Due to good general rainfall over the weekend numbers were reduced to 600 in Murgon on Tuesday. The market for all descriptions was very strong. Feeder cattle were in very short supply. Cows & Heifers made up the 120 Export yarded. Bulls sold to $3.48 per kilogram and $2880.00. Heavy steers topped at $3.30 for $2600.00. Heavy Cows over 500 kilograms sold to $3.18 per kilogram and $2275.00 for an average of $3.04, an increase of 15 cents on the last sale. Cows 400 to 500 kg sold to $3.19 per kilogram averaging $301. Cows under 400 kg topped at $2.94. Export heifers topped at $3.40 per kilogram and $2160.00. Cattle were drawn from Mundubbera, Gayndah, Mt Perry, Kingaroy, Yarraman, Kilkivan & locally. Simmental cross steers 545 kg sold for $4.15 c/kg and $2260.00. 330 kg Santa steers from Nanango sold for $1580.00 at $4.80 c/kg. Local Santa cross steers weighing 317 kg sold for $4.76 c/kg returning $1510.00. 380 kg Santa steers sold for $1740.00 and $4.62 c/kg. Droughtmaster steers from Tansey sold for $4.67 c/kg to return $1430.00. Braford cross weaner steers from Mt Perry sold for $6.00 c/kg for $1700.00 & $1460.00. Charbray weaner steers also from Mt Perry sold for $1320.00 & $1280.00 at $5.85 c/kg. Simmental cross weaner steers sold for $1315.00 and $5.72 c/kg. 2 pens of Droughtmaster & Charbray weaner steers from Manyung sold for $6.06 c/kg to return $1086.00 & $1007.00. Senepol weaner steers from Manumbar sold for $5.88 c/kg to return $1160.00. Most better quality weaner steers sold from $5.50 to $6.00 c/kg. 445 kg Charolais cross heifers from Dangore sold for $1850.00 at $4.15 c/kg. 410 kg Brahman cross heifers sold for $4.14 c/kg for $1295.00. Charbray heifers weighing 400 kg sold to $4.21 c/kg and $1685.00. Droughtmaster cross heifers from Dangore sold for $1690.00 at $4.15 c/kg. 312 kg Braford cross heifers from Mt Perry sold for $1295.00 and $4.14 c/kg. Droughtmaster weaner heifers sold for $1150.00 at $5.20 c/kg. Santa cross heifers from Hivesville sold for $5.18 c/kg to return $1110.00. Local Gelbvieh cross weaner heifers sold to $4.82 c/kg for $1004.00. Angus cross weaner heifers from Yarraman sold for $4.74 c/kg and $1173.00. Light Charolais cross heifers sold for $5.58 c/kg for $857.00. Their Brahman sisters Sold for $881.00 at $5.38 c/kg. The next Murgon sale will be on Tuesday the 20th of July at 8.00 am.
