Glenburnie Market Report 08/08/2018

Very wet inclement weather saw smaller yarding of cattle with both quality and prices remaining mixed. All the usual buying group attended, due to numbers not all operated. Grown steers and bullocks eased 5 cents per kg and sold to 279c per kg. Grassfed yearling to the trade sold to 280c per kg with feedlotters paying up to 286c per kg. Cows also eased in price with the best beef cows making 240c per kg but mainly 213 to 228c per kg. Dairy cows 150c to 175c per kg.

BULLS:  Sold at 9am Auctioneer Liam Durcan.    

A small yarding of bulls sold to firm demand with heavy sound bulls making from 190 to 220c per kg.  

Quotations:  A/c KM & MJ Mountford 1 Sim X Bull 220c 855kg $1881.00. A/c Hayman Partnerships 1 Ang Bull 210c 835kg $1753.50.

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

49 bullocks yarded, mainly dairy manufacturing steers. Best of Angus Bullocks sold to 279c per kg whilst Dairy Steers 180 to 225c per kg.

Quotations:  A/c JK & MJ Cleaver, Port MacDonnell 9 Frn Steers 223c $1365.08. A/c Seaview holdings 22 Frn Steers 150c $574.43.

YOUNG CATTLE:    Drafted & Presented by Auctioneer Peter Creek and Scott Miller.   

115 yearling and vealers yarded. Most weights and grades were yarded. Not all trade buyers purchased.  Feedlotters and restockers put base in a very mixed quality yarding. Grassfed yearling steers 275c to 285c per kg. Grassfed yearling heifers 260 to 275c per kg. No vealers to quote on. Small vealer calves sold to $350 per head.

Quotations:  A/c Hayman Partnership, Mil Lel grassfed Angus Heifers 280c $1274.00. A/c L & G Pasin, Yahl grassfed yearling heifers 248c $720.75.   

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

96 cows yarded, the yarding mainly consisted of light medium framed cows with most cows easing 5 to 8c per kg. Best heavy beef cows sold to 240c per kg. Most cows 215 to 228c per kg. Light chopper cows 150 to 170c per kg.

Quotations:  A/c D Phillips Ang Cows 217c $1302.00. A/c L & G Pasin, Yahl Hereford Cows 222c $1224.70. A/c Redgum holdings light beef cows 150c $668.75.

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

792 sheep and lambs sold, 668 less than last week. With another mixed yarding, agents yarded some extreme lambs selling from $200 to $240 at 24 to 28kg. One exporter came into the market late and provided good competition. Wholesalers then purchased lambs at strong rates from $130 to $155 for 20 to 24kg lambs. Restocker activity was strong from $35 to $95.



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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