GRACEMERE CQLX- PRIME & STORE CATTLE SALE

Wed 17 March 2021

GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE Wednesday 17th March 2021

After some much needed welcome rain in the catchment area, CQLX Gracemere combined agents had a decreased yarding of 2750 head today, comprising of 1272 steers, 1021 heifers, 366 cows and 105 bulls. Condition and quality were more consistent than last week with some larger lines penned. The usual processors and feeder buyers were present and operating along with a strong panel of restockers. As expected, prices improved, with the exception of quality related variations in some classes.

DESCRIPTION # OF HEAD MINIMUM MAXIMUM AVERAGE Market Change
STEERS Slaughter 38 310.2 402.2 386.3 +40
  400 – 500kg 185 280.2 412.2 392.0 +8
300 – 400kg 241 310.0 482.2 416.2 +16
200 – 300kg 689 284.2 530.2 472.1 +7
Under 200kg 119 318.2 586.2 513.6 -16
COWS Slaughter 7 218.2 344.2 273.2 FIRM
  400 – 450kg 24 261.2 342.2 276.3 +44
320 – 400kg 27 164.2 342.2 264.5 +16
Under 320kg 308 100.0 261.2 189.8 +5
HEIFERS Heavy 75 180.0 370.2 317.6 -49
  300 – 400kg 398 200.0 436.2 365.5 FIRM
200 – 300kg 440 348.2 464.2 416.0 +25
Under 200kg 108 352.2 512.2 439.7 +14
Cows & Calves     $2400/Unit $2039/Unit  
BULLS Over 600kg 12 226.2 340.2 289.8 +5
  450kg – 600kg 18 282.2 354.2 331.1 +20
Under 450kg 75 252.2 474.2 368.4 FIRM
             

 

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DAY

Aroa Downs, Clermont sold a run of HGP treated steers to average 401c to weigh 447kg to return $1793

Ryan Goudie Baralaba, Sold No9 Santa Cross Steers for 412ckg weighing 387kg to return $1600p/h

MF Rural, Kabra sold Speckle Park Cross Steers for 586c weighing 195kg to return $1143

MacGibbon Holdings, Nebo sold 90 No.0 Grey Brahman Steers for 446c weighing an averaging of 284kg to return $1268

Bullrush Pastoral P/L Nebo Sold Brangus cows for 280ckg weighing 585kg to return $1,640p/h

G Perry, Nine Mile sold Droughtmaster weaner heifers to 464c weighing 260kg to return $1207

Lake Lindsay Pastoral Co, Dingo sold a run of 225 heifers topping at 362ckg for 386kg to return $1399/h

PPL, Calliope sold Brangus Heifers for 440c weighing 255kg to return $1122

A & B Goodwin, Blackwater sold Brangus cows and calves to top at $2400 a unit

 

NEXT GRACEMERE SALE: WEDNESDAY 24th March 2021, COMMENCING @ 8.30AM