$320 top in larger yarding

PRIME SHEEP SALE 26/07/21 Yarding: 25,065 It was a very good quality yarding with some outstanding runs of heavy weight lambs and only limited numbers of ideal trade weight lambs. There were around 600 new season lambs yarded along with good numbers of Merino lambs though the quality of the Merinos was back. A full […]

New centre record as cows hit 387c/kg

PRIME CATTLE REPORT 22/07/21 Yarding: 1780 Numbers were back considerably on the expected draw. It was a mixed yarding with limited numbers of ideal trade and feeder cattle yarded.There were good numbers of Bos Indicus yearlings along with a pretty good selection of grown steers and heifers and cows. Most of the usual buyers were […]

PTIC cows to $2880

STORE CATTLE REPORT 02/07/21 Yarding: 1410 It was a good quality yarding with a top selection of quality weaners along with some good PTIC cows and there were a few pens of quality cows and calves. Dispersed in the yarding was the Wyana Pastoral Company‚Äôs Charolais herd from Mendooran which consisted of their Charolais steer […]

Merino lambs $20 dearer

PRIME SHEEP REPORT 28/06/21 Yarding: 13,990 It was a pretty good quality yarding with good numbers of heavy weight lambs along with a better selection of trade weights. There were also some well finished Merino lambs yarded and only limited light weight lambs to suit the restockers. Not all the regular buyers were operating with […]

Masks MANDATORY at Dubbo Saleyards

In response to current NSW Health recommendations, the following is now required by all visitors to the Dubbo Regional Livestock Markets effective immediately. – Facemasks are mandatory, and must be worn at all times in the DRLM. Auctioneers may remove their masks for selling only. – One person per 4sqm – Maintain social distancing of […]

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 […]