Eidsvold show, sale success

Annual show, sale a success for Eidsvold

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Sale underway: Lincoln Mackinlay, Luke Hopkins, Brett Miller, Brenton Mitchell and Tanya Harm.

Sale underway: Lincoln Mackinlay, Luke Hopkins, Brett Miller, Brenton Mitchell and Tanya Harm.

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The annual Tony Haupt Memorial All Breeds Show and Sale was hosted by TopX Eidsvold on May 10.

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TopX held its annual Tony Haupt Memorial All Breeds Show Sale on May 10 with a substantial yarding of quality cattle on offer. The Eidsvold team was overwhelmed with the support of trade stores, sponsors, vendors, buyers, and locals who attended this special event.

Mr Lincoln McKinally from TopX Gracemere judged the sale and was impressed with the overall intensity and class of the yarding, vendors were congratulated on their presented cattle for the sale.

Steers under 200kg earned to 389c/kg and averaged 375c while steers in the 200-300kg range earned to 390c and averaged 376c. Steers 300-400kg earned 384c and averaged 366c.

Pen 25 was awarded the Grand Champion cattle going to owner Gary Walsh, Winwood, Eidsvold, taking home the Vet Crush. Selling 285kg Brangus steers for 386c or $1102

Pen 25 was awarded the Grand Champion cattle going to owner Gary Walsh, Winwood, Eidsvold, taking home the Vet Crush. Selling 285kg Brangus steers for 386c or $1102

Heifers under 200kg sold to 347c and averaged 340c while heifers in the 200-300kg range earned to 346c and averaged 328c. Heifers 300-400kg sold 293c and averaged 286c.

A total of $10,000 in cash and prizes were presented to winners of seven classes.

Pen 25 was awarded the Grand Champion cattle going to owner Gary Walsh, Winwood, Eidsvold, taking home the Vet Crush. Selling 285kg Brangus steers for 386c or $1102.

Best steers under 300kg went to H&P Dwyer, Biggenden, 259kg Brahman cross steers for 390c or $1011.

Runner up best steers under 300kg was awarded to B&J Doyle, Eidsvold presenting 265kg Droughtmaster steers for 381c or $1011.

Best steers 300-380kg prize went to K&C Darrow, Mundubbera selling 341kg Brangus steers for 345c or $1175.

Continuing to win H&P Dwyer were awarded best heifers under 300kg, offering 232kg Brahman cross heifers for 325c or $756

K&C Darrow also continued to win taking home best heifers 300-380kg, presenting 305kg Brangus cross heifers for 323c or $988.

Best heifers over 380kg was awarded to P&J Connolly and family with 391kg Santa cross heifers for 293c or $1147.

A huge thank you to our sponsors Santahat Santa Stud, Eidsvold Charolais Bull Sale, Elders insurance, Haupt Family, Coopers, Star Hotel Eidsvold, Kewpie Monto, Anipro, Eidsvold Rural, Bi-way Service Centre, S&W Seed Company, Monto Service Centre, O’Sullivan Transport, B & E Farm Butchering, Bundaberg Sea-Doo and DJ Steel Eidsvold/Monto.

Next Eidsvold TopX cattle sale will be May 24.

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