Cows and calves to $1875 in online sales

Cows-Long-FlatCow and calf units last week saw 2,384 head offered, with clearance dropping slightly on last week to 65% on AuctionsPlus.

Prices ranged from $760 to $1,875 and averaged $1,336, up $45 on last.

The top price was achieved by a line of 16 Angus X cows (pictured) and calves, A/c ‘BJ and JL Pfeiffer’, Long Flat, SA.

The cows are 4-8 years and are bred from Bull Oak Well & Pathfinder bloodlines. Other highlights include a line of 2 year old Angus heifers with calves at foot which sold for $1,840, from Walcha, NSW.

The cows are EU accredited and the calves are sired by Wattletop bulls. In Bagdad, TAS A/c ‘Glen Avon’ sold 14 Simmental/Hereford Cows and calves for $1,570. The cows are rising 5 year old and will be heading over to Victoria.

PTIC females saw a total of 541 head listed, with cows achieving 95% clearance. Prices ranged from $1,070 to $1,640 and averaged $1,344.

The top price was achieved by a line of 11 Murray Grey X heifers, A/c ‘Northview Estate’ Ringarooma, TAS. The heifers 18-26 months old and are PTIC to SimAngus bulls. The same vendor also sold another 6 lines of PTIC heifers.

Other highlights include a line of 17 Angus cows from Bombala, NSW which sold for $1,490. The cows are 3-6 years old and are PTIC back to Angus bulls.

Looking to the West, in the WA cattle sale a line of 14 weaned Angus steers from Mount Barker sold for $860.

They are 5-6 months old and weigh 245kgs. Also in Mount Barker, 16 Angus steers from the same vendor sold for $960. They weigh 282kgs and are 7-8 months old.

 

UPCOMING SALES / EVENTS
« December 2019 » loading...
M T W T F S S
25
26
27
28
29
30
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5