28 April 2021

Kaikohe cattle sale 28.04.2021

  • Cows with calves at foot fetched $930

  • Nice weaner Simmental-cross bulls, 160kg, sold to $540

  • Vetted-in-calf cows traded at $1.90-$1.92/kg and medium empty cows $1.60/kg

There was a smaller sale of 480 head at Kaikohe on Wednesday, PGG Wrightson agent Vaughan Vujcich reported with the market was mostly on par with the previous sale. R2 Angus-Friesian steers earned $2.53-$2.55/kg, while same aged heifers varied from $2.00/kg to $2.45/kg. Yearling Angus-cross steers made $2.80/kg to $3.00/kg and better heifers sold up to $2.50/kg.