Up to $20 dearer for all mutton grades

PRIME SHEEP REPORT 21/06/21 Yarding: 21,470 It was a plainer quality yarding with a fair percentage of the lambs lacking freshness and finish. There were still good numbers of heavy weight lambs along with the odd pen of neat trade and Merino lambs. A full field of buyers were in attendance including the return of […]

Prime heifers to 518c/kg

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 17/06/21 Yarding: 2070 Following the previous sales wet weather, market numbers lifted by almost 1,500. It was a good quality yarding with some top runs of grown steers and good young cattle to suit the feeders and processors. There were also good numbers of weaners suitable for the restockers yarded along with […]

Heavy lambs to $262 top

PRIME SHEEP REPORT 07/06/21 Yarding: 18,620 It was a plainer quality yarding with a larger percentage of secondary lambs compared to previous sales. There were still some outstanding heavy weight lambs yarded along with odd pens of neat trade weights. Most of the usual buyers were in attendance and operating. Trade lambs finished firm to […]

Cow and calf units to $3500

STORE CATTLE REPORT 04/06/21 Yarding: 300 With up to 30mm plus of rain in most districts over the last couple of days and the genuine cattle shortage it was only a small store sale in Dubbo. In light of this, those that were yarded were mostly very good quality with some top quality steer and […]

Restocker steers to 682c/kg

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 03/06/21 Yarding: 1780 Numbers were back by 700 for a yarding of 1,780. It was a mixed yarding with some good runs of well finished cows along with some secondary cows that had just weaned calves. There was a fair selection of young cattle to suit the trade but very few young […]

Cows and calves sell to $3200

DUBBO STORE CATTLE REPORT 21/05/21 Yarding: 344 Quality was mixed and ranged from good to plain for the weaners, PTIC heifers and the cow and calf units offered. Some of the cows and younger cattle were average quality Bos Indicus and Bos Indicus cross. The crowd was made up of mostly local agents and restocker […]

Feeder cattle 12c dearer

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 13/05/2021 Yarding: 1744 It was a better quality yarding with not the numbers of plainer quality Bos Indicus cattle compared to previous sales. There was a good selection of young cattle to suit the feeders and processors along with fair numbers of grown steers and heifers. Limited numbers of cows were yarded. […]

Trade cattle up 6c

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 06/05/21 Yarding: 1140 Following at least 20mm of rain in most districts numbers halved. It was only a fair quality yarding a large percentage of plainer quality Bos Indicus cross cattle mixed throughout. There were odd pens of ideal feeder cattle and only limited numbers of trade cattle and cows. There was […]

Heavy lambs to $280 top

PRIME SHEEP REPORT 03/05/21 Yarding: 16,475 With the run of frosts and the continuing dry conditions numbers lifted by 3245. Once again there were some outstanding heavy weight lambs yarded along with only odd pens of neat trade lambs. There were some fair runs of Merino lambs along with some well finished exotic lambs. The […]

Weaners to 708c/kg

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 29/04/2021 Yarding: 2400 It was a fair quality yarding with a large percentage of Bos Indicus cross cattle sourced from the north and far west. There were a few lines of ideal feeder cattle along with good numbers of young cattle to suit the processors. There were good numbers of grown steers […]

Trade cattle 4c dearer

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 22/04/2021 Yarding: 2266 It was a mixed yarding with a good supply of prime cattle in all sections, along with a few consignments of plainer quality cattle originally sourced from North Queensland and the Northern Territory. There were larger numbers of weaners to suit the restockers in this sale. Not all the […]

Restocker lambs up $6

PRIME SHEEP & LAMB REPORT 19/04/21 Yarding: 15,180 It was a fair quality yarding with good numbers of heavy weight lambs along with a few pens of good trade weights. There were larger numbers of lambs lacking bloom and finish along with a couple of consignments of only fair quality Merinos. Trade lambs were $6 […]

Restocker weaners to 592c/kg

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 15/04/21 Yarding: 2010 It was a mixed yarding with some good lines of young cattle to suit the feeders and processors. There was fair numbers of well finished grown steers, heifers and weaners to suit the backgrounders and restockers. There was a fair selection of cows and there was a larger percentage […]

Rain results in small yarding

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 25/03/21 Yarding: 431 It was a mostly plain quality yarding with a large influence of Bos Indicus cattle, some in plain condition and some in forward condition. There were a few pens of good quality young cattle to suit the feeders and processors, and only a couple of pens of good quality […]

Heifers to $1730/hd

STORE CATTLE REPORT 19/03/21 Yarding: 2000 Consignments lifted for a generally good yarding of store cattle, with most buyers able to select ample numbers to suit their orders. The vealer steers and yearling heifers were well supplied with a fair penning of cow and calf units also offered. Large runs were from the far west […]

Young cattle 20c dearer in rainy market

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 18/03/21 Yarding: 1731 It was a mixed yarding with some outstanding high yielding B muscle vealers and yearlings, along with a good selection of ideal feeder cattle. There was a fair line up of grown steers, heifers and cows and there were good numbers of Bos Indicus and Bos Indicus cross yearlings […]

Ewes to $220

PRIME SHEEP REPORT 15/03/21 Yarding: 11,380 With solid falls of rain in some areas over the past few days, numbers were back by 4,300. It was a mixed yarding with the expected heavy weight lambs penned along with the odd trade weights. There was also a larger percentage of secondary lambs down from Queensland, along […]

$286 top for heavy lambs

PRIME SHEEP REPORT 01/03/2021 Yarding: 10,156 Despite the strong markets over the previous weeks lamb numbers were back by 3,200. It was a good quality yarding with good numbers of outstanding heavy weight lambs and only very odd pens of trade weights. There was a fair selection of Merino lambs along with good numbers of […]

Trade cattle 12c dearer

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 25/02/21 Yarding: 1577 It was a mixed yarding with a good selection of young cattle to suit the feeders and processors along with some good runs of grown steers and heifers. There was a fair selection of cows yarded and there was also a fair percentage of crossbred cattle lacking quality. Most […]