Heavy feeder steers averaged 10c dearer selling from 255c to 308.6c and breed effected the average on the medium weights, which ranged from 245c to 285c/kg, at SELX this week.
Numbers dropped and the quality was mostly plain with only the odd exception. Young cattle were well supplied with feeders operating on most.
Weaner steers to restock held firm, ranging from 230c to 260c/kg. Heifers sold mostly from 200c to 245c/kg.
Grown steers to feed were 12c easier, making from 205c to 288c/kg. Prime steers reached 250c/kg. The very light and plain cows to restockers were dearer, selling from 70c to 105c/kg.
Market Report: MLA’s National Livestock Reporting Service.
|Category||Weight||Qty||c / kg||$ / Hd|
|Light Steers||< 350||178||Top||285||$931|
|Light Heifers||< 350||191||Top||260||$871|
|Trade Steers||351 – 500||67||Top||308.6||$1,418|
|Trade Heifers||351 – 500||63||Top||266.4||$1,299|