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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

Manley Flats Sale 01 November 2016

There were 144 cattle at the recent Manley Flats sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg BULL (SLAUGHTER) 2 R 14 450.00 R 17.95 COW (VERY THIN) 45 R 4 347.78 R 11.38 STORE COW/C1 16 R 5 537.50 R 12.73 FAT COW C2+ 32 R 9 945.31 R…

Paterson NG Kerk Sale 28 October 2016

There were 313 cattle on offer at the Paterson NG-Kerk sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No AVG_KG Average Price Average Price/KG A GRADE A2+ 12 ,370.83 6,858.33 R 18.49 BULL (SLAUGHTER) 5 ,786.00 13,440.00 R 17.10 COW (VERY THIN) 24 ,408.50 4,618.75 R 11.31 STORE COW/C1 35 ,429.37 5,492.86 R 12.79 FAT…

Bedford Sale 27 October 2016

There were 427 sheep and 137 cattle at the recent Bedford Sale. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No Average Price Average Price/kg A GRADE (THIN) 4 R 4 500.00 R 12.86 A GRADE A2+ 6 R 7 800.00 R 18.21 AB GRADE (THIN) 3 R 4 833.33 R 15.43 AB GRADE A2+ 15…

Bedford Sale 09 October 2013

There were 710 sheep and 65 cattle sold at the recent Hobson & Co Bedford sale. The quality of stock on the day was outstanding considering the current drought conditions. Prices were once again exceptional and were as follows: Type of Stock No of Stock Average Price Average Price/KG Rams 113 R881.95 R14.22/kg Ewes 251…

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Grahamstown Sale 03 October 2013

There were 530 Sheep & Goats and 343 Cattle that came under the hammer at the monthly Hobson & Co Grahamstown sale. Quality on the day was very poor as a result of the challenging times caused by the drought. Sheep prices were outstanding considering the condition of the stock. Prices were as follows: Type…

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Adelaide Sale 02 October 2013

Hobson & Co held their monthly Adelaide sale on a hot Wednesday 02 October 2013. The quality of the stock on the day was outstanding considering the harsh conditions. Danie van der Vyfer sold oxen fetching R13800 each which weighed 745kg average. 255 Sheep and 130 cattle came under the hammer. Prices were again exceptional…

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Preston Park Sale 01 October 2013

There were 277 cattle sold at the recent Hobson & Co Preston Park Sale. The quality of cattle sold on the day was very good considering the current conditions. Prices for quality cattle were good, while poor quality fetched below market prices. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No of Stock Average Price Average…

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Quattro Boergoats

Quattro Sale 19 September 2013

The Quattro sale was a huge success. 57 buyers registered. The top price of R24000 was paid for a boergoat ram, bought by Anton Oelofse of Jansenville. The top priced boergoat ewe was R10000 bought by Gerrie Ferreira of Outshoorn. Prices were as follows: Boergoat Rams Name No Sold Average Price Top Price Doornpoort 15…

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Charlgrove Sale 17 September 2013

397 Cattle were bought and sold at the recent Hobson & Co monthly auction. Prices were once again outstanding with the trade heifer price very strong. The sale once again showed again that quality always fetches a good price. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No of Stock Average Price Average Price/kg Cows &…

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Bedford Sale 11 September 2013

There were 552 sheep and 112 cattle that came under the hammer on Wednesday 11 September 2013. Prices were very good with Merino sheep selling for up to R18/kg. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No of Stock Average Price Average Price/kg Rams 15 R902.67 R13.24/kg Ewes 354 R885.06 R17.81/kg Lambs 183 R937.27 R21.39/kg…

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Classic sale pics 2013

Classic Cattle Sale 10 September 2013

The classic Cattle Auction was held at the Hobson & Co Auction Yard in Grahamstown on Tuesday 10 September under very trying climatic and economic conditions. Fortunately a quality offering of Simbra , Simmentaler and Angus cattle were in demand with good prices being fetched for the bulls and above average prices for the females.…

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Brakfontein Sale 06 September 2013

The 27th Brakfontein Bull Sale was held at Brakfontein , Bedford on Friday 6th September . The ongoing drought was of huge concern to everybody involved with the auction , but 41 buyers still registered , mainly from the local areas . Buyers were very specific and were prepared to pay for bulls of their…

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Grahamstown Sale 05 August 2013

There were 479 Sheep and 310 Cattle at the recent Hobson & Co Grahamstown monthly Auction. 29 Buyers registered at this truly unique livestock auction. Prices were once again good with the quality of the stock ranging from exceptional to below average. Prices were as follows: Type of Stock No of Stock Average Price Average…

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Chance of Rain
Monday 02/19 50%
Chance of Rain
Showers possible early. Low 16C.
Chance of Rain
Tomorrow 02/20 40%
Chance of Rain
Cloudy. High 24C. Winds SSE at 15 to 25 km/h.
Chance of Rain
Wednesday 02/21 30%
Chance of Rain
Rain showers early with overcast skies later in the day. High 22C. Winds ESE at 15 to 30 km/h. Chance of rain 40%.

Chance of a Thunderstorm
Monday 02/19 30%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Thunderstorms early. Low 17C.
Partly Cloudy
Tomorrow 02/20 20%
Partly Cloudy
Cloudy skies early, followed by partial clearing. High around 30C. Winds S at 15 to 30 km/h.
Partly Cloudy
Wednesday 02/21 10%
Partly Cloudy
Cloudy early with partial sunshine expected late. High 28C. Winds S at 15 to 30 km/h.

Chance of a Thunderstorm
Monday 02/19 40%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Thunderstorms likely early. Low 17C.
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Tomorrow 02/20 50%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Partly cloudy early. Scattered thunderstorms developing in the afternoon. High 32C. S winds at 5 to 10 km/h, increasing to 15 to 30 km/h. Chance of rain 50%.
Partly Cloudy
Wednesday 02/21 20%
Partly Cloudy
Mostly cloudy skies early will become partly cloudy later in the day. High 29C. Winds SSE at 15 to 30 km/h.

Chance of Rain
Monday 02/19 40%
Chance of Rain
Showers possible early. Low 19C.
Overcast
Tomorrow 02/20 10%
Overcast
Cloudy. High 26C. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 km/h.
Chance of Rain
Wednesday 02/21 50%
Chance of Rain
Rain showers early with overcast skies later in the day. High around 25C. Winds ESE at 15 to 30 km/h. Chance of rain 50%.

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

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