Ian Weir and Sons
300 cattle were sold at Lismore Saleyards on Tuesday.
Prime vealers weighing in the 200-260kg range sold from $3.20-3.48/kg for healthy returns of $680-905.
Heavy vealer/weaner steers sold to backgrounds for $3.40-4kg.
The Wellman family's charolais steers sold for $3.98/kg, $975.
Lou and Ida Pirlo's charolais steers sold for $3.94/kg, $965.
Classy limousin steers off Kyogle sold for $3.88kg, $954.
Heavy steers, bullocks and cows sold at recent strong rates.
Four tooth bullocks tipped at $2.88/kg.
Heavy cows $2.20-2.40 and medium cows $1.90-2.20/kg.
Damian Frawley's charbray cow topped at $1572.
FARRELL McCROHON STOCK & STATION AGENTS
605 cattle at Grafton on Monday.
The market for bullocks and cows was 7-10c/kg dearer with the best slaughtered bullocks selling to 313c/kg.
Heavy cows sold to 256c/kg.
Vealers to processors also dearer by 5-7c/kg topping at 354c/kg.
Restockers followed this strong trend with angus weaner steers selling to 488c/kg.
AT Jeffries bullocks sold to 305c/kg, weighed 660kg and returned $2007/hd.
Jikero Partnership heavy yearlings made 350c/kg, weighed 460kg and returned $1602/hd.
AL Bowling bullocks sold to 302c/kg, weighed 570kg and returned $1714/hd.
PL Surawski heavy yearlings sold to 340c/kg, weighed 473kg and returned $1603/hd.
A & M Giffin santa feeder steers made 360c/kg, weighed 380kg and returned $1357/hd.
M McKeown heifers sold to 274c/kg, weighed 550kg and returned $1497/hd.
McLennan & James heifers made to 260c/kg, weighed 478kg and returned $1233/hd.
Ray Donovan Stock and Station
THERE were 605 head yarded at Grafton Fat Cattle Sale on Tuesday.
Numbers lifted by 200 head in an excellent sale overall.
A full panel of export buyers were in attendance and competed fiercely, lifting the market 5-10c/kg for bullocks and cows.
Vealers also followed this trend, topping at 354c/kg.
Re-stockers were firm on last week's rates.
Sale highlights included:
Leo J Carlton sold bullocks 304.2c/kg weighed 605kg - $1840/hd.
LJ & VM Jefferies sold bullocks 303.2c/kg weighed 715kg - $2167/hd.
PJ & WJ Beel sold steers 312.2c/kg weighed 623.8kg - $1947/hd.
Also sold cows 253.2c/kg weighed 580kg - $1468/hd.
The Fred Morgan Family Trust sold heifers 283.2c/kg weighed 535kg - $1515/hd.
Also sold vealer steers 352.2c/kg weighed 215kg - $757/hd.
SJ & JA Pereira sold heifers 277.2c/kg weighed 462.5kg - $1282/hd.
DW & LF Green sold cows 255.2c/kg weighed 635kg - $1620/hd.
DJ Bowles sold cows 246.2c/kg weighed 580kg - $1427/hd.
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