Monto Cattle and Country attracted 800 head for their fortnightly Fat and Store sale held on Wednesday July 5th. Prices for most descriptions eased slightly with weaner steers holding their values well. Cattle were drawn from Biloela, Eidsvold, Boyne Valley and Monto districts.
Heavy bulls sold from 221c/kg to 268c/kg topping at $2628. Kacey Sanderson sold Simmental cross trade steers 505kgs for 291c/kg or $1470. Ian and Tracey Sanderson’s 646kg Charolais cross bullocks sold to 275c/kg or $1780. Noel Goody sold Angus bullocks 556kgs for 267c/kg or $1486. GTM and DI McLaughlan’s 643kg Droughtmaster bullocks returned $1770 or 275c/kg.
Nev Mossman sold Brahman cross cows 547kgs for 231c/kg or $1265. WR and AJ Goody’s Charbray cows 637kgs returned $1422 or 223c/kg. Euroka Grazings’ 578kg cows sold to 222c/kg or $1285. Shayne and Helen Mossman, Ubobo sold 438kg Brahman cows for 215c/kg or $944. John Sinclair and Family sold Santa store cows PTIC for 215c/kg or $1075.
Nev Mossman sold Brahman steers 396kg for 295c/kg or $1170. Matthew and Tracey Pattie sold Angus No 7 steers 300kgs for 353c/kg or $1060. John Pickering penned Santa No 7 steers 254kgs to return $916 or 360c/kg. KD and AP Wyatte sold Braford Brahman cross weaner steers for $907 or 375c/kg. Les and Val Hotz consigned Braford cross weaner steers 260kgs to return $950 or 364c/kg. John Cahalane’s soft Charolais cross weaner steers 249kgs returned $936 or 376c/kg.
Bugsy Muller’s Droughtie cross No 6 heifers 389kgs sold to 283c/kg or $1103. Redline Cattle Co sold Red Brangus No 6 heifers 395kgs for $1120 or 283c/kg. Darren and Jason Wyatte sold a run of Droughtmaster and Brahman No 6 feeder heifers 360kgs to 380kgs and sold to 283c/kg or $1051. TF and AB Vaughan’s Droughtie cross No 6 heifers 350kg sold to 279c/kg or $977. Les and Val Hotz sold 230kg Braford cross weaner heifers for $647 or 281c/kg. RR and DC Kerle’s Charbray weaner heifers sold to 283c/kg or $620. J Araya sold Brahman cross weaner heifers for 318c/kg or $635. Richie Bowman’s weaner Charbray heifers sold to 277c/kg or $620.
Monto’s next sale will be held on Wednesday July 19th 2017.