Dubbo sale 12 Jan 2016: Hot conditions curb opening yarding

Numbers were up considerably compared to the first sale for 2017 which only produced 460 cattle. Almost all of the cattle were sourced from local districts with the very hot conditions throughout the week making it almost impossible for the far western people to contemplate stock work. There was one large consignment from the Coonamble district which consisted of 2, 4 and 6 tooth steers in forward condition. The balance of the yarding was a pretty good quality yarding with a good selection of prime cattle in most sections along with good numbers to suit the backgrounders and feeders. Ideal…

Source: Beef Central
Dubbo sale 12 Jan 2016: Hot conditions curb opening yarding