Weaner steers reach 412c at Roma

Weaner steers reach 412c at Roma


There were 3717 cattle yarded at Roma Store Sale on Tuesday.


A total of 3717 head of cattle were consigned at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday.

Weaner steers under 220kg topped at 412c/kg and averaged 385c, weaner steers 220-280kg reached 398c and averaged 364c. Steers 280- 350kg reached 366c and averaged 334c, and steers 350-400kg reached 326c and averaged 308c. Feeder steers 400-550kg topped at 322c and averaged 294c. Cows and calves hit $1470/unit.

KJ Bredhauer, Rosevale, Wyandra sold crossbred steers for 412c at 196kg returning $811/hd. The Charolais cross heifers sold for 342c at 193kg returning $661/hd.

DT & SJE Fysh, Acacia Downs, Longreach sold Charolais cross steers for 398c at 223kg returning $888/hd. The Charolais heifers sold for 358c at 149kg returning $533/hd.

P. Williams, Rockybar, Eidsvold sold Santa steers for 392c at 252kg returning $990/hd. The Santa cross heifers sold for 336c at 261kg returning $877/hd.

Bronte Cattle Co, Bronte, Charleville sold Santa cross steers for 388c at 219kg returning $851/hd. A.F & M.F Douglas, Springfield, Mitchell sold Droughtmaster cross steers for 378c at 232kg returning $880/hd. The Droughtmaster heifers sold for 342c at 203kg returning $694/hd.

B.M & N.D Bauer, Arlington, Augathella sold Charolais cross steers for 375c at 260kg returning $977/hd. The Charolais cross heifers sold for 356c at 214kg returning $764/hd.

D & KA McDonald, Wyrapa, Charleville sold Droughtmaster steers for 366c at 296kg returning $1083/hd. WD & JE Purcell, Bridgeman Downs, Roma sold Angus cross steers for 364c at 296kg returning $1079/hd. Mahameru Part, Onepah, Tibooburra sold Angus cross steers for 360c at 288kg returning $1040/hd.

W.N & M.M Jones, Norolle Downs, Roma sold Charolais cross steers for 315c at 493kg returning $1554/hd. Koatanui Pastoral Co, Koatanui, Wandoan sold Charolais cross steers for 310c at 474kg returning $1471/hd. D. & C. Carrington, Bunge Flats, Roma sold Santa steers for 285c at 531kg returning $1516/hd.

Heifers under 220kg topped at 366c and averaged 318c, while heifers 220-280kg topped at 356c and averaged 315c. Heifers 280-350kg topped at 338c, averaging 292c. Heifers 350-450kg topped at 310c, averaging 287c.

Doug Cameron Livestock Trust, Nive Downs, Charleville sold Charolais heifers for 366c at 196kg returning $720/hd. R.H & R.J West, Silver Valley, Wallumbilla sold Angus cross heifers for 342c at 250kg returning $857/hd.

K.F & K.M Rule, Woodside, Charleville sold Charbray cross heifers for 334c at 266kg returning $891/hd. The Charolais cross cows sold for 237c at 517kg returning $1226/hd. Hazelmont Pastoral, Winbin, Injune sold Droughtmaster cross heifers for 282c at 412kg returning $1163/hd.

Cows 300-400kg reached 225c and averaged 199c, while cows 400-500kg reached 264c and averaged 224c. Cows over 500kg topped at 244c, averaging 233c.

Lumeah Grazing, Lumeah, Blackall sold Charbray cows for 241c at 571kg returning $1379/hd. ABT Logistics & Farming, Cameron Park, The Gums sold Santa cross cows for 229c at 527kg returning $1209/hd.

Bulls under 400kg topped at 366c and averaged 322c, while bulls 400- 600kg topped at 286c and averaged 258c. Bulls over 600kg topped at 276c, averaging 248c.

A.J. Jackson, Goon Goon, Stonehenge sold Charolais cross mickey bulls for 366c at 170kg returning $622/hd.

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