Blackall Cattle Sale Market Report – Thursday 28th May 2020

  • Yarding Numbers: 5,395
  • Location: Blackall
  • Date: May 28, 2020

Blackall Combined Agents yarded a total of 5,395 head of cattle at our weekly Sale. Cattle were sourced from a vast area including Blackall, Tambo, Jericho, Winton, Torrens Creek, Alice Springs, Richmond, Hughenden, Julia Creek, Charters Towers, Barcaldine and Prairie. There were a large number of heavy feeder cattle present. Buyers came from across Queensland and New South Wales. Prices remain firm to dearer across the board.

Description Head Avg c/kg Max c/kg Avg $/hd Max $/hd
Bulls 0 – 450kg 3 256.2 271.2 1383.63 1708.56
Bulls 450kg+
Cows 300 – 400kg 4 178.2 178.2 521.24 521.24
Cows 400 – 500kg
Cows 500kg+ 6 268 300 1304.08 1335
Heifers 0 – 220kg 285 382.5 450.2 739.42 953.71
Heifers 220 – 280kg 452 354.7 450.2 917.53 1233.83
Heifers 280 – 350kg 1075 345.3 385 1087.59 1297.15
Heifers 350 – 450kg 405 333.1 378.2 1319.27 1614.16
Heifers 450kg+ 153 313.3 328.2 1557.51 1861.24
Steers 0 – 220kg 235 413.2 462.2 810.70 957.42
Steers 220 – 280kg 473 408.6 448.2 1039.11 1205.84
Steers 280 – 350kg 644 378.9 428.2 1211.28 1389.08
Steers 350 – 400kg 639 372.3 408.2 1396.24 1577.38
Steers 400 – 550kg 782 378.4 408.2 1658.13 1900.21
Steers 550kg+ 1 374.2 374.2 2151.65 2151.65
Mickeys 168 348.3 388.2 1019.37 1391.28
Stag
Cows & Calves 40 1725.25 2010
PTIC Heifers

Highlights

Scott Cattle Co ‘MacDonald Downs’ Alice Springs sold Santa Gertrudis steers for 439.2/kg weighing 260.7kg to return $1145.13/head and heifers for 386.2kg weighing 209.8kg to return $810/head

Brooke & Jacqui Jones ‘Stawellton’ Richmond sold Brahman steers for 368.2c/kg weighing 335.6kg to return $1235.77/head

Geoff Bashford, Barcaldine sold Santa Gertrudis steers for 446.2c/kg to average 207.5kg returning $925.87/head, and heifers for 412.2c/kg weighing 207.5kg to return $855.2/head

RG & LM Wearing ‘Etna’ Hughenden sold Brahman steers for 382.2kg weighing 230.4kg to return $880.59/head and heifers for 344.2c/kg weighing 225kg to return $775.6/head.

Chandler Pastoral Holdings ‘Kyneton’ Barcaldine sold Santa Gertrudis steers for 388.2c/kg weighing 394.3kg returning $1530.74/head

Marwill Pty Ltd ‘Milgery’ Julia Creek sold heavy Brahman heifers for 322.2c/kg weighing 575kg to return $1852.65/head

Lionel & Brett Walsh, Barcaldine sold Droughtmaster heifers for 354.2c/kg weighing 240kg to return $850.08/head

Jamie Walsh, Barcaldine sold Droughtmaster heifers for 354.2c/kg to weight 252.5kg returning $894.36/head

Lorne Grazing ‘Lorne’ Blackall sold Droughtmaster cows and calves for $2010/unit.

HC & JA Maxwell, Charters Towers sold Angus X Steers for 460.2c/kg weighing 208kg to return $957 Whilst their Heifers sold to 434.2c/kg weighing 197kg to return $857

Murray Family Trust ‘Uanda’ Prairie sold Brangus X Steers for 370.2c/kg weighing 254kg to return $940

ED & JL Atkinson ‘Lisburne’ Blackall sold Angus x heifers for 3.50c/kg weighing 420kg to return $1470

Kurrboo Livestock Co sold Brahman x Cows and Calves for $1680

ALC Rural ‘South Delta’ Barcaldine sold Drought Master X Steers for 387.2c/kg averaging 408.7kg returning $1,582.47/head

LW MJ & EL Deem ‘Cambeela’ Winton sold Angus X Heifers for 370c/kg averaging 303.3kg returning $1,122.33/head

DKM Pastoral ‘Athol’ Blackall sold Angus X Steers for 380c/kg averaging 425kg returning $1,615/head

