A LARGE gallery of buyers converged on Merridale Angus stud’s Tennyson property on Friday, to bid on an even lineup of bulls, cows, and cows and calves.
THE GUBBINS family of Coolana Angus decided to disperse their seedstock breeding enterprise 12 months ago, when they staged the biggest ever dispersal in the Australian Angus breed’s history.
THE MARKET was strong, particularly on high quality cattle, in a mixed yarding at Pakenham’s store cattle sale on Thursday, according to Everitt, Seeley and Bennetts agent Jarrod Bennetts.
Landmark International, has cast its procurement net across Bass Strait to seize several hundred weaner cattle from Powranna’s monthly store market.
COMPETITION was keen and prices slightly improved for the heavier pens of grown and weaner steers at the Landmark Ballarat annual cattle sale on Friday.
Southern NSW restockers jockeyed for quality females at the Reiland Angus Invitational Premier Angus Breeder Sale, paying to a top of $2800.
DESPITE the softening of the cattle market in recent weeks, the Branson family, Banquet Angus, Mortlake, had every reason to smile at the completion of their 19th annual bull sale.
Records tumbled last Friday when the annual offering of first-cross ewes went under the hammer at Barellan.