R1 crossbred bulls earned $2.20/kg to $2.45/kg
R1 heifers sold to $2.30-$2.40/kg
A limited number of boner cows made $1.70/kg
Around 400 head of mixed-quality cattle were offered at Kaikohe last Wednesday, PGG Wrightson agent Vaughan Vujcich reported. R2 heifers firmed and good beef-cross types achieved $2.60-$2.70/kg. R2 steers eased with the best $2.65-$2.68/kg, and the next cut $2.50-$2.60/kg. A nice line up of Hereford-cross cows and calves achieved $1235. Better R1 steers fetched at least $3.00/kg.