By Meat and Livestock Australia
Cattle prices lifted this week, particularly for feeder and restocker cattle. Yardings lifted 10,578 to 45,061 head, slightly above the five-week average of 44,677.
The restocker yearling steer indicator lifted by 41¬¢ to 280¬¢/kg live weight (lwt). Prices have lifted in the majority of states, with the strongest price increase in NSW of 46¬¢ to 271¬¢/kg lwt.