Murgon Numbers back to 600
Numbers eased back to 600 in Murgon on Tuesday partly due to the isolated rain areas around the region over the previous few days.
The market for all descriptions was back slightly on the previous sale with vealer heifers taking the brunt of the reduction in values.
Export cattle and feeders were also cheaper.
Cattle were drawn from Mundubbera, Mt Perry, Gayndah, Biggenden, Durong, Kingaroy, Nanango & locally.
Bullocks sold to $2.77 c/kg and $1950.00.
Heavy Cows over 500 kgs sold to $2.28 c/kg and $1650.00.
Cows in the 400 – 500 kg range averaged $2.12 c/kg topping at $2.17 c/kg and $1075.00.
Lighter Cows under 400 kg sold to $1.97 c/kg.
Bulls remained fairly firm selling to $2675.00 at $2.66 c/kg.
G Schneider Gayndah sold Droughtmaster steers for $1540.00 (3.10) & $1260.00 (3.15).
E, A & A Randle Speedwell sold Murray Grey steers for $1320.00 at $3.21 c/kg.
Angus steers weighing 354 kg a/c W & K Sippel Murgon sold to $1170.00 at $3.30 c/kg.
370 kg Santa steers from Goomeri sold to $3.27 c/kg returning $1210.00.
S Roth Gayndah sold Droughtmaster steers for $1050.00 at $3.35 c/kg.
B & A Gannon Gayndah sold 307 kg Charolais cross weaner steers for $3.38 c/kg returning $1038.00.
Brahman cross weaner steers from P & A Dingle Mt Perry sold for $1067.00 at $3.37 c/kg.
Their Braford cross weaner steers sold for $3.43 c/kg for $880.00.
270 kg Angus weaner steers from P Ruthenberg Proston sold for $3.50 c/kg and $947.00.
Perrett Traders Jimna sold 24 kg Charolais cross steers for $864.00 at $3.59 c/kg.
Santa cross weaner steers from Eidsvold sold for $714.00 at $3.51 c/kg.
R & F Nichol Mt Perry sold Charolais cross heifers for $1118.00 (2.90) & $1056.00 (2.79).
Glenrock Cattle Co Johnstown sold Gelvieh cross heifers for $1048.00 (2.93), $963.00 (2.80) & $847.00 (2.84).
L & T Smith sold 325 kg Santa heifers for $956.00 and $2.94 c/kg.
B & A Gannon Gayndah sold 3 pens of Charolais cross weaner heifers for $3.15 c/kg averaging $854.00.
250kg Santa cross heifers from Crownthorpe sold for $739.00 at $2.94 c/kg.
The next Murgon sale is on Tuesday the 25th of July at 8.00 am.
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|Cows and Calves||1||$1,280.00||$1,280.00|
Pratt Agencies June Weaner Sale Report
Murgon Weaners Sell To $1240.00
1750 excellent quality weaner were yarded in Murgon last Friday for Pratt Agencies Annual June weaner sale. The consistent good quality of the weaners yarded was a credit to the vendors.
1100 steers and 650 heifers made up the numbers. Steers averaged $3.56 c/kg while the heifers averaged $3.10 c/kg.
The total yarding averaged $3.38 c/kg, 6 cents a kilo less than the May average of $3.44 c/kg.
P & J Angel Murgon sold Charolais cross steers for $1241.00 at $3.85 c/kg.
Prize winning Angus cross steers from B Ryan Manumbar sold for $1270.00.
The lead of A J Bambling’s draft of 220 Braford weaner steers from “Penwhaupell” Gayndah sold for $1203.00 at $3.83c/kg, with the line averaging $880.00 at $3.72 c/kg.
A & R Barsby Tansey sold Charolais steers for $1180.00 at $3.80 c/kg.
Droughtmaster steers from S & N Roth Gayndah sold for $3.66 c/kg returning $1116.00.
K Knight Johnstown sold Santa cross steers for $1116.00 at $3.59 c/kg.
Angus steers from G & A Sippel Redgate sold for $1068.00.
3 pens of Santa steers a/c J & M Zillman Gayndah sold for an average of $913.00 and $3.70 c/kg, topping at $1010.00.
227 kg Charolais cross steers from G & J Zahl Gayndah sold to $3.80 c/kg for $863.00.
M & S Kenny Gayndah sold a line of 40 Braford steers for an average of $860.00.
Wagreen Pastoral Manumbar sold Droughtmaster steers for $3.80 c/kg to return $781.00.
A draft of 70 Droughtmaster steers from Waringa Breeding Hivesville sold for an average of $834.00 at $3.73 c/kg.
Charbray steers from D & S Stevenson Goomeri sold for $4.01 c/kg to return $738.00.
Charbray heifers from Tansey sold to $1007.00 and $3.07 c/kg.
T & B Schulz Moffatdale sold Charolais heifers for $3.01 c/kg returning $967.00.
313 kg Droughtmaster heifers from Gayndah sold to $968.00 and $3.09 c/kg.
220 kg Charolais cross heifers a/c G Zahl sold to $3.42 c/kg returning $754.00.
Droughtmaster cross heifers from B & P Roon Hivesville sold for $798.00 at $3.25 c/kg.
R & D Kenny Gayndah sold a line of 73 Braford heifers for an average of $703.00 at $3.07 c/kg. The draft topped at $778.00 and $3.15 c/kg.
R & P McIntosh Goomeri sold Brangus heifers for $781.00 and $3.16 c/kg.
D Stanton Goomeri sold Santa heifers for $648.00 at $3.39 c/kg.
Peenam Pastoral Manumbar also sold Santa heifers for $3.38 c/kg and $629.00.
Brahman cross heifers a/c M Smith Gayndah sold for $631.00 at $3.30 c/kg.
E & S Pick Windera sold Brangus heifers for $3.30 c/kg returning $573.00.
Prize Winners for this Years June Weaner Sale
Best Pen of Heifers for Local Trade
won by Glen & Ann Sippel
Best Pen of Heifers suitable for Replacement Breeders
won by Alec & Robyn Barsby
Best Pen of Steers For Local Trade
won by James Zillman
Best Pen of Steers suitable for Export
won by Bruce Ryan
Best Pen of Heifers
won by Russell and Donna Kenny
Best Pen of Steers
won by AJ Bambling & Co
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