Under very hot conditions Monto Cattle and Country yarded 960 head for the second-last sale of 2020, with the final sale set down for December 16, which will be a store cattle sale only.
Heavy bulls sold from 295 to 309c or $2665. Limited bullocks were yarded with 505kg six-tooth steers selling from 340c. Bonnie Doone Enterprises sold 511kg cows for $1426 or 280c. J and S Clarke penned Droughtmaster cows to return $1560. Heavy Angus cows on account of G and S Scott sold for $1760 or 276c.
C and J Baldwin penned Droughtmaster cross No. 9 steers averaging 413kg to return $1790. K Hockey's 386kg Brahman steers sold for 390c. P and D Sinclair's 400kg Santa cross steers sold for $1550. R Talbot's 380kg Brangus cross No. 9 steers returned $1587 or 416c. JD Wyatte offered 327kg Charbray steers which sold for 440c or $1440. N and J Keitley sold 318kg Droughtmaster steers for 433c or $1380 and 246kg steers for 450c or $1110.
T and A Hampson sold Droughtmaster weaner steers for $1015 or 465c. Kyntyre Partnership penned Santa weaner steers making $1120 or 468c. S and P Leahy's Santa weaner steers averaging 210kg sold for 484c. Qld Pastoral Holding's light Brangus weaner steers sold to 484c or $995.
KS and LA Ogles sold first calf Brahman heifers and calves for $2100. G and L Muller's Santa cross cows and calves sold for $1920.
B and N White sold Angus cross No. 9 heifers averaging 318kg for 402c or $1280. MD, RJ and WJ Brown sold Droughtmaster cross No. 0 heifers weighing 322kg for 404c or $1300. DS Keitley's No. 9 heifers averaging 300kg sold for 396kg. The Pownall family, Builyan, penned Brahman cross No. 9 heifers to top at 390c or $1095.
ML Pokarier's Charbray No. 0 heifers sold for 406c or $1127. Brangus weaner heifers sold to 420c or $965. J and S Clarke's Droughtmaster weaner heifers sold for 414c/ S and P Leahy's Santa weaner heifers sold for 424c or $967.