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Lighter steers and heifer prices rise, while feeder weights decline in smaller AuctionsPlus offering

Lighter steers and heifer categories rose in value, while heavier feeder weights declined in a smaller offering of 18,027 head on AuctionsPlus this week. PTIC female sand cows with calves all showed solid gains in price…Read More

Beef Central, April 5, 2020

Dubbo sale 2 Apr 2020: Trade cattle firm to 6c cheaper

The good runs of trade cattle were firm to 6c cheaper with the prime steer yearlings selling from 365c to 398c, while the prime heifer yearlings sold from 360c to 405c/kg…Read More

David Monk, April 3, 2020

Chris Howie’s livestock market wrap – March 2020

With all that is going on in the world it seems the entire focus is on the issue at hand, and all other aspects of awareness have not moved down the list, but have faded away completely…Read More

Chris Howie, April 2, 2020

RLX reiterates sales will continue following reports of misinformation

Regional Livestock Exchange has reiterated sales at its network of sites across Eastern Australia are scheduled to continue following concerning reports that misinformation about the function of saleyards during the COVID-19 pandemic is being circulated to industry, media and the general public…Read More

Beef Central, April 2, 2020

Dalby sale 1 Apr 2020: Prices lift with quality

A lift in the quality of the young light weight yearling steers and heifers resulted in some price improvements…Read More

James Nason, April 2, 2020

Roma store 31 March 2020: Steers dominate yarding

Prices remained firm for quality cattle price variations reflective of quality…Read More

Beef Central, April 1, 2020

Feeder cattle prices drop 10pc in a matter of weeks

There’s been a dramatic retraction in feeder cattle prices over the past two or three weeks, with many export and domestic feeder categories falling 10 percent on values seen earlier in March…Read More

Jon Condon, March 31, 2020

Wagga sale 30 Mar 2020: Prices back 10-15c

After defying the drying conditions across the supply area and the COVID-19 outbreak, cattle prices cheapened as industry absorbs the global climate…Read More

Leann Dax, March 31, 2020

Young cattle trends mixed in another monster AuctionsPlus offering, but connectivity bugbears arise

Some young cattle categories lifted a little in price, while others eased in AuctionsPlus trading this week, in another enormous catalogue of 28,852 head. Friday’s sales encountered technical problems brought on by COVID-19 issues, however.
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Beef Central, March 28, 2020

Agriculture saleyards and auctions can continue: Littleproud

David Littleproud confirmed today that livestock saleyards and wool auctions are able to continue, as livestock peak councils back industry-wide steps to keep saleyards to prevent the spread of COVID-19…Read More

Beef Central, March 27, 2020

NLRS cattle market indicators in limbo, due to COVID-19 impact

Meat & Livestock Australia’s livestock market indicators have been temporarily suspended, under a raft of measures put in place through the National Livestock Reporting Service under COVID-19 constraints…Read More

Beef Central, March 27, 2020

Dalby sale 25 Mar 2020: Young cattle firm, heavier cattle lose ground

The large panel of export buyers included the return of a supermarket buyer plus most of the regular feeder operators and restockers. Most classes could not maintain the high levels of the previous week…Read More

Beef Central, March 19, 2020

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