MARKET REPORT – PRIME CATTLE – 17 DECEMBER, 2018

PHOTO: Heifers were in demand today, and this pen of Charolais Heifers sold by Southern Grampians Livestock made a top of 268c/kg (ave. weight 352.5kg). Total Yarding: 236 With only 8 days until Christmas, yarding numbers eased substantially. The offering was mixed quality, with not all weights and grades represented. Not all of the usual export

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MARKET REPORT – STORE SALE – 13 DECEMBER, 2018

PHOTO: Tim, Gaye and Kristy Haworth of Mortlake had this great pen of Angus Steers that made top dollar today at 311c/kg (weight 263.8kg). The Haworth’s sold 150 cattle in total and were very happy with their prices. Total Yarding: 3,025 The HeartKids December store sale was opened with the Victorian State Manager of HeartKids, Norm

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HEARTKIDS STORE SALE – 2910 CATTLE BOOKED IN!

There are 2910 cattle booked in so far for December’s special ‘HeartKids’ Store Sale on Thursday 13 December. The sale that starts at 10am has had more bookings than first advertised and is shaping up to be a big one. The day will also be raising awareness and funds for the HeartKids organisation, which supports

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MARKET REPORT – PRIME CATTLE – 10 DECEMBER, 2018

PHOTO: This great pen of Angus X Bullocks sold by Charles Stewart & Co. today at the Mortlake saleyards made a top of 284c/kg (ave. weight 605kg). Total Yarding: 970 It was a cheaper priced sale (at the Mortlake saleyards) except for the best quality young cattle, in the slightly smaller sized yarding. A similar number

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MARKET REPORT – PRIME CATTLE – 3 DECEMBER, 2018

PHOTO: These beautiful Poll Hereford Bullocks sold by Elders Kerr & Co at the prime market in Mortlake made a market top of 300c/kg (ave. weight 664.6kg). Total Yarding: 1039 It was a very mixed, increased offering of cattle at today’s prime market in Mortlake that attracted a couple of extra buyers. Price trends varied as vealers

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MARKET REPORT – PRIME CATTLE – 26 NOVEMBER, 2018

PHOTO: Buyers were aplenty today with bidding keen on this great pen of Hereford Bullocks sold by Elders Kerr & Co, which made a top of 283c/kg (ave. weight 652.5kg). Total Yarding: 790 The mostly usual following of buyers attended the similar sized, plain to good quality offering of cattle. Prices for young cattle maintained last

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MARKET REPORT – STORE SALE – 15 NOVEMBER, 2018

PHOTO: This beautifully presented pen of Speckled Park Heifers sold by Elders Kerr & Co, made a ripping top price of 374c/kg (ave. weight 375.9kg) to very keen competition, and was also awarded Best Presented Pen of Heifers for the day! Total Yarding: 3,620 There were 3,620 cattle all Western District bred, presented in very good

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MARKET REPORT – PRIME CATTLE – 12 NOVEMBER, 2018

PHOTO: This outstanding pen of Angus bullocks reached the market top of 291c/kg (ave weight 554.3kg) sold by the whizz, Craig Pertzel of Elders Kerr & Co. Total Yarding: 1063 A much larger offering of 1063 cattle at Mortlake, 694 head more which greeted an extra 6 buyers that were present and operating. The quality was

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