Gracemere Market Report 1st November 2019

GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE 1st NOVEMBER 2019
With some rain about we saw numbers ease this week at CQLX with a yarding of 1535 head, comprising 326 Steers, 899 Heifers, 206 Cows, 36 Bulls & 68 Cows & Calves. With an active panel of buyers, most categories saw a considerable lift in prices, with a few of the plainer types firm to easier.

DESCRIPTION MINIMUM MAXIMUM AVERAGE Market Change
Steers Slaughter 248 c/kg 314 c/kg 306 c/kg +8
400 – 500kg 202 c/kg 296 c/kg 284 c/kg FIRM
300 – 400kg 172 c/kg 296 c/kg 280 c/kg +8
200 – 300kg 40 c/kg 294 c/kg 258 c/kg -7
Under 200kg 178 c/kg 274 c/kg 236 c/kg +10
Cows Slaughter 190 c/kg 243 c/kg 223 c/kg -18
400 – 450kg 166 c/kg 228 c/kg 207 c/kg FIRM
320 – 400kg 140 c/kg 222 c/kg 182 c/kg -8
0 – 320kg 38 c/kg 180 c/kg 150 c/kg +43
Heifers Heavy 220 c/kg 290 c/kg 274 c/kg +14
300 – 400kg 193 c/kg 276 c/kg 260 c/kg +9
200 – 300kg 100 c/kg 276 c/kg 241 c/kg +29
Under 200kg 82 c/kg 244 c/kg 199 c/kg +14
Cows & Calves $1150/unit $974/unit
Bulls Over 600kg 220 c/kg 300 c/kg 262 c/kg FIRM
450kg – 600kg 220 c/kg 270 c/kg 243 c/kg FIRM
0 – 450kg 106 c/kg 276 c/kg 215 c/kg -21

HIGHLIGHTS
Jesse Beak, ‘Riverview’ Comet
– Sold Brahman Cross Steers topping at 314c weighing 601kg to return $1,888/hd
MJ Maher, Mt Morgan – sold Droughtmaster steers to 294c weighing 417kg to return $1158/hd
J & W Ariens, Calliope – sold Brahman steers to average 294c weighing 274kg to return $805/hd
AC & MC Schick, Bondoola – sold a run of quality Red Brangus weaner steers to average 292c weighing 220kg to return $643/hd
V.P Olive, ‘Granite Vale’ St Lawrence – Sold No 7 Grey Brahman Heifers to top at 290c weighing 488kg to return $1417/hd
PL Mackenzie, Dingo – sold 98 No.8 Cross Bred Heifers to top at 264c weighing 384kg to return $1014/hd
K Pengelly, Calliope – Sold Brangus Heifers for 272c weighing 370kg to return $1006 per head.
Tarcoola Cattle Co, Morinish – Sold a run of 252 Brahman & Brahman X Hfrs to top at 268c weighing 276kg to return $740/hd, averaging 255c weighing 260kg to return $663 per head.
Wilbrook, Bajool – Sold Brangus weaner heifers to average 248c weighing 262kg to return $650/hd
HC & TL O’Brien, Bungundarra
– sold 22 Red & Black Brangus Cows & Calves to return $1025 per unit

NEXT GRACEMERE SALE – FRIDAY 8TH NOVEMBER 2019 COMMENCING @ 8.30AM

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