Tony Reardon and sons Ben & Tom, Brooklyn Pastoral Co, Mansfield sold a pen of 39, 373kg 8-10mth old Mawarra and Centennial blood steers, for the equal top Hereford weaner price of $965 or 258c/kg. Mr Reardon averaged almost $900 for the 82 weaner steers he offered, up from a top price of $685 in 2014.

Story and photograph courtesy of Kim Woods, Outcross Media