Good quality calves push prices up at sale
MCDOUGALL and Sons auctioneer David 'Skip' McIvor said the calf market was dearer due to some good quality calves being yarded this week.
There was a lighter yarding of pigs but prices remained similar to recent weeks.
Light bacon - $200-208
Light pork - top of $159
Store pigs - $56-80
Beef rarer calves - top of $145
Beef grass eaters - top of $320
Light weaners - $360-385
Light trade - top of $180
Dairy bull calves -$27-60