Glenburnie Livestock Report 17/06/20

Cattle prices have continued to sell to dearer trends on the back of winter rainfall. Strong competition in the North and lack of numbers again saw strong competition from feedlotters outbidding the trade buyers in a very mixed and plain quality yarding of cattle. Best bullocks 398c per kg, yearling steers 325-390c per kg, yearling heifers 325-400c per kg and cows to 308c per kg.

BULLS:  Sold at 9am Auctioneer Liam Durcan

A larger yarding of bulls sold to firm demand selling from 270-290c per kg.

Quotations:  RC & PJ Cowland 1 Ang bull 285c 960kg $2736. A/c BLW Steer & Sons 3 Her bulls 290c 841kg $2440.

BULLOCKS:  Drafted & Presented by Auctioneer Andrew Whan & Liam Durcan.

180 bullocks yarded with best bullocks selling to 398c per kg but mainly 325-370c per kg. Manufacturing steers 265-290c per kg.

Quotations: Caldow Enterprises Yahl, Ang bullocks 375c $1790. RC & PJ Cowland Dartmoor, Her bullocks 305c $2440. MR Jennings Eight Mile Creek, 13 Frs x steers 299c $1367.

YEARLING & VEALERS:    Drafted & Presented by Auctioneer Peter Creek & Scott Miller.

318 yearling and vealers yarded. The yarding was very plain in quality with most cattle lacking condition and inferior breed. Best grassfed steer yearlings made to 390c with grassfed heifers to 400c per kg.

Quotations:  Donovans Dairy grassfed heifers 365c $2320. Luzinat & Zalitis Tyrendarra, MG heifers 386c $1691. KJ & MJ Mountford Penola, Ang x heifers 394c $1621. DJW Gellion Glencoe, Her heifers 380c $1435. SR Merrett Mingbool, Ang steers 380c $1425. 

COWS:     Drafted & Presented by Auctioneer Liam Durcan & Andrew Whan.

184 cows yarded, mainly beef bred cows carrying weights equal to last weeks rates with best cows making 308c per kg but mainly 266-290c per kg. Light weight cows 210-250c per kg.

Quotations:  DA & LF Firth Dartmoor, Ang x cows 303c $1863. RC & PJ Cowland Mumbannar, Sim x cows 296c $1864. HP & SS Goodman, Her x cows 256c $1241.

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

664 sheep and lambs sold, similar to last weeks yarding. Th smaller yarding had some quality pens for this time of the year. While numbers were small all buyers operated in a fully firm market. Restockers filled the boyd sustaining a strong backbone. Best export lambs over 25kg sold to $250 while 20-24kg lambs were from $200 to $224. 20-22kg trade lambs were in good numbers selling from $169 to $190. Restockers paid from $130 to $137 for shorn lambs at 18-20kg.

Quotations:  Lake Leak Holdings 39 lambs $250.


JUNE STORE SALE 12/6/20:   2888 cattle yarded being a much larger yarding than advertised. All prices, generally dearer with strong local demand met with strong competition from feedlotters and Northern restockers. Light weight steers 200-280kg $1000 to $1250, steers 280-350kg $1200 to $1540. Heavy steers 400kg plus sold to $1850. Annual drafts of true spring drop weaner heifers bred mainly locally sold to strong demand with best heifers selling to $1600 and re-joining 300kg heifers $1200 to $1410 with light weight heifers $950 to $1150. 

Quotations:  Some sales to note: Springvale Park 17 Ang steers $1850. D & N Peel 20 Ang steers $1700. JG & CK Clarke 57 Ang steers averaged $1560. Redgum Holdings 40 EU Ang steers averaged $1320. DA & LF Firth 19 Ang steers $1270. Glenfern 27 Her steers $1360. RK & SM Johnson 12 Her steers $1320. Kongorong Holding 17 SH steers $1350 and 22 heifers $1170. Patanga Past Co 29 SH x steers $139 and 15 heifers $1370. Mt Ruskin 70 Ang heifers sold to $1410.


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