Gracemere Market Report 12.04.2019
GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE 12th APRIL 2019
Gracemere was presented a yarding of 4787 head, comprising of 2578 Steers, 1784 Heifers, 354 Cows, 23 Bulls and 48 Cow & Calf lots. An increased yarding came to hand with heavy feeders increasing for both heifer and steer articles. Several excellent runs of cattle from Local, Dysart, Calliope, Mackay and Morinish areas. All quality articles held firm to better, with lesser quality, particularly weaners easing slightly. Cows held relatively firm on last week.
|Steers||Slaughter||264c/kg||284 c/kg||275 c/kg||FIRM|
|400 – 500kg||182c/kg||292 c/kg||277 c/kg||+10|
|300 – 400kg||80 c/kg||297 c/kg||258 c/kg||-7|
|200 – 300kg||102 c/kg||308 c/kg||252 c/kg||-22|
|Under 200kg||196 c/kg||268 c/kg||233 c/kg||-16|
|Cows||Slaughter||179 c/kg||245 c/kg||211 c/kg||FIRM|
|400 – 450kg||158 c/kg||218 c/kg||206 c/kg||+6|
|320 – 400kg||140 c/kg||193 c/kg||166 c/kg||-8|
|0 – 320kg||80 c/kg||170 c/kg||137 c/kg||+30|
|Heifers||Heavy||188 c/kg||258 c/kg||230 c/kg||FIRM|
|300 – 400kg||160 c/kg||256 c/kg||230 c/kg||FIRM|
|200 – 300kg||70 c/kg||238 c/kg||190 c/kg||-19|
|Under 200kg||80 c/kg||240 c/kg||191 c/kg||+7|
|Cows & Calves||$1125||$1000|
|Bulls||Over 600kg||260 c/kg||285 c/kg||274 c/kg||-10|
|450kg – 600kg||–||–||–||NQ|
|0 – 450kg||264 c/kg||284 c/kg||280 c/kg||FIRM|
DP Macaulay, Garnant – Sold Red Brangus Weaner Steers to top at 297c, weighing 375kg to return $1,116/hd.
J & C Ellrott, Morinish – Sold 186 Braford x Steers to average 284c, weighing 415kg returning $1,181/hd.
G & Y Galea, Sarina – Sold quality Ultra Black Cross Weaner Steers for 298c, weighing 295kg to return $881/hd.
Spelta Grazing, Gogango – Sold Santa x Weaner Steers for 308c, weighing 265kg returning $802/hd.
Petdes Pty Ltd, Calliope – Sold PTIC Brahman cows, for 216c, weighing 489kg returning $1058/hd.
B Neil-Ballantine, Baralaba – Sold x Bred No.8 Heifers for 258kg, weighing 404kg returning $1,043/hd.
Mt Bison Pastoral Co, Marlborough – Sold Brahman x Feeder Heifers for 258c, weighing 427kg returning $1,095/hd.
M Harris, Kabra – Sold Grey Brahman Weaner Heifers for 230c, weighing 232kg returning $535/hd.
G & L Thompson, Ridgelands – Sold good quality Brahman Weaner Heifers for 228c, weighing 213kg to return $487/hd
NO SALE ON FRIDAY 19TH APRIL- HAVE A LOVELY EASTER
NEXT GRACEMERE SALE – FRIDAY 26th APRIL 2019 COMMENCING @ 8.30AM