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GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE – FRIDAY 13TH OCTOBER 2017

  • YARDING NUMBERS: 1850
  • LOCATION: Gracemere
  • DATE: Oct 13, 2017
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A yarding of 1850 cattle came to hand at Gracemere Sale today, comprising 940 steers, 700 heifers, 100 cows, 94 cows and calves and 15 bulls.

The overall market remained firm compared to the closing 2016 sale.

 

DESCRIPTION MAXIMUM AVERAGE Market Change
Steers Slaughter 319c/kg 294c/kg
400- 500kg 342c/kg 325c/kg
300-400kg 343c/kg 332c/kg
200-300kg 378c/kg 339c/kg
Under 200kg 428c/kg 370c/kg
Cows Slaughter 245c/kg 231c/kg
400-450kg 245c/kg 231c/kg
320-400kg 263c/kg 202c/kg
0-320kg  206c/kg 175c/kg
Heifers Heavy 256c/kg 256c/kg
300-400kg 320c/kg 304c/kg
200-300kg 352c/kg 317c/kg
Under 200kg 250c/kg 241c/kg
Cows & Calves $1450 $
Bulls Over 600kg None Yarded None Yarded
450kg- 600kg 248c/kg 223c/kg
0-450kg 328c/kg 271c/kg

 

HIGHLIGHTS

Jim Shannon & Family, Jambin sold Brahman cross feeder steers for 342 c/kg weighing 401kg to return $1372 /head.

Nev & Megan Hansen, Kalapa sold Charbray No.5 heifers for 330 c/kg weighing 421kg to return $1391 /head.

Somerton Grazing Co, Goovigen sold Brahman No.4 steers to top at 324 c/kg weighing 413kg to return $1565 /head.

Glasgow Family, Biloela sold Brahman weaner steers to top at 384 c/kg weighing 198kg to return $762 /head.

Brown Family, Theodore sold Santa cross cows and calves for $1450 /head.

Tim & Janine Perret, Duaringa sold Brangus cross weaner steers to top at 372 c/kg weighing 251kg to return $934 /head.

Wales Grazing, Biloela sold cross bred feeder steers to top at 339 c/kg weighing 486kg to return $1651 /head.

Rod & Glenda Lisle, Kunwarara sold a run of 26 Brahman No.5 EU heifers to top at 352 c/kg weighing 293kg.

Lisa McKinlay, Gogango sold 88 cross bred No.5 steers for 365 c/kg weighing 365kg returning $1245 /head.

A&R Edgar, Morinish sold prime Droughtmaster heifers for 256 c/kg weighing 492kg returning $1261 /head.

April Cochrane, Alton Downs sold Brahman weaner steers for 412 c/kg weighing 132kg returning $547 /head.

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