Murgon Report 22/06/21
Agents yarded 800 in Murgon today. Values remained reasonably firm throughout. Approximately 180 Export cattle were yarded the balance being store types. Bulls sold to $3.00 per kilogram and $2340.00. Bullocks topped at $3.60 for $2250.00. Heavy Cows over 500 kilograms sold to $3.05 per kilogram and $2210.00 for an average of $2.86. Cows 400 to 500 kg sold to $2.98 per kilogram averaging $2.79. Fresher conditioned Cows under 400 kg were short in numbers selling to $2.55. Export heifers topped at $3.60 per kilogram and $1940.00. Cattle were drawn from Mundubbera, Gayndah, Mt Perry, Durong, Kingaroy, Yarraman, Kilkivan & locally. Local Santa steers weighing 493 kg sold to $4.08 c/kg for $2015.00. 425 kg Murray Grey steers from Byee sold for $1688.00 and $3.97 c/kg. Santa steers with a weight of 452 kg sold for $3.95 c/kg returning $1788.00. 4 & 6 tooth Gelbvieh steers from Johnstown sold for $1782.00 at $3.91 c/kg. 2 pens of Droughtmaster cross steers from Cushnie sold for $1498.00 (4.86) & $1615.00 (4.52), weighing 308 kg & 357 kg respectively. 316 kg Droughtmaster steers from Murgon sold for $4.59 c/kg returning $1452.00. 350 kg Droughtmaster steers from Goomeri sold for $1594.00 at $4.50 c/kg. Red Angus weaner steers from Tansey sold for $1393.00 at $4.40 c/kg. Angus weaner steers sold to $5.30 c/kg returning $1343.00. Local Santa weaner steers sold for $1310.00 at $5.24 c/kg. Limousin weaner steers from Moondooner sold for $5.20 c/kg for $1330.00. Droughtmaster weaner steers from Goomeri sold $5.46 c/kg and $1046.00. Droughtmaster cross heifers from Goomeri sold for $1525.00 and $3.80 c/kg. Local Brangus heifers sold for $3.77 c/kg to return $1600.00. Charbray heifers from Hivesville weighing 343 kg sold for $1442.00 and $4.20 c/kg. Charolais heifers from Moffatdale sold for $1355.00 also at $4.20 c/kg. Hereford cross heifers from Cinnabar sold for $1578.00 at $4.16 c/kg. Charbray weaner heifers from Cloyna sold for $1146.00 and $5.01 c/kg. Angus weaner heifers sold for $1009.00 at $4.92 c/kg. Local Droughtmaster cross weaner heifers sold to $4.74 c/kg to return $1210.00. Brahman cross Cows & Calves sold to $2250.00. 4 month plus PTIC Droughtmaster heifers sold to $2050.00. The next Murgon sale will be on Tuesday the 6 th of July at 8.00 am.
Weaner Sale Report 18th June 1100 quality calves were yarded at Pratt Agencies 2nd weaner sale held on Friday the 18th . The yarding was made up of approximately 600 steers and 500 heifers. The overall quality of the yarding was a credit to the breeders. The yarding averaged 222kg which was 40kg lighter than the first weaner sale held in April. The sale averaged $5.20 c/kg with steers topping at $6.10 c/kg and heifers $5.76 c/kg. Cattle were drawn from Cooroy, Mundubbera, Gayndah, Mt Perry, Kilkivan, Kingaroy and locally. Santa steers from Wilbemalyka Partners Redgate sold to $1730.00. Limousin cross steers a/c the Steinhardt Family Hivesville sold to $1600,00. A draft of 40 Sant & Charolais cross steers from J Meyers Byee sold for an average of $1430.00 and $5.52 c/kg, topping at $1577.00. 264 kg Charbray steers from A & R Barsby Tansey sold for $1495.00 and $5.66 c/kg. The Nichol family Mt Perry sold a line of Charbray steers to average $1300.00 and $5.65 c/kg, topping at $1540.00. 