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 08/06/21
Agents yarded 650 for the fortnightly sale in Murgon. Store cattle remained fully firm based on the quality of the cattle yarded. Export cattle eased slightly based on the last sale. Bulls sold to $3.10 per kilogram and $2580.00. Bullocks topped at $3.64 for $2470.00. Heavy Cows over 500 kilograms sold to $3.09 per kilogram and $2200.00, averaging $2.88. Cows 400 to 500 kg also sold to $3.08 per kilogram for an average of $2.74. Lighter Cows under 400 kg sold to $2.86. Export heifers topped at $3.77 per kilogram and $2075.00. Cattle were drawn from Cooroy, Gayndah, Mt Perry, Biggenden, Kingaroy, Nanango, Kilkivan & locally. 500 kg Murray Grey steers sold to $4.00 c/kg to return $2020.00. 2 tooth Droughtmaster steers from Redgate weighing 475 kg sold for $1930.00 at $4.07 c/kg, while their 4 tooth brothers also sold for $1930.00 and $3.80 c/kg. 443 kg Charolais cross steers from Nanango sold for $4.14 c/kg for $1835.00. 470 kg Santa cross steers from Byee sold for $4.08 c/kg returning $1920.00. Droughtmaster steers from Nanango weighing 306 kg sold to $4.72 c/kg to return $1445.00. 374 kg Gelbvieh cross steers from Manyung sold for $1720.00 at $4.60 c/kg. Local Santa steers 330 kg sold to $4.48 c/kg and $1480.00. Devon cross steers weighing 326 kg sold for $1457.00 and $4.46 c/kg. 3 pens of Droughtmaster/Charbray weaner steers from Johnstown sold for an average of $5.25 c/kg and $1244.00, topping at $1270.00. Light Angus weaner steers from Proston sold for $5.58 c/kg to return $1004.00. 410 kg Santa cross heifers from Wondai sold for $1550.00 at $3.79 c/kg. 340 kg Droughtmaster cross heifers from Proston sold for $1425.00 and $4.19 c/kg. Local Santa cross heifers weighing 370 kg sold to $1480.00 at $4.00 c/kg. Droughtmaster cross heifers from Wondai also sold for $4.00 c/kg and $1366.00. Droughtmaster weaner heifers from Nanango sold for $1228.00 at $4.28 c/kg. Charbray weaner heifers from Johnstown sold to $5.24 c/kg and $1072.00. Droughtmaster weaner heifers sold for $4.68 c/kg returning $1096.00. Brahman Cows & Calves sold to $2300.00. The next Murgon sale will be on Tuesday the 22nd of June at 8.00 am.
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.
PRATT AGENCIES WEANER SALE 30th April 2021
Weaner Steers to $2130.00 Just on 1000 calves were yarded for the Pratt Agencies Annual Weaner Sale in Murgon on Friday. The yarding was up to the usual very high quality of Burnett weaners. The condition of the calves was testament to the better season experienced this year (in places) compared to the previous few years. Cattle were drawn from Gayndah, Mt Perry, Nanango, Yarraman, Kilkivan, Kingaroy and locally. A full panel of buyers from North & South Burnett as well as Downs buyers were in attendance. Santa steers from D Stanton Goomeri sold to $6.00 c/kg returning $2130.00. A & R Barsby Tansey sold 2 pens of Charbray steers for $1708.00 (4.68) & $1565.00 (4.58). M Smith Gayndah sold prize winning Charbray steers for $5.44 c/kg for $1714.00 & $6.02 c/kg and $1558.00. G & J Zahl Gayndah sold Charolais cross steers for $1653.00 (5.40) & $1586.00 (6.06). W & S Dollard Manyung sold Charbray steers for $5.86 c/kg & $1638.00. T Court Goomeri sold Charbray steers for $6.06 c/kg returning $1586.00. Charbray steers from G & M Sullivan Moffatdale sold for $1480.00 at $5.60 c/kg, with their Droughtmaster steers also making $5.60 for $1652.00. I & J Davies Kilkivan sold a draft of 50 Euro & British cross steers for an average of $5.71 c/kg, 267 kg & $1528.00. T Stanton Goomeri sold Simmental cross steers for $6.08 c/kg and $1520.00. Angus steers a/c T Sampson Yarraman sold for $1653.00 and $5.40 c/kg. E & S Pick Tansey sold Brangus steers for $1520.00 at $6.32 c/kg. Brangus steers from R & N Hanson Crownthorpe sold for $1300.00 at $6.22 c/kg. Brangus steers a/c ANSDE Goomeri sold to $6.00 c/kg returning $1545.00. Red Angus steers a/c G & A Sippel Redgate sold to $1538.00 at $5.50 c/kg. Brangus steers from A & J McLean Kilkivan sold for $6.22 c/kg &1151.00. Santa steers from Crownthorpe a/c Kelly Brothers sold for $1610.00 at $5.58 c/kg. Class winning Santa steers a/c the Lee Family Nanango sold to $5.84 c/kg & $1596.00. Braford steers from Gayndah a/c AJ Bambling sold for $1373.00 and $6.14 c/kg. Local Droughtmaster steers a/c L Reimers sold for $5.98 c/kg & $1353.00. Prize winning Charbray heifers from G & M Sullivan Moffatdale sold for $1400.00 at $4.80 c/kg. A & K Barsby Tansey sold first place winners for $1565.00 and $4.58 c/kg, and a second pen for $1374.00 at $4.78 c/kg. Charolais heifers from G & J Zahl Gayndah sold to $4.70 c/kg for $1450.00. Brangus heifers from R & N Hanson sold to $5.06 c/kg returning $1140.00. Charbray heifers from Gayndah sold for $1210.00 and $4.88 c/kg. Angus heifers from A & J McLean Kilkivan sold for $4.76 c/kg and $1030.00. Charolais cross heifers from Proston sold for $1113.00 and $4.72 c/kg. Steers averaged $5.55 c/kg - $1514.00. Heifers averages $4.54 c/kg - $1206.00. Yarding averaged $5.12 c/k