BURNETT Livestock and Realty's meatworks and store sale held on Monday, March 20 had a yarding of 1024 head. Due to the wet conditions, a limited number of bullocks were yarded and cows sold to increased rates.
Store cattle remained the same but there was more confidence in the market with the widespread rain.
Bullocks sold to top at 268c.
Cows over 500kg topped at 241c.
Cows 400kg to 500kg topped at 228c.
Trade heifers over 400kg topped at 281c.
Feeder steers 400kg to 500kg sold to a top of 315c while steers 300kg to 400kg sold to 331c.
Steers 200kg to 300kg sold to 366c.
Heifers 300kg to 400kg sold to a top 309c.
Heifers 200kg to 300kg topped at 320c.
Cattle were drawn from Thangool, Monto, Tansey, Eidsvold, Mundubbera, Mt Perry, Gayndah, Maryborough, Hervey Bay, Childers, Bundaberg, Waterloo, Takilberan, Bucca, Rosedale, Lowmead, Miriam Vale, Gin Gin, Booyal and all local areas.
The next Biggenden sale is Monday, April 3.
RJ&L Whitaker, Hervey Bay, sold droughtmaster cows for 231c/$1549.
Mooru Grazing, Takilberan, sold santa cross cows for 231c/$1293.
Kirsty Ingram, Gayndah, sold brahman cows for 234c/$1124.
Paul Slack, Gayndah, sold brahman cows for 241c/$1303.
Arn Horwood F/T, Gin Gin, sold limousin cows for 238c/$1230.
GEE&IJ Dent, Gayndah, sold brahman cross cows for 237c/$1292.
Trevor Wormington, Mt Perry, sold brahman cross cows for 239c/$1291.
LJ&JS Kapernick, Gin Gin, sold brangus cows with speckle park calves for $1450.
GJ&H Chappell, Bundaberg, sold droughtmaster cross cows and calves for $1300.
Georcamat Trust, Biggenden, sold a line of No 6 brangus steers from 302c-315c/$1030-$1392.
Webster Grazing, Eidsvold, sold milk and two tooth droughtmaster steers for 311c/$1268.
William Olive, Biggenden, sold milk and two tooth droughtmaster limousin cross steers for 311c/$1225.
DB Parker, Dallarnil, sold milk and two tooth crossbred steers for 304c/$1294.
Taylor & Vollmer, Mundubbera, sold milk tooth droughtmaster steers for 331c/$1026.
GJ&H Chappell, Bundaberg, sold senepol cross steers for 310c/$890.
Vitwood P/L, Hervey Bay, sold milk tooth droughtmaster steers for 310c/$813.
The Tucker Family, Booyal, sold milk tooth santa steers for 337c/$910.
MG&MN Allen, Thangool, sold simbrah weaner steers for 366c-398c/$650-$888.
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