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Frontier Bonsmara Sale 15 August 2018

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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%…

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…

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…

Grahamstown Sale 03 May 2018

There were 206 Sheep & Goats and 345 cattle on offer at the recent Grahamstown sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 2 R 10 650.00 R 29.58 AB GRADE (THIN) 66 R 7 459.85 R 25.94 AB GRADE A2+ 6 R 9 116.67 R 23.70…

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Adelaide Sale 02 May 2018

There were 23 Sheep and 79 cattle on off at the recent Adelaide Sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg AB GRADE A2+ 5 R 10 550.00 R 20.93 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 3 R 12 600.00 R 17.70 BOERGOAT EWE(S) 1 R 1 000.00 R 25.00 COW (VERY THIN) 1…

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Bedford Sale 25 April 2015

There were 303 sheep and 102 cattle on offer at the recent Bedford Sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg AB GRADE (THIN) 14 R 6 907.14 R 22.94 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 5 R 9 740.00 R 18.38 STORE COW/C1 29 R 7 715.52 R 20.28 FAT COW C2+ 41…

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Fitches Corner Sale 24 April 2018

There were 100 sheep and goats and 331 cattle on offer at the Fitches Corner April Sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg POULTRY 23 R 162.83 R 162.83 AB GRADE (THIN) 76 R 7 718.42 R 22.41 AB GRADE A2+ 1 R 8 100.00 R 22.63 BULL (SLAUGHTER)…

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Paterson N G Kerk Sale 19 April 2018

There were 187 cattle an d 60 lambs on offer at the Paterson N G Kerk sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 22 R 9 404.55 R 26.99 A GRADE A2+ 5 R 9 920.00 R 25.83 AB GRADE (THIN) 9 R 8 011.11 R…

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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:…

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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…

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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…

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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+…

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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…

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