Strong market for calves at Warwick sale

MCDOUGALL and Sons auctioneer Dennis Bourke said the pig market was fully firm on last week's prices, with a very strong market for calves.

Mr Bourke said the variation on the weaner pigs came down to quality.

"Calf and pig numbers were up on last week," he said.

 

Pigs

 

Heavy pork - top of $228

 

Light pork - top of $198

 

Grower pigs - top of $144

 

Weaner pigs - $51-$95

 

Calves

 

Light trade calves - top of $104

 

Beef rearer --$200-$300

 

Underweight dairy bull calves - $34-$72



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