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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.

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Orchard Family Trust Dispersal 14 March 2018

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Karoo Boergoat Sale 15 February 2018

Karoo Boergoat Rams Averaged R6729.16 & Ewes averaged R2638.30

The 2nd Karoo Boergoat Ram & Ewe sale was held on 15 February at the Jansenville Show Grounds. 42 Buyers registered for the sale, with buyers coming as far as Gabarone, Botswana. An outstanding sting of rams & ewes were on offer. The 5 stud rams and 19 flock rams were sold first with an…

Preston Park Sale 13 February 2018

There were 206 Cattle on offer at the recent Preston Park sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg AB GRADE (THIN) 24 R 7 187.50 R 23.99 AB GRADE A2+ 5 R 10 420.00 R 23.78 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 2 R 14 650.00 R 22.05 COW (VERY THIN) 2 R…

Bathurst Sale 08 February 2018

There were 217 cattle on offer at the recent Bathurst sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg AB GRADE (THIN) 27 R 7 055.56 R 25.61 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 12 R 11 058.33 R 20.70 COW (VERY THIN) 11 R 7 181.82 R 18.45 STORE COW/C1 29 R 9 037.93…

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Adelaide Sale 07 February 2018

There were 134 sheep & goats and 182 cattle on offer at the recent Adelaide sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE A2+ 6 R9,725.00 R 24.56 AB GRADE (THIN) 1 R8,800.00 R 22.28 AB GRADE A2+ 2 R8,000.00 R 20.92 ANGORA RAM(S) 1 R300.00 R 6.00…

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Normandy Dohne Sale 06 February 2018

The Normandy Dohne sale was held on the Farm Grassdale, Graaff Reinet on 6 February 2018. An outstanding string of 62 Rams and 251 ewes were on offer. 46 Buyers registered at the sale, with buyers coming as far as the Western Cape and Free State. The top priced ram sold for R21000, with the…

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Grahamamstown Sale 01 February 2018

There were 446 sheep & goats and 329 cattle on offer at the Grahamstown February sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 11 R 5 909.09 R 26.20 A GRADE A2+ 4 R 9 200.00 R 25.07 AB GRADE (THIN) 34 R 7 279.41 R 26.39…

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Bedford Sale 31 January 2018

There were 603 Sheep and 104 Cattle on offer at the recent Bedford Sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE A2+ 1 R 8 700.00 R 25.22 AB GRADE (THIN) 4 R 6 975.00 R 23.25 AB GRADE A2+ 1 R 10 000.00 R 25.64 BULL (SLAUGHTER)…

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Fitches Corner Sale 26 January 2018

There were 288 Sheep & Goats and 222 cattle on offer at the recent Fitches Corner sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg AB GRADE (THIN) 3 8,066.67 R 22.64 AB GRADE A2+ 4 8,325.00 R 22.26 ANGORA KAPATER(S) 5 ,890.00 R 17.45 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 8 12,125.00 R 21.77…

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EP Dorper & EP Boergoat Sale 24 January 2018

The EP Dorper & EP Boergoat Club Ram Sale was held in Graaff Reinet on 24 January 2018. Prices & Averages were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Top Price Seller BOERGOAT RAM (STUD) 6 R 6 416.67 R 9 500.00 M Barnard BOERGOAT RAM (FLOCK 21 R 5 833.33 R 12 250.00…

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Charlgrove Sale 23 January 2018

There were 422 cattle on offer at the recent Charlgrove sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE A2+ 1 R 9 900.00 R 23.86 AB GRADE (THIN) 3 R 5 933.33 R 22.82 AB GRADE A2+ 3 R 9 266.67 R 21.87 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 10 R 15…

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Grahamstown Sale 11 January 2018

There were 308 sheep and goats and 287 cattle on offer at the recent Grahamstown sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 10 R 6 730.00 R 25.98 AB GRADE (THIN) 4 R 6 450.00 R 22.28 AB GRADE A2+ 2 R 8 750.00 R 24.10…

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Adelaide Sale 10 January 2018

There were 44 sheep and 201 cattle on offer at the first Hobson & Co sale of the year. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE A2+ 2 R 7 800.00 R 23.28 AB GRADE (THIN) 1 R 7 500.00 R 19.74 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 5 R 11 520.00…

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Hobson & Co endorses FJ Feeds

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Chance of Rain
Monday 02/19 50%
Chance of Rain
Showers possible early. Low 16C.
Chance of Rain
Tomorrow 02/20 40%
Chance of Rain
Cloudy. High 24C. Winds SSE at 15 to 25 km/h.
Chance of Rain
Wednesday 02/21 30%
Chance of Rain
Rain showers early with overcast skies later in the day. High 22C. Winds ESE at 15 to 30 km/h. Chance of rain 40%.

Chance of a Thunderstorm
Monday 02/19 30%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Thunderstorms early. Low 17C.
Partly Cloudy
Tomorrow 02/20 20%
Partly Cloudy
Cloudy skies early, followed by partial clearing. High around 30C. Winds S at 15 to 30 km/h.
Partly Cloudy
Wednesday 02/21 10%
Partly Cloudy
Cloudy early with partial sunshine expected late. High 28C. Winds S at 15 to 30 km/h.

Chance of a Thunderstorm
Monday 02/19 40%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Thunderstorms likely early. Low 17C.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Tomorrow 02/20 50%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Partly cloudy early. Scattered thunderstorms developing in the afternoon. High 32C. S winds at 5 to 10 km/h, increasing to 15 to 30 km/h. Chance of rain 50%.
Partly Cloudy
Wednesday 02/21 20%
Partly Cloudy
Mostly cloudy skies early will become partly cloudy later in the day. High 29C. Winds SSE at 15 to 30 km/h.

Chance of Rain
Monday 02/19 40%
Chance of Rain
Showers possible early. Low 19C.
Overcast
Tomorrow 02/20 10%
Overcast
Cloudy. High 26C. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 km/h.
Chance of Rain
Wednesday 02/21 50%
Chance of Rain
Rain showers early with overcast skies later in the day. High around 25C. Winds ESE at 15 to 30 km/h. Chance of rain 50%.

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

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