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MURGON PRIME & STORE CATTLE SALE – TUESDAY 10TH APRIL 2018

  • YARDING NUMBERS: 891
  • LOCATION: Murgon
  • DATE: Apr 10, 2018
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A total of 891 head were yarded at the Murgon Combined Prime & Store Cattle Sale on Tuesday 10th April.

Description

Head

Average c/kg

Maximum c/kg

Steers Up to 400kg

271

273.3

335.2

400-500kg

86

267.3

285.2

500-600kg

21

257.7

300.0

600-750kg

45

262.5

277.2

Heifers Up to 540kg

289

253.5

288.2

Heifers Over 540kg

6

249.5

252.2

Cows Up to 400kg

15

122.3

194.2

Cows 400-520kg

53

205.6

227.2

Cows Over 520kg

70

221.5

235.2

Bulls Up to 450kg

20

218.3

267.2

Bulls 450 – 600kg

3

225.5

243.2

Bulls Over 600kg

12

240.4

262.2


Highlights

RB Jensen & Sons sold Santa bullocks to 277.2c for 650kg to return $1802 a head.

KT Cummings sold Charbray feeder steers to 285.2c for 431kg to return $1230 a head.

Armitage Family Trust sold Santa cross steers to 335.2c for 231kg to return $776 a head.

CJ Stead & T Thornhill sold heavy grown heifers to 247.2c for 575kg to return $1421 a head.

TL & CR Bate sold Santa cross heifers to 269.2c for 330kg to return $889 a head.

CV Paterson sold a Droughtmaster cow to 230.2c for 640kg to return $1473.

IG & CJ Rockemer sold a Santa bull to 244.2c for 955kg to return $2332.

A pen of Hereford cows and calves sold to a top of $1060 a unit.