Report Date: Tuesday, 06 October 2020
There was a small reduction of 143 head to 676 at Warwick.
Export buyer attendance was not as good as the previous week, however the usual feed and trade buyers, plus local and interstate restockers were present and operating. Light weight yearling steers returning to the paddock continued to experience very strong support, with well bred lines in demand.
Yearling steers to feed for the domestic market averaged 9c to 10c/kg better.
A handful of heavy weight yearling steers to feed sold to a dearer trend.
Yearling heifers generally sold to strong competition for the quality penned.
A small sample of bullocks averaged 4c/kg dearer. Good heavy weight cows could not maintain the improved prices of the previous sale.
Light weight yearling steers returning to the paddock made to an isolated 572c with a good sample averaging 471c/kg.
Yearling steers to feed for the domestic market made to 443c to average from 422c to 429c/kg.
A small selection of heavy weight yearling steers to feed averaged 401c, with a couple to the trade reaching 415.2c/kg.
Light weight yearling heifers returning to the paddock made to 469c to average 434c/kg.
Yearling heifers to feed made to 421c to average from 388c to 405c/kg.
A small selection of bullocks made to 366.2c to average 364c/kg. Medium weight 3 score cows averaged 275c and made to 284c/kg.
Good heavy weight cows made to 299.2c to average 296c/kg. Heavy weight bulls made 315c/kg