Wed 05 August 2020
GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE 05th AUGUST 2020
CQLX Gracemere agents yarded a total of 3693 head today comprising 1698 steers, 1385 heifers, 473 cows, 72 bulls, and 65 cows & calves. All cattle retained last weeks inflated values with buyers being competitive on all lines. Cattle were drawn from Nebo, St Lawrence, Monto, Gin Gin, Biloela, Clermont, and local areas. All the usual buyers were in attendance.
|DESCRIPTION||# OF HEAD||MINIMUM||MAXIMUM||AVERAGE||Market Change|
|400 – 500kg||66||200.0c/kg||388.2c/kg||352.8c/kg||FIRM|
|300 – 400kg||320||240.0c/kg||400.0c/kg||363.0c/kg||FIRM|
|200 – 300kg||844||118.2c/kg||448.2c/kg||401.9c/kg||+8|
|400 – 450kg||122||210.0c/kg||323.2c/kg||256.8c/kg||-10|
|320 – 400kg||96||125.2c/kg||294.2c/kg||240.2c/kg||FIRM|
|300 – 400kg||273||240.0c/kg||360.2c/kg||327.5c/kg||-15|
|200 – 300kg||671||170.2c/kg||382.2c/kg||346.5c/kg||FIRM|
|Cows & Calves|
|BULLS||Over 600kg||23||214.2 c/kg||296.2c/kg||257.6c/kg||-31|
|450kg – 600kg||21||190.2c/kg||318.2c/kg||276.5c/kg||-20|
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DAY
S Bell & J Williams, Kabra – Sold a pen of Droughtmaster steers for 410c/kg, to weigh 279kg avg, to return $1,145/hd.
Clifton & Alexander, Nankin – Sold Droughtmaster weaner steers for 450c/kg, weighing 200kg to return $900/hd.
JG & MA McCartney, Marlborough – Sold No.9 Brahman steers for 396c/kg, weighing 387kg to return $1,518/hd.
AJ Hobson, Rannes – Sold Shorthorn x weaner steers for 440c/kg, weighing 242kg to return $1,068/hd.
The Stewart Family, Ridgelands – Sold Brangus weaner steers for 440c/kg, weighing 284kg to return $1,252/hd.
Wales Grazing, Biloela – Sold Brahman x steers for 376c/kg, weighing 427kg to return $1,607/hd.
The Sharpe Family, Biloela -Sold Charbray steers for 388c/kg, weighing 407kg to return $1,581/hd.
Sainsbury Family, Kokotungo – Sold Brahman x cows for 278c/kg, weighing 520kg to return $1,448/hd.
Lisa McKinlay Gogango – Sold prime Brahman cows for 280c/kg, weighing 646kg to return $1,810/hd.
Kevin Harvey, Kunwarara – Sold Brahman x cows for 280c/kg, weighing 523kg to return $1,467/hd.
Colin Anderson, Middlemount – Sold Brahman x weaner steers for 430c/kg, weighing 272kg returning $1,172/hd.
J & C Ellrott, Morinish – Sold a run of No.7 Braford heifers to avg 319c/kg, to weigh 427kg to return $1,366/hd.
McCartney Family, Marlborough – Sold No.8 Brahman heifers for 331c/kg, weigh 480kg, to return $1,590/hd.
AJ Hobson, Rannes – Sold Shorthorn x heifers for 368c/kg, weighing 249kg to return $917/hd.
M & L Lingard, Duaringa – Sold Droughtmaster weaner heifers for 376c/kg weighing 241kg to return $906/hd.
KJ Smoothy, Theodore – Sold Braford x heifers for 346c/kg, weighing 348kg to return $1,205/hd.
M & ME & KM Leigh, Koumala – Sold Quality big framed Crossbred cows & calves for $1,950/unit.
G Clements & L McAuliffe, St Lawrence – Sold Brahman cows & calves for $1,525/unit
D & C McKenzie, Bouldercombe – Sold Brahman cows & calves for $2,050/unit
NEXT GRACEMERE SALE: WEDNESDAY 12th AUGUST 2020
COMMENCING @ 8.30AM