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Hobson & Co is a leading provider of agricultural and livestock services in the Eastern Cape. We have bridged the generational gap by combining the latest practices and the best service from the good old days. We form lasting relationships with our partners that are built on trust and pride. We understand that by ensuring the success of our clients we also ensure our own success. We are committed to the support of farmers and transforming & building the agricultural industry in the difficult South African economic climate. Our range of services include:

Stud Auctions • Monthly Auctions • Game  Dispersal Sales  Out-of-Hand Sales  Abattoir Marketing  Livestock Transport  Veterinary Agency  Consulting and Financial Services

Hobson & Co is your premier livestock partner. Contact us today to arrange a consultation.

Latest News

Jansenville Sale 16 November 2017

There 426 Sheep, 14 Pigs & 41 Cattle on offer at the Jansenville sale held on Thursday 16 November. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg BOERGOAT KAPATER(S) <35KG 21 R 1 164.29 R 42.08 BOERGOAT RAM(S) 14 R 1 741.07 R 37.97 STORE COW/C1 5 R 8 740.00 R…

Mooiplaas Sale 2017

There were 197 cattle on offer at the recent Mooiplaas sale. Sale prices and averages were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE A2+ 2 R 7 600.00 R 19.90 AB GRADE (THIN) 1 R 6 700.00 R 18.61 AB GRADE A2+ 16 R 7 871.88 R 24.20 BULL (SLAUGHTER)…

Adelaide Goat Sale 09 November 2017

There were 1163 Goats on offer at the recent Hobson & Co Adelaide Goat Sale. Prices were astronomical on the day with 37 buyers registering on the day. We must commend the Adelaide farming district for producing some outstanding quality goats which contributed to the unbelievable prices. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No…

Grahamstown Sale 02 November 2017

There were 488 sheep & 442 cattle on offer at the recent Grahamstown sale. Prices were outstanding and were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 11 R 6 927.27 R 28.13 A GRADE A2+ 2 R 5 900.00 R 20.70 AB GRADE (THIN) 10 R 5 870.00 R…

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Adelaide Sale 01 November 2017

There were 192 sheep & 142 cattle on offer at the recent Adelaide sale. Prices were very good and were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg AB GRADE (THIN) 5 R 7 460.00 R 21.57 AB GRADE A2+ 8 R 7 350.00 R 21.23 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 7 R 16 928.57 R…

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Charlgrove Sale 31 October 2017

There were 292 cattle on offer at the recent Charlgrove sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE A2+ 3 R 12 833.33 R 24.43 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 10 R 16 075.00 R 24.30 B GRADE B2+ 5 R 10 470.00 R 22.37 COW (VERY THIN) 15 R 7…

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Paterson NG Kerk Sale 27 October 2017

There were 171 cattle on offer at the recent Paterson NG Kerk sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE A2+ 4 R 11 800.00 R 24.33 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 9 R 12 411.11 R 21.28 COW (VERY THIN) 10 R 8 080.00 R 18.71 STORE COW/C1 25 R…

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Bedford Sale 25 October 2017

There were 293 sheep and 91 cattle on the Bedford sale. Prices for fat stock were unbelievably good with some very good fat cows fetching R24.75/kg. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE A2+ 4 R 9 950.00 R 23.01 AB GRADE A2+ 3 R 9 100.00 R…

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Normandy Dohne Stud

Hobson & Co are excited to announce their new partnership with Lionel & Jean de la Harpe and their wellknown Normandy Dohne Stud brand. The annual Normandy Dohne ram sale will be held on Grassdale near Graaff Reinet on Tuesday 6th February commencing at 11-00 am. There will be 70 performance tested and Falkirk indexed…

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Alphaeton Sale 13 October 2017

The Alphaeton Bonsmara & Boergoat production sale wa held at Alphaeton in the Fort Beaufort district on a beautiful spring day on Friday the 13th. It proved to be a lucky Friday the 13th where 82 buyers registered and bidding was brisk on all lots. The 29 Bonsmara bulls averaged R39413.79 with the top price…

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Quattro Boergoat & EP Dorper Sale 11 October 2017

The annual EP Dorper Club Ram Sale & Quattro Boergaot sale was held at the Willowmore Showgrounds on Wednesday 11th October. This year a Persian Ram & Ewe sale was added to make it very much a one stop shop for many farmers. The sale exceded everybody’s expectations and there was a keen interest on…

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Steytlerville Sale 10 October 2017

There were 597 sheep 7 Goats and 6 cattle on offer at the recent Steytlerville sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 1 R 9 000.00 R 23.56 ANGORA EWE(S) 25 R 540.00 R 15.00 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 1 R 17 700.00 R 23.17 BOERGOAT KAPATER(S) >35KG…

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Partly cloudy in the morning. Increasing clouds with periods of showers later in the day. High 26C. Winds NW at 10 to 15 km/h, becoming SSW and increasing to 25 to 40 km/h. Chance of rain 40%. Winds could occasionally gust over 65 km/h.

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Partly cloudy. Low 14C.
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Partly cloudy skies during the morning hours will give way to occasional showers in the afternoon. High around 25C. SW winds at 10 to 15 km/h, increasing to 25 to 40 km/h. Chance of rain 40%.

* This forecast was obtained from Yahoo! Weather. Unfortunately we cannot guarantee accuracy.

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