There were 1.75 million cattle sold via saleyards in NSW during the 2017-18 financial year.
Adams family from Staghorn Flat, Victoria, receives best presented pen that sold for $1135 a head today at the Northern Victoria Livestock Exchange (NVLX).
Dennis Heywood and sons Neil and Lachlan sold 492 head of Angus during day one of the Angus grown and weaner sales at Northern Victoria Livestock Exchange (NVLX) today.
Rod and Rodda Manning, Mansfield, Victoria, sold 510 steers of Glendalloch bloodlines ranging in weight from 296 to 366 kilograms.
October storm rain across NSW certainly helped spark up the young cattle market which even this week was still firm to dearer.
The young cattle market has continued to zoom higher with the Eastern Young Cattle Indicator now more than 25 cents a kilogram (carcase weight) higher than it was a week ago.
RAIN in the past fortnight, the prospect of more this week and renewed buyer confidence has lifted cattle prices right across NSW.
The best of the cows with calves were a line of four- to six-year-old Angus cows with good young calves.