Fri 23 August 2019
GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE 23rd AUGUST 2019
The Gracemere Combined Agents presented a mixed quality yarding of 3141 head; comprising of 1630 Steers, 955 Heifers, 509 Cows, 26 Bulls, and 20 Cow & Calf units. Cattle were drawn, north from Sarina, Middlemount, Clermont; west to Banana; and all local areas. Bullocks were met with a high demand due to an extended buying panel. Feeders remained firm for quality articles, while restocker classes eased due to the ongoing dry conditions.
|Steers||Slaughter||218 c/kg||305 c/kg||292 c/kg||+15|
|400 – 500kg||180 c/kg||305 c/kg||284 c/kg||+6|
|300 – 400kg||120 c/kg||284 c/kg||258 c/kg||-10|
|200 – 300kg||20 c/kg||260 c/kg||224 c/kg||-35|
|Under 200kg||90 c/kg||262 c/kg||204 c/kg||-5|
|Cows||Slaughter||94 c/kg||254 c/kg||211 c/kg||-17|
|400 – 450kg||110 c/kg||230 c/kg||174 c/kg||-33|
|320 – 400kg||30 c/kg||218 c/kg||140 c/kg||-27|
|0 – 320kg||30 c/kg||174 c/kg||66 c/kg||-10|
|Heifers||Heavy||203 c/kg||258 c/kg||238 c/kg||-12|
|300 – 400kg||100 c/kg||274 c/kg||222 c/kg||-11|
|200 – 300kg||80 c/kg||228 c/kg||175 c/kg||-14|
|Under 200kg||70 c/kg||190 c/kg||139 c/kg||-22|
|Cows & Calves||–||$730/unit||$1,053/unit|
|Bulls||Over 600kg||170 c/kg||279 c/kg||258 c/kg||FIRM|
|450kg – 600kg||216 c/kg||284 c/kg||242 c/kg||-13|
|0 – 450kg||160 c/kg||272 c/kg||222 c/kg||-6|
McCartney Family, Marlborough – Sold Brahman Steers to 303c, weighing 639kg to return $1937/hd.
S & C Eilers, Kabra – Sold Brangus Bullocks to 305c, weighing 517kg to return $1577/hd.
Wotonga Grazing, Middlemount – Sold another run of Droughtmaster x Feeder Steers topping at 298c, weighing 483kg returning $1442/hd. They also sold Cows topping at 238c weighing 581kg returning $1384/head
L Howkins, Dululu – Sold Droughtmaster Steers at 276c, weighing 401kg to return $1109/hd.
D & S Baulch, Gogango – Sold Brangus Steers at 276c, weighing 394kg to return $1089/hd
Aroa Downs, Clermont – Sold a run of Droughtmaster Cows topping 226c, weighing 620kg to return $1402/hd.
They also sold a quality run of Droughtmaster Heifers topping at 274c, weighing 369kg to return $1013/hd.
N Ward, Duaringa – Sold Brahman EU Cows at 227c, weighing 550 kg to return $1251/hd.
Spann Family, Goovigen – Sold Prime Droughtmaster Heifers to top 254c, weighing 452kg to return $1148/hd.
D Macaulay, Garnant – Sold Red Brangus Feeder Heifers to top at 272c, weighing 378kg to return $1029/hd.
NEXT GRACEMERE SALE – FRIDAY 30TH AUGUST 2019 COMMENCING @ 8.30AM