Gracemere Cattle Sale

Fri 15 March 2019

GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE 15th MARCH 2019

Combined Selling Agents of Gracemere presented a yarding of 2068 head, comprising of

1057 Steers, 533 Heifers, 398 Cows, 36 Bulls and 44 Cow & Calf lots.

Articles drew predominantly from local areas, and received a strong market across all descriptions. Averages lifted by 40c for Bulls, up to 10c for Steers, and a firm 5c for Cows on last week’s prices.

DESCRIPTION MINIMUM MAXIMUM AVERAGE Market Change
Steers Slaughter 245c/kg 245 c/kg 245 c/kg +5
400 – 500kg 140 c/kg 253 c/kg 241 c/kg +4
300 – 400kg 148 c/kg 246 c/kg 231 c/kg +9
200 – 300kg 100 c/kg 278 c/kg 237 c/kg +34
Under 200kg 156 c/kg 266 c/kg 224 c/kg +27
Cows Slaughter 20 c/kg 157 c/kg 132 c/kg +4
400 – 450kg 100 c/kg 159 c/kg 125 c/kg +9
320 – 400kg 86 c/kg 145 c/kg 113 c/kg +30
0 – 320kg 32 c/kg 84 c/kg 61 c/kg -17
Heifers Heavy 147 c/kg 175 c/kg 160 c/kg +12
300 – 400kg 100 c/kg 206 c/kg 171 c/kg +23
200 – 300kg 98 c/kg 186 c/kg 147 c/kg -12
Under 200kg 86 c/kg 150 c/kg 136 c/kg +12
Cows & Calves $975p/unit $770p/unit
Bulls Over 600kg 192 c/kg 288 c/kg 247 c/kg +44
450kg – 600kg 100 c/kg 276 c/kg 227 c/kg +39
0 – 450kg 128 c/kg 268 c/kg 205 c/kg +16

 

HIGHLIGHTS

C Olive “Hillend”, Ogmore – Sold Brahman Bullocks for 245c/kg weighing 541kg to return $1,325/hd.

R & R Goode, Moura – Sold Droughtmaster Cross No.8 Feeder Steers for 246c/kg weighing 361kg to return $888/hd.

A & B Goodwin, Blackwater – Sold Quality Brangus Cross No.8 Feeder Steers to top at 244c/kg weighing 313kg to return $766/hd.

Mt Flora, Nebo – Sold 100 Droughtmaster Steers to top at 266c/kg averaging 252kg, to return $670/hd.

BJ & KV McLachlan, Ubobo – Sold Braford Cross Steers for 262c/kg weighing 254kg to return $666/hd.

T Smith & Family, Bajool – Sold Charbray Weaner Steers for 274c/kg weighing 245kg to return $761/hd.

Smiths, also, sold Charbray / Brahman Cross Cows & Calves for $975/unit.

Crest Pastoral Co, Bowen – Sold Brahman Cows & Calves for $900/unit.

GC McHugh, St Lawrence – Sold a pen of Grey Brahman No.8 Heifers to top at 186c/kg to average 242kg, returning $450/hd.

AC & NAC Rideout, Biloela – Sold Brahman / Belmont Cross Heifers for 180c/kg weighing 312kg to return $562/hd.

NEXT GRACEMERE SALE – FRIDAY 22th MARCH 2019 COMMENCING @ 8.30AM