Dalby sale 25 Jan 2023: Mild steer costs raise

Yarding 3324 Change +915

A lot of the cattle had been drawn from the native areas with one consignment of 486 head from Chinchilla.

Purchaser attendance was just like the earlier sale.

Costs for nicely bred mild weight yearling steers returning to the paddock improved by 20c to 30c/kg. The higher finish of the yearling steers to feed lifted in value by 5c to 9c/kg.

Heavy grown steers and bullocks expertise little or no change in value.

A big run of PTIC cows to restockers obtained wonderful assist. Nonetheless cows to processors misplaced 6c to 8c/kg. Mild weight yearling steers returning to the paddock made to the occasional 568c with a big quantity at 503c/kg.

Restockers and feeder operators paid from 524c to 526c on the 280 to 330kg yearling steers with most gross sales from 471c to 480c/kg. Medium weight yearling steers to feed made to 468c to common 443c and restockers paid to 522c/kg. Heavy weight yearling steers to feed made within the occasional 458c to common 407c/kg.

Mild weight yearling heifers to restockers averaged 432c and made to 465c/kg. Yearling heifers to feed averaged 414c/kg Heavy grown steers and bullocks made to 361c to common 350c/kg. Heavy weight PTIC cows returned to the paddock at a mean of 319c with gross sales to 346c/kg.

Heavy weight cows to processors made to 295c to common 289c/kg.

Heavy weight bulls made 270c/kg.

Market Reporter: Trevor Hess

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Grant Daniel Lengthy report

Numbers improved once more this week to climb to 3324 head with GDL yarding 1148 head. The same old panel of patrons had been current and energetic this week. Costs in your slaughter cattle continued to melt this week to various levels, good heavy cows bought to across the 280c/kg mark. Bulls bought nearer to the 250c/kg. Bullocks bought persistently shut 350/kg and heifers going to processors had been agency, although not many to cite. Feeder steers improved once more, up one other 10c/kg on common and heifers remained pretty agency. Light-weight yearling steers noticed the most effective enchancment at 20 to 30c/kg higher. Yearling heifers didn’t expertise a lot change.

Prime Quotes
Heifers as much as 400kg – 320c/kg, 384c/kg, 360c/kg
Cows as much as 400kg –184c/kg, 220c/kg, 200c/kg
Cows 400kg to 500kg –231c/kg, 285c/kg, 272c/kg
Cows over 500kg –240c/kg, 295c/kg, 280c/kg
Steers & bullocks over 500kg –327c/kg, 361c/kg, 349c/kg

Retailer & Feeder Quotes
Steers as much as 200kg –582c/kg, 582c/kg, 582c/kg
Steers 200kg to 280kg –430c/kg, 568c/kg, 502c/kg
Steers 280kg to 330kg – 320c/kg, 526c/kg, 480c/kg
Steers 330kg to 400kg –340c/kg, 522c/kg, 440c/kg
Feeder steers over 400kg – 310c/kg, 458c/kg, 407c/kg
Heifers as much as 200kg –410c/kg, 436c/kg, 418c/kg
Heifers 200kg to 280kg –320c/kg, 465c/kg, 432c/kg
Heifers 280kg to 330kg –352c/kg, 454c/kg, 420c/kg
Heifers 330kg to 400kg –342c/kg, 419c/kg, 401c/kg
Feeder heifers over 400kg –304c/kg, 418c/kg, 377c/kg
Feeder/Boat Bulls –272c/kg, 430c/kg, 370c/kg
Slaughter Bulls – 210c/kg, 280c/kg, 252c/kg


Angus Bulls bought by AP & GM Lloyd of Chinchilla to processors 262.2/kg, 1075kg, $2819.

Santa Cows bought by Undaban Pastoral Co of Tara to processors 291.2c/kg, 591.0kg, $1721.

Angus X Heifers bought by DP & LM McMahon of Millmerran to feedlotters 416.2c/kg, 397.5kg, $1654.

Angus X Steers bought by Kibble Household Belief of Miles to processors 397.2c/kg, 547.9kg, $2176.

Angus X Steers bought by Tanami P’Ship of Goondiwindi to feedlotters 454.2c/kg, 395.0kg, $1794.

Speckle Park Ylg Steers bought by PG & SA Wolski of Kingaroy to feedlotters 440.0c/kg, 398.6kg, $1754.

Charolais X Ylg Heifers bought by J McNamara of Dalby to feedlotters 404.2c/kg, 363.3kg, $1469.

Sources: NLRS, Japanese Rural, GDL