Glenburnie Livestock Report 23/10/19

The build up of numbers met with easing trends in all classes of cattle.  All trade and export processors were present along with feedlots and restockers.  Bullocks sold to 316c, mainly 270-290c per kg.  The young cattle market was influenced by breed, quality and condition with vealers and yearlings struggling to reach the $3 per kg mark.  The cow market remained firm selling to 255c, mainly 222-242c per kg.

BULLS:  Sold at 9am by Auctioneer Liam Durcan

A larger yarding of bulls sold to strong demand with heavy sound bulls making from 210c per kg to 280c per kg, with an exceptional bull making to 300c per kg. 

Quotations:  Ex South Bundarra Shorthorn 300c 1330kg $3990.  A/c PF & BA Burchard 1 Ang “Boonaroo” bld 280c 1045kg $2926.  A/c CJ & AL Sealey 1 Ang 270c 950kg $2430.  A/c Belkella 1 PH 265c 860kg $2279.

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

442 bullocks yarded.  Quality again improved with some excellent runs of prime heavy bullocks.  Bullocks topped at 316c, mainly 275-295c per kg.  Dairy steers 215-255c per kg, fully firm.

Quotations:  GK Davidson, Keith 42 Poll Hereford bullocks sold to 316c avg $2169.  Reg Edwards & Son, Mt Schank 10 Angus Hereford x bullocks 315c $2082.15.  Dylan Walker, Penola Angus bullocks 310c $2098.70.  J Crosier & Sons, Meningie 16 Shorthorn bullocks 296c $1751.03.  ML & CE Clarke, Tantanoola Angus Friesian x steers 252c $1213.20.

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

624 yearlings and vealers yarded.  Competition for the better finished young cattle suited domestic processors and remained dull with only grain fed cattle selling over 300c per kg.  Grass fed yearlings struggled, selling between 258-280c per kg for very good quality.

Quotations: PF & BA Burchard, Tantanoola 10 grass fed Angus x heifers 273c $1259.90.  Reg Edwards & Son, Mt Schank 12 Angus x heifers 275c $1306.25.  KJ & MJ Mountford, Penola 13 grass fed Sim x heifers 275c $1222.69.  RA, SM & AR Cameron, Coleraine Angus steer yearlings 282c $1247.85.

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

154 cows yarded.  Prices remained solid with all cows carrying good finish.  Best beef cows sold to 255c, mainly 225-245c per kg.  Dairy cows 180-200c per kg.

Quotations:  Boronga Estate, Eight Mile Creek 11 Friesian cows 176c $976.80.  Moana Dairies, Allendale East Friesian x cows 190c $1127.33.  WE & TA Wallace, OB Flat Friesian cows 190c $1225.50.  Belgrave Grazing, Mumbannar Hereford cows 246c $1523.44.  RA, SM & AR Cameron, Coleraine Angus cows 248c $1432.20.  PA & JA Johnson, Nelson Hereford cows 222c $1126.65.

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

200 sheep and lambs sold.  The small run of mixed sheep saw the best heavy old xb lambs selling from $140 to $188.  A small run of suckers sold from $102 to $156 at 16 to 20kg.  The best xb hgts sold to $120.

A/c CC Patzel 13 xb lambs @ $143.




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Unjoined Friesian heifers 200kg +.  Unjoined Jersey Heifers 200kg +. Contact Liam Durcan 0409 788 892.



Auction on the property 22/11/19 at 11.00am

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