Brooksdale calves top Cheviot sales

Last updated 12:45 11/04/2014

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Top steer calves offered by the Spencer family from Brooksdale cattle topped the two-day Cheviot calf sales. 

In the sale of 2200 calves last week, the top pen of steer calves winning the Kathleen Rutherford memorial trophy were from the Spencer family. The calves averaged a live weight of 317 kilograms and made $800 a head. 

Traditional steer calves made 218 cents a kg to 250c/kg with sales to 261c, and exotic steer calves 212c to 250c with sales to 275c. Traditional heifer calves made 180c/kg to 210c with sales to 217c, and exotic heifer calves 182c to 220c with sales to 230c.

Sales included:

ME&GE Spencer 110 angus and ang cross steers at $500 to $820 and 81 heifers at $420 to $610

RJ & RJ Reed 40 ang & angx strs at $490 to $590

AJ & AM Prentice 23 ang & angx strs at $440 to $540 and 31 hfrs at $370 to $440

PN & LA Dickson 26 angx & charolaisx strs $575 to $710 and 11 charx hfrs at $405 to $550

Ngroma Farm 38 angx and hereford strs at $330 to $450 and 18 angx hfrs at $275

Moore Farm 14 ang & angx strs at $535 to $635 and 18 hfrs at $250 to $445

C L Forrester 30 ang & angx strs at 380 to $580 and 4 hfrs at $470

Lynton Downs 81 ang & angx strs at $530 to $640

Glenn Albyn 70 ang, angx and charx strs at $400 to $770 and 64 hfrs at $300 to $560

C & G Bennett 45 ang strs at $510 to $615

Glenstrae P/ship 34 ang &angx strs at $430 to $680 and 29 hfrs at $405 to $550

Athlone Pastures 19 ang strs $380 to $570 and 18 hfrs at $375 to $425

C J Fitjer 10 ang strs at $555 and 4 hfrs at $365

Bardale 22 ang & shtx strs at $540 to $620 and 7 hfrs at $435

PST Davies 17 Hereford hfrs at $560 to $610

Mendip Hills 56 angx hfrs at $320 to $395

Colenso Farm 22 ang strs at $500 to $575

Pinaki Farm 29 ang & angx strs at $655 to $750 and 12 angx hfrs at $490

ML & KE Crampton 34 angx strs at $505 to $675, 17 hfrs at $415 to $480

D G Spencer 28 angx strs at $355 to $520 and 29 hfrs at$355 to $425

J J C Gardner 44 ang &angx strs at $480 to $575 and 30 hfrs at $350 to $450

D C Carter 30 ang strs at $425 to $486

JRW&NB Hiatt 40 ang &angx strs at $505 to $635 and 10 angx hfrs at $485

M J Johnstone 11angx strs at $650 and 11 hfrs at 440 to $500

Seaward Downs 40 ang strs at $490 to $645

MG&AJ Pitts 42 ang and charx strs at 600 to $735 and 19 charx hfrs at $525 to $620

RI&JM Wainskill 49 ang and charx strs at $500 to $640 and 29 charx hfrs at $445 to $540

HD&LM Pain 60 ang strs at $580 to $715

ME&LM Winskill 40 ang and charx strs at $545 to $785 and 20 charx hfrs at $525 to $610

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Maxwelton Farm 17 ang strs at $590 to $680 and 19 hfrs $425 to $460

Leamington Down s 72 ang,angx and herf strs $400 to $590 and 51 hfrs at $360 to $425

Glandfyi 30 ang strs at $610 to $690 and 23 hfrs at $450 to $495

GE&CM Burnett 25 ang & angx strs at $485 to $595 and 12 hfrs at$445

DN&ES Maxwell 13 charx strs at $600 and 29 hfrs at $460 to $510

Jacks Block 25 charx strs at $630 to $720 and 26 hfrs at $540 to $635

Seawaed Stock 9 charx strs at $445 and 8 hfrs at $340

Acheron Holdings 11 simmentalx strs at $490 and 8 hfrs at $430

Manuka Bay 17 charx strs at $520 to $630

Davaar 14 murray grey strs at $635 to $645 and 15 hfrs at $475 to$535

Koromiko Farm 4 strs at $480 and 49 angx and herfx hfrs at $340 to $405.

- Fairfax Media

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