GRACEMERE CQLX- PRIME & STORE CATTLE SALE

Wed 31 March 2021

GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE Wednesday 31st March 2021

CQLX Gracemere combined agents had an increased yarding of 3411 head today, comprising of 1677 steers, 1350 heifers, 298 cows and 59 bulls. Cattle were drawn from south to Gin Gin and included a large consignment of quality Brahman and Brahman cross steers and heifers from Mount Coolon. Overall a very good quality, well presented yarding of cattle. Competition came from the usual processors together with an increased line-up of feeder and restocker buyers and saw prices improve across most of the yard.

DESCRIPTION # OF HEAD MINIMUM MAXIMUM AVERAGE Market Change
STEERS Slaughter 23 330.2 c/kg 422.2 c/kg 406.3 c/kg +36
  400 – 500kg 359 242.2 c/kg 444.2 c/kg 415.8 c/kg +36
300 – 400kg 681 270.0 c/kg 568.2 c/kg 455.8 c/kg +20
200 – 300kg 527 426.2 c/kg 612.2 c/kg 531.2 c/kg +56
Under 200kg 87 364.2 c/kg 510.2 c/kg 574.7 c/kg +20
COWS Slaughter 139 180.2 c/kg 382.2 c/kg 275.7 c/kg +10
  400 – 450kg 62 198.2 c/kg 348.2 c/kg 283.4 c/kg +22
320 – 400kg 85 158.2 c/kg 300.0 c/kg 268.0 c/kg +9
Under 320kg 12 232.2 c/kg 248.2 c/kg 236.6 c/kg -9
HEIFERS Heavy 26 328.2 c/kg 370.2 c/kg 354.7 c/kg +14
  300 – 400kg 319 246.2 c/kg 444.2 c/kg 395.9 c/kg +19
200 – 300kg 814 350.2 c/kg 496.2 c/kg 439.6 c/kg +6
Under 200kg 191 414.2 c/kg 512.2 c/kg 470.4 c/kg +31
Cows & Calves     $2520/Unit $1893/Unit  
BULLS Over 600kg 8 240.2 c/kg 320.2 c/kg 283.9 c/kg -14
  450kg – 600kg 5 260.0 c/kg 348.2 c/kg 312.1 c/kg -27
Under 450kg 46 252.2 c/kg 520.0 c/kg 393.2 c/kg +120
             

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DAY

SJ & MJ Walsh, Marmor Sold Charbray weaner Steers for 610c/kg weighing 221kg to Return $1,345/head

Boongana Pty Ltd, Blackwater sold Braford Steers for 606c/kg weighing 254kg to return $1537/head

B Kelly, Baralaba sold a run of 144 Droughtmaster feeder steers to average 423c/kg weighing an average of 475kg to return $2010/head

BeeBlee Pastoral Co. Nebo Sold No.9 Brangus Steers for 436ckg weighing 437kg to return $1,908 p/h

Yacamunda, Collinsville sold 695 Brahman/Brahman cross no.0 & 9 steers to average 458c/kg weighing 340kg to return $1555/head

M Mackay, Calliope sold Droughtmaster steers at 568c/kg weighing 306kg to return $1743 head.

R MacDonald, Bajool sold Brahman cows for 275c/kg weighing 574kg to return $1580/head

Jason Mara Kalapa Sold Brangus Cows for 278ckg weighing 572kg to return $1,593/head

S&R Buck, Bajool sold Brangus feeder heifers for 418c/kg weighing 362kg to return $1516/head

The Squire Partnership, Springsure sold Brangus weaner heifers for 448c/kg weighing 293kg to return $1308/head

Yacamunda, Collinsville sold 764 Brahman/Brahman cross No. 0 & 9 heifers for 435c/kg weighing 242kg to return $1054/head

T & J Holland, Wycarbah sold a pen of Droughtmaster weaner heifers for 440c/kg weighing 244kg to return $1075 head

SJ & MJ Walsh, Marmor Sold Brangus weaner Heifers foe 470ckg weighing 215kg to return $1,015/head

W Haviland Coowonga, sold Droughtmaster Cows & Calves at $2,520 a unit

 

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