Gracemere Cattle Sale

Fri 31 May 2019

GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE 31st MAY 2019

Combined Selling Agents of Gracemere presented a yarding of  2421 head, comprising of 1107 Steers, 832 Heifers, 436 Cows, 16 Bulls and 30 Cow & Calf  lots. CQLX saw a reduced yarding today, with a mixed quality of cattle.  Most cattle were drawn from the close Central Queensland area and made up a mixed quality offering. There were some very well bred, heavy feeder steers and vealer stock on offer.  For all descriptions, the market again held firm to a slight ease on last week’s rate. This Wednesday is the CQLX Weaner & Feeder Sale starting at 8.30am, with 4500 head booked.

DESCRIPTION MINIMUM MAXIMUM AVERAGE Market Change
Steers Slaughter 238 c/kg 274 c/kg 263 c/kg -10
400 – 500kg 238 c/kg 273 c/kg 266 c/kg FIRM
300 – 400kg 140 c/kg 266 c/kg 247 c/kg +7
200 – 300kg 60 c/kg 280 c/kg 230 c/kg +7
Under 200kg 130 c/kg 236 c/kg 188 c/kg -14
Cows Slaughter 40 c/kg 202 c/kg 166 c/kg FIRM
400 – 450kg 100 c/kg 210 c/kg 150 c/kg FIRM
320 – 400kg 68 c/kg 212 c/kg 135 c/kg -11
0 – 320kg 10 c/kg 160 c/kg 89 c/kg FIRM
Heifers Heavy 170 c/kg 230 c/kg 220 c/kg FIRM
300 – 400kg 140 c/kg 234 c/kg 213 c/kg FIRM
200 – 300kg 120 c/kg 200 c/kg 168 c/kg FIRM
Under 200kg 114 c/kg 168 c/kg 149 c/kg -15
Cows & Calves $900 p/unit $679p/unit
Bulls Over 600kg 204 c/kg 280 c/kg 253 c/kg FIRM
450kg – 600kg 188 c/kg 276 c/kg 239 c/kg -20
0 – 450kg 120 c/kg 278 c/kg 220 c/kg +8

HIGHLIGHTS

Sainsbury Family, Baralaba – Sold Charbray No.8 Steers for 274c weighing 565kg to return $1548/hd.

KP & SJ McBride, Gogango – Sold Droughtmaster Feeder Mickies to 278c weighing 443kg to return $1232/hd.

Bella & Sons, Blue Mountain – Sold Brahman Steers for 263c weighing 519kg to return $1367/hd.

W Upton, Calliope – Sold Droughtmaster Steers for 273c, weighing 452kg to returning $1234/hd.
W Matotek & Family, Ridgelands – Sold Charbray Steers to top at 266c, weighing 368kg to return $979/hd.

NJ Holland, Rannes – Sold quality Brangus Steers to top at 270c, weighing 234kg, to return $634/hd.

M & R Hunt, Ridgelands – Sold Droughtmaster Weaner Steers to top at 254c, weighing 267kg to return $680/hd

KC & JA Parry, Koumala – Sold Charbray Weaner Steers for 280c, weighing 238kg to return $666/hd.

B & W Kerr, Calliope – Sold quality Brahman Weaner Steers for 250c, weighing 260kg returning $651/hd.

J Churchward, Wowan – Sold Brangus Heifers to top at 230c, weighing 421kg to return $969/hd.

Pyraho Family, Calliope – Sold Prime Heifers to top at 230c, weighing 418kg to return $962/hd.

N & L Ralph, Baralaba – Sold Santa Feeder Heifers to top at 234c, weighing 374kg to return $876/hd

R Goudie, Baralaba – Sold Cross Bred Heifers to top at 230c, weighing 365kg to return $842/hd.       


NEXT GRACEMERE SALE – FRIDAY 7th JUNE 2019 COMMENCING @ 8.30AM