Simon Burke sold Simmental steer calves for 296c/kg
Clermont Beef Expo results, Q, 25/10
The Finger family, Hillview took home the grand champion exhibit and the champion pen of prime for the second year in a row with their Simmental-cross 100-day grain fed bullocks, which weighed 701kg to make 292 cents-a-kilogram to return $2048/head.
The grass fed Jap bullock class was won by Frankfield Pastoral Co, Frankfield, Clermont with a pen of Simmental-cross bullocks, which made 267c/kg to weigh 640kg to return $1710.
Troy and Ann Kinnon, New Corry, Clermont won the weaner steer class with a pen of Simmental-cross steers they also took out the champion pen of store cattle as well, the steers made 342c/kg for 287kg to make $983.
Turner Mahonga, Eubalong, 16 Simmental X heifers, 488.1 kg, 300c/kg for $1464.38. 6 Simmental X heifers, 417kg, 295c/kg for $1230.15
Dalby Q, 1/11 – 2977 yarded
NK, ME & DN Jeffery of Kingaroy sold Simmental steers to feedlotters 334.2c 327kg AV $1095 Simmental heifers to feedlotters 312.2c 324kg AV $1011
Auctions Plus 3/11
A/C GJ & CA Offerman of Wee Waa NSW, 36 Simmental X Braford feeder steers, 458.8kg for $1370.71/hd
Sources: Tamworth Livestock Selling Agents Assoc, QCL, NVLX, Jim Pola Marketing