CQLX Gracemere Cattle Sale

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