Simmental cows with calves break Tamworth record selling for $5200 a unit

Pitt Son’s Walcha agent, Troy Davies, with the market-topping cows with calves, a draft of nine Clay Gully Simmental cows with second calves at foot by a Black Simmental bull. They were sold on account of HD Stearman for $5200 a unit. Photo by The Land

By Edwina Watson, The Land

SALEYARDS records were eclipsed again on Friday, as about 3500 cattle sold to extraordinary interest at the first of the summer store cattle sales at Tamworth Regional Livestock Exchange

Females were the highlight, with Simmental cows with calves breaking a Tamworth record and selling for $5200 a unit and the best yearling heifers returning $3650 a head.

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