There were 856 Sheep and Goats and 550 cattle on the recent Hobson & Co Grahamstown monthly auction. Prices were once again exceptional, with 42 buyers registering. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No of Stock Average Price Average Price/KG Rams 75 R851.73 R11.39/kg Ewes 227 R742.95 R14.32/kg Lambs 459 R701.34 R18.72/kg Boergoats [...]
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There were 381 Sheep and 137 Cattle bought and sold at the recent Adelaide Monthly sale. Prices were outstanding considering the market was under extreme pressure. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No of Stock Average Price Average price/KG Rams 20 R786.32 R10.87/kg Ewes 299 R695.42 R14.56/kg Lambs 70 R807.14 R19.30/kg Bulls 9 R7411.11 [...]
There were 959 sheep and 209 cattle which came under the hammer at the recent Hobson & Co Bedford Monthly sale. Prices for cattle were exceptional, with HK Lombard fetching R14.16/kg for his cow. The lamb and mutton prices were under pressure, but were all market related. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No [...]
We are very sad to say goodbye to Jane Evans who left at the end of February. She will be missed by all. A very warm welcome to Sunell Lockwood who has joined the team as from the beginning of March.
There were 455 Cattle on offer at the recent Hobson & Co Charlgrove monthly Sale. Prices were very competitive with calves and trade cattle doing exceptionally well. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No of Stock Average Price Average Price/Kg Bulls 5 R8380.00 R13.78/kg Cows 111 R5641.44 R12.32/kg Calves 266 R3906.77 R17.96/kg Heifers 14 [...]
There were 809 sheep and 97 cattle on offer at the Camdeboo Production sale held on the farm of Mr Trenly Spence. The stock on offer was very mixed with prices all being market related. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No of Stock Average Price Average Price/kg Rams 14 R880.00 R13.97/kg Ewes 471 [...]
There were 193 Cattle on offer at the recent Preston Park Sale. There were outstanding cattle on the sale with Mr Daan van Rensburg achieving R13.66/kg for his slaughter cow and Mr AJ Feuth achieving R18.40/kg for his calves. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No of Stock Average Price Average Price/KG Bulls 1 [...]
There was a large sale held at the recent Grahamstown Monthly Auction. 976 Sheep & Goats and 567 cattle came under the hammer. Buyers had a wide variety of stock to choose from with prices being very good. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No of Stock Average Price Average Price/kg Rams 21 R1042.86 [...]
There were 244 sheep and goats and 127 Cattle at the recent Adelaide monthly Sale. There was a demand for slaughter cattle and lamb. The qaulity of stock on the day was outstanding. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No of Stock Average Price Average Price/kg Rams 8 R687.50 R12.09/kg Ewes 189 R748.73 R16.21/kg [...]