Glenburnie Livestock Report 19/8/20

Wet inclement weather producing a valuable 14mm of rain over night saw a small yarding of cattle with more quality cattle yarded. All the usual buying group attended. Grown steers and bullocks remained strong selling to 380c. Grassfed heifer yearlings sold to the trade 390c per kg with feedlotters paying to 415c per kg for yearling steers. Cow market was solid with best heavy beef cows to 300c per kg.

BULLS:  Sold at 9am

Bulls sold to firm demand with heavy sound bulls making from 250-295c per kg.

Quotations:  AM, AJ Telford & Son Sim Bull 295c 1105kg $3259.

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

161 bullocks yarded. Prices remained solid with best bullocks selling to 380c per kg with light weight steers selling to 405c per kg. Dairy manufacturing steers 240-305c per kg.

Quotations: GW Little Tarpeena 17 outstanding Ang bullocks 380c returning $2758. Reg Edwards & Son Mt Schank 9 Ang bullocks 375c $2504. Povey & Daniel Suttontown 19 young Ang steers 405c $1870. B & P Cawthorne Port MacDonnell XB steers 305c $1418.    

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

266 yearling and vealers yarded. The top end quality of the young cattle improved and consisted mainly of trade weight grassfed heifers and feedlot steer weights. The best pens selling to 380-415c per kg.

Quotations:  Comung Trading 31 Sim x SH x feedlot steers sold to 400c to average $1732. CT Roberts Tantanoola CH x steers 402c $1643. KJ & MJ Mountford Penola grassfed Ang heifers 390c $1518. Jakero Holdings grassfed yearling heifers 387c $1379.

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

42 cows yarded. A very small run of cows that sold to fully firm rates. Best beef cows sold to 300c per kg. Medium framed cows 242-265c per kg and light weight cows 210-230c per kg.

Quotations:  MJ & HJ Ruwoldt Yahl Ang cows 290c $1827. MA & FL Bannister Moorak Hereford Cows 300c $1751. JA & KM Peel Kingston Ang cows 288 $1465.   


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

270 sheep and lambs sold, 263 less than last week. The small buyer’s gallery was still very active on the small run of quality lambs offered. The best lambs from 22 to 24kg sold from $120 to $144 being $5 cheaper, all these heavier lambs sold at $5.50c per kg. Lighter trade types from 18-20kg were from $100 to $115. Restocking opportunities started at $65 to $100. Heavy mutton from 28kg dressed were from $110 to $120.


1674 cattle were yarded with strong support from Upper and Lower South East and Western District. Grazers were full of confidence after recent rain pushed prices above 400c per kg mark for most lines of cattle. In some places well bred light weight steers sold for above 500c per kg mark. Cows & calves looked the best buying $1800 to $2200 in small runs.

Quotations:  Majardah Rural 13 Angus steers $1900. Alainn Park 13 Angus x steers $1460. JA & KM Peel 17 Angus steers $1280. KG Feast & Son 9 Her steers $1620. JA & KM Peel 8 Angus cows mixed age with calves at foot $1900. Stone hunt Angus heifers $1060. G Prosperi-porta Angus heifers $1150.


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


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

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