GRACEMERE CQLX- PRIME & STORE CATTLE SALE

Wed 26 May 2021

GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE Wednesday 26TH May 2021

CQLX Gracemere combined agents had an decreased yarding of 3068 head today, comprising of 1437 steers, 1263 heifers, 276 cows and 70 bulls. Quality and condition of the offering were again very good with several bigger runs penned. The normal line up of processor and feeder buyers were present along with another changed panel of restockers. Overall a strong showing with some quality related variations along with a general easing in yearling and grown heifers.

 

DESCRIPTION # OF HEAD MINIMUM MAXIMUM AVERAGE Market Change
STEERS Slaughter 69 349.2 c/kg 398.2 c/kg 381.9 c/kg +21
  400 – 500kg 161 346.2 c/kg 430.2 c/kg 403.0 c/kg +6
300 – 400kg 496 240.0 c/kg 540.2 c/kg 428.7 c/kg FIRM
200 – 300kg 573 270.0 c/kg 612.2 c/kg 501.3 c/kg FIRM
Under 200kg 138 400.0 c/kg 608.2 c/kg 574.9 c/kg FIRM
COWS Slaughter 212 246.2 c/kg 346.2 c/kg 303.6 c/kg FIRM
  400 – 450kg 38 254.2 c/kg 342.2 c/kg 295.3 c/kg +14
320 – 400kg 24 224.2 c/kg 354.2 c/kg 264.3 c/kg FIRM
Under 320kg 2 140.0 c/kg 206.2 c/kg 172.6 c/kg +20
HEIFERS Heavy 111 306.2 c/kg 396.2 c/kg 377.1 c/kg +26
  300 – 400kg 454 240.0 c/kg 442.2 c/kg 384.8 c/kg FIRM
200 – 300kg 622 198.2 c/kg 502.2 c/kg 401.2 c/kg -36
Under 200kg 76 318.2 c/kg 504.2 c/kg 466.7 c/kg +16
Cows & Calves     $2775/unit $2318/unit  
BULLS Over 600kg 8 270.0 c/kg 339.2 c/kg 315.6 c/kg +33
  450kg – 600kg 6 336.2 c/kg 382.2 c/kg 359.5 c/kg +37
Under 450kg 56 236.2 c/kg 536.2 c/kg 374.5 c/kg FIRM
             

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DAY

Mt Stuart Trust, Capella Sold Grey Brahman Steers for 398ckg weighing 527kg returning $2100/hd

S & S Gedda, Marlborough Sold a run of 120 Brahman Cross Steers to average 581c weighing 189kg to return $1101/hd

I&E Donaldson, Wowan Sold Droughtmaster Cross Steers for 418c/kg weighing 421kg returning $1759/hd

Spelta Grazing, Gogango Sold Droughtmaster Cross Steers for 612c/kg weighing 223kg returning $1362/hd

P & M Hill, Clarke Creek Sold a run of 142 Santa Brangus Cross heifers to average 398c/kg weighing 374kg to average $1490/hd

KM Lucas, Mt Morgan Sold Brangus Heifers for 502c weighing 162kg to return $816/hd

AB McKenzie, Bluff Sold Droughtmaster Heifers for 426c/kg weighing 365kg to return $1557/hd

B&J Wetherall, Flaggy Rock Sold Droughtmaster Heifers for 460ckg weighing 217kg returning $1000/hd

Ashley Smith, Morinish Sold quality Brangus Cows and Calves for $2775 per unit.

 

NEXT GRACEMERE SALE: SPECIAL WEANER FEEDER SALE MONDAY 31st MAY 2021, COMMENCING @ 8.30AM