Gracemere Cattle Sale

Fri 12 July 2019

GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE 12th JULY 2019
The combined selling agents of Gracemere sold a total 2896, consisting of 1379 Steers, 1025 Heifers, 454 Cows, 27 Bulls, 11 Cows and Calves. The market consisted of majority local cattle; holding firm, with a slight ease in various areas across all categories, comparative to last week’s rates.

DESCRIPTION MINIMUM MAXIMUM AVERAGE Market Change
Steers Slaughter 230 c/kg 285 c/kg 259 c/kg -23
400 – 500kg 164 c/kg 296 c/kg 274 c/kg +5
300 – 400kg 138 c/kg 294 c/kg 268 c/kg +13
200 – 300kg 114 c/kg 300 c/kg 266 c/kg +13
Under 200kg 164 c/kg 280 c/kg 242 c/kg FIRM
Cows Slaughter 159 c/kg 250 c/kg 205 c/kg FIRM
400 – 450kg 100 c/kg 238 c/kg 183 c/kg +23
320 – 400kg 112 c/kg 194 c/kg 163 c/kg +18
0 – 320kg 70 c/kg 110 c/kg 89 c/kg FIRM
Heifers Heavy 174 c/kg 256 c/kg 226 c/kg FIRM
300 – 400kg 140 c/kg 250 c/kg 222 c/kg +6
200 – 300kg 102 c/kg 234 c/kg 198 c/kg FIRM
Under 200kg 40 c/kg 208 c/kg 165 c/kg +23
Cows & Calves $1130/unit $1000/unit
Bulls Over 600kg 156 c/kg 278 c/kg 257 c/kg FIRM
450kg – 600kg 222 c/kg 232 c/kg 227 c/kg -32
0 – 450kg 178 c/kg 276 c/kg 227 c/kg -8

HIGHLIGHTS

SW Hatch, Wattlebank – Sold Droughtmaster Bullocks to 285c weighing 705kg to return $2012/hd.

Parker Cattle Co, Wycarbah – Sold Droughtmaster Weaners Steers for 292c, weighing 317kg to return $928/hd. They also sold Charbray Weaner Heifers for 225c, weighing 281kg to return $632/hd

E Graham, Wowan – Sold Charbray Weaner Steers for 300c, weighing 290 kg to return $871/hd.

Darnelle Grazing Co, Ridgelands – Sold a quality line of Charbray Weaner Steers for 288c, weighing 225kg to return $648/hd. Also had a quality pen of Charbray Heifers for 228c, weighing 242kg to return $553/hd.

NM & PI Rowlands, Comet – Sold Charbray Cows for 221c, weighing 654kg to return $1447/hd.

GJ Stephenson, Moura – Sold Droughtmaster x Cows for 225c, weighing 590kg to return $1329/hd.

W & S Clarke, Bracewell – Sold Droughtmaster Heifers to 256c, weighing 484kg to return $1240/hd.


NEXT GRACEMERE SALE – FRIDAY 19th JULY 2019 COMMENCING @ 8.30AM