Bullocks Sell To 306.2c or $1823 At Biggenden
Burnett Livestock & Realty’s meatworks and store sale on Monday 16 September saw a yarding of 2089 head. The continued lack of rain saw prices easing on most categories.
Cattle were drawn from Bororen, Calliope, Chinchilla, Bucca, Monduran, Bundaberg, Goodnight, Theodore, Eumundi, Ubobo, Sexton, Tiaro, Yandaran, Lowmead, Miriam Vale, Moore Park, Mundubbera, Proston, Hervey Bay, Maryborough, Woolooga, and all local areas.
Santa Gertrudis cross bullocks from Gin Gin sold for 306c/$1823. Two and four tooth Droughtmaster bullocks from Bundaberg sold for 297c/$1703. Six tooth Grey Brahman bullocks from Gin Gin sold for 295c/$1608. Six tooth Brangus bullocks from Booyal sold for 286c/$1659.
Two tooth Droughtmaster cross heifers from Childers sold for 284c/$1520. Four tooth Brangus cross heifers from Thinoomba sold for 275c/$1376. Four tooth Droughtmaster cross heifers from Brooweena sold for 283c/$1336. Six tooth Brahman heifers from Mundubbera sold for 284c/$1449. Two to six tooth Brahman heifers from Chinchilla sold from 283c/$1451.
Charbray cows from Ban Ban Springs sold for 240c/$1621. Santa Gertrudis cows from Chinchilla sold for 235c/$1215. Santa Gertrudis cows from Mt Perry sold for 237c/$1423. Red Brahman cows from Theodore sold for 239c/$1459. Droughtmaster cows from Eumundi sold for 230c/$1236. Brahman cross cows from Biggenden sold for 234c/$1307.
Milk and two tooth Droughtmaster cross steers from Brooweena sold for 292c/$1391. Two tooth Droughtmaster steers from Bundaberg sold for 288c/$1424. Milk tooth Brangus steers from Hervey Bay sold for 280c/$1126. Milk tooth Simbrah steers from Woolooga sold for 278c/$1154. Milk tooth Santa steers from Ubobo sold for 274c/$1144. Milk tooth Droughtmaster steers from Bundaberg sold for 288c/$1424. Two tooth crossbred steers from the Goodnight Scrub sold for 273c/$1181. Milk tooth Senepol cross steers from Thinoomba sold for 270c/$1120.
Charolais cross weaner steers from Biggenden sold for 266c/$720. Charbray weaner steers from Didcot sold for 264c/$816. Brangus weaner steers from Mt Perry sold for 247c/$626. Brangus weaner steers from Gin Gin sold for 240c/$652. Brangus weaner steers from Mt Perry sold for 240c/$585. Santa cross weaner steers from Mt Perry sold for 238c/$537. The plainer type weaner steers sold from 170c-220c/kg.
Milk tooth Charbray heifers from Didcot sold for 246c/$892. Milk and two tooth Simbrah heifers from Woolooga sold for 250c/$1036. Two tooth Charbray heifers from Boompa sold for 230c/$889. Two tooth Charbray heifers from Degilbo sold for 234c/$1018. Milk and two tooth Brangus heifers from Miriam Vale sold for 226c/$804. Milk tooth Droughtmaster heifers from Gayndah sold for 240c/$898. Milk tooth Brangus heifers from Gaeta sold for 230c/$791.
Brangus weaner heifers from Mundubbera sold for 228c/$758. Santa weaner heifers from Gayndah sold for 238c/$794. Simmental cross weaner heifers from Bororen sold for 226c/$689. Charolais weaner heifers from Biggenden sold for 214c/$503. Charbray weaner heifers from Miriam Vale sold for 228c/$500. The processor weaner heifers sold from 150c-180c/kg. The plainer types sold from 80c-130c/kg.
The next meatworks and store sale will be on Monday 30 September.