Gracemere Market Report 2.8.19

GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE 2nd AUGUST 2019

The combined selling agents of Gracemere sold a total of 3970 head today which comprised of 1849 Steers, 1484 Heifers, 391 Cows, 18 Bulls, 24 Cows and Calves. Cattle came from all local areas and as far north as Collinsville and Bowen. Quality was very mixed in some categories but overall it was good. The effects of the current weather conditions are becoming more evident with some very light conditioned cows and younger cattle being offered.

 

DESCRIPTION MINIMUM MAXIMUM AVERAGE Market Change
Steers Slaughter 220c/kg 302c/kg 288c/kg +10
400 – 500kg 140c/kg 299c/kg 273c/kg Firm
300 – 400kg 178c/kg 292c/kg 262c/kg -6
200 – 300kg 12c/kg 310c/kg 272c/kg Firm
Under 200kg 100c/kg 314c/kg 255c/kg +9
Cows Slaughter 140c/kg 269c/kg 219c/kg +18
400 – 450kg 50c/kg 272c/kg 186c/kg +14
320 – 400kg 22c/kg 230c/kg 126c/kg -14
0 – 320kg 34c/kg 116c/kg 80c/kg +7
Heifers Heavy 228c/kg 273c/kg 256c/kg +22
300 – 400kg 138c/kg 261c/kg 223c/kg Firm
200 – 300kg 94c/kg 230c/kg 287c/kg -11
Under 200kg 80c/kg 220c/kg 174c/kg -25
Cows & Calves
Bulls Over 600kg 120c/kg 284c/kg 261c/kg Firm
450kg – 600kg 280c/kg 284c/kg 281c/kg +27
0 – 450kg 120c/kg 265c/kg 217c/kg -25


HIGHLIGHTS

Underdog Cattle, Collinsville
– Sold Brahman Bulls for 280c, weighing 752kg to return $2108/hd.
Mount Larcom State School – Sold Droughtmaster Bullocks to 308c, weighing 596kg to return $1825/hd.
E Mellor, Gogango
– Sold Brangus Feeder Steers to average 292c, weighing 436kg to return $1274/hd.
Montrose Grazing, Marlborough – Sold EU Grey Brahman Weaner Steers, topping at 304c to average 302c,
weighing 255kg to return $770/hd.
J & P Lynch, St Lawrence – Sold Grey Brahman Weaner Steers for 306c, weighing 245kg to return $751/hd.
C & R Authurs, Goovigen – Sold Santa Gertrudis Weaner Steers to average 300c, weighing 228 kg to return $685/hd.
N & L Cocup, Alton Downs – Sold Brangus Cows to 229c, weighing 722kg to return $1655/hd.
SA & MC Desbois, Mt Ossa – Sold Prime Charbray Cows for 231c, weighing 609kg to return $1408/hd.

NEXT GRACEMERE SALE – FRIDAY 9TH AUGUST 2019 COMMENCING @ 8.30AM

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