Gracemere Market Report 18/11/2020
GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE Wednesday 18th November 2020
CQLX Gracemere agents presented a decreased yarding of 3,510 at today’s cattle sale, comprising of 1,733 steers, 1,365 heifers, 330 cows, 48 bulls, and 34 cow & calf units. Processor cattle held firm on last week’s rates apart from the bulls. Feeder cattle where slightly stronger. Backgrounders and weaners were strong again with a very active buyer panel. Cattle were drawn from Collinsville, Nebo, Sarina, Clermont and local areas.
|DESCRIPTION||# OF HEAD||MINIMUM||MAXIMUM||AVERAGE||Market Change|
|STEERS||Slaughter||23||264.2 c/kg||404.2 c/kg||374.6 c/kg||+10|
|400 – 500kg||243||266.2 c/kg||424.2 c/kg||402.8 c/kg||+9|
|300 – 400kg||476||40.0 c/kg||438.2 c/kg||404.6 c/kg||FIRM|
|200 – 300kg||673||280.0 c/kg||498.2 c/kg||445.0 c/kg||+14|
|Under 200kg||274||120.2 c/kg||560.2 c/kg||463.7 c/kg||FIRM|
|COWS||Slaughter||155||270.0 c/kg||342.2 c/kg||299.1 c/kg||FIRM|
|400 – 450kg||66||266.2 c/kg||342.2 c/kg||300.2 c/kg||+10|
|320 – 400kg||110||170.2 c/kg||366.2 c/kg||304.2 c/kg||+32|
|Under 320kg||2||204.2 c/kg||230.0 c/kg||217.4 c/kg||NQ|
|HEIFERS||Heavy||38||291.2 c/kg||396.2 c/kg||367.4 c/kg||+15|
|300 – 400kg||322||150.0 c/kg||420.0 c/kg||380.3 c/kg||FIRM|
|200 – 300kg||575||20.0 c/kg||454.2 c/kg||401.7 c/kg||+9|
|Under 200kg||417||200.0 c/kg||482.2 c/kg||415.5 c/kg||+15|
|Cows & Calves||34||$2,600/unit||$2,025/unit|
|BULLS||Over 600kg||35||170.0 c/kg||322.2 c/kg||299.4 c/kg||-70|
|450kg – 600kg||14||272.2 c/kg||378.2 c/kg||313.1 c/kg||-58|
|Under 450kg||60||260.2 c/kg||462.2 c/kg||347.1 c/kg||-53|
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DAY
E & K Adams, Dalma, sold Droughtmaster feeder steers for 422c/kg, weighing 390kg, to return $1,648/hd.
GK & LR Thompson, Morinish, sold Brahman x No.8 steers for 414c/kg, weighing 463kg, to return $1,920/hd.
CS & JA Lovell, Garnant, sold Romagnola x weaner steers for 488c/kg, weighing 272kg, to return $1,328/hd.
R & U Oates, Comet, sold Brahman weaner steers for 472c/kg, weighing 281kg, to return $1328/hd.
W & K Geddes, Milman, sold Brangus x feeder steers for 406c/kg, weighing 472kg, returning $1,918/hd.
Lestree Downs, Clermont, sold 280 No.9 Brahman steers to av. 406c/kg, weighing 374kg, returning $1,519/hd.
Lucas Cattle Co, Morinish, sold Droughtmaster weaner steers for 498c/kg, weighing 258kg, returning $1,287/hd.
Troy Comiskey, Sandringham, sold Brahman x cows for 310c/kg, weighing 524kg, to return $1,625/hd.
Wirrangan Pty Ltd, Canoona, sold Red Brahman cows for 306c/kg, weighing 529kg, to return $1,620/hd.
Jason Hetherington, Baralaba, sold Santa heifers for 402c/kg, weighing 365kg, to return $1,471/hd.
L & D Cooke, Dalma, sold Droughtmaster heifers for 360c/kg, weighing 426kg, to return $1,535/hd.
AL & DI Richter, Kuttabul, sold Brangus heifers for 420c/kg, weighing 341kg, to return $1,433/hd.
AL & DI Richter, Kuttabul, sold very good quality Brangus cows and calves for $2,600/unit.
NEXT GRACEMERE SALE: WEDNESDAY 25th November 2020
COMMENCING @ 8.30AM