Overage Cattle (9): Overage steers
and heifers to 127p/kg, av 116p.
"We do, however, utilize skid steer
units to move material from bins and piles to the baling operations.
The highest priced steer
weighed 560kgs and was sold for pounds 622 (pounds 1.11/kg) by Messrs G and G Davies, of Cae Du, Rhoselfain, Tywyn.
According to Moore, the small size of the skid steer
is advantageous in getting to and from a job as well.
have easy swing-out coolers in the door.
"In all-wheel steer
mode, the inside wheels turn at a sharper angle and at a slower speed than the outside wheels.
Top price per kg was pounds 1.44 earned by a yearling steer
on a green card.
At the headland, the operator takes control of the system and steers
the vehicle toward the next desired path.
The sale was topped at pounds 790 by an outstanding 15-month Limousin cross steer
from Stotsfold whose consignment of 12, 14 and 15-month-old Limousin steers
averaged pounds 709.
"It massively increases the message that the back end of the car is moving," says Harty, "to the extent that--if you let go of the steering wheel--the back of the car will very elegantly steer
itself out of an incipient spin."
"The skid steer
is notorious for manueverability," Lance Schulz, loader product specialist for Bobcat, West Fargo, N.D., says.