Price check for young cattle on AuctionsPlus, with lighter steers easing 5-15c

Heifers with their first calves at foot sold from $1750 to $2950 on Friday, with the top price paid for these Angus heifers from Armidale, NSW with Wagyu calves at foot. SIGNIFICANT price checks were seen in some young cattle categories on the AuctionsPlus national on-line marketing platform on Friday, in line with recent physical saleyard trends seen in some selling centres. Lighter steer categories eased 5-15c/kg liveweight in value, as Friday’s AuctionsPlus offering dropped by 13 percent to 10,962 head offered across five sales. The reduction in numbers in response to a softening in the market over the past…

Source: Beef Central
Price check for young cattle on AuctionsPlus, with lighter steers easing 5-15c