Tel (046) 622 4724
Fax (046) 622 4709
paulhobson@telkomsa.net
37 Southey Street,
Grahamstown, 6139

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

Charlgrove Prestige Weaner Sale 17 April 2018

There were 496 cattle on offer at the recent Charlgrove Prestige weaner sale. The competition was won by Gerrit & Eric Meyer of Paterson who won the competition with an outtanding pen of weaners! Second place went to Deborah Joubert of Alexandria and Third went to Wallo Currie of Kasouga Partnership. Prices were as follows:…

Bathurst Show Sale 06 April 2018

The Bathurst Show fat stock competition was once again fiercely contested this year. Stock from Tarkastad, Bedford, Alexandria, Bathurst and Southwell entered stock this year. The fat ox competition was very closely contested and eventually won by Lochart & Hugh Ainslie from Bedford. The fat cow competition was won by Mr Tubby du Preez and…

Grahamstown Sale 05 April 2018

There were 415 Sheep & Goats and 266 cattle on offer at the recent Grahamstown sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg AB GRADE A2+ 1 R 9 100.00 R 23.33 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 9 R 12 477.78 R 21.38 B GRADE B2+ 1 R 8 000.00 R 21.74 BOERGOAT…

Adelaide Sale 04 April 2018

There were 88 Sheep & 155 cattle on offer at the recent Adelaide sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE A2+ 2 R 5 450.00 R 20.19 AB GRADE A2+ 10 R 7 180.00 R 20.44 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 7 R 18 057.14 R 22.98 B GRADE B2+…

Read More

Bedford Sale 28 March 2018

There were 471 sheep and 121 cattle on offer at the recent Hobson & Co Bedford Sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE A2+ 12 R 10 800.00 R 23.78 AB GRADE (THIN) 12 R 6 375.00 R 21.46 AB GRADE A2+ 2 R 8 350.00 R…

Read More

Fitches Corner Sale 27 March 2018

There were 229 sheep & goats and 305 cattle on offer at the recent Fitches Corner sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE A2+ 6 R10,900.00 R 26.27 AB GRADE (THIN) 50 R7,336.00 R 23.06 AB GRADE A2+ 8 R8,000.00 R 22.61 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 15 R10,560.00 R…

Read More

Steytlerville Sale 22 March 2018

There were 569 sheep & goats on offer at the recent Hobson & Co Steyterville sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg ANGORA RAM(S) 2 R 650.00 R 9.75 BOERGOAT KAPATER(S) <35KG 5 R 960.00 R 33.10 BOERGOAT KAPATER(S) >35KG 1 R 1 100.00 R 29.73 BOERGOAT EWE(S) 2…

Read More

Charlgrove Sale 20 March 2018

There were 204 cattle on offer at the recent Charlgrove sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 1 R 1 000.00 R 6.06 A GRADE A2+ 4 R 9 950.00 R 24.34 AB GRADE A2+ 1 R 8 400.00 R 22.11 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 5 R 11…

Read More

Preston Park 15 March 2018

There were 226 cattle on offer at the recent Preston Park Sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 2 R 5 150.00 R 17.85 AB GRADE (THIN) 5 R 6 140.00 R 26.53 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 17 R 9 879.41 R 22.66 COW (VERY THIN) 2 R…

Read More

Orchard Family Trust Dispersal Sale 14 March 2018

Hobson & Co held a very successful dispersal sale for Garth and Michael Collett from Fish River on Wednesday 14th March. The excellent offering of their entire Dohne commercial flock came under the hammer of experienced auctioneer Paul Mills. Bidding was brisk on all lots with more than half the sale being bought by buyers…

Read More

Mooiplaas Sale 13 March 2018

There were 249 cattle on off at the recent Mooiplaas sale. Average Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 1 R 5 700.00 R 23.75 A GRADE A2+ 3 R 8 000.00 R 25.81 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 7 R 8 200.00 R 17.73 COW (VERY THIN) 7 R…

Read More

Alexandria Sale 08 March 2018

There were 242 cattle on offer at the recent Alexandria sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 15 R 7 913.33 R 26.84 A GRADE A2+ 5 R 10 220.00 R 26.02 AB GRADE (THIN) 33 R 6 566.67 R 19.12 AB GRADE A2+ 1 R…

Read More

Adelaide Sale 07 March 2018

There were 103 sheep & goats and 152 cattle on offer at the recent Adelaide sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 5 R 8 180.00 R 23.92 A GRADE A2+ 3 R 8 800.00 R 23.28 AB GRADE (THIN) 7 R 7 585.71 R 21.54…

Read More

Subscribe to the Hobson & Co mailing list to receive notifications about upcoming auctions & events, recent reports, articles, news in general and much more!

Subscribe

Upcoming Events

Apr
20
Fri
all-day Pioneer Boran
Pioneer Boran
Apr 20 all-day
Pioneer Boran
To view the Catalogue please click on Pioneer Boran Catalogue.pdf Bulls on offer 2018  

Hobson & Co endorses FJ Feeds

FJFeeds1b

Clear
Friday 04/20 10%
Clear
Mostly clear. Low 9C.
Partly Cloudy
Tomorrow 04/21 10%
Partly Cloudy
Some clouds in the morning will give way to mainly sunny skies for the afternoon. High around 25C. Winds NE at 10 to 15 km/h.
Clear
Sunday 04/22 0%
Clear
A mainly sunny sky. High 24C. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 km/h.

Clear
Friday 04/20 0%
Clear
A few clouds. Low 10C.
Clear
Tomorrow 04/21 0%
Clear
Sunny. High 27C. Winds W at 10 to 15 km/h.
Clear
Sunday 04/22 0%
Clear
A mainly sunny sky. High 29C. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 km/h.

Clear
Friday 04/20 10%
Clear
Mostly clear. Low 9C.
Clear
Tomorrow 04/21 0%
Clear
Sunny. High 26C. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 km/h.
Clear
Sunday 04/22 0%
Clear
A mainly sunny sky. High 28C. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 km/h.

Clear
Friday 04/20 10%
Clear
Mostly clear. Low 13C.
Clear
Tomorrow 04/21 10%
Clear
Mainly sunny. High 26C. Winds NE at 15 to 25 km/h.
Clear
Sunday 04/22 0%
Clear
A mainly sunny sky. High near 25C. Winds SW at 10 to 15 km/h.

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

Stud Partners

css.php