Big buyers abandon Pakenham as hot weather knocks fortnightly confidence, prices

Bryce Eishold
Updated February 27 2024 - 10:26am, first published February 22 2024 - 12:02pm
Pictures by Bryce Eishold

A "depleted" buying gallery at Pakenham's fortnightly store sale caused cattle prices to ease by more than $200 a head.

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

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