Livestock Market Report for Biggenden Cattle Sale 9 April 2018
|Category||Weight Range||Head||Cents per Kg||Dollars per Head|
|Steers||Up to 200kg||32||262.2c – 382.2c||$478.50 – $700.70|
|Steers||200 – 300kg||175||150.0c – 368.2c||$436.04 – $902.48|
|Steers||300 – 400kg||299||194.2c – 328.2c||$728.25 – $1094.23|
|Steers||400 – 500kg||89||196.2c – 280.0c||$814.23 – $1358.50|
|Steers||500 – 600kg||48||215.0c – 273.2c||$1231.00 – $1621.44|
|Steers||Over 600kg||24||261.2c – 276.2c||$1660.42 – $1836.73|
|Heifers||Up to 200kg||59||244.2c – 326.2c||$212.67 – $565.65|
|Heifers||200 – 300kg||164||230.0c – 280.2c||$538.02 – $742.98|
|Heifers||300 – 400kg||91||216.2c – 286.2c||$664.82 – $977.93|
|Heifers||Over 400kg||58||208.2c – 277.2c||$927.42 – $1365.84|
|Cows||Up to 400kg||5||80.0c – 216.2c||$260.00 – $843.18|
|Cows||400 – 500kg||90||152.2c – 249.2c||$664.83 – $1158.78|
|Cows||Over 500kg||112||198.2c – 255.0c||$1036.18 – $1822.23|
|Bulls||Up to 250kg||13||264.2c – 298.2c||$497.16 – $626.22|
|Bulls||250 to 450kg||51||240.2c – 314.2c||$662.50 – $1097.07|
|Bulls||450 – 600kg||12||220.0c – 259.2c||$1104.00 – $1503.36|
|Bulls||Over 600kg||7||224.2c – 274.2||$1535.77 – $2137.60|
|Total Live Weight Yarding||1331|
|Total Open Auction – Cows & Calves||2 x 2|
|Average $/unit for Cows & Calves||$955.00|
Charbray Weaner Steers Sell To $1045 At Biggenden
Burnett Livestock & Realty’s meatworks and store sale on Monday 9 April saw a yarding of 1340 head. Heavy bulls topped at 274c/kg; bullocks topped at 276c/kg; cows over 500kg topped at 255c/kg; cows 400kg to 500kg topped at 242c/kg and trade heifers over 400kg topped at 277c/kg.
Feeder steers 400kg to 500kg sold to a top of 280c while steers 300kg to 400kg sold to 328c. Steers 200kg to 300kg sold to 368c. Heifers 300kg to 400kg sold for 286c and heifers 200kg to 300kg sold to 280c.
Cattle were drawn from Theodore, Moura, Scotchy Pocket, Rockhampton, Rosedale, Mundubbera, Gin Gin, Gayndah, Wondai, Tansey, Maryborough, Murgon, Bundaberg and all local areas.
Grey Brahman cows from Mundubbera sold to a top of 255c/$1398. Brangus cows from Mundubbera sold for 245c/$1653. Charbray cross cows from Gin Gin sold to a top of 238c/$1822. Grey Brahman cross cows from Gayndah sold for 232c/$1378. Crossbred cows from Mt Perry sold for 231c/$1323.
Droughtmaster two tooth steers from Theodore sold for 279c/$1203. Milk tooth Droughtmaster cross steers from Lowmead sold for 272c/$1173. Milk tooth Grey Brahman steers from Coalstoun Lakes sold for 274c/$1057. Milk tooth Charbray steers from Gayndah sold for 277c/$1316. Milk tooth crossbred steers from Childers sold from 274c/$1077. Santa cross milk tooth steers from Bundaberg sold for 287c/$1094. Milk tooth Droughtmaster steers from Theodore sold for 279c/$1092. Milk tooth Brahman cross steers from Moura sold for 279c/$959. Milk tooth Droughtmaster steers from Lowmead for 290c/$1006. Brangus cross milk tooth steers from Booyal sold for 288c/$859. Milk tooth Droughtmaster steers from Mt Perry sold for 294c/$900.
Brangus weaner steers from Bundaberg sold for 330c/$891. Charbray weaner steers from Coalstoun Lakes sold for 316c/$1045. Charbray weaner steers from Yandaran sold for 368c/$816. Droughtmaster cross weaner steers from Mundubbera sold for 334c/$899. Red Brangus weaner steers from Rosedale sold for 330c/$871. Charbray weaner steers from Biggenden sold for 324c/$810. Brangus weaner steers from Mt Perry sold for 332c/$902.
Milk tooth Charbray and Brangus heifers from Mundubbera sold to 277c/$1365 for the Charbrays and 268c/$1326 for the Brangus. Droughtmaster milk tooth heifers from Moura sold for 264c/$898. Milk tooth Droughtmaster heifers from Theodore sold for 265c/$942. Milk tooth Droughtmaster heifers from Bundaberg sold for 285c/$909. Milk tooth Senepol Hereford heifers from Scotchy Pocket sold for 280c/$855.
Brangus weaner heifers from Mundubbera sold for 286c/$865. Charbray weaner heifers from Yandaran sold for 285c/$565. Red Brangus weaner heifers from Rosedale sold from 268c/$556.
The next meatworks and store sale will be on Monday 23 April.