REDUCED numbers of 430 head at Monto Cattle and Country fortnightly Fat and Store sale on Wednesday, July 25 saw competition rise to secure numbers.
Bullock rates rose up 10c/kg and cows were 10-12c/kg stronger.
Also a quality line of weaner steers were presented topping at 228c/kg, while store heifers sold to 188c/kg or $500 per head.
Monto sale highlights
Wednesday, July 25. Yarding: 430.
Kevin and Doris Goody's charbray eight-tooth bullocks sold for 183c/kg or $1226/head
John and Bernice Hanley's brahman-cross bullocks 638kgs returned $1156/head or 181c/kg
Bobby and Anne Dillon's brahman trade steers 510kgs sold for 190c/kg or $970/head
Peter Power, Bing, sold brahman cows to 153c/kg or $805/head
TJ and SL Clarke's droughtmaster cows sold to $890/head or 145c/kg
J, F and C Younger's brahman cows sold to 147c/kg or $756/head
Ken Ball, Tiverton, Bancroft penned brahman no.0 steers 414kgs to return $780/head or 188c/kg
RJ Abbotts' brangus no.1 steers sold to $755/head or 190c/kg
T Coulson sold santa weaner steers for 228c/kg returning $478
Peter Birchley, Valencia sold 255kg droughtmaster-cross steers to 212c/kg or $540/head and droughtmaster/brahman-cross weaner heifers from 179c to 183c/kg
Lurline Gravings brangus-cross weaner steers returned $465 or 214c/kg