Cows and calves reach $1420 at Toowoomba

There was a yarding of 680 cattle at Toowoomba on Monday.

A total yarding of 680 cattle at Elders Harristown Saleyards on Monday.

Best bulls a/c Robyn Nobbs, Wellcamp topped the day at 261.2c/kg returning $2237.  Heavy aged Hereford bullock a/c A & J Tews, Pittsworth weighing 830kg topped at $1992.  Angus/Friesian bullocks a/c Graham and Judy Fitch, Haden sold 28 head to average $1363. 

Heavy feeders a/c Haydock family, Mt Tyson, returned $1481 in pen lots.  No heavy heifers were yarded.  Best cows a/c Graham and Wendy Motley, Plainby sold to 214.2c to return $1477.  Best trade steer a/c Jan Woods sold to 292.2c to return $1100.  Angus cross heifer a/c Mark Earl, Greenmount topped 273.2c to return $1024. 

Feeder Limo steer a/c Nobbs family, Wellcamp reached 315.2c returning $1118.  A deck of 35 Santa feeder steers a/c Marion Weidmann, Back Plains topped 302c to average $1047.  Three pens of Charolais feeder heifers a/c Cody Smoothy, Crows Nest topped at 268.2c to return $1023.  Cows and calves a/c AH & LB Brown, Pittsworth topped the day at $1420.

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