Market Report – 13 January 2022

Total Yarding: 353

Numbers lifted and quality improved. Vealers and weaners were in short supply and there was a better line up of weaner steers and heifers. Grown steers and heifers were limited and there was a bigger run of mostly heavy weight 3 and 4 score cows. The market trend were dearer with the better quality cattle.

Vealers sold from 572c to 607c and weaner steers 572c to 634c/kg. Medium weight feeder steers sold from 516c to 610c and heavier weights 500c to 530c/kg. Light heifers to feed 536c to 604c and heavy weights 532c to 540c with restockers paying to 559c/kg. There were no heavy trade cattle.

Grown steer sold from 420c to 440c and bullocks 360c to 370c/kg. The best of the grown heifers reached 480c/kg to feed on. The 102 cows sold to firm to dearer trends with the 2 score cows 308c to 322c and heavy 3 and 4 score cows 320c to 358c/kg.

Photo: Elders sold 15 Angus Steers on behalf of Kellyville Pastoral Co, Crookwell for 610.2c/kg, ave 377.7kg, $2305ph.

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