There were 1650 cattle penned at Emerald on Thursday.
While some south east Qld areas have had flooding, western parts of the state desperately need rain.
It was the Euro breeds and the Herefords that enjoyed their time in the sun at the independent agents weaner sale at Hamilton on Wednesday.
Department of Agriculture statistics show that total-year beef export volume in 2021 was the lowest seen in a very long time.
The northern raiders were at it again at Hamilton with a huge result at the Elders / Nutrien weaner sale on Tuesday.