 – $1140.00|
|Cows||Over 500kg||44||199.2c – 240.0c||$1026.16 – $1450.26|
|Bulls||Up to 250kg||3||270.2c – 303.2c||$621.56 – $645.43|
|Bulls||250 to 450kg||13||268.2c – 324.2c||$710.73 – $1385.96|
|Bulls||450 – 600kg||8||198.2c – 259.2c||$956.41 – $1409.90|
|Bulls||Over 600kg||12||168.2c – 275.2c||$1017.61 – $2360.28|
|Total Live Weight Yarding||1033|
|Total Open Auction – Cows & Calves||122 x 114|
|Average $/unit for Cows & Calves||$1385.70|
Brangus Weaner Steers sell for 406c/kg At Biggenden
Burnett Livestock & Realty’s meatworks and store sale on Monday 11 December saw a yarding of 1272 head. Heavy bulls topped at 275c; bullocks topped at 269c; cows over 500kg topped at 230c; cows 400kg to 500kg topped at 218c; trade heifers over 400kg topped at 284c.
Feeder steers 400kg to 500kg sold to a top of 307c while steers 300kg to 400kg sold to 330c. Steers 200kg to 300kg sold to 406c. Heifers 300kg to 400kg sold to a top of 313c and heifers 200kg to 300kg topped at 326c
RJ Cowell, Gayndah sold young Charbray cows for $1660 and young Brangus cows and calves for $1560. FR&KL Row, Lowmead sold Brangus cows and calves for $1560. GJ Carr, Mundubbera sold Brahman cross cows and calves for $1420. Droughtmaster cows and calves from Bundaberg sold for $1590.
TW&RJ Hall, Goodwood sold Belmont cross cows for 225c/$1245. Jill Dwyer, Bundaberg sold Droughtmaster cows for 230c/$1450. AG&MF Isler, Theodore sold Santa Gertrudis cross cows for 227c/$1272. Mooru Grazing, Takilberan sold Santa Gertrudis cross cows for 227c/$1302. GL Turner, Lowmead sold Brangus cross cows for 240c/$1392.
AG&MF Isler, Theodore sold Santa Gertrudis cross milk tooth steers for 307c/$1399. B&BJ Stevens F/T, Gin Gin sold two tooth Brangus steers for 303c/$1394. Yuruga Park, Bucca sold milk tooth Droughtmaster steers for 300c/$1335. T&V Dove, Eidsvold sold milk tooth Droughtmaster steers for 312c/$1191. Ban Ban Farming sold milk tooth Simmental cross steers for 316c/$1077.
S&T May, Booyal sold Droughtmaster weaner steers for 401c/$960 and 381c/$1109. NT Wallace, Mt Perry sold Brangus weaner steers for 352c/$906. GL Turner, Lowmead sold Brangus weaner steers for 406c/$823. Charnwood Grazing, Lowmead sold Santa Gertrudis weaner steers for 400c/$840. R&A Drayton, Gayndah sold crossbred weaner steers for 372c/$925. D Keliher, Tiaro sold Brahman cross weaner steers for 384c/$991. Thomby Cattle Co, Moura sold Brahman cross weaner steers for 382c/$843. EE&ML Mollenhagen, Mt Perry sold Brahman weaner steers for 384c/$834. AD Rieck, Wallaville sold Angus weaner steers for 380c/$794.
AG&MF Isler, Theodore sold milk tooth Santa Gertrudis heifers for 300c/$1167 and 310c/$1035. Glengarvey P/L, Mundubbera sold two tooth Droughtmaster cross heifers for 278c/$1008. Yuruga Park, Bucca sold milk tooth Droughtmaster heifers for 284c/$1136. Ban Ban Farming sold milk and two tooth Simmental cross heifers for 284c/$909.
Hawthorden Pastoral, Waterloo sold Droughtmaster cross weaner heifers for 322c/$821. Yuruga Park, Bucca sold Droughtmaster weaner heifers for 322c/$805. Daniels & Le Cornu, Dallarnil sold Droughtmaster weaner heifers for 322c/$824. S Mitchell, Boompa sold Droughtmaster weaner heifers for 326c/$886. Mitchell Fleming, Bucca sold Droughtmaster weaner heifers for 325c/$804.
Cattle were drawn from Theodore, Moura, Lowmead, Eidsvold, Bucca, Childers, Gin Gin, Bundaberg, Waterloo, Gympie, Miriam Vale, Mundubbera, Gayndah, Mt Perry, Maryborough, Hervey Bay and all local areas.
The first Biggenden meatworks and store sale for 2018 is scheduled for Monday 15 January.