Roma light steers 390c
There were 6274 cattle offered at Tuesday's Roma store sale.
A total of 6274 head of cattle were consigned at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday. Weaner steers under 220kg topped at 390c and averaged 356c, weaner steers 220-280kg reached 386c and averaged 335c. Steers 280- 350kg reached 340c and averaged 305c, and steers 350-400kg reached 310c and averaged 286c. Feeder steers 400-550kg topping at 305c, averaging 274c. Cows and calves hit $1320/unit.
GP Cattle, Portland Downs, Ilfracombe sold Charolais cross steers for 390c at 187kg returning $731/hd. The Charolais cross heifers sold for 352c at 164kg returning $578/hd. Rosemount Grazing P/L, Barcaldine sold Charolais cross steers for 388c at 178kg returning $692/hd. The Charolais cross heifers sold for 344c at 169kg returning $582/hd.
PJ & ME Brennan, For Far, Mitchell sold Charbray steers for 356c at 261kg returning $932/hd. The Charolais cross heifers sold for 269c at 280kg returning $753/hd. Ravens Stud & Contracting, Woodside, Charleville sold Angus cross steers for 348c at 163kg returning $569/hd. The Angus cross heifers sold for 336c at 198kg returning $668/hd.
Simmac Pastoral Co, Mt. Maria, Morven sold Angus cross steers for 344c at 204kg returning $702/hd. The Angus cross heifers sold for 308c at 188kg returning $582/hd. FJ Ahern, Murweh Station, Charleville sold Charolais cross steers for 340c at 292kg returning $995/hd. The Charolais cross heifers sold for 316c at 199kg returning $631/hd.
AR & AG Anderson, East Sunrise, Injune sold Charolais cross steers for 334c at 265kg returning $885/hd. The Charbray heifers sold for 272c at 296kg returning $807/hd. Bangor Cattle Co. Pty. Ltd, Bangor, Mungallala sold Charolais cross steers for 328c at 326kg returning $1071/hd. W.L. & M.A. Bryant, Blue Hills, Roma sold Simmental cross steers for 314c at 333kg returning $1,048/hd. M & TL & JV Kehl, Hillview, Wallumbilla sold Braford steers for 310c at 370kg returning $1147/hd.
FG & R Dunn, Megine, Roma sold Santa steers for 305c at 404kg returning $1233/hd. Tullamore Park Pastoral Co, Canberra, Roma sold Santa cross steers for 300c at 364kg returning $1093/hd. N.W. & J.A. Henricks, Garfield, Injune sold Angus cross steers for 288c at 469kg returning $1351/hd. CA Crozier & TF Rule, Rutland, Mitchell sold Hereford cross steers for 288c at 353kg returning $1017/hd. Kate Pickering, Sunnymead, Roma sold Charolais steers for 287c at 440kg returning $1266/hd.
Sharmarel Farming Trust, Old Cashmere, St George sold Charolais steers for 285c at 418kg returning $1192/hd. Rob Cornish Electrical, Riverview, Mitchell sold Charolais cross steers for 285c at 406kg returning $1159/hd. I.H. & S.E. Johnston, Downsview, Roma sold Santa steers for 283c at 446kg returning $1265/hd.
CA Warrian, LM, Roma sold Charbray cross steers for 278c at 452kg returning $1260/hd. K.F. & K.M. Rule, Manning, Tambo sold Angus cross steers for 276c at 470kg returning $1298/hd. The Charolais cross heifers sold for 245c at 460kg returning $1127/hd. T.I. & J.L. York, Piccadilly, Wallumbilla sold Simmental cross steers for 274c at 509kg returning $1396/hd.
Heifers under 220kg topped at 356c and averaged 311c, while heifers 220–280kg topped at 320c and averaged 274c. Heifers 280- 350kg topped at 294c, averaging 246c. Heifers 350-450kg topped at 246c, averaging 233c.
D.J. & K.A. McDonald, Wyrapa, Charleville sold Droughtmaster heifers for 330c at 153kg returning $507/hd. G.J. & M.J. Owens, Arranmore, Longreach sold Santa heifers for 308c at 234kg returning $722/hd. J.J. & S.M. Murphy, Rocky, Charleville sold Charolais cross heifers for 304c at 218kg returning $663/hd.
Cows 300-400kg reached 190c and averaged 160c, while cows 400-500kg reached 220c and averaged 188c. Cows over 500kg topped at 242c, averaging 198c. Enniskillen Pastoral Co., Mt Enniskillen, Tambo sold Santa cows for 205c at 561kg returning $1151/hd.
Bulls under 400kg topped at 310c and averaged 269c, while bulls 400- 600kg topped at 266c and averaged 226c. Bulls over 600kg topped at 252c, averaging 240c.