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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

Alexandria Sale 11 December 2018

There were 353 cattle on offer at the recent Alexandria sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE A2+ 6 R 9 300.00 R 22.11 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 7 R 13 100.00 R 21.22 B GRADE B2+ 2 R 8 100.00 R 20.05 COW (VERY THIN) 28 R 7…

Grahamstown Sale 06 December 2018

There were 1854 Sheep & Goats & 474 cattle on offer at the recent Grahamstown sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 7 R 5 685.71 R 21.15 A GRADE A2+ 2 R 8 800.00 R 23.28 AB GRADE (THIN) 47 R 6 263.83 R 23.10…

Adelaide Sale 05 December 2018

There were 556 sheep & 152 cattle on offer at the recent Adelaide sale. Prices were as follows: Description No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 6 R 7 000.00 R 20.75 A GRADE A2+ 1 R 7 200.00 R 23.61 AB GRADE (THIN) 7 R 6 271.43 R 20.61 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 10 R…

Buffelshoek Sale 04 December 2018

There were 1196 sheep and 50 cattle at the recent Buffelshoek sale at the Wheatlands Sports Club. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg AB GRADE (THIN) 5 R 6 000.00 R 19.67 ANGORA KID(S) 4 R 445.00 R 17.12 ANGORA EWE(S) 6 R 563.33 R 22.53 ANGORA RAM(S) 10…

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Preston Park Sale 29 November 2018

There were 215 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) 17 R 5 835.29 R 23.26 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 7 R 16 814.29 R 22.56 COW (VERY THIN) 3 R 6 366.67 R 16.78 STORE COW/C1 20 R 7…

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Bedford Sale 28 November 2018

There were 913 small stock and 195 cattle on offer at the recent Bedford Christmas sale. Well done to all farmers who entered the various competitions. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE A2+ 73 R 12 565.07 R 24.87 AB GRADE A2+ 16 R 6 871.88 R…

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Fitches Corner Sale 27 November 2018

There was a huge Fitches Corner Sale held in miserable conditions. With much needed rain, the sale carried on with great success. Well done to the farmers who entered and won the competitions. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg LUCERN 1 R 1 500.00 R 1 500.00 A GRADE…

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Bathurst Sale 23 October 2018

There were 247 cattle on offer at the recent Hobson & Co Christmas Bathurst Sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 14 R 5 742.86 R 25.79 AB GRADE (THIN) 7 R 5 842.86 R 21.27 AB GRADE A2+ 1 R 6 000.00 R 20.34 BULL…

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Bedford Sale Competition Categories

Sale Competition categories will be as follows: Competition Categories.pdf

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Cradock NG Kerk Sale 21 November 2018

There were 712 Sheep & Goats and 66 Cattle on offer at the recent Hobson & Co Cradock NG Kerk Sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE A2+ 5 R 7 600.00 R 22.46 AB GRADE (THIN) 2 R 4 900.00 R 12.78 AB GRADE A2+ 4…

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Charlgrove Sale 20 November 2018

There were 360 cattle at the recent Hobson & Co Charlgrove Christmas sale. Congratulations to the winners of the prizes: Big Ox: Charlie Muir Best group (4 or More) of Cows or Oxen (4T+): Winner- Charlie Muir, 2nd Place- Geoff Bladen Most Expensive Cow: Winner- Bobby McGarvie, 2nd Place- Deborah Joubert Best Group of A Grades…

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Adelaide Goat Sale 15 November 2018

There were 2517 sheep & goats on offer at the recent Hobson & Co Adelaide Goat Sale. An outstanding offering was presented on the day. We would like to thank all the farmers for their continuous support, as well as the buyers for making it a successful sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock…

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Steytlerville Sale 13 November 2018

There were 412 sheep & goats on offer at the recent Steytlerville sale. Prices were as follows: Type of  Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg ANGORA RAM(S) 9 R 1 080.00 R 16.36 LAMB(S) (THIN) 48 R 1 312.08 R 33.04 LAMB(S) A2+ 81 R 1 360.19 R 35.24 LAMB(S) AB GRADE 2 R 1…

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Thunderstorms in the morning, then partly cloudy late. High 26C. Winds S at 15 to 30 km/h. Chance of rain 80%.

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

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