Weaner heifers $1005/hd at Biggenden
There was a yarding of 1324 at Biggenden on Monday.
Burnett Livestock & Realty’s meatworks and store sale on Monday saw a yarding of 1324 head. Heavy bulls topped at 248c, bullocks topped at 258c, cows over 500kg topped at 217c, cows 400kg to 500kg topped at 208c, and trade heifers over 400kg topped at 254c.
Four and six tooth Santa Gertrudis cross bullocks sold for 257c/$1560. Two to six tooth Droughtmaster bullocks from Coalstoun Lakes sold for 265c/$1379. Brahman cross cows from Monduran sold for 215c/$1258. Santa Gertrudis cross cows from Wandoan sold for 214c/$1500.
Feeder steers 400kg to 500kg sold to a top of 270c while steers 300 – 400kg sold to 314c. Steers 200 – 300kg sold to 332c. Two tooth Brangus steers from Biggenden sold for 270c/$1161. Milk tooth Droughtmaster steers from Mundubbera sold for 283c/$1026. Milk tooth Santa Gertrudis cross steers from Coalstoun Lakes for 313c/$1069. Milk tooth Charbray cross steers from Boompa sold for 332c/$811. Droughtmaster cross weaner steers from Bundaberg sold for 310c/$959. Charbray cross weaner steers from Dallarnil sold for 326c/$856.
Heifers 300 – 400kg sold to a top of 312c and heifers 200 – 300kg topped at 344c. Milk tooth Droughtmaster heifers from Mundubbera sold for 312c/$1034. Two tooth Santa Gertrudis cross heifers from Takilberan sold for 254c/$1033. Milk and two tooth Angus cross heifers from Biggenden sold for 252c/$1044. Red Brahman weaner heifers from Bundaberg sold for 342c/$1005. Droughtmaster weaner heifers from Gayndah sold for 277c/$739.
Limousin cross cows and calves from Gin Gin sold for $1380. Brahman cross cows and calves from Mundubbera sold for $1260. Brangus cross cows and calves from Booyal sold for $1280.
Cattle were drawn from Wandoan, Rosedale, Mundubbera, Takilberan, Monto, Maryborough, Murgon, Gayndah, Gin Gin and Biggenden.
The next sale is the All Breeds Steer Sale on Thursday February 8 and Monday February 12 is the next meatworks and store sale.