Wed 22 July 2020
GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE Wednesday 22nd JULY 2020
CQLX Gracemere agents yarded a total of 2836 head today comprising 1217 steers, 1164 heifers, 373 cows, 42 bulls, and 40 cows & calves. With rain gently falling throughout the day, buyers displayed spirited competition to ensure that the market was firm to slightly dearer on all descriptions of cattle. Lines of cattle were drawn from Nebo, Collinsville, Rolleston, Baralaba, and local areas. All the usual buyers were in attendance.
|DESCRIPTION||# OF HEAD||MINIMUM||MAXIMUM||AVERAGE||Market Change|
|STEERS||Slaughter||15||290 c/kg||327 c/kg||322 c/kg||+31|
|400 – 500kg||107||276 c/kg||374 c/kg||354 c/kg||+24|
|300 – 400kg||238||282 c/kg||422 c/kg||363 c/kg||+36|
|200 – 300kg||512||138 c/kg||434 c/kg||399 c/kg||-14|
|Under 200kg||328||298 c/kg||444 c/kg||410 c/kg||-5|
|COWS||Slaughter||288||220 c/kg||321 c/kg||265 c/kg||FIRM|
|400 – 450kg||57||170 c/kg||323 c/kg||258 c/kg||+15|
|320 – 400kg||31||170 c/kg||242 c/kg||204 c/kg||-19|
|Under 320kg||6||116 c/kg||230 c/kg||164 c/kg||NQ|
|HEIFERS||Heavy||55||299 c/kg||336 c/kg||315 c/kg||+30|
|300 – 400kg||359||240 c/kg||360 c/kg||321 c/kg||+19|
|200 – 300kg||533||270 c/kg||364 c/kg||337 c/kg||+18|
|Under 200kg||173||250 c/kg||368 c/kg||348 c/kg||+5|
|Cows & Calves||$1,900/unit||$1,450/unit|
|BULLS||Over 600kg||33||267 c/kg||308 c/kg||299 c/kg||+13|
|450kg – 600kg||4||290 c/kg||298 c/kg||292 c/kg||+18|
|Under 450kg||39||290 c/kg||376 c/kg||351 c/kg||+51|
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DAY
L Clothier, Lake Mary, sold Droughtmaster weaner steers to 434c/kg, weighing 190kg, to return $828.32/hd.
Hauwert Pty Ltd, ‘Naburn’, Sarina– Sold Droughtmaster weaner steers for 426c/kg weighing 222kg returning $946/hd
O & G Corkill, Carmilla– sold Droughtmaster cross weaner steers for 426c/kg weighing 236kg returning $1,005/hd
JW & ME Blyton, ‘Lee View’, Biloela– sold Charbray weaner steers for 426c/kg weighing 253kg returning $1,080/hd
The Hannant Family, East End, sold Droughtmaster weaner steers for 432c/kg, weighing 255kg, to return $1,103/hd.
RC & MS Torrisi, ‘Gordon’, Dingo– Sold Brangus steers for 428c/kg returning $1,192/hd their heifers sold for 364c/kg weighing 261kg returning $950/hd
Bella Grazing, ‘Oben Park’, Nebo– sold Brangus steers for 408c/kg weighing 309kg to return $1,260/hd
Rodney Goodwin, Bluff, sold Droughtmaster steers to 414c/kg, weighing 334kg, to return $1,382/hd.
G & N Hinz, Dalma, sold a run of 23 Braford x steers to 432c/kg, weighing 207kg, to return $896/hd.
J Churchward, Wowan, sold Droughtmaster x cows for 278c/kg, weighing 565kg, to return $1,573/hd.
G & M Burgess, Westwood, sold 6 Brahman cows for 271c/kg, weighing 540kg, returning $1,466/hd.
D & K Chadwick, Dululu, sold a pen of cows for 266c/kg, weighing 640kg, to return $1,668/hd.
Colin Stracey, Alton Downs sold Charbray heifers to 362c/kg, weighing 290kg, to return $1,050/hd.
E & K Adams sold Droughtmaster x feeder heifers to 344c/kg, weighing 360kg, to return $1,239/hd.
Robson & Titlow, South Yaamba, sold Droughtmaster cross weaner heifers for 362c/kg, weighing 214kg, to return $776/hd.
W Woodhouse, Collinsville, sold weaner heifers 360c/kg, to avg 255kg, returning $913/hd.
Spelta Grazing, Gogango sold a run of Euro x heifers for 360c/kg, to average 262kg, to return $944/hd.
Dray Corp, South Yaamba, sold Brangus cows & calves for $1,525/hd.
Amberkolly Grazing, Collinsville, sold Brahman x cows and calves for $1,800/unit
NEXT GRACEMERE SALE: WEDNESDAY 29th JULY 2020
COMMENCING @ 8.30AM