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Grahamstown Sale 17 January 2019

There were 591 sheep & goats and 273 cattle on offer at the recent Grahamstown sale. Prices were very good, considering the crash in the market for weaners. Good quality slaughter cattle achieved R20+ and store cows averaged around R17.50. Prices were as follows:

Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg
AB GRADE (THIN) 18 R 5 122.22 R 19.13
ANGORA KAPATER(S) 33 R 780.00 R 16.25
BULL (SLAUGHTER) 23 R 9 900.00 R 19.71
BOERGOAT KAPATER(S) <35KG 9 R 866.67 R 29.77
SAVANNAH EWE(S) 9 R 1 425.00 R 25.91
BOERGOAT MAIDEN EWE(S) 22 R 1 069.09 R 40.27
BOERGOAT EWE(S) 5 R 1 320.00 R 23.16
COW (VERY THIN) 37 R 5 725.68 R 18.20
STORE COW/C1 57 R 6 514.04 R 18.78
FAT COW C2+ 11 R 8 681.82 R 19.08
COW & CALF 59 R 10 256.78 R 24.72
HEIFER(S) 181 -210KG 1 R 5 000.00 R 25.51
HEIFER(S) 211-250KG 1 R 5 400.00 R 24.55
HEIFER(S) 251 -280KG 2 R 6 100.00 R 21.33
LAMB(S) (THIN) 214 R 598.69 R 25.04
LAMB(S) A2+ 125 R 1 099.60 R 29.59
MUTTON C1 40 R 938.00 R 19.73
MUTTON C2+ 82 R 1 502.62 R 26.10
EWE(S) & LAMB(S) 17 R 2 000.00 R 27.78
NGUNI LIGHT HEIFER(S) >180KG 11 R 4 027.27 R 27.86
NGUNI LIGHT TOLLIE(S) <180KG 11 R 2 672.73 R 17.78
NGUNI TOLLIE(S) 211 -250KG 1 R 5 900.00 R 24.79
NGUNI TOLLIE(S) 251 -280KG 1 R 5 900.00 R 22.87
TRADE OX(EN) 10 R 9 340.00 R 19.81
RAM(S) (SLAUGHTER) 35 R 1 298.71 R 20.90
LIGHT TOLLIE(S) <180KG 7 R 4 071.43 R 25.31
TOLLIE(S) 211-250KG 21 R 5 809.52 R 25.87
TOLLIE(S) 251 -280KG 1 R 6 000.00 R 22.06

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