Monto Cattle & Country saw numbers rise to 1245 head at their second last sale for 2017. December 6th will see the curtain fall on sales for 2017 with the season turning for the better and markets remaining very firm.
Meatworks bulls sold from 230 to 267c/kg topping at $2680. 565kg Charbray 8-tooth bullocks A/c P Vanclooster sold to 260c/kg or $1470.
Mt Shaw Pastoral sold 572kg Red Brangus cows to 223c/kg or $1277. WW & SM McLaughlan’s Brahman cows 485kg sold to 227c/kg or $1100 while their 6-tooth sisters sold to 265c/kg or $1385. Bonnie Doone Enterprises sold 497kg Brangus cows to 222c/kg or $1105. Birch Pastoral’s 482kg Droughtmaster cows sold to 219c/kg or $1056.
Nev & Helen Iversen’s quality Droughtmaster No.6 steers at 440kg sold to 310c/kg or $1369. Dale Brown & Family penned Charolais-Droughtmaster cross No.6 steers 437kg to return $1370 or 313c/kg. MF & SC Moller penned Charbray No.7 steers 308c/kg or $1130. Birch Pastoral’s Droughtmaster weaner steers sold to 370c/kg or $752. SA & PK Leahy sold lightweight Santa steers 179kg to 408c/kg or $733.
Pat Williams sold Santa No.6 heifers 362kg for $3/kg or $1087. M & S Moller sold a run of Charbray No.7 heifers for 302c/kg topping at $945. Coominglah Grazing’s 303kg Brahman heifers sold to 293c/kg or $890. Bravish Pty Ltd sold 366kg Droughtmaster heifers for 305c/kg or $1119. E & S Hendren’s Brangus heifers 251kg sold to 329c/kg or $826. R & L Blyton sold Charbray weaner heifers to 310c/kg or $710.
Last sale is on Wednesday, 6th December commencing 9am.