Gracemere Cattle Sale

Fri 08 November 2019

GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE 8th NOVEMBER 2019

A rise in numbers by 550 head on last week’s sale saw 721 Steers, 865 Heifers, 202 Cows, 5 Bulls and 83 Cows & Calves totalling 1876 head offered for sale.  Quality varied throughout the yarding with better lines seeing a considerable lift in prices.

DESCRIPTION MINIMUM MAXIMUM AVERAGE Market Change
Steers Slaughter 289 c/kg 326 c/kg 317 c/kg +11
400 – 500kg 214 c/kg 315 c/kg 298 c/kg +14
300 – 400kg 10 c/kg 312 c/kg 286 c/kg +6
200 – 300kg 160 c/kg 304 c/kg 262 c/kg +6
Under 200kg 150 c/kg 298 c/kg 218 c/kg -18
Cows Slaughter 170 c/kg 298 c/kg 276 c/kg +76
400 – 450kg 194 c/kg 266 c/kg 232 c/kg +59
320 – 400kg 144 c/kg 220 c/kg 196 c/kg +17
0 – 320kg 60 c/kg 190 c/kg 150 c/kg FIRM
Heifers Heavy 287 c/kg 302 c/kg 296 c/kg +19
300 – 400kg 202 c/kg 304 c/kg 275 c/kg +16
200 – 300kg 140 c/kg 304 c/kg 233 c/kg -8
Under 200kg 100 c/kg 240 c/kg 181 c/kg -18
Cows & Calves $1,225/unit $896/unit
Bulls Over 600kg 282 c/kg 323 c/kg 305 c/kg +44
450kg – 600kg 270 c/kg 315 c/kg 293 c/kg +52
0 – 450kg 80 c/kg 276 c/kg 215 c/kg +6

HIGHLIGHTS

GL & BJ Wolff, Yeppoon – sold Droughtmaster Steers for 326c, weighing 523kg to return $1705/head
P & J Stone, Baralaba – Sold X Bred No.8 Steers to top at 314c weighing 516kg to return $1621/hd
D & L Dennis, Yeppoon– Sold No 8 Brangus Steers for 312c/kg weighing 449kg returning $1,402/hd
P Douglas, Farnborough– Sold Brahman X feeder steers to 312c weighing 342kg to return $1070/head.
Nott &  Mahood, Banana – sold Brahman weaner steers to 298c weighing 188kg to return $562/head
N Martin, Calliope– Sold Brahman cows to 290c weighing 555kg to return $1610/head
Richard Thomson – sold Brangus cows to 298c weighing 534kg to return $1592/head
KJ Smoothy, Theodore – Sold Droughtmaster X Cows for 290c weighing 497kg to return $1443/head
D & M Rose, Ridgelands– Sold Brahman Heifers for 290c weighing 371kg to return $1077/hd
Parraweena Cattle Co, Banana – sold Charbray weaner heifers to 290c weighing 350kg to return $1024/hd
Spelta Grazing, Gogango – Sold Santa Cross Heifers for 292c weighing 315kg returning $920/Head
JCBL Pty Ltd, Miriam Vale – sold Droughtmaster X Heifers for 280c weighing 279kg to return $781/hd
G & L Scott, Bungandarra – sold Droughtmaster heifers to 242c weighing 206kg to return $499/hd
C & J Lovell, Garnant  – sold Brahman X Cows & Calves for $1225 per unit
K & M Stewart, Ridgelands – sold Brangus X Cows & Calves for $1100 per unit.

NEXT GRACEMERE SALE – FRIDAY 15th NOVEMBER 2019 COMMENCING @ 8.30AM