Heavy steers make 259c at Roma

Roma prime heavy steers top 259c


The majority of the yarding was made up of over prime cows at Roma prime cattle sale on January 25.


A total yarding of 542 head of cattle were penned at Roma’s Prime Sale on January 25.

Steers over 550kg sold to 259c/kg and averaged 247c, while steers 400-550kg class made 259c, averaging 229c.

Heifers over 450kg made to 237c and averaged 229c, heifers 350-450kg class sold to 240c, averaging 235c.

Moyallen Past Co, Plain View, Mitchell sold Angus cross heifers for 240c at 405kg returning $974.

Cows over 500kg peaked at 247c and averaged 207c, while cows in the 400-500kg class topped at 215c and averaged 193c. Cows 300-400kg sold to 184c and averaged 177c.

DA & KL York, Bainbilla, Surat sold Charolais cross cows for 228c at 507kg returning $1158. Athelstane Pastoral Co., Athelstane Station, Winton sold Charbray cross cows for 216c at 609kg returning $1316. Keddstock, Moongool, Yuleba sold Charolais cows for 215c at 633kg returning $1362. 

AR & AG Anderson, East Sunrise, Injune sold Brahman cross cows for 215c at 572kg returning $1232. The Charolais cross heifers sold for 225c at 517kg returning $1164. RM Kehl, Timbalite, Taroom sold Hereford cross cows for 212c at 600kg returning $1273. The Charolais bull sold for 248c at 910kg returning $2,256. P.D. & S.E. Joliffee, Walhallow, Amby sold Santa cows for 208c at 643kg returning $1340. D.T. & K.A. York Family Trust, Wattle Park, Wallumbilla sold Simbrah Cross cows for 208c at 598kg returning $1246. The Simbrah Cross heifers sold for 230c at 575kg returning $1322. G.S. & C.J. White, Marionvale, Surat sold Charbray cross cows for 205c at 648kg returning $1329.

Bulls over 600kg earned to 248c and averaged 228c.


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