2 May, 2021
Charbray cows and calves $3,020 at Laidley
Stacey Garrett and Aaron Erbacher, Adare, sold pens of cows and calves, with Charbrays making $3,020 and Droughtmasters $2,800 at the fortnightly Stariha Auctions Laidley cattle sale on Thursday (29 April, 2021). A good quality yarding of 506 head sold to exceptional prices, with several new buyers in operation.
Cooper Pastoral, Mt Mort, sold lines of Charbray weaners, with steers making $1,600, $1,560 and $1,490; and heifers $1,365.
Ken Klein, Cedarton, sold a pen of Murray Grey cows and calves for $2,800.
Jennifer Barkhuizen,Iredale, sold the top price cow, with an Angus cow making $1,815.
David Molkentien, Lowood, sold 20-22 month old Charolais steers for $2,130 and Brahman heifers for $1,705. Pat Ryan, Junction View, sold Droughtmaster and Charbray feeder steers for $2,240, $2,190, $2,035 and $1,960.
Leslie Fedrick, Woodlands, sold the top priced Brahman cross steer for $2,375.
Brannigan Family, Sandy Creek, sold South Devon steers for $1,695.
Ron Monro, Mt Tarampa, sold Droughtmaster feeder steers for $2,060.
LC Livestock, Lowood, sold a pen of Droughtmaster feeder steers for $2,000.
Glenn Armstrong, Rosewood, sold Santa and Senepol steers for $1,840, $1,795 and $1,550.
Glentate Pty Ltd, Lowood, sold Santa Hereford cross yearlings, with steers making $1,615 and heifers $1,490.
Paul Bonnett, Marburg, sold Charbray steers for $1,670, $1,655, $1,590 and $1,560.
Pat Speedy, Clumber, sold Brangus steers for $1,570 and heifers for $1,430.
Terry and Cheryl Ward,Postmans Ridge, sold Charbray steers for $1,600.
Neil Natalier, Upper Tenthill, sold Charolais cross weaner steers for $1,690 and $1,330.
Greg Beard, Vernor, sold 8 month old Charolais cross steers for $1,520.
Jim O’Keeffe, Ingoldsby, sold Charolais cross calves, 4-5 months, with steers making $1,290 and $1,160; and heifers $1,020.
Ian Lindenmayer, Mt Sylvia, sold Charolais and Angus weaners, 7-8 months, with steers making $1,460, $1,420 and $1,380; and heifers $1,280 and $1,130.
Bernie Baker, Ravensbourne, sold 4-5 month old Charolais calves, with males making $1,180 and heifers $1,030.
John and Dan Curtin,Mt Whitestone, sold pens of Charbray weaner heifers, 8 months, for $1,480 and $1,340.
Jason Munt and Sandra Whyte, Murphys Creek, sold Santa cows and calves for $2,500.
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