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Prime Cattle Market 20 January 2020

Above: Cows did extremely well today, sold 30.0cents above average from previous sale, an 25.0cents up on last weeks tops. This pen of murray grey cows from Jullundur Farms  made 238.0c/kg $(1411.23 p/h) (Sold by Elders Kerr & Co)   Agents yarded 625 cattle at Mortlake today, an increase on last week. The overall quality of the

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Store/Feature Female Sale Market Report

There were more than 1250 cattle yarded here today at WVLX Mortlake with the Female Feature sale in full swing,  There was reasonable line up of steers, heifers, weaners, cows and calves presented across the board.   Yearling steers were 10-15c dearer today then recent sale topping at 308c/kg and 300c/kg consistently overall. Yearling heifers topped

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Prime Sale Market 13 January 2020

  Top: Today at WVLX these 13 Charolaise X Steers made a great 299.0 c/kg, ($1269.60). Sold by Elders Kerr & Co Agents yarded 532 cattle at Mortlake today representing an increase of 206, where the quality for the grown cattle and younger cattle was excellent, however the offering of cows was limited to medium

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Prime Cattle Sale Market Report 06 January 2020

Agents yarded 326 cattle at Mortlake today. The overall quality of the yarding was average to very good. All the major buyers were present with the exception of one processor whom competed on a market that was firm to slightly softer in places than the last market held in December 2019. The yarding comprised of

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Weaner Sale 03 January 2020

Tim Haworth with daughter Kristy and wife Gaye sold over 90 cattle today, with this pen of Angus Steers one of two that sold for 332c/kg (283.8kg) $942.27ph (sold by Elders Kerr & Co).

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Market Report Store Sale 19th December 2019

Top: These weighed weaner angus steers  topped the market today at the store sale making 329c/kg. $1081ph, Sold by Charles Stewart Nash McVilly. There were more than 1000 head of cattle yarded at WVLX Mortlake today. There were a reasonable line up of steers, heifers, weaners, calves and cows presented across the board.  Grown steers

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Market Report – Prime Cattle – 9 December 2019

Photo: This pen of well covered Charolais steers topped the market today, at a strong price of 308 c/kg (384.6kg), $1184.52 per hd. Sold by Rodwells. Total Yarding:​ 519 WVLX Market Report Prime Cattle – 9 December, 2019 Cows and plain quality young cattle were equal and up to 20c/kg cheaper in the mixed but

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MARKET REPORT – PRIME CATTLE – 2 DECEMBER, 2019

PHOTO: Prices were dearer for steers at today’s Mortlake market, and this great pen of Angus Steers sold by Charles Stewart Nash McVilly was one of 4 pens that made the market top of 305c/kg (545kg), $1663ph.   Total Yarding: 253 There was a big drop in cattle supply with 253 head yarded, 771 less.

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MARKET REPORT – PRIME CATTLE – 25 NOVEMBER, 2019

PHOTO: Kellie Cozens and daughter Maya from Koroit were very happy with the sale of their Angus X Bullocks that Rodwells sold today for the market top of 313c/kg (691kg), $2161ph.    Total Yarding: 1024 With plenty of cattle everywhere available to processors, and a larger yarding here of 1,024 head, 448 more, prices were

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MARKET REPORT – STORE SALE – 21 NOVEMBER, 2019

PHOTO: A large crowd look on as this fine pen of Murroa East Angus Steers topped the Grown Steers section at today’s store sale at 339c/kg (370kg), $1254ph, sold by Elders Kerr & Co.    Total Yarding: 2784 A very good yarding of about 2800 cattle, with a lot of weight in the yarding showing

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