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MAITLAND LIVEWEIGHT SALE MONDAY 25th September

A total yarding this week of 450 cattle, with the trend for Export and Trade cattle being firm to 10c cheaper.  Overall, a good run of vealers while the reset of the yarding quality was down.


Best Vealers $2.80/kg-$3.42/kg; Light & Medium Vealers $2.40/kg-$3.00/kg; Light Veal $3.50/kg; Yearling Steers $2.30/kg-$2.85/kg; Yearling Heifers $2.00/kg-$2.80/kg; Restocker Steer Weaners/Vealers $2.40/kg - $3.05/kg; Restocker Heifer Weaners/Vealers $2.10/kg - $2.50/kg; Export heifers $2.00/kg - $2.20/kg; Export Steers/Bullocks $2.15/kg-$2.30/kg; Cows $1.50/kg-$2.17/kg; Bulls $1.70/kg-$2.20/kg


MAITLAND STORE CATTLE SALE   SATURDAY  19/08/2017

This week Maitland Saleyards yarded 825 cattle for a 100% clearance. Quality and condition was mixed, with some good lines of Angus weaners.  All cattle showing the effects of the winter months.  Market trend was firm to slightly cheaper. The quality lines sold well; the secondary cattle just easier.  Females all sold firm.


STEERS: Weaners: 311 head aged 4mths-12mths $520 - $980 to average $643, (Trend -$40); Yearlings: 50 head aged 12-18mths $850 - $1,200 to average $1,060, (Trend -$30); Grown: 20 head 18mths-3yrs $900 - $1,400 to average $1,100 (Trend -$20).

HEIFERS: Weaners: 219 head 4-12mths $500-$925 to average $705 (Trend -$30); PTIC: 58 head 2yrs-3yrs $1,200-$1,650 to average $1,450 (Trend -$80)

COWS: Cows with calves: 75 head 3yrs-10yrs $1,200-$2,075 to average $1,525 (Trend firm to -10); PTIC: 30 head 4yrs-10yrs $950 - $1,425 to average $1,200 (Trend -20); Joined: 15 head 4yrs-10yrs $750 - $1,275 to average $1,070 (Trend -10); Unjoined: 18 head 4yrs-8yrs $650 - $1,300 to average $900 (Trend firm)

 

On account of Ken Chandler of Gresford, a run of Angus cross cows & calves sold for a top of $2,075 to Aruma Pastoral Company.  On account of Sunnybrook Pastoral, (herd dispersal) a run of Red Poll cattle PTIC to Angus bull with the 3 year-old heifers sold for $1,275 to V & C Richards, and the 4 year-olds made $1,450 to R & K Neilson of Dungog.   Don & Michelle Dunlop sold Angus weaners, the lightweight steers making $775 or 388c/kg with the heifers making $635 or 354c/kg.  A/c J & J Slack of Gresford sold yearling Angus steers for $1,080 to Dennis Wilton of Maitland.



 

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