Gracemere Cattle Sale

Fri 03 May 2019

GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE 3rd MAY 2019

Gracemere yarding today more than doubled on last weeks, to total 4634 head, comprising of 1933 Steers, 1861 Heifers, 529 Cows, 22 Bulls and 70 Cow & Calf lots. Several larger lines were secured from Central Queensland and local areas, with yearling heifers and quality bulls seeing a firm to medium increase on rates. All remaining areas eased slightly relative to the number increase, despite the upturn of buyers and restockers.

DESCRIPTION MINIMUM MAXIMUM AVERAGE Market Change
Steers Slaughter 245 c/kg 275 c/kg 270 c/kg -11
400 – 500kg 206 c/kg 279 c/kg 261 c/kg -10
300 – 400kg 152 c/kg 308 c/kg 258 c/kg -8
200 – 300kg 32 c/kg 312 c/kg 266 c/kg -5
Under 200kg 100 c/kg 304 c/kg 248 c/kg -23
Cows Slaughter 82 c/kg 234 c/kg 198 c/kg -22
400 – 450kg 154 c/kg 212 c/kg 185 c/kg -35
320 – 400kg 100 c/kg 200 c/kg 173 c/kg -38
0 – 320kg 60 c/kg 160 c/kg 108 c/kg -30
Heifers Heavy 170 c/kg 232 c/kg 226 c/kg -13
300 – 400kg 98 c/kg 238 c/kg 219 c/kg FIRM
200 – 300kg 64 c/kg 238 c/kg 205 c/kg -5
Under 200kg 100 c/kg 250 c/kg 193 c/kg -19
Cows & Calves 1225/unit 1021/unit
Bulls Over 600kg 174 c/kg 306 c/kg 258 c/kg +26
450kg – 600kg 176 c/kg 273 c/kg 258 c/kg +20
0 – 450kg 140 c/kg 266 c/kg 228 c/kg -24

HIGHLIGHTS

E & K Adams, Dalma – Sold Droughtmaster Bullocks to 278c, to weigh 528kg to return $1467/hd.

P & R Selmanovic, Jambin – Sold Simbrah Steers for 266c, weighing 452kg to return $1,204/hd.

GC Hobson, Banana – Sold Simbrah Weaner Steers to top at 312c, weighing 257kg to return $802/hd.

Bella Grazing, Banana – Sold Brangus Weaner Steers to average 302c, weighing 272kg, to return $820/hd

L McKinlay, Gogango – Sold Charbray Cross Weaner Steers for 300c, weighing 286kg to return $859/hd.

J Churchward, Wowan – Sold Droughtmaster Heifers to 224c, to weighing 297kg and return $665/hd.

Mt Lucas Cattle Co, Kabra – Sold Droughtmaster Weaner Heifers to 234c, weighing 190kg to return $446/hd.

S & R Pearce, Biloela – Sold Brahman Cross Cows & Calves for $1,225/unit.

NEXT GRACEMERE SALE – FRIDAY 10th MAY 2019 COMMENCING @ 8.30AM