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 Livestock Market Report for Biggenden Cattle Sale 16 October 2017

Category Weight Range Head Cents per Kg Dollars per Head
Steers Up to 200kg 12 288.2c- 370.2c $331.43 – $728.06
Steers 200 – 300kg 100 198.2c – 390.2c $535.14 – $928.00
Steers 300 – 400kg 44 216.2c – 350.2c $648.60 -$1119.38
Steers 400 – 500kg 39 252.2c – 296.2c $1037.98 – $1412.46
Steers 500 – 600kg 10 188.2c – 278.2c $1006.87 – $1627.47
Steers Over 600kg 2 226.2c – 226.2c $1492.92 – $1492.92
Heifers Up to 200kg 46 180.0c – 320.2c $260.00 – $619.59
Heifers 200 – 300kg 48 276.2c – 330.0c $604.40 – $891.49
Heifers 300 – 400kg 25 240.2c  – 286.2c $828.69 – $1068.12
Heifers Over  400kg 20 220.0c – 280.2c $995.28 – $1522.17
Cows Up to 400kg 9 134.2c- 214.2c $308.66 – $809.34
Cows 400 – 500kg 24 192.2c – 246.2c $792.16 – $1099.69
Cows Over  500kg 17 212.2c – 234.2c $1061.00 – $1674.53
Bulls Up to 250kg 9 234.2c – 355.0c $337.25 – $731.25
Bulls 250 to 450kg 6 138.2c – 276.2c $476.79 – $855.00
Bulls Over 600kg 8 238.2c – 289.2c $1476.84 – $2602.80


Total Live Weight Yarding 419
Average C/KG 285.7c
Average $/Head $918.05

Weaner Steers Crack 390c/kg At Biggenden

Burnett Livestock & Realty’s meatworks and store sale on Monday 16 October saw a rain reduced yarding of 420 head.

Heavy bulls topped at 289c;  bullocks topped at 278c; cows over 500kg topped at 234c; cows 400kg to 500kg topped at 220c; trade heifers over 400kg topped at 280c.

Feeder steers 400kg to 500kg sold to a top of 296c while steers 300kg to 400kg sold to 350c. Steers 200kg to 300kg sold to 390c. Heifers 300kg to 400kg sold to a top of 286c and heifers 200kg to 300kg topped at 330c.

Clare Grazing, Theodore sold Charolais cross milk and two tooth steers for 296c/$1381 and Brahman milk and two tooth steers for 286c/$1230.  CD&PM Myers, South Kolan sold Charbray milk tooth steers for 284c/$1212.  David Spry, Biggenden sold two and four tooth crossbred steers for 283c/$1412.  GJ&C Meredith, Binjour sold Charolais cross two tooth steers for 290c/$1319.  BK&DB Cislowski, Lowmead sold milk tooth Droughtmaster steers 298c/$990.

IN&LC Fowler, Coalstoun Lakes sold Droughtmaster cross weaner steers for 346c/$1119.  Boyd & Linda F/T, Gayndah sold Santa Gertrudis weaner steers for 358c/$894.  Cislowski Family, Lowmead sold Droughtmaster weaner steers for 370c/$860. Trevor Gordon Holdings, Gayndah sold Droughtmaster cross weaner steers for 370c/$902.  Myola Grazing, Miriam Vale sold Brangus weaner steers for 390c/$807.

Bayntun & Co, Gayndah sold milk to four tooth Charbray heifers for 280c/$1190. L&M Wehl, Childers sold milk and two tooth Santa Gertrudis cross heifers for 284c/$1068.  B&M Hellyer, Childers sold milk tooth crossbred heifers for 280c/$938.

K&J Thompson, Childers sold Angus Droughtmaster weaner heifers for 302c/$891.  Trevor Gordon Holdings, Gayndah sold Droughtmaster cross weaner heifers for 330c/$728.  Myola Grazing, Miriam Vale sold Brangus weaner heifers for 316c/$614.  Bundara Grazing, Gayndah sold Red Brahman cross heifers for 306c/$780.

Maitland Bros, Boompa sold four tooth Limousin cross bullocks for 278c/$1627.  W&A Bayntun, Gayndah sold four tooth Charbray heifers for 252c/$1216.  Ebenezer Grazing, Woowoonga sold six tooth Droughtmaster heifers for 260c/$1522 and cows sold for 229c/$1294.  Lehmann Cattle Co, Tansey sold crossbred cows for 229c/$1219.  A&A Trigger Grazing Trust, Biggenden sold two tooth Grey Brahman heifers for 276c/$1436 and cows for 229c/$1230.  A heavy Simmental bull for CF Lehmann & Son, Tansey sold for 289c/$2602.

Cattle were drawn from Theodore, Gin Gin, Lowmead, Childers, Bundaberg, Miriam Vale, Yandaran, Mundubbera, Gayndah, Mt Perry, Maryborough, Hervey Bay and all local areas.

The next Biggenden meatworks and store sale is Monday 30 October.