Livestock

Dalby Beef Bonanza

The 3rd Annual Dalby Beef Bonanza was held on Wednesday 3rd October 2018.

A total of 918 head consigned to Ray White Eastern Rural saw 400 head eligible for the Beef Bonanza competition. Competition saw both local and across the downs vendors showcase quality lines of cattle which considering the current conditions presented in great condition.

Section 1 – Export Weight Feeders

Class 1 – Pen of 6 to 12 Steers 401-520kg –Sponsored by Dalby Rural Supplies

1st Place – Pen 644  Vendor I & R McKelvie, Moonie

2nd Place – Pen 642 Vendor I & R McKelvie, Moonie

Class 2 – Pen of 6 to 12 Heifers 401-520kg – Sponsored by O’Shea’s Windsor Dalby

1st Place – Pen 666 Vendor Dangarfield Cattle Co, Taroom

2nd Place – Pen 667 Vendor Dangarfield Cattle Co, Taroom

Champion Export Weight Feeder Exhibit

Pen 644 Vendor I & R McKelvie, Moonie

12 Angus X Steers 290c/kg avg475kg $1377.50/hd

Section 2 – Trade Weight Feeders

Class 3 – Pen of 6 to 12 Steers 300-400kg –Sponsored by Dangarfield Cattle Co

1st Place – Pen 654 Vendor DF, SJ, FH & LM McNamara, Tara

2nd Place – Pen 655 Vendor DF, SJ, FH & LM McNamara, Tara

Class 4 – Pen of 6 to 12 Heifers 300-400kg – Sponsored by Swallings Transport

1st Place – Pen 679 Vendor JR & KL Burton, Maclagan

2nd Place – Pen 671 Vendor Campbell Family Trust, Condamine

Champion Trade Weight Feeder Exhibit

Pen 654 Vendor DF, SJ, FH & LM McNamara, Tara

12 Hereford X Steers 280.2c/kg avg 365.8kg $1025.07/hd

Section 3 – Weaner Classes

Class 5 – Pen of 6 to 12 Steers 200-300kg – Sponsored by BMO Business Centre & NAB Agribusiness

1st Place – Pen 615 Vendor G & S Hohns, Pittsworth

2nd Place – Pen 612 Vendor Gore Pastoral, Goondiwindi

Class 6 – Pen of 6 to 12 Heifers 200-300kg – Dalby Glass & Aluminium

1st Place – Pen 638 Vendor RW & MJ Munt, Yarraman

2nd Place – Pen 629 Vendor Gore Pastoral, Goondiwindi

Champion Weaner Exhibit

Pen 615 Vendor G & S Hohns, Pittsworth

12 Angus X Steers 277.2c/kg avg 298.8kg $828.14/hd

Overall Champion Exhibit – Sponsored by Dalby Moto

Pen 644 Vendor I & R McKelvie, Moonie

Thank you to our Sponsors

Dalby Rural Supplies

O’Shea’s Windsor Dalby

Dangarfield Cattle Co

Swallings Transport

BMO Business Centre

NAB Agribusiness

Dalby Glass & Aluminium

Dalby Moto

Overall Champion Exhibit – Sponsored by Dalby Moto. Pen 644 Vendor I & R McKelvie, Moonie

Champion Trade Weight Feeder Exhibit Vendors Frank & Lorna McNamara pictured with Sponsor Ben Adams of Dangarfield Cattle Co, Roger Lyne and David Felsch.

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