Burnett Livestock & Realty’s meatworks and store sale on Monday saw a yarding of 1527. The market was a little stronger, riding the optimism from rain in northern and western Queensland; and some quality lines of cattle saw prices stronger.
Cattle were drawn from Ububo, Mundubbera, Monto, Calliope, Murgon, Goomeri, Gympie, Gayndah, Gin Gin, Lowmead, Maryborough, Childers, Bundaberg, Rosedale, Yandaran and all local areas.
Six tooth Limousin cross bullocks from Boompa sold for 293c/$2026. Six tooth Brangus bullocks from Lowmead sold for 282c/$1676. Two and four tooth Shorthorn cross bullocks from Biggenden sold for 279c/$1724. Brahman bullocks from Lowmead sold for 281c/$1622.
Two to six tooth heifers from Ban Ban Springs for 269c/$1386. Two tooth Droughtmaster cross heifers from Dallarnil sold for 258c/$1125. Four tooth Santa Gertrudis heifers from Mount Perry sold for 267c/$1228. Four and six tooth heifers from Mundubbera sold for 264c/$1417. Two to six tooth Santa Gertrudis heifers from Goodnight Scrub sold for 262c/$1258.
Droughtmaster cross cows from Gayndah sold for 225c/$1410. Grey Brahman cows from Gayndah sold for 227c/$1249. Charolais cross cows from Wilson Valley sold for 229c/$1399. Brahman cross cows from Ban Ban Springs for 230c/$1363. Santa Gertrudis cows from Goodnight Scrub sold for 231c/$1566.
Milk tooth Charbray steers from Dallarnil sold for 269c/$1109. Milk tooth Santa Gertrudis steers from Coalstoun Lakes for 270c/$1175. Four tooth Charbray steers from Gooroolba sold for 260c/$1196. Milk tooth Droughtmaster steers from Hervey Bay for 276c/$971. Milk tooth Brangus steers from Mount Perry for 275c/$976. Milk tooth Charbray steers from Gin Gin sold for 273c/$844.
Charolais weaner steers from Gayndah sold for 298c/$814. Droughtmaster weaner steers from Eureka sold for 284c/$738. Brahman cross weaner steers from Biggenden sold for 279c/$933. Angus cross weaner steers from Wilson Valley sold for 286c/$841.
Milk tooth Simbrah heifers from Gin Gin sold for 277c/$880. Two tooth Limousin cross heifers from Childers sold for 256c/$1071. Santa two tooth heifers from Coalstoun Lakes sold for 260c/$1112. Milk tooth Charbray heifers from Bundaberg sold for 272c/$941. Milk tooth Brangus heifers from Wallaville sold for 264c/984. Milk and two tooth Brahman heifers from Ububo sold for 249c/$776.
Charolais weaner heifers from Gayndah sold for 240c/$672. Brangus weaner heifers from Wilson Valley sold for 224c/$594. Droughtmaster weaner heifers from Eureka sold for 258c/$929. Angus weaner heifers from Ububo sold for 240c/$684.
The All Breeds Steer Sale in on Thursday February 14 and the next meatworks and store sale in on Monday February 18.
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