2 pens of Charolais cross steers from B & S Rattey sold for $1466.00 & $1224.00 at $5.20 c/kg. Bandamill Johnstown sold Charolais steers for $1511.00 and $5.30 c/kg. G & J Zahl Gayndah sold Charolais cross steers for $5.74 c/kg & $1177.00. M Smith Gayndah sold Charbray steers for $6.00 c/kg returning $1160.00. R & D Warren Mondure sold Brangus steers for $1404.00, $5.40 c/kg. D & K Smith Gayndah also sold Brangus calves for $1327.00 at $5.58 c/kg. Brangus steers a/c E & S Pick Tansey sold to $5.86 c/kg returning $1168.00. N & S Perrett Mondure sold Angus steers for $1263.00 and $5.56 c/kg. C & F Cluff Redgate sold 2 pens of Angus cross steers for $1418.00 (5.30) & $1238.00 (5.48).Droughtmaster cross steers from J McKenzie Goomeri sold for $1290.00 at $5.96 c/kg. Roth Rural Gayndah sold Droughtmaster steers for $1258.00 and $5.92 c/kg. Santa Steers a/c T Kelly sold to $1316.00 at $5.60 c/kg. Santa steers a/c M & R Ferling sold for $5.92 c/kg and $1238.00. Droughtmaster steers from Fortress Pastoral Bells Bridge sold for $1305.00 at $5.78 c/kg. 2 pens of Braford steers a/c M & S Kenny Gayndah sold for $1336.00 (5.50) & $1096.00 (5.60). Droughtmaster steers from Waringa Breeding Hivesville sold for $1.79 c/kg and $1071.00. D Stanton Goomeri sold Santa steers for $1192.00 and $5.90 c/kg. Santa cross steers from P Weldon Brovinia sold for $5.60 c/kg returning $1157.00. Brangus steers from Bryan Logging sold for $1180.00 at $5.70 c/kg. 305 kg Limousin cross heifers from Hivesville sold for $1360.00 and $4.46 c/kg. A & R Barsby’s Charbray heifers sold for $5.08 c/kg returning $1274.00. Charolais cross heifers from G & J Zahl sold for $5.20 c/kg and $1172.00. Charolais heifers a/c B & S Rattey sod for $4.64 c/kg for $1063.00. Simmental heifers from T Stanton Goomeri sold for $5.44 c/kg to return $1276.00. Santa heifers from Byee sold for $1200.00 at $5.34 c/kg. B Ryan Manumbar sold Santa heifers for $1007.00 at $5.56 c/kg. Angus Heifers a/c N & S Perrett sold for $1164.00 and $5.36 c/kg. Murray Grey heifers from W Silburn Goomeri sold for $5.32 c/kg and $1056.00. Koobooda Grazing Gayndah sold 3 pens of Brangus heifers for an average of $964.00 and $5.26, topping at $5.56 c/kg and $1131.00. G & A Sippel Redgate sold Red Angus heifers for $1113.00 at $5.58 c/kg. Brangus heifers from ANSDE Goomeri sold for $5.66 c/kg returning $1029.00. Santa heifers a/c Wildhorse Pastoral Manumbar sold to $5.76 c/kg and $797.00.
Murgon Report 25/5/21
Numbers were back to just under 500 yesterday in Murgon. It was a very mixed yarding with few better lines of store cattle on offer. Prices remained solid throughout. Bulls sold to $3.24 per kilogram and $2800.00. Bullocks topped at $3.74 for $2300.00. Heavy Cows over 500 kilograms improved slightly to sell to $3.18 per kilogram and $2460.00, averaging $2.92. Cows 400 to 500 kg sold to $2.93 per kilogram for an average of $2.83. Lighter Cows under 400 kg sold to $2.60. Export heifers topped at $3.68 per kilogram and $2080.00. Cattle were drawn from Mundubbera, Gayndah, Durong, Kingaroy, Kilkivan & locally. 2 pens of local Charolais and Droughtmaster cross steers sold to $4.28 c/kg to return $1900.00 and $1850.00 respectively. 463 kg Santa cross steers from Crownthorpe sold for $4.22 c/kg and $1950.00. 300 kg Droughtmaster steers from Gayndah sold for $4.72 c/kg to return $1440.00. Santa cross steers from Kilkivan weighing 302 kg sold for $1380.00. 335 kg Senepol steers from Memerambi sold to $1510.00 at $4.52 c/kg. Brangus cross weaner steers from Gayndah sold for $1430.00 at $5.32 c/kg. Droughtmaster weaner steers also from Gayndah sold to $5.48 c/kg and $1180.00. 285 kg Angus steers from Tansey sold for $4.76 c/kg and $1360.00. Local angus heifers from Wooroonden sold for $4.07 c/kg for $1670.00. 460 kg Charolais heifers from Manumbar sold for $4.04 c/kg returning $1860.00. 340 kg Santa heifers from Wondai sold for $1430.00 at $4.18 c/kg. Brahman heifers from Goomeri sold for $4.18 c/kg and $1640.00. Droughtmaster weaner heifers from Tansey sold to $4.88 c/kg and $1210.00. Angus weaner heifers from also from Tansey sold for $1070.00 at $4.46 c/kg. Murray Grey Cows & Calves from Murgon sold for $2375.00. The next Murgon sale will be on Tuesday the 25th of May at 8.00 am.