Monto Cattle and Country saw numbers rise to 1245 head at their second last sale for 2017. December 6 will see the curtain fall on sales for 2017 with the season turning for the better and markets remaining very firm.
Meatworks bulls sold from 230c to 267c/kg topping at $2680. Quality 565kg Charbray 8-tooth bullocks from P Vanclooster sold to 260c or $1470.
Mt Shaw Pastoral sold 572kg Red Brangus cows to 223c or $1277. WW&SM McLaughlan’s Brahman cows 485kg sold to 227c or $1100 while their 6-tooth sisters sold to 265c or $1385. Bonnie Doone Enterprises sold 497kg Brangus cows to 222c or $1105. Birch Pastoral’s 482kg Droughtmaster cows sold to 219c or $1056.
Nev and Helen Iversen’s quality Droughtmaster No.6 steers at 440kg sold to 310c or $1369. Dale Brown and family penned Charolais-Droughtmaster cross No.6 steers 437kg to return $1370 or 313c. MF&SC Moller penned Charbray No.7 steers 308c or $1130. Birch Pastoral’s Droughtmaster weaner steers sold to 370c or $752. SA&PK Leahy sold lightweight Santa steers 179kg to 408c or $733.
Pat Williams sold Santa No.6 heifers 362kg for $3/kg or $1087. M&S Moller sold a run of Charbray No.7 heifers for 302c topping at $945. Coominglah Grazing’s 303kg Brahman heifers sold to 293c or $890. Bravish Pty Ltd sold 366kg Droughtmaster heifers for 305c or $1119. E&S Hendren’s Brangus heifers 251kg sold to 329c or $826. R&L Blyton sold Charbray weaner heifers to 310c or $710.
Last sale is on Wednesday, December 6 starting at 9am.