Markets | Cattle supply is driven by the big dry

OPPORTUNITIES: Buyers are benefiting from the conditions. The next Beaudesert Store Sale will be on December 7.
OPPORTUNITIES: Buyers are benefiting from the conditions. The next Beaudesert Store Sale will be on December 7.

Agents Bartholomew & Co reported a yarding of 767 head of cattle at their Beaudesert Store Sale on Saturday.

As the dry weather continues, so does the flow of cattle, creating some good buying opportunities.

A large number of 12 to 15-month old steers came to hand, generating competition from local and travelled buyers.

Weaner steers and heifers sold to an easier market, as did plainer conditioned cows and lesser quality heifers.

Ann Brook, Wallaces Creek, sold Droughtmaster steers 2 years for $1125.

MRJ Properties, Palen Creek sold Charbray steers 18 months for $1050.

Euro x steers 18 months account Steven and Karen Fox, Carneys Creek sold for $1040.

Pearl Martin, Kerry sold Brangus steers 15 months for $955.

Droughtmaster steers 14 months account Trevor Family Trust, Lamington sold for $840.

A large number of 12- to 15-month old steers came to hand, generating competition from both local and travelled buyers.

Charbray steers 12 months account Steve Teitzel, Woodhill sold for $745.

Fay Palethorpe, Tallebudgera sold Euro x steers 12 months for $680.

Angus x steers account Tracey Lindenberg, Woodhill sold for $690.

AM Moore Pty Ltd, Barney View sold Droughtmaster weaner steers for $565.

Ross Gilbert, Rosewood sold Droughtmaster weaner steers for $560.

Charolais x steers account Vaughan Signal and Natasha Ward, Roadvale sold for $500.

Fay Palethorpe sold Euro x heifers 18 months for $630.

Trevor Family Trust sold Santa x heifers 14 months for $560.

Charbray heifers 14 months account Kit Pastoral, Purga sold for $475.

Angus x heifers 15 months account Betty Zabinski, Beechmont sold for $490.

Marni Walsh, Delaneys Creek sold Droughtmaster cows for $1250.

Kit Pastoral sold Charbray cows for $700.

Singh Enterprises, Beaudesert sold Droughtmaster cows and calves for $800.

Charbray cows and calves account Kit Pastoral sold for $600.

The next Beaudesert Store Sale will be held on Saturday December 7, starting at 9.30am.