Gracemere Market Report 11.01.2019

GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE 11th JANUARY 2019

The welcome rain earlier this week resulted in a smaller than normal yarding for the first sale for 2019 with CQLX combined agents presenting 964 head. Comprising of 559 Steers, 364 Heifers, 21 Cows, 5 Bulls and 15 Cow & Calf lots. Larger quality consignments from Collinsville dominated the yarding, with the market holding firm from last year’s rates.

DESCRIPTION MINIMUM MAXIMUM AVERAGE Market Change
Steers Slaughter 210.0c/kg 279.2c/kg 261.0c/kg
400 – 500kg 246.2c/kg 270.2c/kg 265.4c/kg
300 – 400kg 236.2c/kg 284.2c/kg 270.9c/kg
200 – 300kg 170.2c/kg 282.2c/kg 256.1c/kg
Under 200kg 150.0c/kg 272.2c/kg 227.4c/kg
Cows Slaughter 184.2c/kg 235.2c/kg 223.8c/kg
400 – 450kg NQ NQ NQ
320 – 400kg 114.2c/kg 180.0c/kg 160.3c/kg
0 – 320kg 100.0c/kg 100.0c/kg 100.0c/kg
Heifers Heavy 168.2c/kg 260.2c/kg 257.5c/kg
300 – 400kg 202.2c/kg 266.2c/kg 257.9c/kg
200 – 300kg 234.2c/kg 263.2c/kg 235.0c/kg
Under 200kg 255.2c/kg 260.2c/kg 215.7c/kg
Cows & Calves $1025/unit $866/unit
Bulls Over 600kg 234.2c/kg 236.2c/kg 235.2c/kg
450kg – 600kg 240.0c/kg 240.0c/kg 240.0c/kg
0 – 450kg 245.2c/kg 246.2c/kg 245.2c/kg

HIGHLIGHTS

Farmer & Co, Yaamba – Sold a run of Brangus & Brahman cross No.7 Steers to average 268c/kg, weighing 396kg to return $1,061hd.
TK & JR Besch, Bajool – Sold Droughtmaster Steers for 272c/kg, weighing 331kg to return $900/hd.
L Downing, Mt Larcom – Sold Charbray Heifers for 255c/kg, weighing 466kg to return $1,189/hd.
M Kelly, Calliope – Sold Droughtmaster weaner Heifers to 230.2c/kg, weighing 212kg to return $487/hd.

 NEXT GRACEMERE SALE – FRIDAY 18th JANUARY 2019 COMMENCING @ 8.30AM

 

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