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GRACEMERE CATTLE SALE – FRIDAY 4TH AUGUST 2017

  • YARDING NUMBERS: 2855
  • LOCATION: Gracemere
  • DATE: Aug 04, 2017
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A yarding of 2855 head were presented at Gracemere today. Comprising of 1283 steers, 944 heifers, 553 cows, 33 cows and calves, and 42 bulls. After an improved market last week at Gracemere, the market followed trends from across the state and eased over most lines of cattle.

 

DESCRIPTION MAXIMUM AVERAGE Market Change
Steers Slaughter 292.2c/kg 259.0c/kg -8
400- 500kg 303.2c/kg 283.0c/kg -18
300-400kg 330.2c/kg 287.0c/kg -13
200-300kg 352.2c/kg 312.8c/kg -29
Under 200kg 356.2c/kg 319.5c/kg -42
Cows Slaughter 223.2c/kg 196.3c/kg -25
400-450kg 220.2c/kg 180.7c/kg -18
320-400kg 230.2c/kg 167.2c/kg FIRM
0-320kg
Heifers Heavy 266.2c/kg 248.8c/kg +11
300-400kg 264.2c/kg 244.6c/kg -23
200-300kg 304.2c/kg 263.8c/kg -18
Under 200kg 308.2c/kg 283.6c/kg -7
Cows & Calves $1320 $1205
Bulls Over 600kg 211.2c/kg 202.1c/kg -34
450kg- 600kg 256.2c/kg 194.3c/kg -58
0-450kg 302.2c/kg 265.1c/kg -29

 

HIGHLIGHTS

S & J Farr, Garnant – Sold Grey Brahman steers for 330c/kg weighing 244kg returning $807 per head.

R & L Roser, Mackay – Sold No 6/5 Brangus steers for 290c/kg, weighing 384kg returning $1116 per head.

R & U Oates, Comet – Sold Brahman Feeder Steers to top at 296c/kg weighing 454kg to return $1345 per head.

Rodney Hannant and Family – Sold VGQ steers to top at 300c/kg weighing 344kg to return $1034 per head.

B & D Henderson – Sold Droughtmaster heifers for 285c/kg weighing 222kg to return $635 per head.

I & G Ohl, Baralaba – Brangus weaner steers to top at 388c/kg to average 220kg to return $717 per head.

D & W Lehfeldt, Kalapa -Sold Droughtmaster cross steers to top at 302c/kg to weigh 475kg to return $1435 per head they also sold Droughtmaster cross heifers to top at 260c/kg to weigh 436kg, returning $1135 per head.

 

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