Calf prices dearer, pig prices firm at weekly sale

MCDOUGALL and Sons auctioneer Dennis Burke said the calf market was slightly dearer this week while the pig prices were firm on the last market.

 

Pigs

Top sows - top of $350

Light pork - top of $197

Grower pigs - top of $150

Heavy weaner pigs - $100 to $146

Light weaner pigs - $62 to $87

 

Calves

Beef rearer calves - $110 to $255

Dairy bull calves - $72 to $130

Light grass eater calves - $350 to $400

Light veal calves - $390 - $470



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