GRACEMERE CQLX- PRIME & STORE CATTLE SALE

Wed 02 June 2021

GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE Wednesday 02nd June 2021

CQLX Gracemere agents had a decreased yarding of 1872 head today following Monday’s Special Weaner & Feeder Sale, comprising of 881 steers, 466 heifers, 327 cows and 128 bulls. Quality and condition were again very good, although prices eased for many of the classes on offer with the exception being grown heifers which improved in line with the quality and condition on offer. One major processor was not operating and the usual feeders and restockers operated throughout.

 

DESCRIPTION # OF HEAD MINIMUM MAXIMUM AVERAGE Market Change
STEERS Slaughter 40 200.0 c/kg 428.2 c/kg 353.4 c/kg -28
  400 – 500kg 188 312.2 c/kg 426.2 c/kg 403.2 c/kg FIRM
300 – 400kg 230 208.2 c/kg 486.2 c/kg 425.6 c/kg FIRM
200 – 300kg 283 135.2 c/kg 592.2 c/kg 491.8 c/kg -10
Under 200kg 140 462.2 c/kg 598.2 c/kg 572.1 c/kg FIRM
COWS Slaughter 266 230.0 c/kg 376.2 c/kg 294.7 c/kg -9
  400 – 450kg 48 100.0 c/kg 379.2 c/kg 312.6 c/kg +17
320 – 400kg 12 154.2 c/kg 334.2 c/kg 244.4 c/kg -20
Under 320kg 1 20.0 c/kg 20.0 c/kg 20.0 c/kg NQ
HEIFERS Heavy 65 262.2 c/kg 400.2 c/kg 374.0 c/kg FIRM
  300 – 400kg 216 200.0 c/kg 426.2 c/kg 388.2 c/kg FIRM
200 – 300kg 119 200.0 c/kg 458.2 c/kg 404.3 c/kg FIRM
Under 200kg 66 430.2 c/kg 467.2 c/kg 498.2 c/kg FIRM
Cows & Calves     $3,000/unit $2,617/unit  
BULLS Over 600kg 23 234.2 c/kg 348.2 c/kg 306.7 c/kg -9
  450kg – 600kg 31 290.2 c/kg 370.2 c/kg 342.3 c/kg -17
Under 450kg 74 280.0 c/kg 580.2 c/kg 422.0 c/kg +48
             

 

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DAY

PW & CJ, Bauman, Garnant Sold Santa Steers for 454c/kg weighing 360kg to return $1637/hd

Graham Clarke, Yeppoon Sold Charbray Steers for 400c/kg weighing 516kg to return $2065/hd

Paul Czislowski, Yeppoon Sold Angus Cross Steers for 598c/kg weighing 140kg to return $840/hd. He also topped the heifer market at 498c/kg weighing 170kg to average $846/hd

R & A Humphrey, Ridgelands Sold Charbray Steers for 416c/kg weighing 484kg to return $2012/hd

S & J Studdert, Sold Droughtmaster Heifers for 498c/kg weighing 177kg returning $884/hd

P Mossman, Ubobo Sold Shorthorn Cross Heifers for 448c/kg weighing 249kg to return $1117/hd

L McKinlay, Gogango Sold Charbray Cows and Calves for $2880 per unit

 

NEXT GRACEMERE SALE: WEDNESDAY 09th JUNE 2021, COMMENCING @ 8.30AM