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September 8 2023 - 6:45am
Tamworth agent Angus Newcombe sold Angus and Angus-cross steers and heifers on behalf of Chris Oxford, Lotess Grazing, Barraba, at Tamworth last Friday. A pen of six steers topped at $920 a head. Picture by Simon Chamberlain.
Tamworth agent Angus Newcombe sold Angus and Angus-cross steers and heifers on behalf of Chris Oxford, Lotess Grazing, Barraba, at Tamworth last Friday. A pen of six steers topped at $920 a head. Picture by Simon Chamberlain.

Mixed price trends across the NSW cattle market in the past week failed to curb the fall in the Eastern Young Cattle Indicator, which now sits well below the 500 cents a kilogram (carcase weight) mark.

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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.

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