Strong returns continued for the cattle market at last week's sales.
Strong returns continued for the cattle market at last week's sales. Emily Smith

Strong returns continue for livestock producers in December

TopX sheep sale

  • Nara Downs Trust, Goombungee sold Dorper lambs 51kg for $130
  • Keilah Pty Ltd, Inglewood sold Dorper lambs 47.8kg for $140
  • M, A & ML White, Moonie sold Dorper lambs 45.7kg for $145
  • J Lowe, Ramsay sold Dorper lambs 45kg for $126
  • Rhyre Holdings, Oakey sold Dorper lambs 44.6kg for $121
  • R & R Hilton, Texas sold Dorper lambs 39.5kg for $117
  • AF & RF Sutton, Yelarbon sold Dorper cross lambs 39.2kg for $101.50
  • JP Murphy, Dalby sold crossbred lambs 37.8kg for $86
  • IL & SF Beard, Chinchilla sold Dorper lambs 35kg for $90
  • Rosbrook Pastoral Co, Southbrook sold crossbred lambs 33.3kg for $77
  • A Wright, Beebo sold crossbred lambs 31kg for $73.50
  • P Thomas, Scrubby Mountain sold Dorper ewes for $50

 

TopX cattle sale

  • Jenner Truck & Equipment Sales, Headington Hill sold Santa feeder steers 323.3kg for 345.2c/kg to return $1116 and Santa feeder heifers 366.9kg for 329.2c/kg to return $1208
  • BW & SM Webster, Chinchilla sold Hereford cross yearling steers 265kg for 350.2c/kg to return $928 and Charolias cross vealer heifers 219.4kg for 327.6c/kg to return $719
  • C Gleeson, Millmerran sold Charolais yearling heifers 445kg for 323.2c/kg to return $1438
  • J & H Ross, Killarney sold Charolais cross vealer steers 285kg for 330c/kg to return $941

 

McDougall and Sons sheep sale

WARWICK Selling Agents yarded 1918 lambs and hoggets, and 359 sheep at last week's sale.

Top lambs account Chris and Annie Muir of Glen Elva, Millmerran sold for $149.

In a similar yarding of both sheep and lambs, the market was firm on last weeks rates.

  • Crossbred lambs 46-55kg from $130-$141
  • Crossbred lambs 42-45kg from $125-$145
  • Crossbred lambs 36-42kg from $110-$125
  • Crossbred lambs 35-40kg from $106-$117
  • Crossbred lambs 65.3kg to $149
  • Crossbred hoggets 53.2kg to $94 shorn
  • Trade wethers $5 selling to $ 80.00 or $ 3.25kg
  • Heavy Xbred ewes $15 selling to $81 or $3.15kg
  • Light ewes $10 selling to $56 or $ 2.65kg

 

McDougall and Sons cattle sale

Warwick Livestock selling agents yarded 512 cattle at last week's sale.

  • Vealers account of BC Bailey of Boggabilla sold to 332c/kg to return $929 and purchased by Franberne Meats
  • Yearling Steers account of D&S Harm of Warwick sold to 341.2c/kg to return $1270 and purchased by Gross Wholesale Meats
  • Yearling heifers account of BC Bailey of Boggabilla sold to 337.2c/kg to return $1062 and purchased by Grants Quality Wholesale Meats
  • Yearling Heifers account of H,D,T & J O'Leary of Clifton sold to 337.2c/kg to return $1107 and purcharsed by Grants Quality Wholesale Meats


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