Gracemere Market Report 11.03.20

GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE Wednesday 11th MARCH 2020

A yarding of 2,221 head was presented today by CQLX agents, comprising of 816 steers, 1185 heifers, 138 cows, 61 cows & calves and 21 bulls. All categories of processor cattle were firm to slightly dearer on last week’s rates. Feeder steers and heifers also saw a price increase. Re-stocker cattle were also dearer. Cattle were drawn from Collinsville, Nebo, Proserpine, Sarina, Clermont, Bowen and local areas.

DESCRIPTION # OF HEAD MAXIMUM AVERAGE Market Change
STEERS Slaughter
  400 – 500kg 58 380 c/kg 355 c/kg +7
300 – 400kg 156 415 c/kg 381 c/kg +29
200 – 300kg 464 424  c/kg 392 c/kg +13
Under 200kg 133 426  c/kg 403 c/kg +41
COWS Slaughter 26 282  c/kg 272 c/kg FIRM
  400 – 450kg 52 270  c/kg 256 c/kg -7
320 – 400kg 47 271  c/kg 253 c/kg +12
Under 320kg 10 298  c/kg 210 c/kg +8
HEIFERS Heavy 26 355  c/kg 349 c/kg +16
  300 – 400kg 309 372  c/kg 347 c/kg +16
200 – 300kg 721 366  c/kg 337 c/kg +23
Under 200kg 105 364  c/kg 315 c/kg +27
Cows & Calves 51 $2,200/u $1,842/u +$521/u
BULLS Over 600kg 10 340 c/kg 325 c/kg -11
  450kg – 600kg 7 342 c/kg 323 c/kg +15
Under 450kg 7 340 c/kg 291 c/kg +8

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DAY 

G Bridgeman, Bondoola, sold Brangus steers at 424c/kg, weighing 290kg, to return $1,230/hd

Greenlakes Station, Barmoya, sold a run of 255 weaner steers topping 428c/kg, weighing 194kg, to return $824/hd

D Poulton, Nebo, sold Brahman cross steers for 378c/kg, weighing 439kg, to return $1,660/hd

J & Y Galea, Sarina, sold No.9 Brangus/Simbrah cross steers for 402c/kg, weighing 317kgs, returning $1,275/hd

S & PL Probst, Carmila, sold Droughtmaster cross feeder steers for 360c/kg, weighing 412kg, returning $1,484/hd

R & J Sherry, Marlborough sold Cross Bred steers for 415c/kg, weighing 307kg, to return $1,274/hd

G & A McFadzen, Sarina Range, sold Droughtmaster cows for 273c/kg, weighing 482kg, to return $1,317/hd

Parraweena Cattle Co, Banana, sold Charbray heifers to 366c/kg, weighing 320kg, to return $1,166/hd

Lestree Downs, Clermont sold a run of Grey Brahman No.9 heifers to average 355c/kg, weighing 285kg, to return $1,012/hd

Suttor Creek Pastoral, Nebo, sold 154 No.8/9 Brahman cross heifers topping at 366c/kg, to average 316kg, returning $1,086/hd

Woodlands Station, Bowen, sold Brangus heifers for 362c/kg, weighing 278kg, to return $1,006/hd

M & L Deguara, Mirani– Sold Charbray Weaner Heifers for 356c/kg weighing 185kg to return $660

 

                               NEXT GRACEMERE SALE: WEDNESDAY 18th MARCH 2020
COMMENCING @ 8.30AM

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