Balclutha sheep 1.07

  • Heavy prime rams made $70

  • Top store lambs softened to $100-$110, medium $80-$90 and light $60-$70

Frankton cattle sale 30.06

  • Specially advertised R2 Angus steers, 496-519kg, fetched $2.91-$2.96/kg

  • R2 Angus heifers, 280-382kg, returned $2.68-$2.72/kg

  • Specially advertised R1 Hereford-Friesian heifers, 141-143kg, improved to $550-$600

  • R1 beef-dairy bulls, 195-290kg, realised $605-$650

  • A small entry of prime steers, 695-705kg, strengthened to $2.91/kg

Rangiuru cattle and sheep 30.06

  • Prime Angus heifers, 531kg, earned $2.73/kg

  • Prime Charolais cows, 662kg, made $2.39/kg

  • Prime beef and beef-cross cows fetched $2.18-$2.26/kg

  • R1 Angus steers, 136-170kg, traded at $570-$580

  • R1 Friesian bulls, 283kg, achieved $730

Canterbury Park cattle and sheep; 30.06

  • R2 Angus steers, 393-438kg, fetched $2.45-$2.53/kg

  • Prime traditional steers, 540-820kg, sold from $2.40/kg to $2.54/kg

  • Prime lambs rose by $3-$5 per head with the majority $135-$179

  • One very heavy ewe pen earned $215

Lorneville cattle and sheep sale 29.06

  • Prime dairy heifers, 370-440kg, traded at $1.50/kg to $2.02/kg

  • R2 Friesian bulls, 300kg, fetched $2.00/kg

  • Top prime two-tooths strengthened to $156, with medium at $121-$136, and light $90-$111

  • Romney ewes, scanned-in-lamb, sold at $130

  • Mixed-age Perendale ewes, scanned-in-lamb, were bought for $150

Stortford Lodge prime cattle and sheep 29.06

  • Angus steers, 517-542kg, lifted to $3.20-$3.22/kg

  • Top ewes held at $132-$144

  • Very-heavy cryptorchid lambs held at $156-$167

  • Heavy to very-heavy ram lambs fetched $139-$165

  • Heavy to very-heavy ewe lambs strengthened to $134.50-$143

Wellsford store cattle 29.06

  • R2 traditional steers, 325-464kg, improved to $2.75-$2.77/kg

  • R2 Angus and Angus-Hereford heifers, 364kg, lifted to $2.62/kg

  • R1 Angus-cross steers, 169-206kg, strengthened to $600-$690

  • Eleven R1 Angus steers, 131kg, were chased to $640, $4.89/kg

  • R1 Hereford-Friesian heifers, 148-150kg, improved to $500-$530

Temuka prime and boner cattle; all sheep 29.06

  • Angus-Hereford steers, 545kg, earned $2.56/kg

  • Hereford bulls , 674-738kg, fetched $2.67-$2.72/kg

  • Friesian bulls, 567-745kg, sold well at $2.54-$2.60/kg

  • Hereford heifers, 559-658kg, improved 12c/kg to sell at $2.40-$2.47/kg

  • 200 scanned-in-lamb Texel-Romney ewes earned $114-$133

Feilding prime cattle and sheep 29.06

  • Traditional bulls, 740-800kg, earned $3.02-$3.08/kg

  • Speckle Park bulls, 725kg, made $2.92/kg

  • The top ewes softened to $151-$159, with medium to good lines $110-$150

Pukekohe cattle 27.06

  • R2 steers earned $2.52-$2.56/kg

  • R2 crossbred heifers traded at $2.40-$2.49/kg

  • R1 steers were steady at $550-$610, $3.57/kg to $3.80/kg

  • R1 heifers lifted to $550-$685, $2.55/kg to $2.75/kg

  • Boner cows varied at $1.21/kg to $2.00/kg