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Posts by Hobson & Co Livestock

Alexandria Sale 13 September 2018

There were 161 cattle on offer at the recent Alexandria sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No  Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 2 R 8 500.00 R 21.96 A GRADE A2+ 11 R 9 000.00 R 23.20 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 4 R 8 600.00 R 19.07 COW (VERY THIN) 18 R 6…

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Bathurst Sale 11 September 2018

There were 129 cattle on offer at the recent Bathurst Sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No  Average Price Average Price/kg AB GRADE (THIN) 6 R 5 066.67 R 17.51 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 5 R 15 380.00 R 20.97 COW (VERY THIN) 4 R 6 350.00 R 18.30 STORE COW/C1 22 R 7 772.73…

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Grhamstown Sale 06 September 2018

There were 532 Sheep & Goats and 179 cattle on offer at the recent Grahamstown sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No  Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 1 R 7 450.00 R 31.84 ANGORA KAPATER(S) 3 R 990.00 R 23.57 ANGORA EWE(S) 8 R 611.25 R 16.52 ANGORA RAM(S) 2 R…

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Adelaide Sale 05 September 2018

There were 244 sheep & 85 Cattle on offer at the recent Adelaide sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No  Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 1 R 6 900.00 R 18.65 A GRADE A2+ 1 R 9 400.00 R 22.12 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 6 R 16 533.33 R 21.78 B GRADE B2+…

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Bedford Sale 29 August 2018

There were 354 sheep and 88 cattle on offer at the recent Bedford sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 1 R 7 900.00 R 21.07 A GRADE A2+ 5 R 8 800.00 R 23.04 AB GRADE (THIN) 8 R 7 275.00 R 21.88 AB GRADE…

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Fitches Corner Sale 28 August 2018

There were 109 sheep, 13 pigs and 244 cattle on offer at the recent Fitches Corner sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 5 R 5 040.00 R 24.09 A GRADE A2+ 1 R 7 000.00 R 22.15 AB GRADE (THIN) 9 R 5 944.44 R…

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Steytlerville Sale 23 August 2018

There were 623 sheep & goats on the recent Steytlerville sale. There were also breeding angoras on offer which fetched very high prices. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg ANGORA KID(S) 42 R 869.05 R 869.05 ANGORA KAPATER(S) 60 R 767.00 R 767.00 ANGORA EWE(S) 274 R 1 133.07…

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Charlgrove Sale 21 August 2018

There were 228 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 7 600.00 R 21.41 AB GRADE (THIN) 1 R 4 500.00 R 21.43 AB GRADE A2+ 2 R 9 400.00 R 19.38 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 5 R 8…

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Frontier Bonsmara Sale 15 August 2018

There was a good turnout at the 12th Frontier Bonsmara Bull sale. 94 Buyers registered on the day. First up were 58 top quality bulls. Lot 3 (GCD160122) and lot 22 (DAJ 160129) both fethched R80000.00 with the balance of the bulls averaging R47120.69. For the 12th time in a row there was a 100%…

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Osterloh & Trollope Bull & Production Sale 10 July 2018

Hobson & Co kicked off their 2018 bull season with the Osterloh & Trollope Bull & Production sale held at Lincoln Farm, Komga on Friday the 10th of August 2018. The auction was held in freezing conditions and fortunately the rain stayed away until the sale was underway. It did not deter the buyers who registered…

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Preston Park Sale 07 August 2018

There were 135 cattle on offer at the recent Preston Park Sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE A2+ 2 R 11 500.00 R 25.50 AB GRADE (THIN) 4 R 6 100.00 R 18.99 AB GRADE A2+ 6 R 8 100.00 R 21.78 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 4 R…

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Grahamstown Sale 02 August 2018

There were 380 sheep & goats and 432 cattle on offer at the recent Grahamstown sale. Small stock prices were exceptionally high. Prices from the sale were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 23 R 5 678.26 R 23.75 A GRADE A2+ 1 R 7 000.00 R 21.08…

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Adelaide Sale 01 August 2018

There was a good turnout to the Adelaide sale, with some excellent stock on offer. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE A2+ 4 R 12 700.00 R 23.65 AB GRADE (THIN) 2 R 6 000.00 R 18.46 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 1 R 17 900.00 R 23.25 B GRADE…

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Fitches Corner Sale 31 July 2018

There was a good turnout at the recent Fitches Corner Sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 6 R 5 333.33 R 19.98 AB GRADE (THIN) 3 R 6 800.00 R 24.20 ANGORA KID(S) 2 R 700.00 R 42.42 ANGORA EWE(S) 25 R 627.00 R 18.34…

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Bedford Sale 25 July 2018

There were 364 sheep and 44 cattle on the Bedford Sale held on 25 July. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg AB GRADE (THIN) 4 R 6 300.00 R 19.76 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 2 R 10 900.00 R 20.96 COW (VERY THIN) 1 R 5 000.00 R 14.93 STORE COW/C1…

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