Gracemere Cattle Sale

Fri 19 July 2019

GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE 19th JULY 2019

The combined selling agents of Gracemere sold a total of 3402, comprised of 1620 Steers, 1133 Heifers, 541 Cows, 66 Bulls, 42 Cows and Calves. Markets for most export and feeder classes remained firm while feeder heifers and most restocker classes saw significant increases from previous weeks with multiple new buyers in attendance.

DESCRIPTION MINIMUM MAXIMUM AVERAGE Market Change
Steers Slaughter 207 c/kg 290 c/kg 276 c/kg +17
400 – 500kg 210 c/kg 288 c/kg 274 c/kg FIRM
300 – 400kg 40 c/kg 255 c/kg 240 c/kg -28
200 – 300kg 60 c/kg 297 c/kg 288 c/kg +22
Under 200kg 150 c/kg 280 c/kg 244 c/kg FIRM
Cows Slaughter 150 c/kg 239 c/kg 207 c/kg FIRM
400 – 450kg 118 c/kg 238 c/kg 185 c/kg FIRM
320 – 400kg 38 c/kg 220 c/kg 159 c/kg FIRM
0 – 320kg NQ
Heifers Heavy 190 c/kg 262 c/kg 242 c/kg +16
300 – 400kg 150 c/kg 268 c/kg 236 c/kg +14
200 – 300kg 100 c/kg 248 c/kg 192 c/kg -6
Under 200kg 100 c/kg 234 c/kg 176 c/kg +11
Cows & Calves $664/unit $925/unit
Bulls Over 600kg 150 c/kg 280 c/kg 248 c/kg -9
450kg – 600kg 182 c/kg 291 c/kg 269 c/kg +42
0 – 450kg 76 c/kg 290 c/kg 228 c/kg FIRM


HIGHLIGHTS

I & S Matson  Dingo
,  sold Brahman cross cows topping at 239c, weighing 548kg to return $1310/hd.
R & C Dickman, Goovigen – Sold Charolais Cows for 231c, weighing 698kg to return $1614/hd.
Hetherington Family Baralaba sold Santa cows to a top of 211c, weighing 533kg to return $1125/hd.
K Schultz, Mt Larcom – Sold Grey Brahman Mickeys to top 291c, weighing 501kg to return $1461/hd.
Wotonga Grazing Nebo, Sold 96 Droughtmaster steers to average 284cweighing 507kg to return $1443/hd.
A&D  Davis Ubobo, Sold Charolais cross steers for 297c weighing 250kg to return $743/hd.
D & D Quinn Calliope sold a run of 46 Brah weaner steers to top At 2.92c avg 241kg to return $662.18/Hd.
Rodney & Kim Hannant sold Droughtmaster steers to top at 290c, weighing 296kg to return $858/hd.
WH Neil Ballantine, Baralaba sold 88 Droughtmaster and Simental cross heifers to average 257c weighing 372kg to return $959/hd.           

NEXT GRACEMERE SALE – FRIDAY 26th JULY 2019 COMMENCING @ 8.30AM