Gracemere Cattle Sale 16.11.18

GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE 16th NOVEMBER 2018

CQLX combined agents yarded 2582 head today at Gracemere comprising of 1033 Steers & Bullocks, 1083 Heifers, 278 Cows, 60 Cows & Calves and 124 Bulls & Mickies. Cattle were drawn from Nebo, Dingo, Biloela, Baralaba and most local areas. Quality was varied with minimal numbers of prime cattle while cattle returning to the paddock eased this week. However, lines to feed and processors cattle were firm on last week’s rate.

 

DESCRIPTION MINIMUM MAXIMUM AVERAGE Market Change
Steers Slaughter 288.2c/kg 305.2c/kg 295.5c/kg
400 – 500kg 268.2c/kg 298.2c/kg 292.0c/kg
300 – 400kg 150.0c/kg 300.2c/kg 279.2c/kg
200 – 300kg 130.0c/kg 308.2c/kg 267.7c/kg
Under 200kg 130.0c/kg 302.2c/kg 247.7c/kg
Cows Slaughter 199.2c/kg 264.2c/kg 227.3c/kg
400 – 450kg 178.2c/kg 263.2c/kg 208.2c/kg
320 – 400kg 142.2c/kg 224.2c/kg 191.8c/kg
0 – 320kg 100.0c/kg 186.2c/kg 129.5c/kg
Heifers Heavy 230.2c/kg 240.0c/kg 235.3c/kg
300 – 400kg 168.2c/kg 286.2c/kg 254.5c/kg
200 – 300kg 100.0c/kg 272.2c/kg 238.9c/kg
Under 200kg 100.0c/kg 240.2c/kg 214.0c/kg
Cows & Calves $480.00unit $1160unit $885unit
Bulls Over 600kg 170.0c/kg 290.2c/kg 271.8c/kg
450kg – 600kg 170.0c/kg 290.2c/kg 250.9c/kg
0 – 450kg 100.0c/kg 296.2c/kg 225.4c/kg


HIGHLIGHTS

A&N Rideout, Biloela sold Brahman cross no.7 steers for 298c weighing 453kg to return $1353/hd.

B & T Shield, Mackay sold Brangus No.7 Steers to a top of 290c weighing 434kg to return $1260/hd.

McCartney Family, Marlborough sold Brahman no.7 steers to top at 296c weighing 421kg to return $1249

Finney & Andersen, Wowan sold no.8 Charbray steers to top at 308c weighing 276kg to return $851/hd.

C Jones, The Caves sold Droughtmaster steers to a top of 306c weighing 280kg to return $858/hd.

C & B Christensen, sold quality Droughtmaster heifers to a top of 266c weighing 354kg to return $944/hd.

B Goodman, Blackwater sold Droughtmaster cows to a top of 241c weighing 525kg to return $1266/hd.

Calibre Grazing, Jambin sold First Calf Brangus Heifers and Calves for $1160/unit

NEXT GRACEMERE SALE – FRIDAY 23rd    NOVEMBER 2018 COMMENCING @ 8.30AM

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