Market Report


Murgon Report 25/08/2020


Weaner Steers $4.49 c/kg


           Agents yarded 600 in Murgon on Tuesday.  Export cattle remained firm on previous sales.  Weaner cattle sold to a very strong market.  Heavy Bulls topped at to $2.77 c/kg and $2523.00.  Bullocks sold to $3.40 for $1868.00.   Heavy Cows over 500 kilograms topped at $2.83 per kilogram and $1712.00 averaging $2.79 c/kg. Cows 400 to 500 kg sold to $2.83 per kilogram for a $2.57 average. Lighter Cows under 400 kg topped at $2.42. Export heifers sold to $2.99 per kilogram and $1899.00. Cattle were drawn from Eidsvold, Gayndah, Mt Perry, Kingaroy, Kilkivan and locally.  Hereford steers from Manumbar sold for $3.40 c/kg and $1868.00.  450kg Angus Steers from Wondai sold to $4.04c/kg to return $1818.00.  Local Santa steers weighing 456kg sold for $3.80 c/kg and $1736.00.  Santa cross steers from Kingaroy with a weight of 388kg sold to $3.89 to return $1512.00.  394 kg Charbray steers sold for $1522.00 at $3.86 c/kg.  3 pens of quality Droughtmaster weaner steers from Hivesville sold to a top of $4.22 c/kg to top at $932.00.  Santa weaner steers from Proston sold for $1029.00 at $4.26 c/kg.  Light Braford cross weaner steers sold to $4.49 and $710.00.  Charbray heifers from Boondooma weighing 400kg sold to $3.29c/kg and $1316.00.  Angus heifers from Goomeri sold for $1552.00 at $3.20 c/kg.  344 kg Charbray heifers sold for $3.68 c/kg returning $1266.00.  Angus weaner heifers from Yarraman sold to $3.99 c/kg and $814.00.  Light Brahman cross weaner heifers sold for $819.00 at $3.60 c/kg.  Crossbred Cows & Calves sold to $1575.00.

           The Next Murgon Sale is on Tuesday the 8th of September at 8.00 am