INVERELL CATTLE & SHEEP SALE MARKET REPORT – TUESDAY 18TH JUNE 2024

  • Location: Inverell
  • Date: June 18, 2024

Cattle – 1366

There was a larger yarding of 1,366 head which was a increase of 327, consisting of a good supply of young cattle and a larger penning of cows. Grown steers and heifers were in smaller numbers. The yarding of young cattle consisted of several pens of weaners however, yearling cattle made the largest percentage of the young cattle yarding. Quality was mixed with some good runs of well bred steers and heifers through the sale, along with a few pens of plainer grades. The market varied considerably again this week with breed and weight determining the outcome of prices. Restocker weaner steers were 10c to 20c cheaper selling from 182c to 360c, while restocker weaner heifers were back by 10c selling from 212c to 290c/kg. Feeder steers were firm to slightly easier, with weight and breed once again having a bearing on prices, selling firm to slightly easier, ranging from 260c to 376c/kg. Yearling heifers went against the market trend with increased buyer competition helping to keep prices relatively firm. Feeder heifers ranged from 240c to 312c.kg. The yarding of export cattle consisted of a mixed quality offering with the small penning of grown steers reaching a top price of 260c to process and heifers toped at 220c/kg. The larger yarding of cows consisted of several pens of heavy well finished cows, however there was increased numbers of plain cows through the sale this week. The market was back by 20c for heavy cows, with plainer grades affected the most. The 2 score cows sold from 128c to 184c, while 3 scores averaged 188c and heavy 4 score cows ranged from 186c to 215c/kg

VENDOR DISTRICT STOCK C/KG KG $
FIONA FIELDING DORRIGO SIMMENTAL X BULL 226.20 970KG $2194.14
RMI PTY LTD GOONDIWINDI ANGUS BULL 242.20 850KG $2058.70
DOOLIN AGRICULTURE NORTH STAR ANGUS STEERS 282.20 627.50KG $1770.81
RMI PTY LTD GOONDIWINDI ANGUS X STEERS 242.20 470KG $1138.34
KINROSS PARTNERSHIP MT RUSSELL ANGUS STEERS 370 487KG $1801.90
K & M MCMASTER WARIALDA MURRAY GREY X STEERS 322.20 400KG $1288.80
IA POWELL GLEN INNES ANGUS STEERS 344.20 370KG $1273.54
D & K SUTTON GUYRA ANGUS STEERS 330.20 352.50KG $1163.96
JE & LM LUCKETT ASHFORD ANGUS X STEERS 352.20 224KG $788.93
DOOLIN AG NORTH STAR ANGUS HEIFERS 310 533.33KG $1653.33
BR & SM ANDERSON GLEN INNES HEREFORD HEIFERS 300.20 516KG $1549.03
IC & E CRUICKSHANK MOREE HEREFORD X HEIFERS 312.20 522.86KG $1632.36
SIMON HOULAHAN DIRRANBANDI CHAROLAIS X HEIFERS 278.20 360KG $1001.52
D & K SUTTON GUYRA CHAROLAIS HEIFERS 256.20 340KG $871.08
IA POWELL GLEN INNES ANGUS X HEIFERS 240 460KG $1104
JE & LM LUCKETT ASHFORD ANGUS X HEIFERS 248.20 340KG $843.88
K & M MCMASTER WARIALDA SANTA X COWS 206.20 705KG $1453.71
CT & A HOUSTON BINGARA ANGUS X COWS 208.20 594KG $1236.71
WAMERAWA PAST CO BINGARA ANGUS COWS 184.20 740KG $1363.08
MJ & RD HICKEY GUYRA HEREFORS COWS 185 573.33KG $1060.67
JE & LM LUCKETT ASHFORD ANGUS COWS 1881.20 543.33KG $984.52
IC & E CRUICKSHANK MOREE ANGUS X COWS 195.20 760KG $1483.52
FIONA FIELDING DORRIGO SIMMENTAL X COWS 173.20 486.25KG $841.19

Sheep

Yarding – 1286     Lambs – 767     Sheep – 519

There was a small yarding of 1,286 sheep consisting of 519 sheep and 767 lambs. Quality was mixed although there were several pens of well finished lambs through the sale. The market saw little change from last week’s sale with trade weight lambs selling from $128 to $142 while heavy lambs sold from $195 to $215/head. Dorper lambs sold to $195/head. The few pens of mutton held firm toping at $88/head.

VENDOR DISTRICT STOCK KG $
R & C WEISS ROB ROY CROSSBRED LAMBS 45.89KG $145
R & C WEISS ROB ROY CROSSBRED LAMBS 41.50KG $120
MG & CB MCLACHLAN BUNDARRA CROSSBRED EWES   $110