Forbes Cattle Sale Market Report 20/05/24

Total Yarding – 1,606 Hd

Numbers increased this week with 1606 cattle yarded. Quality was mixed with mostly feeder weights penned. Heavy cows and grown prime cattle were also in good supply. All the regular buyers were present.

Young cattle to the trade were firm to dearer, prime yearling steers sold from 280c to 328c and prime yearling heifers, 230c to 323c/kg. Feeder steers held firm selling between 288c and 375c while feeder heifers were down 12c, 240c to 324c/kg.

Prime grown steers gained 10c selling from 260c to 325c and prime grown heifers were firm, 220c to 319c/kg. Cows lifted 10c, 2 and 3 scores sold from 130c to 233c and heavy prime cows 230c to 250c/kg. Bulls sold to 240c/kg.