Burnett Livestock & Realty's meatworks and store sale on Monday saw a yarding 1533 head. Cattle were drawn from Theodore, Cracow, Goomeri, Lowmead, Childers, Mundubbera, Hervey Bay, Mt Perry, Gin Gin, Gayndah, Aramara, Bundaberg, Bucca, Maryborough and all local areas.
Four tooth Brahman steers from Childers for 293c/$1560. Crossbred bullocks from Mount Perry sold for 286c/$1768. Four tooth Brahman bullocks from Gin Gin for 287c/$1687. Two to four tooth bullocks from Coalstoun Lakes sold for 286c/$1520. Simmental cross two and four tooth bullocks from Eidsvold sold for 280c/$1495.
Two and four tooth Droughtmaster heifers from Bundaberg sold for 271c/$1412. Four and six tooth heifers Grey Brahman heifers from Mundubbera sold for 268c/$1303. Six tooth Droughtmaster heifers from Gayndah sold for 267c/$1482. Four and six tooth Droughtmaster heifers from Cracow sold for 270c/$1387.
Limousin cross cows from Childers sold for 233c/$1527. Brahman cows from Biggenden sold for 233c/$1370. Grey Brahman cows from Theodore sold for 226c/$1190. Charolais cows from Jambin sold for 221c/$1183. Grey Brahman cows from Mundubbera sold for 234c/$1510. Droughtmaster cows from Gayndah sold for 223c/$1361.
Milk tooth Santa Gertrudis steers from Theodore sold for 279c/$1322. Two tooth Charbray steers from Bundaberg sold for 278c/$1224. Milk and two tooth Droughtmaster steers from Childers sold for 277c/$1422. Milk tooth Red Brahman steers from Goomeri sold for 264c/$1034. Milk tooth Brangus steers from Tansey sold for 277c/$1163. Milk tooth Brahman steers from Brooweena sold for 262c/$1081. Angus weaner steers from Bundaberg sold for 250c/$889. Angus weaner steers from Coalstoun Lakes sold for 260c/$840.
Milk tooth Charolais cross heifers from Jambin sold for 240c/$795. Crossbred milk tooth heifers from Mundubbera sold for 246c/$886. Milk tooth heifers from Tiaro sold for 244c/$866. Milk tooth Santa Gertrudis heifers from Childers sold for 240c/$927. Milk tooth Droughtmaster heifers from Rosedale sold for 242c/$968. Brangus heifers from Maryborough sold for 240c/$856. Angus weaner heifers from Bundaberg sold for 225c/$663. Santa Gertrudis weaner heifers from Mundubbera sold for 226c/$610. Charbray weaner heifers from Bundaberg sold for 220c/$590.
The next meatworks and store sale will be on Monday May 27.
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