This top price went to two lines of Speckle Park/ Angus heifers from Wellington, NSW. These heifers are 15 to 18 months old, weigh 434kg to 474kg, and have been PTIC to Almarlea Speckle Park Bulls.
Young PTIC cows averaged $1576. Proven breeders averaged $1388 and sold to a top of $1,460. This top price went to a line of Angus cows from Jerilderie, NSW.
These cows are 7 years old, weigh 588kg and have been PTIC to Paringa Charolais bulls. Another highlight included a line of PTIC Angus heifers from Goondiwindi, QLD which sold for $1,705.
These heifers are 14 to 15 months old, weigh 382kg and have been PTIC to Wagyu bulls.
Cows and calf numbers dropped this week but prices still remained steady. First calvers averaged $2170 and sold to a top of $2900.
This top price went to a line of Angus cows and calves from Dundonnell, VIC. These cows are 25 to 26 months old, weigh 481kg and have been PTIC back to Hoover Damn Angus bulls.
The calves at foot are by Banquet Angus bulls, 7 to 8 months old and weigh 233kg. Young cow and calf lots averaged $2,021 and sold to a top of $2,350.
This top price went to a line of Lawson blood Angus cows and calves from Omeo, VIC. These cows are 4.5 years old, weigh 456kg and have been re-joined back to Yancowinna Angus bulls. The Angus calves at foot are 6 to 7 months old and weigh 178kg.
Proven breeders averaged $1,767 with a top price of Angus and Angus cross cows and calves from Harrogate, SA. These cows are 3 to 7 years old and weigh 698kg.
The Angus calves at foot are by Coolana bulls, 2 to 4 months old and weigh 180kg. Mixed aged lines averaged $1,655 and sold to a top of $1,920.
This top price went to a line of Composite cows and calves from Narrabri, NSW. These cows are 4 to 11 years old, weigh 542kg and have been re-joined back to Larrikan Angus bulls.
The calves at foot are by Knowla Composite bulls, 7 to 19 weeks old and 165kg. Other highlights include a line of Santa Gertrudis/ Composite & Angus/ Composite cows and calves from Tara, QLD which sold for $1,700.
These cows are 3 to 11 years old and weigh 456kg. The Sangus, Brangus and Angus calves at foot are 1 to 3 months old and weigh 138kg.
National Heifer breakdown
Under 250kg sold from 305c/kg to 517c/kg to average 361c/kg (up 40c)
250kg to 299kg sold from 310c/kg to 397c/kg to average 342c/kg (up 18c)
300kg to 349kg sold from 299c/kg to 367c/kg to average 320c/kg (up 13c)
350kg+ sold from 269c/kg to 320c/kg to average 286c/kg (down 1c)