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Thursday cattle summary

According to MLA, cattle numbers at Dalby declined 22%, to 4,075 head. The yarding was made up of a good supply of yearlings, with a large offering of lighter weight vealers also penned. Quality throughout was fairly good, with several drafts of well-bred lines suitable for backgrounders and feeders also on offer. Light C2 yearling…
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Wednesday daily cattle summary

Cattle numbers at Roma Store increased 29% to 4,545 head. Quality varied across the offering, with scattered showers throughout the supply area sparking extra restocker interest. All the usual buyers were present, however not all operated fully – with suitable lines fluctuating throughout the sale says MLA. Light C2 vealer steers to restockers gained 1¢,…
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Wednesday daily sheep summary

According to Meat and Livestock Australia, at Forbes, lamb supplies lifted 23% to 27,850 head. Quality continued to be notably mixed, as with the exception of a few good lines of well finished lambs, the effects of the dry weather presented throughout most of the yarding. The usual buyers competed in a firm to slightly…
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Sheep summary – Tuesday

Lamb consignments at Dubbo declined 32% to 16,600 head. A mixed yarding was supplied, with a plainer, mixed quality offering yarded. Trade and heavy weights were in reasonable supply, with a large percentage of lighter drafts penned says MLA. Mutton numbers increased 16%, to 12,590 head. Some very good lines were on offer, with a…
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