Buyers came from Tasmania and NSW to Barnawartha to set the trend for early 2019.
A buying order for export steers dominated the Casterton weaner steer sale and saw values equal to slightly firm on last year's sale.
About 850 head from the Wodonga Premier Annual Angus Grown and Weaner Sale are Tasmanian bound following last Thursday's sale.
Gerard Ryan, agent with Brian Unthank Rural, Albury, offered 180 Angus weaners at the Wodonga weaner sales, including 83 heifers, 97 steers.
A strong gallery of buyers from grass fatteners to feedlotters and restockers helped boost weaner heifer prices at Colac's female sale today.
One miserly truckload of backgrounder cattle was bound for New South Wales after the opening day of the Hamilton weaner sales.
Producing top quality Poll Hereford weaners is the focus for Clyde Lawrence whose calves are always in strong demand at the annual Casterton sales.
After taking over the reins of his family’s property, The Gums, Nathan Faroe will offer a quality draft of Angus weaners at next week’s Casterton sales.