Yearling heifers close the gap on steers

Bryce Eishold
August 28 2020 - 6:30am
SOLD: Nutrien Livestock agent Rodney Batchelor with clients Bert and Philip Davies, Guilford, Ouse, Tasmania, with a pen of 11 of their steers, 410kg, which made 412c/kg or $1690 at Powranna.
SOLD: Nutrien Livestock agent Rodney Batchelor with clients Bert and Philip Davies, Guilford, Ouse, Tasmania, with a pen of 11 of their steers, 410kg, which made 412c/kg or $1690 at Powranna.

Aggressive restocking has narrowed the price difference between yearling steers and heifers at some Victorian saleyards to the lowest point in more than three years.

Bryce Eishold

Bryce Eishold

Senior journalist

Bryce is a senior journalist with Australian Community Media's Stock & Land where he reports on all aspects of agriculture. Bryce is also the president of the Rural Press Club of Victoria. Email Bryce at bryce.eishold@stockandland.com.au.

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