“RECORD SALEYARD PRICE AT SILVERDALE $9.10C/KG”
Livestock Agent – Hayes & Co, yarded 1112 head on Friday 17th March at their 11th annual show & sale.
Cattle sold to a firm to dearer market for all descriptions. The judge for the day was Jack Travers of Teys Brothers at Beenleigh. Cattle were yarded from as far as Nebo, Goovigen, Taroom, Kingaroy, Murgon and local areas. Buyers travelled far and wide with a full panel of new buyers from Roma, Dalby, Kingaroy, Murgon, Meandarra including the usual Silverdale buyers which created strong competition.
Grand Champion Exhibit of the show and Senior Champion Steer was won by:
Alan Crawford & family of Glenvillan Pastoral Co Kingaroy with a limousin steer which weighed 770 kg, 2.90 cents per kg, and came back at $2233.00 which was purchased by Drylands Pastoral Co.
Reserve Champion Exhibit of the show and Senior Champion Heifer was won by:
Alan Crawford & family of Glenvillan Pastoral Co with a limousin heifer, weighing 665 kg, 3.02 cents per kg, to return $2008.00, which was purchased by Tey Bros – Beenleigh.
Junior Champion Pen of Steers was won by:
Stanhope Cattle Co of Cushnie with a pen of Charbray steers, weighing 750kg, 3.08 cents per kg, to return $2310.00 was purchased by JBS Australia – Dinmore.
Junior Champion Steer was won by:
Beard & Cameron of Fernvale with a charbray steer weighing 715 kg, 3.04 cents per kg, to return $2173.00 which was purchased by JBS Australia – Dinmore.
Junior Champion pen of Female was won by:
TP & JE Surawski of Croftby with a pen of limousin heifers, weighing 523kg, 3.08 cents per kg to return $1581.00 which was purchased by Nolan Feedlot at Gympie.
Junior Champion Female was won by:
TP & JE Surawski with a limousin heifer weighing 535 kg, 3.22 cents per kg, to return $1722.00 which was purchased by Highchester Meats at Gleneagle.
Champion grass fed pen of Steers was won by:
Doug & Louise Gelhaar of Ingoldsby with a pen of charbray bullocks weighing 720 kg, 2.90 cents per kg, to return $2088.00 which was purchased by JBS Australia.
Champion grass fed Pen of Female was won by:
Andrew P & RA Jackwitz of Lowood with a pen of charolais cows, 2.36 cents per kg, weighing 651kg to return $1538.00 was purchased by JBS Australia.
Champion Pen of Feed on Cattle was won by:
Wilson Neuendorf of Neuendorf Farms Kalbar weighing 347kg, 3.36 cents per kg, to return $1165.00 and was purchased by P & L McMahon from Killarney.
“New Silverdale Sale Record Price”
A new Silverdale record Sale price was achieved with Trevor and Kayleen Turner of Mt Alford, with a limousin vealer steers making an incredible $9.10 cents per kg, weighing 305kg and returning $2775.50.
Some other highlights of the sale included:
- David Silcock of Mutdapilly sold a pen of limousin steers for 3.26 cents per kg, weighing 383 kg and returning $1248.00.
- AJB Property Trust of Purga sold a pen of brangus steers for 3.22 cents per kg, weighing 452kg to returned $1455.00.
- Brisbane Valley Protein sold a pen of santa steers, 3.18 cents per kg, 390kg to return $1240.00.
- Colin Ward of Beaudesert sold a pen of droughtmaster steers for 3.16 cents per kg weighing 484 kg to return $1530.00.
- Tom & Joy Surawski sold a pen of droughtmaster steers for 3.16 cents per kg and weighing 478kg to return $1511.00.
- Steven & Karen Fox of Croftby sold a pen of charbray steers for 3.16 cents per kg weighing 444 kg to return $1404.00.
- Dot Baker of Kalbar sold a pen of charbray bullock for 2.84 cents per kg to weigh 672 kg and return $1910.00.
- Trevor and Kayleen Turner sold a pen of angus bullock for 2.96 cents per kg to weigh 650kg and return $1924.00.
- Roslyn D’Addona of Chinghee Creek sold limousin vealer steer for 5.20 cents per kg to weigh 275 kg and return $1430.00.
- Dot Baker sold a pen of weaner charbray steers for 3.47 cents per kg to weigh 289kg to return $1010.00.
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