Market Report – 9 June 2022

Prime Cattle

Total Yarding: 393

Cattle numbers increased and the quality was mixed. Yearling steers and heifers made up the bulk and there were only limited numbers of weaners and grown steers and heifers. Around 110 cows were penned. The market sold to a cheaper trend with the exception of a run of Limo steers which ranged between 572c and 594c/kg.

Weaner steers to restock ranged from 615c to 682c/kg. With only a limited number of medium weight feeder steers the average price fell 30c ranging from 480c to 540c/kg, heavy feeders were 10c softer 485c to 578c/kg. Feeder heifers were back 10c to 15c and sold from 450c to 520c/kg. Heavy trade steers received 467c to 572c/kg.

Grown steers and bullocks ranged from 370c to 440c with a 2 tooth steer reaching 496c/kg. Heavy heifers to process ranged between 451c and 462c/kg. Cows fell 15c to 20c with the medium weight 2 score cows selling from 280c to 320c and heavy 3 and 4 scores 310c to 343c/kg.

Photo: 7 Angus Steers sold for 469.2c/kg, ave 482.9kg, $2266ph by Holman Tolmie on behalf of E&L Da Deppo, Yass.

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