Gracemere Market Report 30/03/2022


Combined agents yarded 2,498 head yesterday, comprising of 1,377 steers, 815 heifers, 211 cows, 80 Cows & Calves and 15 bulls. Cattle were penned from as far north as Clermont, Collinsville & Charters Towers, and the usual local areas. Quality and condition were generally good with several smaller runs and a couple of larger lines of grown steers and heifers on offer. The regular feeders and processors were in attendance although not all operated due to weather conditions around southern facilities. The report shows an easing throughout the sale, which has been the continued trend throughout for all other centres. Weaner Heifers met with strong competition throughout and held firm to dearer on last week’s prices.

STEERS Slaughter 280 c/kg 381 c/kg 358 c/kg
500-600kg 270 c/kg 466 c/kg 434 c/kg
400-500kg 336 c/kg 530 c/kg 477 c/kg
330-400kg 360 c/kg 644 c/kg 513 c/kg
280-330kg 220 c/kg 726 c/kg 595 c/kg
200-280kg 400 c/kg 798 c/kg 681 c/kg
Under 200kg 400 c/kg 838 c/kg 736 c/kg
COWS Slaughter 326 c/kg 342 c/kg 329 c/kg
500-600kg 320 c/kg 342 c/kg 327 c/kg
400-500kg 297 c/kg 376 c/kg 322 c/kg
330-400kg 270 c/kg 454 c/kg 365 c/kg
Under 330kg NQ NQ NQ
HEIFERS Slaughter 321 c/kg 448 c/kg 426 c/kg
400-500kg 346 c/kg 444 c/kg 418 c/kg
330-400kg 280 c/kg 578 c/kg 429 c/kg
280-330kg 370 c/kg 735 c/kg 510 c/kg
200-280kg 326 c/kg 718 c/kg 564 c/kg
Under 200kg 460 c/kg 745 c/kg 614 c/kg
Cows & Calves $1,750/unit $3,400/unit $2,880/unit
BULLS Over 600kg 298 c/kg 348 c/kg 334 c/kg
500-600kg NQ NQ NQ
400-500kg NQ NQ NQ
330-400kg NQ NQ NQ


AB Mckenzie, Bluff Sold Droughtmaster Steers for 662c/kg weighing 342kg to return $2,127/hd

W Baker, Goovigen Sold Droughtmaster Steers for 622c/kg weighing 332kg to return $2,070/hd

B & N Featherstone, Morinish Sold Brahman Cross Weaner Steers for 704c/kg weighing 248kg to return $1,746/hd

Lee Rutherford, Glenroy Sold a run of 41 Droughtmaster Steers for 766c/kg weighing 232kg to return $1,783/hd

CC Anderson May Downs Sold a run of Charbray Weaner Steers to average 770c/kg weighing 229kg to return $1,767/hd

Greg & Linda Ohl, Baralaba Sold a line of Charbray Steers for 798c/kg weighing 212kg to return $1,692/hd

L Neill, Calliope Sold Brangus Steers for 800c/kg weighing 198kg to return $1,588/hd

BN Scott, Kalapa Sold Brahman Weaner Steers for 774c/kg weighing 187kg to return $1,447/hd

W & K Hale, Sarina Sold Brangus Steers for 826c/kg weighing 178kg to return $1,470/hd

A & R Edgar, Morinish Sold Droughtmaster Cross Cows for 326c/kg weighing 640kg to return $2,089/hd

Greg & Linda Ohl, Baralaba Sold a line of 13 PTIC Brahman Cows to return $2,000/hd

T & T Symonds, Sarina Sold No.1 Brahman Heifers for 470c/kg weighing 393kg to return $1847/hd

Allan Van Itallie, Biloela Sold Brahman Heifers for 735c/kg weighing 286kg to return $2,095/hd

AB Mckenzie, Bluff Sold Angus Heifers for 626c/kg weighing 286kg to return $1,776/hd

M & B Harris, Bajool Sold Brangus Weaner Heifers for 666c/kg weighing 253kg to return $1,687/hd

J Loudon, Bracewell Sold Weaner Brangus Heifers for 706c/kg weighing 171kg to return $1,207/hd


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