Glenburnie Livestock Report 12/08/20

Quality and prices continued to improve this week at Glenburnie. The yarding of 511 cattle sold to a full field of regular buyers. Competition was stronger than last week with strong demand for heavy steers and bullocks from both processors and feeder orders. Trade steers and heifers were keenly sought under pinned by feedlot buyers. Cows were 5-10c per kg dearer.

BULLS:  Sold at 9am

A small run of beef bred bulls sold at similar rates to last week with most heavy bulls 260-275c per kg. Medium weight bulls 265-288c per kg.

Quotations:  TW & DL Flint SH bull 270c 1060kg $2862. V & K Peucker Her bull 275c 1015kg $2791.

HEAVY STEERS & BULLOCKS:     Drafted & Presented by Auctioneer Andrew Whan & Scott Miller.

A small but good quality run of both heavy steers and bullocks with more finish on the top end. A heavy feeder order and stronger processor competition saw prices 5-15c per kg up on last week. Heavy steers 500-600kg 360-405c per kg. Bullocks 355-391c per kg. The Friesian steers too met stronger interest 290-312c per kg.

Quotations: A quality penning in the MWJ run. Reg Edwards & Son prime Ang ox 389c 701kg $2726. KJ & MJ Mountford Ang x steers 391c 598kg $2341 and Her x steers 380c 601kg $2283. Friesian steers A/c S Rathjen 312c 588kg $1836.   

YEARLING & VEALERS:    Drafted & Presented by Auctioneer Peter Creek & Liam Durcan.   

A mixed run of young cattle that suited trade, feedlot and local restocking orders. Feedlots were very active where quality and weight suited, paying 395-416c per kg for steers and 360-394c per kg for heifers. Trade heifers 335-385c per kg. No vealers to quote.

Quotations:  Patanga Pastoral SH heifers 354c 521kg $1844. H Caldow Ang x heifers 376c 449kg $1688. Quality Ang feeder steers and KG Feast & Son 415c 450kg $1869 and Her x steers 400c 473kg $1895.  

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

The small yarding of cows sold to very strong demand at rates 5-8c per kg dearer than last weeks strong market. The better med/heavy beef cows 290-322c per kg with light beef cows 240-280c per kg. A few dairy cows came forward and sold well from 245c per kg.

Quotations:  Dromore Park Frs x cows 278c 618kg $1720. WE & TA Wallace Frs cows 278c 745kg $2071. Patanga Pastoral SH cows 306c 692kg $2119.     

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

533 sheep and lambs sold, 445 more than last week. The increased yarding enabled the three buyers to operate plus one local butcher. All killable trade lambs from 20-24kg sold to fully firm rates from $118 to $165. There were lambs penned with plenty of skin, these sold accordingly from $105 to $115, these were 16-18kg. The best heavy XB Ewes sold from $140 to $160.    



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4 Angus Bulls,16months old, very quiet. Ideal for heifers $3000 + GST. Contact Peter Creek 0428 838 332

8x4x4 Pasture Hay. $220.00 Inc GST. Contact Scott Miller 0427 799 407.

500 3x4 8ft green posts.  70c each. Yes, only 70 cents plus GST each.  Would sell in small lots.  Contact 0419 814 241.


Unjoined Friesian heifers 200kg + $2100 + GST

Detectable in calf Friesian heifers $2500 + GST

Unjoined Friesian/Jersey x heifers 200kg + $1000 + GST

Detectable in calf Friesian/Jersey x heifers $1600 + GST

Subject to China protocols. Contact Liam Durcan 0409 788 892



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