Glenburnie Market Report 14/11/2018

This week saw an excellent yarding of 7496 lambs with prices dearer. 1700 Cattle sold. Prices were generally firm to dearer. Demand for good quality bullocks and grass fed yearling heifers saw prices lift 5 to 7c per kg with best young bullocks selling to 297c per kg. Grassfed yearlings sold from 250 to 290c per kg. Vealers to the trade remained firm only on fresh vealers showing “B” butt shape with buyers very selective. Plainer types 10 to 15c per kg cheaper. Most heifer vealers 230 to 270c per kg. Cow prices lifted 5c per kg off low based prices of last week. Best heavy cows 196 to 215c per kg.

BULLS:  Sold at 9am Auctioneer Liam Durcan.     

A larger yarding of bulls sold to firm demand making from 182c per kg to 225c per kg.

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

666 Bullocks yarded in an improved quality yarding of heavy weights and bullocks of all breeds with prices improving 5 to 7c per kg topping at 297c per kg. Manufacturing dairy steers eased with more selling below 200c per kg mark.

Quotations:  A/c Reg Edwards and Son, Mt Schank 10 Ang Bullocks 290c $2137.30. A/c JK & MJ Cleaver, Yahl 9 Ang Bullocks 285c $1904.75. A/c DP Walker, Penola 11 Ang Bullocks 281c $2219.90. A/c Nacooma Estate, Casterton 12 Hereford Bullocks 278c $1973.93. A/c KJ & MJ Mountford, Penola 12 Hereford Bullocks 272c $1911.93. A/c RD & JM Mickel, Coleraine 27 Hereford Bullocks 275c $1930.16.

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

833 yearlings and vealers yarded. Competition for grassfed yearlings over 450kg was stronger selling 5 to 7c per kg dearer than last week. More vealers yarded this week as prices eased on heifer vealers. Only the best steer vealers reached the 300c per kg mark. Most heifer vealers 230c to 270c per kg mark.

Quotations:  A/c Coolami Partnership, Coleraine 32 outstanding Poll Hereford Heifers 266c $1623.93. A/c Engler Enterprises, Penola 30 prime Angus Heifers 270c $1362.60. A/c Bingara Pastoral Co 18 Sim x Steer vealers 300c $1306.88. A/c Collis Damhuis, Millicent 15 Red Angus X Steer vealers 285c $1015.31.

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

167 cows yarded with all classes of cows represented this week, carrying good condition with high weights selling from 205 to 215c per kg and medium frame cows 125 to 192c per kg.

Quotations: A/c V & K Peucker, Mingbool 19 Hereford Cows 202c $1323.00. A/c DW & JM Searle medium framed cows 180c $1030.50.

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

7496 sheep and lambs sold, 5721 more than last week. The increased yarding saw quality and freshness come to the fore with the majority of the drafts being very fresh lambs with weight. Added to this was the extra competition from the buyers gallery. Best export lambs 24 to 26kg were $178 to $197 and extra heavies 26 to 30kg plus $196 to $224, all at $10 dearer. This demand followed suit on trade lambs with prices being dearer up to $13 to $16 from $153 to $182. Medium trade lambs 18 to 20kg were $135 to $149, while lighter 16 to 18kg lambs at the same value were hard to find. Restockers sourced lines from $96 to $125. Best XB Hoggets sold from $103 to $132 and rounded XB Ewes were $100 to $115.

Quotations: A/c AF & GA Elijah 115 lambs from $169 to $186. A/c Braelee Past Co 206 lambs from $170 to $185. A/c JDR Grazing 212 lambs $171 to $184. A/c PC & SL Woolston 135 lambs from $153 to $176. A/c DA & LF Firth 210 lambs from $125 to $156. A/c Bassendean Farms 316 lambs from $120 to $143. A/c DJ Bowman sold old shorn lambs $135. 



3 Limousin Bulls rising 3 y/o. $3,000 + GST. Contact Liam Durcan 0409 788 892

2 Registered Frn Bulls, rising 2 y/o. $1800 + GST. Contact Liam Durcan 0409 788 892

Border Leicester & White Suffolk Rams, Brucellosis free, Lambplan tested $700 + GST. Contact Mike Newton 0417 812 312


Joined Friesian Heifers from detectable to 4 months in calf. Contact Liam Durcan 0409 788 892



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Contact Scott Miller 0427 799 407 or Garry Hardy 0488 055 924


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