Forbes Cattle Sale Market Report

04/07/2022

Total Yarding – 321 Hd 

With widespread rain in the drawing area numbers dropped sharply. Quality was mixed with both finished and plainer cattle penned. Yearlings made up the majority of the offering. The usual buyers were present and competing.

Yearling steers to feed sold from 450c to 570c/kg. Those to processors received from 533c to 590c/kg. The heifer portion to processors received from. 540c to 588c/kg. The plainer types to feed sold from 490c to 580c/kg. Grown heifers were limited and reached 440c/kg.

A quality penning of approximately 80 cows saw prices lift 20c with heavy cows selling from 332c to 377c/kg