The latest sale results from Tamworth Livestock Selling Agents Association (TLSAA).
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Tamworth Prime Cattle Market Highlight
Mon 21st November, 2016
Total yarding - 1285 (1095) (NB. Figures in brackets are last week's prices/numbers)
Market mainly firm Numbers were up slightly today with agents quoting the market as firm to dearer for the best cattle and a strong market for the better heavy cows. There was also some very good heifers on offer.
STEERS Vealer steers sold to 422c/kg (401c/kg), yearlings to 393c/kg (405c/kg) and grown steers sold to 351c/kg (346c/kg). Highlights included:
Angus vealer steers sold by NLP on account Wy-Wurrie Partnership made 422c/kg and averaged 151kg/$637;
Angus steers sold by ELD on account O’Grady made 367c/kg and averaged 338kg/$1240;
Angus yearling steers (pictured below left) sold by CP on account R & A Segboer made 365c/kg and averaged 354kg/$1292;
Steers (pictured below middle) sold by PPA on account PH & SR Wilson made 345c/kg and averaged 478kg/$1649
Steers (pictured below right) sold by G&C on account Avard made 351c/kg and averaged 473kg/$1660;
A single Angus steer sold by DCM made 310c/kg and came back at 605kg/$1872; and
Hereford steers sold by PPA on account Mrs Eileen Coombes made 309c/kg and averaged 606kg/$1872.
HEIFERS Vealer heifers sold to 433c/kg (416c/kg), yearlings sold to 345c/kg (340c/kg) and grown heifers sold to 332c/kg (305c/kg). Highlights included:
Vealer heifers sold by NLP on account Wy-Wurrie Partnership sold to 433c/kg for the lightest heifers and the heavier calves made 409c/kg and averaged 154kg/$629;
Angus/Angus x heifers (pictured below left) sold by G&C on account KM & KM Straw made 339c/kg and averaged 304kg/$1030 with Charolais heifers from the same vendor making 345c/kg and averaging 279kg/$962;
Santa heifers sold by PPA on account Redgrove made 384c/kg and averaged 384kg/$1282;
An outstanding run of Angus yearling heifers (pictured below) sold by IML on account Retaru sold to 334c/kg and averaged 323kg/$1078 with the heavier heifers making 318c/kg and averaging 412kg/$1310.
Angus/Angus x yearling heifers sold by G&C on account Bretandra made 299c/kg and averaged 447kg/$1336;
Heifers sold by PPA on account PH & SR Wilson made 345c/kg and averaged 420kg/$1415; and
Limousin x heifers sold by IML on account Matapouri sold to 307c/kg and averaged 494kg/$1516.
COWS Cowssold to 258c/kg (243c/kg) for Charolais x cows (pictured below left) sold by DCM on account AT & HM Ferris. They came back at 685kg/$1768. Other good sales included:
Cows (pictured below right) sold by PPA on account CK & JM Smith made 256c/kg and averaged 689kg/$1763; and
Angus cows sold by NLP on account Wy-Wurrie Partnership made 242c/kg and averaged 590kg/$1425.
BULLS Bulls sold to 271c/kg (270c/kg).
Last store sale 2016 - Friday 9th December
Last prime sale 2016 - Monday 19th December
First prime sale 2017 - Monday 9th January
First store sale 2017 - Friday 13th January
Disclaimer: All information is correct at the time of publication. While every effort is made to provide accurate figures no responsibility is taken for errors in reporting. For further details contact the selling agents.