Livestock Market Report for Biggenden Cattle Sale 7 August 2017
|Category||Weight Range||Head||Cents per Kg||Dollars per Head|
|Steers||Up to 200kg||58||224.2c – 356.2c||$437.19 – $671.22|
|Steers||200 – 300kg||281||150.0c – 356.2c||$382.50 – $1016.96|
|Steers||300 – 400kg||185||179.2c – 327.2c||$703.36 – $1201.24|
|Steers||400 – 500kg||92||190.0c – 290.0c||$760.00 – $1366.61|
|Steers||500 – 600kg||56||218.0c – 279.2c||$1226.67 – $1550.26|
|Steers||Over 600kg||34||205.2c – 263.2c||$1408.00 – $1750.28|
|Heifers||Up to 200kg||92||160.0c – 302.2c||$278.53 – $540.88|
|Heifers||200 – 300kg||307||164.2c – 300.2c||$385.87 – $847.87|
|Heifers||300 – 400kg||70||148.2c – 292.2c||$543.87 – $1043.59|
|Heifers||Over 400kg||36||200.0c – 288.2c||$820.00 – $1325.30|
|Cows||Up to 400kg||29||48.2c – 180.0c||$178.34 – $669.00|
|Cows||400 – 500kg||114||78.2c – 247.2c||$313.78 – $1124.76|
|Cows||Over 500kg||80||176.2c – 227.2c||$889.81 – $1531.53|
|Bulls||Up to 250kg||22||200.0c – 323.2c||$320.00 – $639.89|
|Bulls||250 to 450kg||20||200.0c – 314.2c||$650.00 – $1005.72|
|Bulls||450 – 600kg||14||100.0c – 239.2c||$520.00 – $1393.49|
|Bulls||Over 600kg||15||197.2c – 254.2c||$1340.00 – $2442.16|
|Total Live Weight Yarding||1508|
|Total Open Auction – Cows & Calves||7 x 7|
|Average $/unit for Cows & Calves||$820.00|
Weaner Steers Strong At Biggenden
Burnett Livestock & Realty’s meatworks and store sale on Monday 7 August saw a mixed quality yarding of 1508 head selling to a mostly firm market. Heavy bulls topped at 254c; bullocks sold to 279c; cows over 500kg topped at 227c; cows 400kg to 500kg topped at 247c; trade heifers over 400kg topped at 288c.
Feeder steers 400kg to 500kg sold to a top of 290c while steers 300kg to 400kg sold to 327c. Steers 200kg to 300kg sold to 356c. Heifers 300kg to 400kg sold to a top of 292c. Heifers 200kg to 300kg topped at 300c.
Jensco Grazing, Mount Perry sold milk tooth Santa steers for 316c/$1064. S&S Marshall, Coalstoun Lakes sold Droughtmaster cross milk tooth steers for 282c/$1255. The Kehl Family, Gin Gin sold Droughtmaster cross milk and two tooth steers for 287c/$1332. JA&LHetherington, Dallarnil sold milk tooth Droughtmaster steers for 286c/$1366. M&D Ford, Moore Park sold Belmont Red cross milk tooth steers for 300c/$967. CS&DA Olsen, Maryborough sold milk tooth Droughtmaster cross steers for 295c/$1108. RJH&B Rieck, Wallaville sold Angus cross milk tooth steers for 300c/915$. Murphy&Trundell, Bundaberg sold Santa cross milk tooth steers for 296c/$1135.
DW Williams, Woolooga sold Brangus weaner steers for 342c/$824. D&K Boon, Wallaville sold Charolais cross weaner steers for 346c/$1016. Arn Horwood F/T, Gin Gin sold Brangus Limousin cross weaner steers for 348c/$759. Hosking Ag, Moura sold Charbray weaner steers for 342c/$941. Rosedale Cattle Station sold Droughtmaster cross weaner steers for 356c/$755. The Staib Family, Brooweena sold Charolais cross weaner steers for 350c/$671. TW Donald, Booyal sold Droughtmaster cross weaner steers for 352c/$830.
FJ&BES Gibson, Biggenden sold Charolais cross milk tooth heifers for 288c/$1282. Murphy&Trundell, Bundaberg sold milk tooth Droughtmaster heifers for 292c/$1022. R&B Rieck, Wallaville sold milk tooth Angus cross heifers for 286c/$836. R&A Bust, Gin Gin sold Angus cross milk tooth heifers for 282c/$1037. Fraser Coast Free Range, Mundubbera sold milk tooth Droughtmaster heifers for 272c/$1168. I&L Spry, Gayndah sold crossbred heifers for 275c/$978.
Santa Hereford cross weaner heifers from Wandoan sold for 295c/$826. A&VE McIntyre, Gin Gin sold Simmental cross weaner heifers for 292c/$673. Hosking Ag, Moura sold Charbray weaner heifers for 290c/$818. The Clark Family, Gin Gin sold Simbrah weaner heifers for 300c/$726. G&K Tucker, Booyal sold Santa cross weaner heifers for 292c/$635. R&A Rule, Bundaberg sold Angus cross weaner heifers 296c/$847. D&K Boon, Wallaville sold Charbray weaner heifers for 298c/kg or $780.
B&JA Warrell, Mount Perry sold Brahman cross bullocks for 261c/$1663. RJ Thompson, Gayndah sold Droughtmaster cross bullocks for 263c/$1736. Gary Jones, Biggenden sold Brahman cross bullocks for 268c/$1475. Adam Parsons, Bundaberg sold Brahman cross bullocks for 262c/$1550.
S&V Hayes, Mundubbera sold Grey Brahman cows for 225c/$1408. TD McLennan, Mundubbera sold crossbred cows for 215c/$1304. MJ&BM Sargent, Biggenden sold Brahman cross cows for 227c/$1238. WM Campbell, Gin Gin sold Brahman cross cows for 220c/$1277.
Cattle were drawn from Wandoan, Moura, Monogorilby, Eidsvold, Gin Gin, Miva, Lowmead, Childers, Bundaberg, Miriam Vale, Yandaran, Mundubbera, Monto, Gayndah, Mt Perry, Maryborough, Hervey Bay, Booubyjan, Windera, Rosedale and all local areas.
The next meatworks and store sale will be Monday 21 August.