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MARKET REPORT – PRIME MARKET – 1 APRIL, 2019

PHOTO: Heifer prices were well up at today’s prime market at WVLX in Mortlake, with this great pen of Red Angus Heifers sold by Southern Grampians Livestock making the market top of 296c/kg (ave weight 450.7kg). Total Yarding: 508 Good rain across the supply area and an increase in prices over the last fortnight has

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MARKET REPORT – PRIME CATTLE – 25 MARCH, 2019

PHOTO: Grant & Emily Keating, along with their gorgeous children Lily (5), Levi (3) and Axel (1) attended today’s prime market in Mortlake! They sold 23 cattle all up, including bullocks, steers and heifers and were happy with their prices. Total Yarding: 278 Agents penned low numbers again for a similar yarding as last week

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MARKET REPORT – STORE CATTLE – THURSDAY 21 MARCH, 2019

PHOTO: Bruce & Ken Davis of Condah Hills had the top price for grown steers today at the WVLX Store Sale, for these three magnificent pens of Angus Steers that LMB Livestock sold for 311c/kg (ave weight 456.3kg). There were 53 cattle across the 3 pens and they were also awarded the Best Presented Pen of

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MARKET REPORT – PRIME CATTLE – 18 MARCH, 2019

PHOTO: This great pen of Ross Butler’s Charolais Steers topped the market at 277c/kg ($1595.52ph), sold by Rodwells. Total Yarding: 272 Agents penned approximately one third of the cattle from the last sale a fortnight ago. Quality was average with not all weights and grades offered. Not all the regular domestic and export processors were present

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MARKET REPORT – PRIME CATTLE – 4 MARCH, 2019

PHOTO: Great to meet Kyle, Teghan and little Jack Pearse of Donald selling at the WVLX prime cattle market for the first time today. They sold 71 cattle in total and were more than happy with their results, including the pen of Hereford steers that we snapped lazing around on our soft flooring last night, which

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MARKET REPORT – PRIME CATTLE – 25 FEBRUARY, 2019

PHOTO: Buyers were in a jovial mood at today’s prime market at WVLX in Mortlake, sharing a joke prior to the sale of this Angus X Bullock that Elders Kerr & Co sold for 242c/kg (weight 560kg). Total Yarding: 488 There were more cattle for the core field of buyers (at WVLX in Mortlake) and quality

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MARKET REPORT – STORE SALE – 21 FEBRUARY, 2019

PHOTO: Congrats to P & S Rea for this cracking pen of 20 Angus Steers at the WVLX February Store Sale that Elders Kerr & Co sold for the market top today of 321c/kg (ave. weight 342.3kg. Along with local and regional buyers, it was great to see such a big lineup of feedlot, processor and

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MARKET REPORT – PRIME CATTLE – 18 FEBRUARY, 2019

PHOTO: A great crowd lined the rails today at the saleyards in Mortlake to see Matt Sculley of HF Richardson sell this cracking pen of Angus Bullocks for a top of 270c/kg (ave weight 583.5kg), which was up on last week. Total Yarding: 333 Prices improved in an increased sized, mixed quality offering of cattle. Stronger

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MARKET REPORT – PRIME MARKET – 11 FEBRUARY, 2019

PHOTO: These well covered Angus Steers sold by HF Richardson were in demand at today’s prime market at WVLX in Mortlake, and made the market top of 270c/kg today (ave weight 435kg). Total Yarding: 215 There was a significant decrease in supply and not all the regular buyers operated in the mixed quality yarding of cattle.

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MARKET REPORT – PRIME MARKET – 4 FEBRUARY, 2019

PHOTO: Today we had Katharina Goetz from Germany at our prime market in Mortlake, accompanied by Greg Frost who has a Limousin Stud in Tyrendarra! Katharina is in Australia on exchange, working in Agriculture as well as travelling around the country, and had never seen a set up like our Mortlake saleyards. Total Yarding: 708 A

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