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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

Adelaide Goat Sale 09 November 2017

There were 1163 Goats on offer at the recent Hobson & Co Adelaide Goat Sale. Prices were astronomical on the day with 37 buyers registering on the day. We must commend the Adelaide farming district for producing some outstanding quality goats which contributed to the unbelievable prices. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No…

Grahamstown Sale 02 November 2017

There were 488 sheep & 442 cattle on offer at the recent Grahamstown sale. Prices were outstanding and were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 11 R 6 927.27 R 28.13 A GRADE A2+ 2 R 5 900.00 R 20.70 AB GRADE (THIN) 10 R 5 870.00 R…

Adelaide Sale 01 November 2017

There were 192 sheep & 142 cattle on offer at the recent Adelaide sale. Prices were very good and were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg AB GRADE (THIN) 5 R 7 460.00 R 21.57 AB GRADE A2+ 8 R 7 350.00 R 21.23 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 7 R 16 928.57 R…

Steytlerville Sale 10 October 2017

There were 597 sheep 7 Goats and 6 cattle on offer at the recent Steytlerville sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 1 R 9 000.00 R 23.56 ANGORA EWE(S) 25 R 540.00 R 15.00 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 1 R 17 700.00 R 23.17 BOERGOAT KAPATER(S) >35KG…

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Umsenge Nguni Sale

The Umsenge Ngunis Sale was held at the Hobson & Co Auction Yard on the 28th September. The members once again offered an outstanding group of females and bulls and must be complimented on their attention to quality and detail. The top priced bull, Lot 4 was sold for R36000 and was bought by Dr…

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Grahamstown Sale 5 October 2017

There were 484 Sheep 7 Goats and 340 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 4 890.00 R 25.82 A GRADE A2+ 8 R 8 162.50 R 24.70 AB GRADE (THIN) 4 R 5 500.00 R 28.13…

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Adelaide sale 4 October 2017

There were 228 sheep and 68 cattle on offer at the recent Adelaide sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg AB GRADE A2+ 1 R 8 400.00 R 20.74 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 5 R 19 910.00 R 22.60 BOERGOAT KAPATER(S) >35KG 3 R 1 440.00 R 32.00 COW (VERY THIN)…

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Bedford Sale 27 September 2017

There were 361 Sheep & Goats and 119 cattle on offer at the recent Bedford sale. Prices were as follows: ITEM QTY Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 1 8,200.00 R 22.47 A GRADE A2+ 3 9,300.00 R 22.68 AB GRADE (THIN) 1 7,600.00 R 21.71 AB GRADE A2+ 8 9,150.00 R 22.32 BULL…

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Alexandria Sale 21 September 2017

There were 231 cattle on offer at the recent Alexandria sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock QTY Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 1 R 8 500.00 R 24.15 A GRADE A2+ 25 R 9 944.00 R 23.90 AB GRADE A2+ 2 R 14 250.00 R 24.19 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 8 R 15…

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Charlgrove Sale 19 September 2017

There were 189 cattle on offer at the recent Charlgrove sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock QTY Average Price Average Price/kg AB GRADE (THIN) 6 5,966.67 R 20.94 AB GRADE A2+ 3 8,000.00 R 22.04 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 4 13,575.00 R 22.77 COW (VERY THIN) 20 6,345.00 R 16.61 STORE COW/C1 13 7,746.15 R…

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Preston Park Sale 14 September 2017

There were 253 cattle on offer at the recent Hobson & Co Preston Park sale. Prices were very good and were as follows: Type of Stock QTY Average Price Average Price/kg AB GRADE A2+ 16 R 10 125.00 R 20.78 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 6 R 18 866.67 R 23.74 B GRADE B2+ 4 R 10 500.00…

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Bathurst Sale 12 September 2017

A relatively small Bathurst sale was held on Tuesday 12 September. Slaughter stock was still in demand as a fat cow belonging to Gavin Yendell sold for R22.82/kg. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg BULL (SLAUGHTER) 3 R 15 833.33 R 23.47 COW (VERY THIN) 19 R 7 707.89…

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Grahamstown Sale 07 September 2017

There were 691 Sheep & Goats and 376 cattle on offer at the recent Grahamstown sale, Prices for slaughter stock on both sheep and cattle were outstanding. Prices were as follows:   Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 8 R 5 062.50 R 20.85 AB GRADE (THIN) 13 R 5…

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