VENDORS sold 1489 cattle at the South Eastern Livestock Exchange prime cattle market.
Meat and Livestock Australia’s National Livestock Reporting Service states restocking weaners lifted 10c to 15c, with light steers under 200kg reaching 326c and heavier weights 317c/kg.
Heifers sold to 282c/kg. Medium weight feeder steers were firm at 249c to 290c and with less heavy feeder orders heavy weights sold between 250c and 258c/kg. Medium weight feeder heifers were similar at 229c to 251c/kg. Heavy trade cattle lifted 8c to make 255c to 278c/kg.
Heavy grown steers sold from 240c to 262c/kg. Plainer restocking cows lifted 7c to make 130c to 160c/kg. The 2 score processing cows were firm selling at 145c to 172c and heavy weights made 176c to 197c.