The recent rain and more widespread falls expected over the coming days along with good competition saw prices generally rise 20-40c/kg across the board at Gracemere on February 23.
Lines of well finished good quality cows and bullocks were on offer at Charters Towers on February 21.
Gracemere yarded the biggest and possibly the best line up of heavy bullocks for a long time on February 16.
The yarding at Eidsvold on Valentine's Day was met with strong competition and an increase across the steer lines.
Most of the February 15 yarding at Emerald was made up of large runs of mixed quality weaner cattle coming from the north and west as the ongoing dry conditions continue.
It was sale topper this week at Mareeba as the first cattle sale for the year offered a record number of cattle.