Gracemere Market Report 26.04.19

GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE 26th APRIL 2019

Combined Selling Agents of Gracemere presented a yarding of 2214 head, comprising of
1047 Steers, 849 Heifers, 285 Cows, 33 Bulls and 50 Cow & Calf lots. With recent rainfalls, values improved considerably across all categories with weaner steers seeing the best gains from 30 to 40c. Feeder steers saw an increase of 10 to 20c. Weaner heifers also improved 20 to 30c, and cows holding firm, especially with large lines of store cows due to strong competition.

DESCRIPTION MINIMUM MAXIMUM AVERAGE Market Change
Steers Slaughter 260c/kg 301c/kg 281c/kg +6
400 – 500kg 240c/kg 296c/kg 271c/kg Firm
300 – 400kg 150c/kg 296c/kg 266c/kg +8
200 – 300kg 190c/kg 308c/kg 271c/kg +19
Under 200kg 100c/kg 314c/kg 271c/kg +38
Cows Slaughter 199c/kg 235c/kg 220c/kg +9
400 – 450kg 166c/kg 229c/kg 220c/kg +15
320 – 400kg 140c/kg 229c/kg 211c/kg +45
0 – 320kg 60c/kg 160c/kg 138c/kg Firm
Heifers Heavy 224c/kg 254c/kg 239c/kg +9
300 – 400kg 170c/kg 238c/kg 217c/kg -13
200 – 300kg 88c/kg 246c/kg 210c/kg +21
Under 200kg 122c/kg 270c/kg 212c/kg +21
Cows & Calves $1475/unit $1278/unit
Bulls Over 600kg 120c/kg 278c/kg 232c/kg -7
450kg – 600kg 80c/kg 260c/kg 238c/kg +12
0 – 450kg 66c/kg 326c/kg 252c/kg +22

HIGHLIGHTS

B, L & B Joyner, Milman – Sold Brangus Bullocks for 301c, weighing 653kg to return $1,968/hd.
DL & JA Milner, Pink Lily – Sold a line of Droughtmaster x Steers for 296c, weighing 498kg, to return $1,474.00/hd.
M Collins & Family, Wowan – Sold quality Charbray Steers to a top of 288c, weighing 325kg to return $938/hd

J & B Burridge, Westwood – Sold Simbrah Weaner Steers for 304c, weighing 288kg to return $876/hd.
R MacDonald, Bajool – Sold Brangus Weaner Steers for 306c, weighing 261kg returning $800/head. The Brangus Weaner Heifers out of the consignment sold for 238c, weighing 257kg returning $612/hd.

M Hunt & Family, Ridgelands – Sold quality Droughtmaster Weaner Heifers to a top of 232c, weighing 270kg to return $623/hd
AG & MC Schick, Bondoola – Sold a line of Red Brangus cows to average 233c/kg, weighing 543kg, to return $1,266.00 p/hd.
K Hyden, Bauhinia – Sold a run of 158 Heifers to average 235c/kg, weighing 196kg, to return $460/hd.

Muller Family, St Lawrence – Sold store condition Santa Cows for 229c/kg weighing 415kg returning $953/hd.
N Ramm, Bajool – Sold good quality Senepol Cross Cows and Calves for $1475/hd.

       NEXT GRACEMERE SALE – FRIDAY 3rd MAY 2019 COMMENCING @ 8.30AM

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