Mt Gambier SA, 14/7 – 1183 yarded
Thomas Foods International bought 90 steers, including the entire draft of 51 European Union accredited March/April 2016 drop, Angus and Simmental cross steers offered a/c Wheal Farms, Thornlea, with weights from 402kg to 440kg for an average of $1,481. The Wheal Family’s top draft av 440kg, sold at $1,520 or $3.45/kg.
Childerley Park, Naracoorte sold 37 Stony Point and Woonallee blood, EU accredited Angus/Simmental steers for an average of $1,228. Their top draft av 348kg, sold to Thomas Foods International at $1,290 or $3.70/kg, while a second draft av 297kg, was bought by Miller Whan & John at $1,165 or $3.92/kg.
PL&WD Lowe sold 12 Red Angus/Simmental cows, 3rd-5th calvers, rejoined to Angus/Simmental bulls with 12 calves at foot at $2,540 to Thomas DeGaris & Clarkson.
Childerley Park Naracoorte sold 50 Stony Point and Woonallee blood Angus and Simmental heifers with weights from 266 o 328kg, for an average of $967. Their top draft, weighing 328kg sold at $1,010 or $3.08/kg to Thomas DeGaris & Clarkson.
Roma Q, 28/7 – 6822 yarded
J & M Collinson, West Myall, Roma sold Simmental-cross heifers for 312c at 238kg returning $745/hd.
Gympie Q, 17/7 – 1291 yarded
Simmental cross weaner heifers from Neville and Lyndall Ensby, Bergins Pocket made $3.05 ($821).
H & L Martin, Porepunkah, 1 Simmental X cow, 576kg, 255.2c/kg For $1469.95
Sources: Stock Journal, QCL, NVLX