SELX market attracts competition

A TOTAL of 1251 cattle went under the hammer at the South Eastern Livestock Exchange sale. 

According to Meat and Livestock Australia’s National Livestock Reporting Service restocking weaner steers sold from 240c to 270c and heifers made from 180c to 221c/kg lwt.

TAKING THE BIDS: Action from the South Eastern Livestock Exchange cattle market.

TAKING THE BIDS: Action from the South Eastern Livestock Exchange cattle market.

Light Euro steers were 15c stronger reaching 277c/kg. Medium weight feeder steers were 6c cheaper and the heavy weights made 269c to 297c/kg. Feeder heifers were firm to slightly dearer on a few head, making from 240c to 271c/kg. Heavy trade steers made 272c/kg.

The few heavy grown steers were firm and sold from 160c to 272c/kg.

Cows were back 10c to 12c, with the medium weight 2 scores receiving from 161c to 194c.