Gracemere Market Report 26.10.18

GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE 26TH OCTOBER 2018

The yarding at CQLX Gracemere increased this week to 2105 head which consisted of 1229 Steers, 707 Heifers, 84 Cows, 27 Cows & Calves and 31 Bulls. Cattle came from as far south as Monto and north to Ayr with some well-bred cattle on offer. The market improved overall with some strong competition from the buyer’s gallery.

DESCRIPTION MINIMUM MAXIMUM AVERAGE Market Change
Steers Slaughter 230.0c/kg 324.2c/kg 311.6c/kg +50
400 – 500kg 230.0c/kg 318.2c/kg 297.0c/kg +32
300 – 400kg 238.2c/kg 300.2c/kg 283.6c/kg         +19
200 – 300kg 180.0c/kg 308.2c/kg 280.2c/kg FIRM
Under 200kg 240.0c/kg 314.2c/kg 274.2c/kg -15
Cows Slaughter 196.2c/kg 250.0c/kg 227.3c/kg FIRM
400 – 450kg 166.2c/kg 235.2c/kg 208.9c/kg FIRM
320 – 400kg 164.2c/kg 236.2c/kg 196.4c/kg +22
0 – 320kg 152.2c/kg 176.2c/kg 159.8c/kg +27
Heifers Heavy 184.2c/kg 278.2c/kg 236.1c/kg -9
300 – 400kg 180.2c/kg 284.2c/kg 241.9c/kg -19
200 – 300kg 180.0c/kg 294.2c/kg 252.9c/kg FIRM
Under 200kg 170.0c/kg 278.2c/kg 236.6c/kg FIRM
Cows & Calves $780/unit $950/unit $930/unit
Bulls Over 600kg 244.2c/kg 265.2c/kg 259.3c/kg +8
450kg – 600kg 246.2c/kg 270.2c/kg 263.1c/kg +25
0 – 450kg 258.2c/kg 293.2c/kg 266.7c/kg +32

HIGHLIGHTS

 

Semple Family Dysart sold a large draft of Santa/Brahman cross steers topping at 318c to average 306c weighing an average of 489kg to return $1496.

Nobbs Cattle Co. Duaringa sold xbred cows to top at 250c weighing 589kg to return $1472. Their Simmental no.8 steers topped at 300c weighing 382kg to return $1146

Cedar Creek Grazing sold Angus x feeder steers to top at 298c weighing 373kg to return $1113

Spelta Grazing Gogango sold Santa x steers for 292c weighing 335kg to return $979. The weaner heifers sold to 284c weighing 303kg to return $862

Gibham Pty Ltd Ogmore sold no. 8 Grey Brahman heifers for 294c weighing 234kg to return $689

 

NEXT GRACEMERE SALE – FRIDAY 2nd NOVEMBER 2018 COMMENCING @ 8.30AM

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