Glenburnie Market Report 01/08/2018

A much smaller run of 643 cattle yarded this week, quality continues to be mixed. Both bullocks and cows sold at rates 10-20c per kg back on last week. The young cattle comprised of a few good pens of yearling steers and heifers and these sold at firm rates.

BULLS:  Sold at 9am Auctioneer Liam Durcan.    

A small yarding of bulls sold to easier rates easing 8-10c per kg with heavy sound bulls making from 170 to 221c per kg.

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

A much smaller run of bullocks and steers, with reports of markets earlier in the week being easier some remained in the paddock. The yarding was very mixed with a large percentage being secondary types. The best bullocks were 10-15c per kg back while secondary types were more. Frn steers were fully firm. Best bullocks 280 to 299c per kg, Frn steers 208c to 224c per kg.

Quotations:  A/c Reg Edwards & Son topped the market with their D & N Peel bred Ang Steers 299c 623kg $1862. A/c DH & CL Rose heavy Ang Bullocks 284c $2059. A/c Nacooma Est Ang Ox 278c 668kg $1857.00.

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

The smaller yarding of young cattle did not see the price falls of the export classes. The trade competed for both heavy heifers and trade heifers while feedlots secured most of the yearling steers. Grown heifers 242 to 276c per kg, trade heifers 268 to 288c per kg, yearling steers 275c to 295c per kg.

Quotations:  A/c Regents Gate Ang X Steers 290c 522kg $1515.00. A/c DP & MK Meagher Her Ang X Hfrs 270c 476kg $1285.00. A/c D & K Johnston Frs Steers 192c 461kg $885.60.  

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

The cows as the bullocks sold to a full field of buyers but at weaker rates, seeing prices 15-20c per kg back on last week’s strong sale. Light beef cows 162 to 190c per kg while med/heavy beef cows 205 to 238c per kg with clean types topping 240c per kg.

Quotations:  A/c Nacooma Est Ang X Cows 228c 606kg $1382.00.. Light Ang Frs X Cows Acc N. Smith 185c 490kg $906.50.  

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

382 Sheep and Lambs sold, 58 less than last week. A good quality yarding with some excellent pens presented for this time of year. The small buyers group provided good competition with one wholesaler very strong on both trade and export lambs alike.  Best export lambs from 24-26kg from $194 to $224 being firm to $2 to $3 dearer. Trade types at 20-22kg especially short skins sold extremely well from $170 to $196 or $4 to $6 dearer. A prime example was A/c Braelee Past Co with a run of 122 lambs from $158 to $196. Light trade lambs 16-18kg held strong from $115 to $135, restockers activity on the 12-16kg lambs was interesting with most lambs selling from $95 to $105, one order kept wholesalers bidding.

Quotations:  A/c Kuhl/Nattrass 136 lambs from $153 to $194. A/c JS & MA Richards $164. A/c CJ Frahn 22 lambs $171. A/c H. Caldow 14 very fresh lambs $143. A/c PC & SL Woolston and HM Meinck & Co 34 heavy XBE $135.



Short term or long term Agistment wanted. Top rates paid.  Contact Liam Durcan 0409 788 892 or Andrew Whan 0427 799 406.


2 Reg Holstein Bulls. Price $1800.00 + GST. Contact Liam Durcan 0409 788 892

Portable Sunbeam Electric Handpiece. Price $247 GST Inc. Contact Scott Miller 0427 799 407.

15 young Hereford Cows, calving to Poll Hereford Bull. Price $1500.00 + GST. Contact Peter Creek 0428 838 332.


Export Heifers wanted (Joined Friesian Heifers, Joinable Friesian Heifers and Unjoined Friesian Heifers 200kg+) . For more information contact Liam Durcan 0409 788 892



80 Acres quality grazing land. To be offered October 5th 2018. Further details to follow. Enquiries Andrew Whan 0427 799 406.


150 Acres of grazing/cropping land fronting Tantanoola/Kongorong Road. $615,000.

Contact Andrew Whan 0427 799 406



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