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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:

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

Latest News

Grahamstown Sale 01 December 2016

Grahamstown Sale Pens

There were 1123 sheep & goats and 446 cattle on offer at the Grahamstown Christmas sale. Prices for good quality fat stock were very expensive. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 1 R 7 300.00 R 17.18 A GRADE A2+ 23 R 6 926.09 R 18.44…

Charlgrove sale 29 November 2016

Charlgrove sale November 2015

There were 512 cattle on offer at the recent Charlgrove sale. The quality of cattle on offer was very good. the Prizes were awarded as follows: Best group of 4 Oxen: Wallo Currie Fat Cow: Charles & Chris Friderichs Big Ox: Dougie & Edie Galpin Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg…

Bedford Christmas sale 24 November 2016

Bedford Christmas sale 2016

There were 962 sheep & goats and 218 cattle at the recent Bedford fatstock Christmas sale. Prices were astronomical with some C-Grade beef fetching over R20/kg. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 1 R 6 000.00 R 18.18 A GRADE A2+ 30 R 9 676.67 R…

Bathurst Sale 22 November 2016

There were 278 cattle on offer at the recent Bathurst sale. Prices were very high for both slaughter stock and feedlot calves. Prices were as follows Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE A2+ 10 R 8 640.00 R 19.13 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 10 R 8 840.00 R 17.51 COW (VERY THIN) 19…

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Jansenville Sale 17 November 2016

There were 822 sheep & Goats and 51 cattle at the recent Jansenville sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 2 R 4 300.00 R 13.03 AB GRADE (THIN) 15 R 5 456.67 R 16.19 ANGORA EWE(S) 139 R 478.56 R 14.32 ANGORA RAM(S) 26 R…

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Mooiplaas sale 15 November 2016

There were 269 cattle on offer at the recent Mooiplaas sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE A2+ 1 R 7 300.00 R 20.51 AB GRADE A2+ 2 R 8 400.00 R 18.54 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 3 R 11 200.00 R 18.22 COW (VERY THIN) 19 R 4…

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Adelaide Goat Sale

There were 2886 goats at the recent Adelaide sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg ANGORA KID(S) 47 R 510.00 R 36.43 ANGORA KAPATER(S) 595 R 678.50 R 16.73 ANGORA EWE(S) 2 R 300.00 R 13.04 ANGORA RAM(S) 3 R 840.00 R 12.73 BOERGOAT KAPATER(S) <35KG 682 R 952.51…

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Grahamstown sale 03 November 2016

There were 1137 sheep a& Goats and 601 cattle on offer at the recent Grahamstown monthly sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 1 5,900.00 R 13.56 A GRADE A2+ 7 5,900.00 R 16.48 ANGORA KAPATER(S) 156 ,675.32 R 14.15 ANGORA RAM(S) 2 ,250.00 R 8.33…

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Adelaide Sale 02 November 2016

There were 443 sheep and 210 cattle at the recent Adelaide sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 14 4,728.57 R 13.49 AB GRADE (THIN) 37 4,760.14 R 15.59 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 22 7,468.18 R 15.44 B GRADE B2+ 2 7,100.00 R 18.59 COW (VERY THIN) 1…

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Manley Flats Sale 01 November 2016

There were 144 cattle at the recent Manley Flats sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg BULL (SLAUGHTER) 2 R 14 450.00 R 17.95 COW (VERY THIN) 45 R 4 347.78 R 11.38 STORE COW/C1 16 R 5 537.50 R 12.73 FAT COW C2+ 32 R 9 945.31 R…

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Paterson NG Kerk Sale 28 October 2016

There were 313 cattle on offer at the Paterson NG-Kerk sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No AVG_KG Average Price Average Price/KG A GRADE A2+ 12 ,370.83 6,858.33 R 18.49 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 5 ,786.00 13,440.00 R 17.10 COW (VERY THIN) 24 ,408.50 4,618.75 R 11.31 STORE COW/C1 35 ,429.37 5,492.86 R 12.79 FAT…

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Bedford Sale 27 October 2016

There were 427 sheep and 137 cattle at the recent Bedford Sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 4 R 4 500.00 R 12.86 A GRADE A2+ 6 R 7 800.00 R 18.21 AB GRADE (THIN) 3 R 4 833.33 R 15.43 AB GRADE A2+ 15…

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Charlgrove Sale 25 October 2016

There were 610 cattle on offer at the recent Charlgrove sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 2 R 6 900.00 R 17.12 A GRADE A2+ 29 R 6 796.55 R 17.06 AB GRADE A2+ 11 R 8 190.91 R 16.87 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 11 R 11…

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Partly cloudy skies. High 26C. Winds ESE at 15 to 30 km/h.
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Sunshine and some clouds. High 31C. Winds SW at 25 to 40 km/h.
Chance of Rain
Friday 12/09 50%
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Partly cloudy early followed by some light rain later in the day. High near 25C. Winds SW at 25 to 40 km/h. Chance of rain 70%.

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Sunny. High 33C. Winds SSE at 15 to 25 km/h.
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Sunny, along with a few afternoon clouds. High 39C. Winds WSW at 25 to 40 km/h.
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Partly cloudy. High 33C. Winds SSW at 15 to 30 km/h.

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Today 12/07 10%
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Abundant sunshine. High 32C. Winds SSE at 15 to 30 km/h.
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Windy with a few clouds from time to time. High 37C. Winds WNW at 30 to 50 km/h.
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Mostly sunny skies. High 33C. Winds SSW at 25 to 40 km/h.

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Some clouds this morning will give way to generally sunny skies for the afternoon. High 27C. Winds ESE at 15 to 30 km/h.
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Sunshine and some clouds. High around 30C. Winds SW at 15 to 30 km/h.
Chance of Rain
Friday 12/09 60%
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Partly cloudy early then becoming windy with periods of light rain later in the day. High 27C. Winds SW at 25 to 40 km/h. Chance of rain 60%.

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