As we come to the end of the year, the cattle market is showing little signs of softening as the weaner sales continue in SA and WA with 400c/kg and up a regular achievement for Angus steers and heifers. Breeding females remain in hot demand still commanding beyond the $2,500 mark.
– 401c/kg or $1,505, 21 Angus steers, 375kg, Cowin Family
– 395c/kg or $1,440, Angus steers, Charlie Davy
– 369c/kg or $1,560, 16 Angus steers, 422kg, Wellwood
Top Image: HEIFER HIGHS: Spence Dix & Co director and auctioneer Jono Spence congratulates Rob Galbraith and Paul Bryson, Keppoch on topping the Angus feature female sale with their 17 blood PTIC heifers. The $2100 top price was easily a new record for the sale which is in its seventh year.