Glenburnie Livestock Report 05/06/2019

Price trends were mostly softer as the beef market continued to struggle as plainer, secondary grade steers and heifers were yarded.  Feedlotters again were active on better bred lines of young cattle.  Bullocks remained solid for prime quality topping at 294c per kg.  Grass fed yearling steers and heifers topped 280c per kg, mainly 268-280c per kg to the trade.  Light, plain yearlings 210-260c per kg.  Cows eased 10 cents making 230c, mainly 221-227c per kg.  Light chopper cows 140-170c per kg.

BULLS:  Sold at 9am. 

Heavy bulls sold to the regular field of buyers, selling from 205c to 220c per kg.

BULLOCKS:   Drafted & Presented by Auctioneer Andrew Whan and Scott Miller

147 bullocks yarded in a strong sale.  The best of the prime bullocks sold to 294c to equal last week.  Feed lots supplied a strong base in the light weight steers topping at 307c per kg.

Quotations: WS Baily, Coleraine 36 Angus x steers sold to 307c to average $1468.  MW & MA Patzel, Moorak Poll Hereford steers 294c $1535.10.  Stacey Johnson dairy x steers 238c $1455.85.

YOUNG CATTLE:   Drafted & Presented by Auctioneer Peter Creek and Liam Durcan  

412 yearlings and vealers yarded.  Half the yarding was very plain, inferior type cattle.  No change in prices 150-235c per kg.  Best quality prime cattle sold equal to the trade and again the feedlots showed support.  All prime yearlings sold between 260-300c per kg.

Quotations:  KJ & MJ Mountford, Penola,  Angus heifers 284c $1481.53.  BW Kerr, Allendale East, Angus heifers 277c $1717.40.  V & K Peucker, Mingbool, Poll Hereford heifers 276c $1529.83.  KG Feast & Son, Green Point, Hereford heifers 266c$1316.70.  KJ & CM McIntyre, OB Flat, grass fed yearling steers 280c $1190.

COWS:   Drafted & Presented by Auctioneer Liam Durcan and Scott Miller.  

260 cows yarded easing trends from last weeks cow prices 8 to 10 c per kg cheaper on all classes of cows.  Best heavy beef cows 225-235c per kg.  Medium frame cows 200-221c per kg.  Light chopper cows 140-170c per kg.

Quotations:  AJ & SA Broad, Casterton, 9 Angus x cows 164c $788.11.  Peucker Farms, Mingbool, 11 Hereford cows 224c $1545.60.  JG & CK Clarke, Kingston, 9 Angus cows 227c $1430.10.  11 Murray Grey cows 228c $1429.15.  V & K Peucker, Mingbool, 9 Hereford cows 219c $1456.35.  KJ & MJ Mountford Hereford x cows 221c $1299.48.

SHEEP AND LAMBS:   Drafted & Presented by Auctioneer Scott Miller and Liam Durcan.  

2855 sheep and lambs sold, 1589 more than last week.  The larger yarding of mainly shorn lambs was met with cheaper rates.  All buyers were operating with the best export lambs 26 to 30kg from $230 to $245 being $6 to $8 cheaper.  24 to 26kg heavy trade lambs sold from $200 to $226, also being $4 to $5 cheaper.  Well presented short skin trade lambs at 22 to 24kg fluctuated throughout the sale from $175 to $188.  Medium trades 18 to 20kg were mixed, especially on skins, they sold from $150 to $168.  There was a large selection of store lambs with wholesalers enjoying the numbers presented.  16 to 18kg $110 to $126 and younger 12 to 16kg lambs $72 to $100.  Immature types started from $30.

Quotations:  A/c NS & MK Hamilton 114 lambs from $172 to $188.  A/c DJ & LM Kuchel 89 lambs from $110 to $148. 


  FRIDAY, 14th JUNE 2019 AT 10AM


Unjoined Frn Heifers 200kg+ $1200 to $1225 + GST. Joined Frn Heifers $1500 to $1600 + GST.

Contact Liam Durcan 0409 788 892. 


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