Barwidgee’s average price of $5739 was down on last year’s but the Caramut stud sold 19 more bulls at its spring sale last week.
Forty six of the 55 bulls offered sold to a four times top of $8000.
The buyers of the four $8000 bulls were the Kelly Family, Mooramook, Caramut; Daquiri Nominees, Dunkeld; Hopkins River, Dunkeld; and Lowana Holdings, Condah.
Volume buyers included Linlithgow Plains with nine bulls to $7500, averaging $5000. Brandon Pastoral secured five bulls, averaging $5500.
Woorabinda Pastoral, Caramut, and Eulo Pastoral both bought four bulls, averaging $5625 and $5500 respectively. Linlithgow manager Graeme Steph said it returned to Barwidgee to buy low birth weight bulls.