Angus AuctionsPlus Report 18 Mar

March 18, 2016 4:07 pm

This weeks AuctionsPlus Eastern States sale, 18  Mar, saw a significant jump in cattle numbers on offer.

Angus cattle have come screaming out of the gates this week to secure the top price in over 60% of the reported categories in this sale.

Most categories of young cattle eased by 5c-7c this week with continuing large numbers available, young breeders sold well while older cows were harder to shift.

Highlights from this sale was a beautiful line of Angus heifers at Walcha weighing 232kg, selling for $805 (347c/kg) while Angus steers also from Walcha, 347kg made $1215 (350c/kg)

There was plenty of PTIC heifers on offer with strong buyer interest.

The top price for PTIC females of $1900 was paid for Angus heifers from Condobolin, NSW.

Cows with calves at foot also continued to sell well reaching a top of $2340, which was paid for Angus heifers and calves in southern NSW.

Older cows made $2000 to $2410, topping the sale with 3 – 7 year old Angus cows from Victoria with Angus calves.

The sale breakdown:

Auctionsplus 180316 ALL BREEDS OLD

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Angus Steers

Auctionsplus 180316 STEERS OLD

78 Angus steers, 251kg topped the 250-300kg market portion for steer at $900 (359c/kg)

51 Angus steers, 347kg topped the 300-350kg market portion for steer at $1215 (350c/kg)

Angus Heifers:

Auctionsplus 180316 HEIFERS OLD

Angus PTIC Females and Angus Cows & Calves:

Auctionsplus 180316 COWS 1 OLD

Auctionsplus 180316 COWS 2 OLD

62 Angus PTIC heifers under 2yrs, topped the market at $1900

Top image: 62 Top priced Angus PTIC heifers, under 2 yrs, making $1900 in Friday’s AuctionsPlus Eastern States sale 18 Mar. Photo courtesy of AuctionsPlus.