Wed 04 November 2020
GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE Wednesday 04th November 2020
CQLX Gracemere agents presented an increased yarding of 3,172 at today’s cattle sale, comprising of 1,637 steers, 1,334 heifers, 176 cows, 23 bulls, and 2 cows & calf. Processor cattle were stronger on last week’s rates. All lines of store cattle where once again keenly sort after by a spirited buyer’s panel. Cattle were drawn from Collinsville, Bowen, Mackay, Bloomsbury, Alpha, Middlemount, and local areas.
|DESCRIPTION||# OF HEAD||MINIMUM||MAXIMUM||AVERAGE||Market Change|
|STEERS||Slaughter||4||350.0 c/kg||386.2 c/kg||375.2 c/kg||+13|
|400 – 500kg||156||320.2 c/kg||407.2 c/kg||392.6 c/kg||+10|
|300 – 400kg||164||298.2 c/kg||458.2 c/kg||398.3 c/kg||+5|
|200 – 300kg||806||280.2 c/kg||530.2 c/kg||436.6 c/kg||-34|
|Under 200kg||278||256.2 c/kg||567.2 c/kg||484.0 c/kg||+49|
|COWS||Slaughter||89||289.2 c/kg||304.2 c/kg||297.5 c/kg||FIRM|
|400 – 450kg||55||204.2 c/kg||311.2 c/kg||287.4 c/kg||+10|
|320 – 400kg||33||246.2 c/kg||287.2 c/kg||271.1 c/kg||+7|
|Under 320kg||5||220.0 c/kg||263.2 c/kg||241.3 c/kg||-11|
|HEIFERS||Heavy||3||358.2 c/kg||366.2 c/kg||363.5 c/kg||-23|
|300 – 400kg||173||336.2 c/kg||406.2 c/kg||388.2 c/kg||FIRM|
|200 – 300kg||794||200.0 c/kg||446.2 c/kg||384.7 c/kg||-24|
|Under 200kg||372||200.2 c/kg||454.2 c/kg||400.8 c/kg||FIRM|
|Cows & Calves||n/a||n/a|
|BULLS||Over 600kg||9||298.2 c/kg||398.2 c/kg||363.5 c/kg||+26|
|450kg – 600kg||4||326.2 c/kg||398.2 c/kg||363.6 c/kg||+28|
|Under 450kg||235||252.2 c/kg||412.2 c/kg||366.3 c/kg||-13|
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DAY
J & M Powell, Barmoya, sold Droughtmaster steers to 558c/kg, weighing 174kg, to return $975/hd.
K & S Lines, Dululu, sold Angus steers for 480c/kg, weighing 262kg, to return $1,255/hd.
K & J Hill, Calliope, sold Droughtmaster steers to 438c/kg, weighing 287kg, to return $1,257/hd.
D Donovon & S Zerafa, sold a pen of Cross Bred No.8 steers 396c/kg, to av 374kgs, to return $1,480/hd.
EM & RF Bella, Nebo, sold No.9 Brahman steers for 400c/kg, weighing 406kg, to return $1,626/hd.
Frank Ellrott, Nankin, sold Droughtmaster weaner steers for 498c/kg, weighing 242kg, to return $1,205 /hd.
Spann Family, Jambin, sold Droughtmaster No.9 steers for 402c/kg, weighing 475kg, to return $1,904/hd.
Vex Grazing, Springsure, sold Charbray weaner steers for 568c/kg, weighing 188kg, to return $1,070/hd.
Hillcrest Pastoral Co, Middlemount, sold a run of Brahman cows toping at 301.2c/kg, weighing 530kg, to return $1,596/hd.
S Beale, Calliope, sold Brahman cows for 295c/kg, weighing 442kg, to return $1,304/hd.
EM & RF Bella, sold Brangus feeder heifers for 396c/kg, weighing 362kg, to return $1,437/hd.
J & M Powell, Barmoya sold Droughtmaster heifers to 456c/kg, weighing 160kg, to return $724/hd.
Nelder Family, Marlborough, sold Droughtmaster x weaner heifers for 440c/kg, weighing 194kg, to return $856/hd.
M & S Anderson, Middlemount, sold Brahman x heifers for 394c/kg, weighing 367kg, to return $1,446/hd.
NEXT GRACEMERE SALE: WEDNESDAY 11th November 2020
COMMENCING @ 8.30AM