Canberra Royal 2017

A great result with all 5 head winning their class. 

Longreach Sincerely Janelle- Senior & Grand Champion Female (top 5 interbreed) 

Longreach Maxine Marigold- Reserve Junior Champion Female 

Longreach Lumberjack Reserve- Senior Champion Bull

Longreach Leon- Reserve Junior Champion Bull

1st Breeders Group  

Longreach Rose Lara 1st in class 

 

6th Production Sale Tops at $18,500

6th Production Sale hits a high of $18,500 for Lot 44, purchased by Annette Tynan of Birubi Limousins, Wagga Wagga.  Longeach Maxine Jetstar, Homo-Polled French daughter of Donna Valley P. Maxine-Fleur by Viking made an attractive duo with her smart heifer calf at foot by new polled French sire, GHR Polled Aftershock.  She has been successfully rejoined to Aftershock.

The second top price was $10,500 for Lot 4, Longreach Gracious Lady, another French offering, by SVL Polled Enterprise out of Donna Valley Young Lady Y243 with heifer calf at foot by GHR Polled Aftershock.  She sold to Geoffrey and Jocelyn Owen of Glenola Limousins, Allans Flat, Victoria.  Also on their buying list, a PTIC heifer for $3,000.

The overall average for females sold was $3,800.

For a full report head over to our Sales page.

 

Canberra Royal 2016

A great Canberra Royal, 3 broad ribbons from 5 exhibits,
Longreach Lumberjack Junior Champion Bull, Longreach Know-It-All Reserve Junior Champion Bull (Limousins Nationals Lot 35) & Longreach Sophia Kreation Reserve Junior Champion Female (Longreach Production Sale).

COMMERCIAL SALE RESULTS

Longreach Limousins sold Limo x calves at Moss Vale sale yards this week and topped the sale. The cattle were sold through Jim Hindmarsh & Co.

One steer made 230.2C/kg weighing 330kg to a total off $795.66, and another made 227.2C/kg weighing 355kg to a total off $806.56. One heifer made 238.2C/kg weighing 315kg to a total of $750.33 and another 230.2C/kg weighing 325kg to a total of $748.15.

Five steers averaged 218.4 c/kg to a total of $735.89. Ten heifers averaged 216.4 c/kg to a total of $687.17.