Roma store sale 20 Aug 2019: Cows face strong processor demand

Prices were firm in isolated patches for quality steers and heifers but fell away for lesser quality lines…Read More

Beef Central, August 21, 2019

Wagga sale 20 Aug: Most categories back 10-40c

A lack of buyer support and little competition from feedlots influenced rates in a larger yarding of 3540 at Wagga.  Most categories took a hit of 10-40c depending on condition and weight…Read More

Leann Dax, August 20, 2019

Murray Arnel: Firm to easier for Ballarat steers + VIDEO

Prices bid for feeder and restocker cattle returned to the levels of last winter at this month’s Ballarat store cattle sale, Murrray Arnel reports…Read More

Murray Arnel, August 19, 2019

Weaners and yearlings continue to dominate larger AuctionsPlus offering

Cattle numbers totalled 9985 head on AuctionsPlus this week, up three percent or 312 head on last week. Weaners and yearlings continue to dominate the offering, totalling 7888 head. Impacts from the seasonal conditions remain present, with clearance dipping 13pc to total 64pc across all cattle offered…Read More

Beef Central, August 17, 2019

Dubbo Sale 15 Aug 2019: Yarding increases to 6013 head

Prime bullocks reach 345c and prime grown heifers sell to 323c/kg in another good sized yarding…Read More

David Monk, August 16, 2019

Is there really a problem with F1 Wagyu?

Recent discussions among Wagyu industry stakeholders have suggested that the premiums are returning to the market, prompting Mecardo to go back to the data to assess if the anecdotal evidence stacks up against the AuctionsPlus sales figures…Read More

Matt Dalgleish, Mecardo, August 15, 2019

Dalby sale 14 Aug 2019: Firmer market for 4571 cattle

The trend of a large supply of cows continued, along with a relatively small sample of heavy grown steers and bullocks, and a good supply of yearling steers and heifers…Read More

Beef Central, August 15, 2019

Roma store sale 13 Aug 2019: Hereford cross steers top at $1652

Feedlot and restocker competition remained firm for quality lines but prices fell for the lesser quality lines…Read More

James Nason, August 14, 2019

Wagga Sale 13 Aug 2019: Store buyers add competition

Cattle prices remained strong with bidding from processors, feedlots and restockers at higher levels throughout the sale…Read More

Leann Dax, August 13, 2019

Lighter steer prices lift on AuctionsPlus

Ongoing adverse seasonal conditions have again been reflected in online livestock trading on AuctionsPlus this week. A total of 9545 cattle were listed, down about 20pc from last week’s 12,000 head, with clearance rates declining. Weaners and yearlings made up the vast majority of the offering, with 6000 head available…Read More

Jon Condon, August 10, 2019

Dalby sale 7 Aug 2019: Market eases in 5963 head sale

The buyers of the previous week were present and operating, however prices generally eased across a number of classes…Read More

Beef Central, August 8, 2019

Roma store sale 6 Aug 2019: Steers dominate 6282 yarding

Feedlot and restocker competition remained firm for quality lines but prices fell for the lesser quality lines…Read More

Beef Central, August 7, 2019

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