Bobby calves to 336c/kg

Yarding: 4080 Yearlings and bobby calves made up a large percentage of the yarding along with once again good numbers of cows. The quality was fair with a pretty good selection of feeder cattle along with odd pens to suit the trade buyers. There were reasonable numbers of grown heifers, though prime grown steers were […]

Merino ewes to $190

Prime Sheep and Lamb report 28/10/19 Yarding: 27,671 It was a mostly plain quality yarding with only odd pens of well finished new season lambs and old lambs mixed throughout the yarding. The bulk of the yarding was made up of light weight new season lambs all being sold prematurely due to the season. Light […]

Young steers up 15c/kg to restockers

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 24/10/19 Yarding: 4589 It was a much better quality yarding with good numbers of well finished trade cattle coming off crops or grain. Cows were also well supplied along with the expected numbers of plainer conditioned yearlings and weaners. Once again there were large numbers of young calves in all runs. There […]

Mixed results at weekly sheep market

Yarding: 26,359 It was a mixed yarding with once again large numbers of very light new season lambs as growers make the decision to sell due to the season. There were odd pens of well finished lambs crop or grain assisted along with only odd pens of heavy weights. The market was erratic. Light weight […]

Rare opportunity at next Dubbo store cattle sale

The next Dubbo store cattle sale will be held on Friday November 1, 2019. A rare opportunity to purchase a complete drop of 2500 Angus/Santa Gertrudis weaners will be on offer at this sale. With seasonal conditions not improving the Walker family of Coonamble and St George, Queensland, have decided to sell their complete drop […]

Store cattle report: Steers to $805

04/10/19 Yarding: 600 There was a reduced penning this sale with light weight yearlings making up the bulk of the offering. The market was cheaper than the previous sale through all categories. Steers sold from $270 for plain weaner cattle, through to a top of $805/head for a line of quality Santa Gertrudis steers from […]

Sheep report: Lambs to $279

Yarding: 16,936 Numbers were up by approximately 2500 head at yesterday’s prime sheep market. There were varying trends through the lambs. Light weight young lambs attracted both restocker and processor competition selling on a firm to slightly dearer market. Well finished crossbred lambs saw strong price gains on the better quality lambs that also showed […]