Gracemere Market Report 08/02/2019
GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE 8th FEBRUARY 2019
A reduced yarding occurred today at CQLX with 1946 head, comprising of 771 Steers, 674 Heifers, 372 Cows, 45 Bulls and 84 Cow & Calf lots. Meatworks grade cattle saw a small reduction in pricing; however feedlot cattle remained firm for steers and heifers. Quality weaner cattle continued to sell well to restockers.
Overall the Market held firm to dearer across all descriptions.
|400 – 500kg||206c/kg||270c/kg||258c/kg||FIRM|
|300 – 400kg||138c/kg||286c/kg||259c/kg||FIRM|
|200 – 300kg||130c/kg||312c/kg||268c/kg||FIRM|
|400 – 450kg||164c/kg||234c/kg||201c/kg||FIRM|
|320 – 400kg||80c/kg||219c/kg||172c/kg||+12|
|0 – 320kg||–||–||–||NQ|
|300 – 400kg||190c/kg||266c/kg||239c/kg||+13|
|200 – 300kg||64c/kg||280c/kg||216c/kg||FIRM|
|Cows & Calves||$1,300p/u||$910p/u|
|450kg – 600kg||160c/kg||280c/kg||254c/kg||+17|
|0 – 450kg||206c/kg||338c/kg||255c/kg||+40|
A Hobson, Banana – Sold a line of prime Brahman Cows for 221c, weighing 596kg to return $1,319/hd. They also sold quality lines of Brahman Cross Weaner Mickies, topping at 338c to return $782. The Heifers topped at 280c/kg.
IE & JE Lewis, Bajool – Sold a run of Crossbred Cows, topping at 223c, weighing 610kg to return $1360. Of the same consignment, Steers were also sold for 266c, weighing 461kg to return $1,227/hd.
Wales Grazing, Biloela – Sold Brahman Steers to top at 264c, weighing 357kg to return $950/hd.
Darnell Grazing Co, Ridgelands – Sold Charbray Weaner Steers to 312c, weighing 246kg to return $768/hd.
J & L Bishop, Rolleston – Sold Crossbred No. Feeders Heifers to top at 260.2c, weighing 375kg to return $977/hd.
G & M Austin, Cawarral – Sold EU Droughtmaster Weaner Heifers for 258c, weighing 180kg to return $464/hd.
P & C McBryde, Kunwarara – Sold Droughtmaster Cows & Calves for $1,250/unit.
JB Challacombe, Duaringa – Sold Quality Crossbred Cows & Calves to make $1,200/unit.
NEXT GRACEMERE SALE – FRIDAY 15th FEBRUARY 2019 COMMENCING @ 8.30AM