Gracemere cattle sale report

14 Jan 2018

 GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE

 Gracemere Market Report 11/01/2019

A yarding of 964 cattle came to hand at Gracemere Sale today, comprising of 559 steers, 21 cows, 364 heifers, 15 cows & calves and 5 bulls. The market for prime cattle remained firm on last years rates, while the store cattle eased. Feeder cattle also eased a shade except for some heavier lines of good quality steers and heifers. The weaner cattle also eased for both the steers & heifers.

Description Minimum Maximum Average
Steers Slaughter 210.0 c/kg 279.2 c/kg 261.0 c/kg
  401-500kg 246.2 c/kg 270.2 c/kg 265.4 c/kg
  301-400kg 236.2 c/kg 284.2 c/kg 270.9 c/kg
  201-300kg 170.2 c/kg 282.2 c/kg 256.1 c/kg
  Under 200kg 150.0 c/kg 272.2 c/kg 227.4 c/kg
Cows Slaughter 184.2 c/kg 235.2 c/kg 223.8 c/kg
  400-450kg 0 c/kg 0 c/kg 0 c/kg
  320-400kg 114.2 c/kg 180 c/kg 160.3 c/kg
  0-320kg 100.0 c/kg 100.0 c/kg 100.0 c/kg
Heifers Heavy 168.2 c/kg 260.2 c/kg 257.5 c/kg
  301-400kg 202.2 c/kg 266.2 c/kg 257.9 c/kg
  201-300kg 234.2 c/kg 263.2 c/kg 235.0 c/kg
  Under 200kg 255.2 c/kg 260.2 c/kg 215.7 c/kg
Cows & Calves   /Unit 1025 /Unit 886 /Unit
Bulls Over 600kg 234.2 c/kg 236.2 c/kg 235.2 c/kg
  450kg-600kg 240.0 c/kg 240.0 c/kg 240.0 c/kg
  0-450kg 245.2 c/kg 246.2 c/kg 245.2 c/kg

Stephenson Fmily, Moura, sold X-Bred feeder steers to top at 284c/kg, weighing 326kg, to return $926.00p/hd.

Doug Clanfield & Family, Wowan, sold Droughtmaster weaner steers to top at 280c/kg, weighing 291kg, to return $815.00p/hd.

East End Cattle Co, Mt Larcom, sold Bazadaise x steers, to top at 282c/kg, weighing 352kg, to return $993.00p/hd. Wayne Ashe & Family, sold Brangus No. 7 heifers to top at 260c/kg, weighing 443kg, to return $1,152.00 p/hd.

 

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