Extra bullock weight worth the wait

By Karen Bailey
September 29 2021 - 8:01pm
Forbes Livestock and Agency Company's Tim Mackay and Jack Piercy with 730kg steers sold by Jeff Cronin, Bourke, for 462c/kg during the Forbes prime cattle sale on Monday.

GROWN steers are hard to find in the saleyards, but for vendors taking the time to finish cattle at the heavier weights it's still paying dividends.



Karen Bailey

Market analyst

Agricultural markets analyst and journalist for The Land newspaper. Former national cattle and lamb/sheep market analyst with Meat and Livestock Australia.