Glenburnie Market Report 11/03/2020

Vendors again were rewarded with stronger prices at Glenburnie. Numbers again eased with 1287 penned, the biggest fall in numbers was seen in the young cattle. Cows again were the biggest spot of the market with a lift in rates of 10-15c per kg to see cows top at 299c per kg.

BULLS:  Sold at 9am Auctioneer Liam Durcan

A smaller of yarding of bulls lacked competition being 5-10c per kg cheaper. Heavy sound bulls made 260-290c per kg with one isolated sale at 306c per kg.

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

The heavy steers and bullocks were more mixed in quality with the top end quality of previous weeks. This did not affect the prices though with all bullocks at least firm to a few cents dearer. The best quality bullocks 325-344c per kg. X Bred steers 288-324c per kg. Friesian steers 250-289c per kg. Feedlot orders were again active where weight and breed suited.  

Quotations:  M & B Hamill Ang x Strs 342c 628kg $2148. Regular Vendor Reg Edwards & Son’s Poll Her Ox 335c 667kg $2236. A/c JDR Grazing Ang Frs Strs 324c 607kg $1966. A/c Belkella Ang Strs 360c 506kg $1824 to a feedlot order.

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

A much smaller run of both yearling and vealers. Top end quality was very good with trade and feedlot buyers competing at rates firm to dearer. Yearling steers to the trade 325-360c per kg. Feeder steers 340-379c per kg. Heavy heifers over 500kg 285-340c per kg. Trade heifers 300-350c per kg. Feeder heifers 315-346c per kg. Not many vealers came forward with vealer steers 348-365c per kg and vealer heifers 330-386c per kg.

Quotations:  Heavy Ang x Heifers A/c M & B Hamill 328c 527kg $1730. A/c DI & SG Pratt Her x Hfrs 312c 518kg $1616. Trade heifers A/c Kyndalyn Trust 335c 400kg $1340.

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

A very strong cow sale. Buyers competed strongly pushing cows up over 10c per kg. Medium and heavy cows 250-299c per kg.  Processors and restockers were active on light beef cows 200-254c per kg.  

Quotations:  Fourwinds Her Frs x Cows 275c 675kg $1856. A/c Glenford Partnership Poll Her Cows 288c 653kg $1881. A/c Belkella Poll Her Cows 265c 545kg $1438. A/c Kyndalyn Poll Her Cows 270c 542kg $1464.

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

2897 sheep sold, 136 more than last week. A similar yarding to last week, quality was still very good, although the buyers gallery was somewhat smaller. This didn’t deter the strong demand for exceptional shorn lambs. The best export lambs with 26-30kg from $207 to $288. 24-26kg sold from $230 to $260. The 22-24kg trade lamb was fully firm from $216 to $230. The best shorn trade lambs sold to stronger competition from $180 to $210 for the 18-22kg range. Restockers struggled because of number availability but purchased from $121 to $165. Best XB Hoggets sold from $120 to $228. best heavy XB Ewes sold up to $230 and was made to $250.    

Quotations: A/c AM & AJ Telford & Sons 161 lambs $288. A/c Peweena Pastoral & Equestrian 34 lambs $226. A/c J. Johnson 20 well shorn lambs $216. A/c LJ & GE Little 58 lambs from $206 to $216. A/c BW Kerr lambs from $208 to $218.


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