Wed 08 July 2020
GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE Wednesday 8th JULY 2020
CQLX combined agents yarded a total of 3,891, consisting of 1,577 steers, 1,780 heifers, 444 cows, 25 bulls and 65 cows & calves. Cattle were drawn from Sarina, Nebo, Marlborough, Biloela and all local areas. Prime cattle held previous week’s rates with better finished pens selling to a dearer trend. Feeder cattle sold firm with regular buyers in attendance. A better line up of store cattle came to hand with both steers and heifers lifting on previous rates, with local re-stockers being active to secure lines of cattle.
|DESCRIPTION||# OF HEAD||MINIMUM||MAXIMUM||AVERAGE||Market Change|
|STEERS||Slaughter||13||270 c/kg||319 c/kg||302 c/kg||-21|
|400 – 500kg||102||278 c/kg||378 c/kg||358 c/kg||+13|
|300 – 400kg||289||250 c/kg||386 c/kg||355 c/kg||FIRM|
|200 – 300kg||914||200 c/kg||458 c/kg||407 c/kg||+16|
|Under 200kg||200||200 c/kg||442 c/kg||407 c/kg||+32|
|COWS||Slaughter||292||180 c/kg||322 c/kg||287 c/kg||+16|
|400 – 450kg||113||234 c/kg||292 c/kg||264 c/kg||+9|
|320 – 400kg||32||130 c/kg||262 c/kg||244 c/kg||FIRM|
|Under 320kg||2||170 c/kg||220 c/kg||195 c/kg||+26|
|HEIFERS||Heavy||77||276 c/kg||338 c/kg||327 c/kg||FIRM|
|300 – 400kg||604||234 c/kg||358 c/kg||329 c/kg||-7|
|200 – 300kg||962||130 c/kg||376 c/kg||326 c/kg||-17|
|Under 200kg||161||210 c/kg||378 c/kg||344 c/kg||+9|
|Cows & Calves||65||$2,125/unit||$1,332/unit||-$243/unit|
|BULLS||Over 600kg||17||250 c/kg||308 c/kg||294 c/kg||FIRM|
|450kg – 600kg||3||268 c/kg||297 c/kg||280 c/kg||FIRM|
|Under 450kg||51||238 c/kg||400 c/kg||315 c/kg||FIRM|
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DAY
Adams Family, Dalma, sold Droughtmaster x steers to 378c/kg, weighing 444kg, to return $1,679/hd.
EM & TL Jones, Dalma, sold Charbray steers at 420c/kg, weighing 270kg, to return $1,135/hd.
GJ Perry, Nine Mile, sold a run of Droughtmaster weaner steers to average 458c/kg, weighing 254kg, to average $1,163/hd.
VP Olive, Granite Vale, St Lawrence, sold a line of Grey Brahman weaner steers for 442c/kg, weighing 219kg, to return $978/hd.
R Dunning, Morinish, sold a pen of Droughtmaster/Limo x steers to top 377c/kg, weighing 453kg, to return $1,710/hd.
Summa Simmentals, Middlemount, sold Simbrah weaner steers to 434c/kg, weighing 281kg, returning $1,220/hd.
Moorvale Partnership, Nebo, sold Brangus steers for 438c/kg, weighing 234kg, to return $1,027/hd.
R Dunning, Morinish, sold a pen Droughtmaster/Limo x cows to top 293c/kg, weighing 573kg, to return $1,681/hd.
T&J Holland, Wycarbah, sold a pen of Droughtmaster x cows to top 285c/kg, to weigh 538kg, to return $1,535/hd.
Cash Family, St Lawrence, sold a pen of Brahman cows at 287c/kg, weighing 503kg, to return $1,445/hd.
Paul Hinchliffe, Wowan, sold heavy Brahman cows to 289c/kg, weighing 666kg, to return $1,926/hd.
Hazelton Pastoral, Middlemount, sold Charbray cows for 301c/kg, weighing 586kg, to return $1,764/hd.
GJ Perry, Nine Mile, sold Droughtmaster heifers to 370c/kg, weighing 219kg, to make $811/hd.
G Dunning, Morinish, sold Santa x heifers to 346c/kg, weighing 346kg, to return $1,312/hd.
Citifarm Holdings, Dingo, sold Charbray weaner heifers for 366c/kg, weighing 263kg, to return $965/hd.
NEXT GRACEMERE SALE: WEDNESDAY 15th JULY 2020
COMMENCING @ 8.30AM