Strong spring outlook drives high clearance rates on AuctionsPlus

Part of a line of 460 209kg Angus backgrounder heifers from Goondwindi offered in four lots, which averaged 447c/kg or $933 a head on Friday. THE promise of a memorable spring/early summer grass growing season across large parts of eastern Australia saw clearance rates and prices remain strong on the AuctionsPlus national online marketing platform last week. Cattle numbers were steady, albeit lower than a couple of weeks earlier as rain influences continued – producing an offering last week of 6787 head. That figure was bolstered by the Targeted Feeder sale, a Tasmanian cattle sale, and last Monday’s Bid the…

Source: Beef Central
Strong spring outlook drives high clearance rates on AuctionsPlus