Market Reports

Stock Comment

515 head of cattle yarded at Grafton yesterday. As the dry continues more and more plainer cattle are coming on to the market. Bullocks sold easier on last week to top 270c/kg, cows also sold easier to top at 205c/kg. The best of the weaner steers sold at 240c/kg and most vealers sold between 180c/kg and 210c/kg.

Don’t forget our Feeder Steer and Weaner sale on the 7th of March starting at 10:00am

Prices from our sale records 19/02/2019



Price/KGWeightAverage Price
Export Bullocks260c/kg 555kg$1443/hd
Export Cows206c/kg 589kg$1203/hd
Export Heifers215c/kg 465kg$1000/hd
Export Bulls220c/kg 740kg$1628/hd
Yearlings244c/kg 261kg$635/hd
Heavy Vealers201c/kg 245kg$490/hd
Light Vealers211c/kg 228kg$479/hd
Bobby Calves0c/kg 0kg$0/hd

Sale Features


Grafton Fat Sale 19.2.19

Ramornie Station bullocks sold to 255c/kg weighed 550kg to return $1403/hd

G R Ellis bullocks sold to 250c/kg weighed 618kg to return $1513/hd

R C Child bullocks sold to 260c/kg weighed 590kg to return $1475/hd

J T & P L Surawski bullocks sold to 260c/kg weighed 555kg to return $1443/hd

Ramornie Station heifers sold to 218c/kg weighed 465kg to return $1000/hd

R B Kenny cows sold to 205c/kg weighed 590kg to return $1203/hd

Kahuna Pastoral cows sold to 206c/kg weighed 575kg to return $1175/hd

CQ Pastoral Company cows sold to 190c/kg weighed 458kg to return $871/hd

Coombadjha Trust cows sold to 196c/kg weighed 513kg to return $1000/hd

Shane Pitkin cows sold to 200c/kg weighed 520kg to return $1040/hd

B G & M C Walker simmental steers sold to 246c/kg weighed 273kg to return $660/hd



Vendor of the Week

CQ Pastoral Pty Ltd was selected as the ‘vendor of the week’ at this week’s Grafton prime cattle sale.  The company sold a total of 46 mixed breed cows from their Baryulgil property. The majority of the offering sold for 170c/kg, including the pen of 12 pictured which averaged 482.5kg liveweight and grossed $820.25/head.  The offering was sold by Farrell McCrohon Stock and Station Agents.


Archived Market Reports

    Want Weekly Market Reports in Your Inbox?

    Click the sign up button and tick the relevant boxes to let us know what information you would like to receive - you can choose as many or as few as you like. You can unsubscribe at any time and we'll never pass your details on to any third parties.