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Maitland Liveweight Report 2nd December 2019 

A total yarding of 1105 cattle this week. 

Trade Cattle - vealers 130-326 c/kg; yearling steers 158-292 c/kg; yearling heifers 142-280 c/kg
Export Cattle -  heifers 148-198 c/kg; grown steers/bullocks 190-210 c/kg; cows 70-185 c/kg; bulls 140-200 c/kg.


Maitland Liveweight Report 18th November 2019

Total yarding of 1100 head this week. Trade cattle firm to 10 c/kg cheaper & export cattle firm to 5 c/kg dearer. Bigger yarding this week due to ongoing dry conditions and fires in the Lower Hunter & Manning area. 

Trade cattle -  Vealers 170-317 c/kg; yearling steers 210-296 c/kg; yearling heifers 170-292 c/kg
Export Cattle - Heifers 210-245 c/kg; Grown steers/bullocks 220-275 c/kg; cows 170-257 c/kg; bulls 180-303 c/kg

Rodney McDonald
0429 873 405


Maitland Liveweight Report 28th October 2019

Total yarding of approximately 800 head this week. Quality and condition - cow condition better, restockers down. Vealer trend firm, restocker steer trend firm on quality, restocker heifer trend firm to dearer for best, cheaper for plainer, yearling trend firm, Euro x vealers to feed trend firm to 5 c/kg cheaper, export steer & heifer trend firm to 10 c/kg cheaper, export cow trend - best cows firm to 10 c/kg cheaper. Boner cows dearer.

Best vealers 280-330 c/kg - best price $1,340; medium vealers 200-270 c/kg; light vealers under 230kgs 190-270 c/kg; yearling cattle to kill 260-320 c/kg; yearling steers 220-290 c/kg; yearling heifers 170-270 c/kg; plain cattle 100-200 c/kg; restocker weaner steers 200-290 c/kg; restocker weaner heifers 160-230 c/kg; euro steers/heifers to the feed 220-260 c/kg; export steers 230-270 c/kg; export heifers 200-255 c/kg; best cows 220-250 c/kg; medium cows 200-232 c/kg; light/boner cows 180-218 c/kg; bulls 200-230 c/kg; calves $20-$200.


Maitland Liveweight Report 21st October 2019

Total yarding of 402 head this week. Quality and condition was mixed with a few lines of yearling prime. Vealer trend firm to 30 c/kg dearer, restocker steer trend firm, restocker heifer trend firm to 10 c/kg dearer, yearling trend firm to 15 c/kg on the prime side, Euro x vealers to feed trend firm with limited numbers, export steer & heifer trend firm to 10 c/kg dearer, export cow trend up to 15-20 c/kg dearer.

Best vealers 290-324 c/kg - best price $1,415; medium vealers 220-288 c/kg; light vealers under 230kgs 180-292 c/kg; yearling cattle to kill 275-328 c/kg; yearling steers 235-325 c/kg; yearling heifers 220-320 c/kg; plain cattle 120-190 c/kg; restocker angus weaner steers 220-265 c/kg; restocker angus weaner heifers 210-245 c/kg; restocker other breed steers 200-260 c/kg; restocker other breed weaner heifers 190-250 c/kg; euro steers/heifers to the feed 245-298 c/kg; export steers 234-285 c/kg; export heifers 245-262 c/kg; best cows 240-258 c/kg; medium cows 210-235 c/kg; light/boner cows 150-200 c/kg; bulls 190-320 c/kg; calves $100-$320.

Michael Easey 
0428 327 007


Maitland Store Sale Report 19th October 2019

A total yarding of 1200 head this week, up from our last store sale of only 900 head - with 100% clearance. Quality and condition overall there was a few pens of good condition cattle while most of the yarding was dry conditioned. Market trend very good overall. Buyers mainly from the local area with a few heifers going Victoria bound.

Steers
Weaners - 450 head; 4-11mths; $250-$820; Average $550; Trend +$20; top $850.
Yearlings - 10
0 head; 12-20mths; $600-$1,080; Average $900; Trend firm; top $1,080.
Grown - 50 head; 2-3yrs; $800-$1,280; Average $1,080; Trend +$30; top $1,280.

Heifers
Weaners - 300 head; 4-15mths; $150-$800; Average $420; Trend +$30; top $800.
Joined - 50
 head; 16mths-2yrs; $400-$730; Average $580; Trend +$20; top $730 (plain).

Cows
Cows & Calves - 200 head; 18mths-10yrs; $400-$1,620; Average $1,050; Trend +$50; top $1,620.
PTIC - 20
 head; 5-9yrs; $800-$1,020; top $1,020.
Joined - 30 head; 4-9yrs; $500-$1,260; top $1,260.

Bulls - Robert & Geanie Hayez sold 8 Angus bulls topping at $3,800 for 100% clearance. Rakus family sold limousin bulls from $2,500 to $2,800. 
Sylvester family from Gresford had 80 cows & calves from 1st to 5th calf, topping at $1,440 (while most cows and calves sold between $910 - $1,080 - store condition).
R&B Livestock sold a pen of 5 year old Charolais cows & calves at $1,520. The good young prime heifers and calves made mostly $1,400 - $1,480. 



Maitland Liveweight Report 14th October 2019 

A total yarding of 400 liveweight cattle this week. Trade cattle trend was firm to 20 c/kg dearer and export cattle was 12-20 c/kg dearer. Quality and condition was up overall with a good run of well finished prime vealers. Export market also a fair bit dearer.

Charity steer for Cancer Council donated by Geoffrey Payne & Linda Smith. Santa Steer made $14/kg to G&J Ernst, a repeat buyer. Great result!

Trade Cattle - vealers 250-338 c/kg; yearling steers 250-322 c/kg; yearling heifers 205-318 c/kg
Export Cattle -  heifers 225 c/kg; cows 175-240 c/kg; bulls 180-240 c/kg.

Rodney McDonald
0429 873 405


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