Gracemere Market Report 31/01/2024


There was a buzz in the lanes at CQLX today with the rain that has fallen this week across QLD. The combined agents saw a slight decrease in numbers this week with a total yarding of 2,149 head, consisting of 671 Steers, 1,167 Heifers, 278 Cows, 22 Cows & Calves & 11 Bulls. The market was 10 to 15 cents better across all categories with the biggest jump being seen in the light steers and feeder heifers. Prime cattle presented to a competitive market with heavy heifers reaching 300c/kg.

  500-600kg 250 c/kg 316 c/kg 292 c/kg FIRM
400-500kg 282 c/kg 380 c/kg 349 c/kg -7
330-400kg 230 c/kg 368 c/kg 330 c/kg -26
280-330kg 228 c/kg 380 c/kg 333 c/kg +9
200-280kg 230 c/kg 450 c/kg 358 c/kg +24
Under 200kg 240 c/kg 448 c/kg 334 c/kg +20
COWS Slaughter 274 c/kg 277 c/kg 275 c/kg NQ
  500-600kg 235 c/kg 277 c/kg 268 c/kg +6
400-500kg 215 c/kg 294 c/kg 261 c/kg +7
330-400kg 70 c/kg 257 c/kg 239 c/kg +24
Under 330kg 160 c/kg 170 c/kg 168 c/kg NQ
  400-500kg 248 c/kg 326 c/kg 303 c/kg +12
330-400kg 250 c/kg 328 c/kg 315 c/kg +17
280-330kg 250 c/kg 324 c/kg 313 c/kg +18
200-280kg 200 c/kg 350 c/kg 314 c/kg +29
Under 200kg 220 c/kg 338 c/kg 280 c/kg +17
PTIC COWS          
Cows & Calves $700/unit $1,700/unit $1,654/unit +366
BULLS Over 600kg 260 c/kg 286 c/kg 266 c/kg +19
  500-600kg 286 c/kg 300 c/kg 293 c/kg +40
400-500kg NQ NQ NQ NQ


The Kime Family, Nebo, Sold Brangus Steers for 380c/kg weighing 472kg to return $1,795/hd

Unity Pastoral, Baralaba Sold a run of Brahman Steers to average 330c/kg weighing 391kg to return $1,296/hd

Central Queensland University, Rockhampton Sold Droughtmaster Steers for 338c/kg weighing 312kg to return $1,056/hd

D Kuhn, Garnant Sold Droughtmaster Cross Steers for 400c/kg weighing 275kg to return $1,100/hd

Galloway Plains Pastoral Co, Calliope Sold Brahman Cross Steers for 416c/kg weighing 240kg to return $999/hd

Styx Pastoral Co, Ogmore Sold Brangus Steers for 430c/kg weighing 227kg to return $976/hd

Kellie Kime, Ridgelands Sold a pen of Brangus Weaner Steers for 450c/kg weighing 201kg to return $905/hd

Braveheart Brangus, Baralaba Sold Brangus Cross Cows for 275c/kg weighing 553kg to return $1,523/hd

Bronwyn Scott, Wowan Sold Charbray Cross Cows for 260c/kg weighing 550kg to return $1,425/hd

Trent Roberts, Ambrose Sold Brahman Cross Cows for 270c/kg weighing 473kg to return $1,280/hd

Busby Cattle Co, Mt Larcom Sold a run of EU Brahman Store Cows for 260c/kg weighing 464kg to return $1,207/hd

Rider Family Trust, Moura Sold a run of 144 Santa Heifers for 308c/kg weighing 468kg to return $1,443/hd

CitiFarm Holdings, Dingo Sold Droughtmaster Cross Heifers for 324c/kg weighing 437kg to return $1,419/hd

Goodwin Livestock, Gainsford Sold Brangus Heifers for 314c/kg weighing 423kg to return $1,330/hd

John Creed, Raglan Sold a run off Droughtmaster Cross Heifers for 324c/kg weighing 307kg to return $996/hd

Goodwin Livestock, Gainsford Sold Brangus Heifers for 312c/kg weighing 295kg to return $920/hd

Mt Flora Cattle Co, Nebo, Sold Droughtmaster Heifers for 350c/kg weighing 275kg to return $965/hd

D Kuhn, Garnant Sold Droughtmaster Cross Heifers for 326c/kg weighing 261kg to return $851/hd

Artemisia Pty Ltd, Baralaba, Sold Droughtmaster Cows & Calves for $1,700/unit

Next Gracemere Sale: Wednesday 7th February, Commencing @ 8.30AM.

Please Note: The second sale in February will be moved from Wednesday 14th to Friday 16th to accommodate The February All Breeds Sale.

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