Report Date: 21st November 2023
Total Yarding: 2,575
With scattered showers Roma agents yarded 2,575 head. The market showed improvement on most descriptions. The regular processors in attendance’s and operating especially on better finished bullocks and heavy heifers. With cows firm to slightly stronger.
Light weight yearling steers under 200kg sold to 282c/kg. Yearling steers under 280kg made to 356c to average 314c/kg. Yearling steers under 330kg averaged 311c topping at 356c/kg. Medium weight steers under 400kg topped at 338c/kg with the over 400kg made to 267c and averaged 263c/kg.
Light weight yearling heifers under 200kg made from 200c to 280c to average 257c/kg. Yearling heifers under 280kg topped at 290c and averaged 264c/kg. Yearling heifers under 330kg made to 270c and averaged 253c/kg. Medium weight yearling heifers under 400kg averaged 227c topping at 240c/kg. Heavy weight yearling heifers over 400kg made from 191c to 210c/kg.
Manufacturing bullocks made from 140c to 245c/kg to average 220c/kg. Grown steers 400 to 500kg made to 242c with the 500 to 600kg selling to 242c/kg. Grown steers over 600kg made from 240c with grain assisted bullocks to 267c/kg.
The 2 score cows 400 to 520kg made from 120c to 193c to average 176c/kg. The 3 score cows over 520kg sold to 220c and averaged 205c/kg.
Light weight bulls under 450kg sold to 300c with the best of the heavy weight bulls selling to 235c to average 219c/kg.
Market Reporter David Friend.