Gracemere cattle sale report

13 Feb 2020

 GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE

Gracemere Market Report 12/02/2020

Combined Agents of CQLX Gracemere presented a rain reduced yarding of 1,033 head, consisting of 373 steers, 568 heifers, 61 cows, 19 bulls and 12 cows & calves. Competition was once again strong across all descriptions of cattle. Cattle were drawn from Mackay, Nebo, Biloela, Miriam Vale and local areas.

Description Numbers Min Average Max
 

 

Steers

Slaughter 3 351.2 c/kg 351.2 c/kg 351.2 c/kg
401-500kg 13 305.2 c/kg 324.4 c/kg 354.2 c/kg
301-400kg 21 264.2 c/kg 344.2 c/kg 362.2 c/kg
201-300kg 255 262.2 c/kg 380.8 c/kg 426.2 c/kg
Under 200kg 64 356.2 c/kg 410.8 c/kg 426.2 c/kg
 

 

Cows

Slaughter 4 290.2 c/kg 296.2 c/kg 298.2 c/kg
401-450kg 38 242.2 c/kg 283.5 c/kg 304.2 c/kg
320-400kg 10 256.2 c/kg 277.5 c/kg 289.2 c/kg
Under 320kg 8 214.2 c/kg 231.1 c/kg 234.2 c/kg
 

 

Heifers

Heavy 14 342.2 c/kg 344.4 c/kg 347.2 c/kg
301-400kg 71 292.2 c/kg 347.7 c/kg 363.2 c/kg
201-300kg 298 250 c/kg 338.9 c/kg 376.2 c/kg
Under 200kg 184 212.2 c/kg 350.9 c/kg 388.2 c/kg
Cows and Calves 12 $/hd 1,188 $/hd 2,000 $/hd
Bulls Over 600kg 16 272.2 c/kg 302 c/kg 324.2 c/kg
  450-600kg 2 280 c/kg 280 c/kg 280 c/kg
  Under 450kg 13 338.2 c/kg 357.6 c/kg 360.2 c/kg

ER & BK Graving, Biloela, sold Bradford bullocks to 351c/kg, weighing 511kg, to return $1,797/hd.

Greenlakes Station, Rossmoya, sold a run of Brahman cross steers topping 410c/kg weighing 212kg, to return $869/hd.

Turkey Station, Bororen, sold Brahman cross steers for 426c/kg, weighing 192kg, to return $818/hd.

Rod & Ros Murray, Yaamba, sold a pen of Santa x cows for 304c/kg, weighing 415kgs, to return $1,256/hd.

GN & J Grother, Mt Larcom, sold Brangus heifers at 360c/kg, weighing 246kg, to return $888/hd.

SC Grazing, Canoona, sold prime heifers at 347c/kg, weighing 436kg, to return $1,516/hd.

Galloway Plains, Calliope, sold a run of Brahman x heifers to average 377c/kg, weighing 170kg, to return $641/hd.  R & J Sherry, Marlborough, sold a run of Cross Bred heifers to average 355c/kg, weighing 230kg, to return $816/hd.

Petann Pastoral Co, Gogango, sold a run of Cross Bred heifers averaging 352c/kg, weighing 285kg, returning $1,003/hd.

M & M Tribe, Goovigen, sold Brahman cows and calves for $2,000 a unit.

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