Saturday, December 9, 2023

Frankton cattle 15.01

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Two-year Hereford-Friesian steers, 512-534kg, returned $2.80/kg Ten 2-year Friesian bulls, 493kg, earned $2.75/kg Yearling Hereford-Friesian heifers, 305-326kg, eased to $2.42-$2.52/kg Yearling Friesian bulls, 434kg, fetched $2.76/kg Hereford-Friesian prime steers, 556-574kg, traded at $2.80-$2.81/kg
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Just on 616 cattle were penned at Frankton last Wednesday, with most trading on a softer market.

Ten two-year Hereford steers, 484kg, topped their section at $2.87/kg, while Hereford-Friesian, 369-399kg, mostly earned $2.72-$2.76/kg.

Autumn-born yearling Hereford-Friesian steers, 322-344kg, earned $2.70-$2.79/kg.

Yearling exotic bulls, 259-317kg, traded at $2.46-$2.49/kg.

Prime beef-dairy heifers, 511-562kg, softened to $2.68-$2.73/kg, with 14 South Devon, 451kg, a hard sell at $2.66/kg. Traditional bulls, 591-640kg, lost 14-30c/kg to $2.82-$2.89/kg.

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