Market Report – 28 July 2023

Special Store & Weaner Cattle

Total Yarding: 113

With a few late withdrawals the numbers were low. There was a good run of Angus weaner steers, Sep/Oct drop and limited numbers of heifers. Just a handful of cow/calf units were offered along with a few milk and two tooth steers that went to a feeder order. The buying group was small but vocal at times.

The run of Angus weaners steers ranged from $505 to $680/head averaging from 216 to 268kg in weights, heavy weaners over 300kg reached a top of $800/head. Milk and two tooth steers to feed sold from $680 to $1000/head. Weaner heifers 200 to 260kg made from $470 to $480/head and heavy weights reached $500/head. The small run of cow/calf units sold from $900 to $1470/head.

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Photo: 6 Murray Grey X Steers sold for $800ph by Michael Hall Livestock on behalf of S Mahoney.