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2018 Sale bulls
Offering 20 bulls and 38 females including cows with calves and heifers from the highest quality families at Wallawong, the 21st Anniversary Sale on 12 July 2018 will be something special. View the Supplementray Sheets below for up to date weights and carcase scanning data.
2018 Sale Results
BULLS reached a high of $18,000 and females topped at $5000 at the 21st Anniversary Wallawong Carcase Quality Sale at “Marriot Park”, Gunnedah, on July 12.
Fifteen of the 19 Murray Grey bulls sold for an average of $6077 and twenty females averaged $2975.
Diane Whale of Glenliam Farm Murray Greys, Glen William, bought the top bull, paying $18,000 for Wallawong Magic Man M47, a 24-month-old son of Lindsay Fusion F94 and Wallawong Emerald F68. The bull weighed 910 kilograms, had an eye muscle area (EMA) of 127 square centimetres, intramuscular fat of 7.6 per cent and rump and rib fat of 18 millimetres and 16mm. He had a scrotal size of 43cm and had estimated breeding values (EBVs) of +31, +49, and +78 for 200-, 400- and 600-day weight.
Mrs Whale said Glenliam will use the bull in the stud and commercial herd, along with marketing semen.
“We were looking for the right balance between conformation and carcase quality and to have his EMA, fats and marbling combined is very rare.” Mrs Whale said
Three bulls made $7000, Lot 1 Wallawong Masterclass M22 and Lot 6 Wallawong Master & Commander selling to new clients in Western Australia and repeat client Warren Gunter taking Lot 9 Wallawong Mercury M45 back to Baradine.
In the females, Lot 21 Wallawong Gale K116 a three and a half year old cow by $10,000 Wallawong Winchester with silver bull calf at foot by Wallawong Masterclass reached the top price, selling for $5000 to Guy Burnett, Wagga Wagga. Mr Burnett also paid the second top price of $4750 for unjoined heifer Wallawong T.T. N35, a Wallawong Ripsnorter daughter from the T.T family line. Overall Burnett Pastoral Trust bought five females in the sale to average $3400.
Among the volume buyers of females were Alwyn Peffer, Brisbane who purchased 5 females and Russell Kidd, Mareeba, who took home three females.
Bulls for Sale: Angus and Murray Grey bulls always available – please contact us to discuss what is currently available. Next Sale event is Ag Quip August 21-23. Contact Lachlan on 0402 839373.
Wallawong Carcase Quality Sale 1pm Thursday 13 July 2017 on property ‘Marriot Park’, Gunnedah
Offering 25 carcase focussed Murray Grey bulls and 20 high quality females. Contact us via email for a catalog if you are not already on our hard copy mailing list.
Inspections welcome from 10:30am on sale day or other times by appointment.
View or download the 2017 Wallawong Carcase Quality Sale Catalogue and Supplementary Sheet below:
Some of the 2017 Sale bulls are pictured below:
SALE FEMALES: These high performance females will add quality to any herd. Auction 1pm Thursday 13 July 2017. Phone bidding available Please call 0402 839373 to discuss.
For knowledge and experience, you can’t go past the team at Wallawong Murray Greys. With a background in meat science and meat judging, we’re constantly striving to improve our processes and be a leader in the bull and cattle industry. Our impressive cattle sale results are proof of our high-quality stud bulls and dedicated cattle breeding programs.
2016 Carcase Quality Sale highlights
- 21 bulls sold to $10,000 to average $5636
- 12 registered unjoined heifers sold to $3250 to average $2250
- 10 commercial unjoined heifers sold to $3100 to average $2450
2016 Emerald AgGrow Sale highlights
- 5 bulls sold to $13,000 to average $7100
2015 Carcase Quality Sale highlights
- 21 Bulls (total clearance) sold to $20,000 to average $6666
- 11 registered unjoined heifers (total clearance) sold to $2750 to average $2068
- 6 commercial unjoined heifers (total clearance) sold to average $1700.
Paddock sales of herd bulls and females happen throughout the year so please contact Wallawong Murray Greys to arrange an inspection. You can also take a look at some of our past sale bull gallery for more information.
If you’re interested in purchasing our Murray Grey cattle for sale, including stud bulls, heifers, semen and embryos, come and check us out at one of the following Murray Grey cattle sales events.