GRACEMERE CQLX- PRIME & STORE CATTLE SALE

Wed 30 June 2021

GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE Wednesday 30th June 2021

CQLX Gracemere agents had a decreased yarding of 2203 head today, comprising of 1032 steers, 825 heifers, 256 cows and 90 bulls. Cattle came from the normal draw area, Bowen to the north and south to Eidsvold. Quality was again generally good with just a few pens of plain types on offer. Although still short one major processor and two smaller operators, processor values continued to improve. There was improvement in most classes throughout the sale.

DESCRIPTION # OF HEAD MINIMUM MAXIMUM AVERAGE Market Change
STEERS Slaughter 25 300.0 c/kg 404.2 c/kg 369.5 c/kg -16
  400 – 500kg 122 310.2 c/kg 428.2 c/kg 413.7 c/kg FIRM
300 – 400kg 204 350.0 c/kg 512.2 c/kg 443.8 c/kg +18
200 – 300kg 515 300.0 c/kg 592.2 c/kg 532.4 c/kg +13
Under 200kg 166 204.2 c/kg 614.2 c/kg 570.6 c/kg FIRM
COWS Slaughter 130 210.2 c/kg 354.2 c/kg 292.7 c/kg +11
  400 – 450kg 29 272.2 c/kg 345.2 c/kg 309.6 c/kg +36
320 – 400kg 74 224.2 c/kg 326.2 c/kg 284.6 c/kg FIRM
Under 320kg 23 208.2 c/kg 338.2 c/kg 264.9 c/kg NQ
HEIFERS Heavy 67 294.2 c/kg 420.2 c/kg 350.1 c/kg -25
  300 – 400kg 173 280.0 c/kg 446.2 c/kg 407.6 c/kg +12
200 – 300kg 388 240.0 c/kg 512.2 c/kg 435.5 c/kg +10
Under 200kg 197 340.0 c/kg 520.2 c/kg 449.7 c/kg -194
Cows & Calves     $2,600/unit $2,166/unit  
BULLS Over 600kg 4 250.2 c/kg 328.2 c/kg 304.0 c/kg -23
  450kg – 600kg 6 278.2 c/kg 248.2 c/kg 300.7 c/kg -17
Under 450kg 80 278.2 c/kg 540.2 c/kg 430.7 c/kg +38
             

 

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DAY

F Cranston, Morinish Sold Droughtmaster Steers to 428c/kg weighing 477kg to return $2042/hd

Hillcrest Pastoral, Middlemount Sold Brahman Cross Steers for 396c/kg weighing 550kg to return $2181/hd

Beeblee Pastoral, Nebo Sold No.9 Brangus steers for 424ckg weighing 498kg to retuen $2112/ hd

B Franks, Calliope Sold Simental Cross Heifers for 424c/kg weighing 394kg to return $1672/ hd

Ashlyn Hoare, Bluff Sold Charbray Heifers for 420c/kg weighing 431kg to return $1813/hd

Olive Brahmans, Marlborough Sold Grey Brahman No.1 Heifers for 466c/kg weighing 241kg to return $1127/unit

Cedar Creek, Gogango Sold Droughtmaster Cross Cows and Calves to return $2600/unit

Tracey Watts, Lornville Bowen Sold Brahman Cows for 298c/kg weighing 672kg for a return of $2,004/hd

Tracey Watts, Lornville Bowen Sold Brahman PTIC cows for $2,450/hd

NEXT GRACEMERE SALE: WEDNESDAY 07th July 2021, COMMENCING @ 8.30AM