EW & EM Moller ‘Edwinstowe’ Jericho sold Angus heifers for 375.2c/kg averaging 363.4kg returning $1,363.56/head

Mt Macquarie Pastoral Trust ‘Mt Macquarie’ Blackall sold Simbrah X Feeder Steers for 400.2c/kg weighing 475kg returning $1900/head

Talaheena Grazing Co ‘Talaheena’ Longreach sold Brahman X Feeder Steers for 362.2c/kg weighing 447kg returning $1618/head

Lambert Pastoral Co ‘Lambert’ Charleville sold Charbray X Feeder Steers for 402.2c/kg weighing 418kgs returning $1684/head

Camelock Rural ‘Carella’ Augathella sold EU Santa Steers for 428.2c/kg weighing 322kg returning $1380/head

RD Hay Pastoral Trust ‘Kismet’ Jericho sold Santa steers for 422.2c/kg weighing 277kgs returning $1170/head

RJ & TK Ham ‘Mac Downs’ Barcaldine sold Santa Steers for 438.2c/kg weighing 242kgs returning $1060/head

Benalla Stud Grazing ‘Monavale’ Hughenden sold Simbrah Steers for 420.2c/kg weighing 228kgs returning $959/head

Kerry & Patricia Bailey at Isisford sold Santa Steers for 392.2c/kg weighing 366kgs returning $1435/head

La Plata Grazing Co ‘La Plata’ Blackall sold Droughtmaster Steers for 432.2c/kg weighing 279kgs returning $1205/head

J Jackson & K Anderson ‘Belle Burra’ Longreach sold Angus X steers for 462.2c/kg weighting 207kgs returning $957/head

PJ & OJ Crombie ‘Drumlion’ Longreach sold Angus X Steers 408.4c/kg weighting 340kgs returning $1389/head

Romulus Pastoral Trust ‘Romulus’ Blackall sold Charolais X Feeder Heifers for 374.2c/kg weighing 432kgs returning $1614/head

Gaza Grazing Co ‘Janet Downs’ Longreach sold Shorthorn X Heifers for 372.2c/kg weighing 315kgs returning $1173/head

Kensington Grazing Co ‘Kensington Downs’ Longreach sold Brahman Heifers for 344.2c/kgs weighing 306kgs returning $1054/head

Esalex Pty Ltd ‘Langdale’ Longreach sold Angus X Heifers for 436.2c/kgs weighing 227kgs returning $993/head

Camelock Rural ‘Carella’ Augathella sold Sant X Heifers 450.2c/kg weighing 274kgs returning $1233/hd

RD Hay Pastoral Trust ‘Kismet’ Jericho sold Santa Heifers for 434.2c/kg weighing 217kgs returning $940/head

RJ & TK Ham ‘Mac Downs’ Barcaldine sold Charolais Heifers 384.2c/kgs weighing 283kgs returning $850/head

Ryrie Grazing ‘Mt Pleasant’ Tambo sold Charolais cross steers to a top of 394 c/kg weighing 435 kg to return $1714 per head. They also sold Charolais cross heifers to a top of 340 c/kg weighing 415 kg to return $1411 per head.

BJ and JM O’Dell ‘Toarbee’ Jericho sold Charolais cross steers to a top of 402 c/kg weighing 392 kg to return $1577 per head.

James Muller ‘Arrolla’ Cloncurry sold Santa cross steers to a top of 386 c/kg weighing 421 kg to return $1629 per head, he also sold Santa cross heifers to a top of 358 c/kg weighing 399 kg to return $1430 per head.

R and T Jensen ‘Avondale’ Blackall sold Brahman heifers to a top of 344 c/kg weighing 340 kg to return $1171 per head.

Home Creek Pastoral Trust ‘Home Creek’ Barcaldine sold Droughtmaster cross steers to a top of 408 c/kg weighing 440 kg to return $1796 per head.

FJ and JG Manwaring ‘Ballygar’ Aramac sold Santa cross steers to a top of 448 c/kg weighing 238 kg to return $1069 per head.

B and J Hall Family Trust off agistment at ‘Sumnervale’ Blackall sold Angus cross steers to a top of 382 c/kg weighing 397 kg to return $1520 per head.

Edkins Campbell and Co ‘Bimbah’ Longreach sold Santa cross steers for 398 c/kg weighing 310 kg to return $1234 per head.

Dick Cribb ‘Gydia Park’ Isisford sold Santa cross steers to a top of 384 c/kg weighing 354 kg to return $1361 per head.

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