There were plenty of buyers keen to re-stock at Thursday’s store sale. N023215

There were plenty of buyers keen to re-stock at Thursday’s store sale. N023215

MORE records were broken at VLE Leongatha’s Koonwarra saleyards last Wednesday when grown steers were sold to 372c/kg.
There were approximately 1600 export and 400 young cattle penned, representing an increase of 330 head week-on-week.
There was a full field of buyers present and competing in a dearer market.
Quality was mixed, with prime cattle in limited numbers and secondary and plainer drafts well supplied.

Very happy vendors, Janine and Rod Taylor from Walkerville took themselves out for dinner after selling 10 steers for well over $1000 each at Thursday’s store sale. N033215

Very happy vendors, Janine and Rod Taylor from Walkerville took themselves out for dinner after selling 10 steers for well over $1000 each at Thursday’s store sale. N033215

The offering of young cattle held few suited to the trade, with the yearling heifers averaging 8c to 12c/kg dearer.
Grown steers and bullocks sold to fierce competition and were mostly 20c to 28c/kg dearer.
Heavy weight Friesian and crossbred manufacturing steers gained 19c to 22c/kg.
The 850 cows were keenly sought after, improving 5c to 15c for most, while the heavy weight bulls sold 4c to 10c/kg dearer.
The vealers sold mostly from 290c to 354c/kg.
Yearling trade steers reached 340c/kg. Yearling heifers to the trade made between 288c and 335c/kg.
Grown steers sold between 324c and 372c/kg.
Bullocks made from 320c to 368c/kg.
Heavy weight Friesian manufacturing steers sold from 274c to 302c, with the crossbred portion from 290c to 336c/kg.
Most light and medium weight cows made between 210c and 260c/kg.
Heavy weight cows sold mostly between 252c and 300c/kg.
Heavy weight bulls made from 250c to 314c/kg.
Sale draw for August 12: 1. Phelan & Henderson & Co, 2. SEJ, 3. Alex Scott & Staff, 4. Rodwells, 5. Elders, 6. Landmark.

Prime Sale – Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Bullocks
7 Brooks JR & JL Strzelecki 575.00 371.6 2,136
18 Barana Plains Pastoral Waratah 594.72 370.0 2,200
15 Deppeler EL & AM Yinnar Sth 556.67 367.6 2,046
13 Jasmel Nominees Tarwin South 610.38 365.6 2,231
15 Findlay RJ & RH Leongatha 582.67 362.0 2,109
11 Holt GL Korumburra 747.73 360.0 2,691

Steers
4 Brooks JR & JL Strzelecki 513.75 371.6 1,909
10 Springbank Pastoral Rosebud 549.50 359.6 1,976
2 Jasmel Nominees Tarwin South 542.50 358.0 1,942
2 Shandley D Pakenham 517.50 352.0 1,821
1 Beilharz D & W Pty Ltd Lang Lang 335.00 349.6 1,171
6 SJC Farms Thorpdale 530.00 348.0 1,844

Cows
1 Bella Vista Nom Yanakie 765.00 300.0 2,295
12 Chowan L & L Trida 589.20 298.6 1,759
1 Anderson S San Remo 715.00 296.0 2,116
1 Taylor D & K Koonwarra 575.00 296.0 1,702
1 Stephens J Allambee East 610.00 294.6 1,797
2 Hutchinson KJ Yinnar 642.50 290.0 1,863

Heifers
1 Beilharz D & W Pty Ltd Lang Lang 305.00 339.6 1,035
1 Breaside Farm Dumbalk 405.00 338.2 1,369
1 OHara KJ Wonga Wonga 330.00 336.6 1,110
1 Stewart CD & LJ Jeetho West 435.00 334.6 1,455
1 Hancock R & RL Fish Creek 345.00 330.0 1,138
1 Seaview Glen Alvie 430.00 328.6 1,412

Bulls
1 Nearhaven P/L West Creek 1030.00 313.6 3,230
1 Treacy J Korumburra 890.00 297.6 2,648
1 SJC Farms Thorpdale 870.00 292.6 2,545
1 Morrison A & Y Inverloch 895.00 286.6 2,565
1 Stollery N & G Yarram 830.00 286.0 2,373

Store Sale
Steers
12 Adval P/L Anderson 1,605
5 Shellcot P/Ship Foster 1,600
8 Adkins L & G Korumburra 1,540
11 Hicken P Mirboo North 1,540
10 Purbrick I South Yarra 1,510

Heifers
2 Pugh S San Remo 1,150
2 Orvale Pastoral 1,140
1 Kyne P Childers 1,000
1 Belgrano P/L Glen Alivie 900
3 OHara KJ Wonga Wonga 895
15 McAinch D Yanakie 855
1 Pavey P Yarragon 830

Cows
2 Mackie P Toora 780

Cows & Calves
1 Jordan C & S Trafalgar 1,630
5 Cantwell Livestock Toora 1,450
1 Chowan L & L Trida 1,275
1 Smith M & E Longwarry 1,030