THE BUSY southern weaner selling season has begun to wind down, and what a big few weeks it has been.
Competition was deemed "ultra consistent" for the 2900-head annual weaner cattle yarding at Warrnambool on Friday.
HEIFERS offered at “joinable” weights attracted strong inquiry selling to 339c/kg at the Elders and Landmark Combined Heifer Weaner sale at Casterton on Thursday.
DESCRIBING Wodonga agents all breeds beef female sale, Thursday, as good quality could be considered an understatement.
Future breeder buyers and an eager band of lot and grass feeders were out in force bidding British breed heifers to higher prices than were initial expected on four day of the Hamilton beef weaner sales.
LOCAL buyers were active at Kyneton, “making” the annual weaner sale, according to Landmark Dwyer’s Greg Dwyer.
COMPLIANCE with animal welfare and National Livestock Identification Scheme (NLIS) requirements was a “pleasing” 100 per cent at the annual Casterton weaner sales held last week.