Boner cows lifted to $1.60/kg to $2.52/kg
R2 heifers varied at $2.50/kg to $2.90/kg
A limited number of prime cattle continued to strengthen at Pukekohe last Saturday, where prime steers achieved $2.84/kg to $3.00/kg, and heifers returned $2.87/kg. Older store cattle had strong demand and light R2 whiteface steers fetched $2.99-$3.04/kg. Younger cattle softened, with better R1 steers at $3.15/kg to $3.36/kg, and medium crossbred heifers, $2.65/kg to $3.25/kg.