8 February 2020

Pukekohe cattle sale 8.02

  • Medium prime crossbred steers came back to $2.39-$2.50/kg
  • Medium prime heifers softened to $2.38-$2.48/kg
  • Medium yearling Hereford-Friesian heifers sold over a range of $2.25/kg to $2.52/kg
  • Bulls traded at $1000-$1550, $2.26/kg to $2.50/kg
  • Boner cows managed $1.09/kg to $1.46/kg

Dry conditions, continued easing schedules and very limited processor space meant vendors were prepared to meet the market at Pukekohe on Saturday 8th February.

Medium weaner steers returned $490-$640, while heifers earned $395-$510.