Coalgate cattle and sheep 23.01

  • Yearling Angus-cross steers, 333kg, fetched $2.85/kg

  • Yearling Hereford-Friesian steers, 270kg, made $2.44/kg

  • Prime Angus steers, 510-551kg, earned $2.72-$2.79/kg

  • Top cuts of prime ewes made $180-$194

Taranaki dairy-beef weaner fair 23.01

  • Friesian bulls, 102kg, sold for $600

  • Hereford-Friesian bulls, 140-143kg, earned $635-$655

  • Speckle Park-cross heifers, 141kg, sold well at $580

Charlton sheep 23.01

  • Heavy prime lambs held at $155

  • Heavy prime ewes lifted $10 to $170

  • Top store lambs were steady at $110

  • Local trade rams earned $90

Taranaki cattle sale 22.01

  • Good purebred yearling Angus bulls, 390-428kg, fetched $1380-$1400

  • Yearling Jersey bulls, 374-429kg, sold well at $1000-$1070

  • Prime steers, 580-590kg, softened to $2.68-$2.73/kg

Kaikohe cattle 22.01

  • Two-year traditional steers earned $2.60/kg to $2.74/kg

  • Two-year Hereford and Friesian bulls traded at $2.40-$2.50/kg

  • Better two-year beef-cross heifers returned $2.50-$2.60/kg

  • Dairy and beef cows with calves-at-foot earned $1000-$1220 per unit

  • Weaner Angus Stablizer-cross bulls, 220kg, managed $726, $3.30/kg

Balclutha sheep sale 22.01

  • Heavy prime lambs lifted $10-$20 to $150-$180

  • Medium prime lambs gained $5-$10 to earn $125-$140

  • Heavy prime ewes held at $140-$160

  • Top store lambs improved slightly for the top end, up to $110-$117

  • Medium store lambs held at $100-$105

Rongotea cattle sale 22.01

  • Two-year Hereford bulls, 603-705kg, eased at $2.65/kg to $2.85/kg

  • 18-month Jersey bulls, 403-435kg, held at $2.34/kg to $2.55/kg

  • Yearling Angus-cross steers, 257-365kg, traded from $2.30/kg to $2.72/kg

  • Yearling Hereford-Friesian heifers, 315-377kg, ranged from $1.62/kg to $2.30/kg

  • Weaner Friesian bulls, 112-170kg, eased to $370-$450

Frankton cattle 22.01

  • Two-year Hereford-Friesian steers, 542-575kg, traded at $2.68-$2.72/kg

  • Yearling Hereford-Friesian steers, 334-430kg, softened to $2.65-$2.71/kg

  • Yearling Hereford-dairy heifers, 308-338kg, fetched $2.43-$2.50/kg

  • Yearling Friesian bulls, 429-449kg, eased to $2.42-$2.43/kg

  • Prime Hereford-Friesian heifers, 490-559kg, softened to $2.66-$2.67/kg

Stortford Lodge store cattle and sheep 22.01

  • Yearling Angus steers, 380-435kg, firmed to $3.02/kg

  • Yearling exotic-cross heifers, 393-424kg, also firmed to $2.84-$2.88/kg

  • Yearling Angus heifers, 324-363kg, varied from $2.62/kg to $2.78/kg

  • Good male lambs firmed to $100-$113

Frankton dairy-beef weaner fair 21.01

  • Red Hereford-Friesian steers, 110-160kg, held at $425-$555

  • Charolais-Friesian heifers, 142-147kg, were well-received at $520-$590

  • Angus-Friesian heifers, 112kg, varied at $380-$410

  • Charolais-Friesian bulls, 126-163kg, traded at $580-$655