Calves pass $2500 a head as store market demand booms

Bryce Eishold
By Bryce Eishold
November 26 2021 - 7:30pm
Mick and Dawn Ernest, Cherrymount, Streatham, sold 300 mixed-sex Angus calves, Francs-blood, to a top price of $2550 at Ballarat. Also pictured is Nick Franc, Francs Angus stud, Beaufort.

Soaring cattle prices are showing no signs of easing in Victoria after nine and 10-month-old Angus calves sold beyond $2500 a head to restockers at Ballarat.

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Bryce Eishold

Bryce Eishold

Journalist

Bryce is an agricultural journalist for Australian Community Media's Stock & Land. He covers all aspects of ag from markets to politics and everything in between. Bryce is also the president of the Rural Press Club of Victoria. Email bryce.eishold@stockandland.com.au.

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