Monto Cattle and Country’s fortnightly Fat and store sale saw numbers drop to 440 head. The market dropped 15 to 20 cents for most descriptions but younger female cattle felt the losses most.
Heavy bulls sold from 210c/kg to 230c/kg. Heavy bullocks 665kgs sold to 250c/kg or $1663. 623kg Santa cows account S and P Leahy sold to 202c/kg or $1260. John Cahalane’s Charbray cows 587kgs sold to $2/kg or $1176.
Dawami Partnership sold Brangus cross No 7 steers 461kgs for 263c/kg or $1215 and Santa cross steers 270kgs to $1230. ML Pokarier’s quality Charbray cross No 7 steers 443kgs returned $1170 or 264c/kg. WT Arien’s sold a run of Droughtie cross weaner steers for 303c/kg to average $740. Kacey Sanderson’s quality Charbray weaner steers sold to 301c/kg to average 307kgs or $926. Will Appleton sold Charbray weaner steers 215kgs for 3019c/kg or $688. RM and LK Reimer’s Brangus weaner steers sold to $3/kg or $790.
Ponderosa Quarterhourse Stud sold 493kg Bazadais cross heifers for 236c/kg or $1165. Darren Wyatte’s Braford Brahman cross 380kg heifers sold to 232c/kg. RM and LK Riemer’s Brangus weaner heifers sold to 270c/kg or $652. Roy May’s Murray Grey weaner heifers sold to 305c/kg or $665.
Monto’s next sale is on Wednesday May 9th.