Roma prime steers to 250c

Heavy heifers made 246c while steers topped 250c at Roma's prime sale on February 1.

A total yarding of 370 head of cattle were penned at Roma’s prime sale on Thursday, February 1.

Steers over 550kg sold to 250c/kg and averaged 239c, while steers in the 400-550kg class sold to 221c, averaging 212c.

Heifers over 450kg made to 246c and averaged 240c, heifers in the 350-450kg class sold to 240c, averaging 214c.

Myrtleville Pastoral Co, Myrtleville, Injune sold Charolais heifers at 241c at 568kg returning $1370/head. The Brahman cows sold for 215c at 569kg returning $1224. S&R White Family Trust, Mt Saltbush, Roma sold Angus cross heifers for 240c at 576kg returning $1384. The Charolais cross cows sold for 215c at 592kg returning $1275.

Cows over 500kg peaked at 220c and averaged 210c, while cows in the 400-500kg class topped at 215c and averaged 200c. Cows 300-400kg sold to 189c and averaged 189c.

D&C McInnerney, Combarngo, Yuleba sold Charolais cows for 220c at 567kg returning $1247. Ridgelands Grazing Co., Ridgelands, Injune sold Brahman cows for 215c at 634kg returning $1364. Foyleview Pastoral Co, Foyleview, Mitchell sold Simbrah Cross cows for 214c at 536kg returning $1148.

Jenny Ford, Lewah, Roma sold Angus cross cows for 213c at 654kg returning $1394.

Bulls over 600kg earned to 260c and averaged 240c.

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