Steers to 278c at Roma prime

Droughtmaster steers make 278c at Roma prime

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 The penning consisted of quality bullocks but mostly mixed store and fat cows and Roma's prime sale on Thursday.

The penning consisted of quality bullocks but mostly mixed store and fat cows and Roma's prime sale on Thursday.

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The February 15 Roma prime yarding consisted mostly of mixed store and fat cows.

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A total yarding of 1542 head of cattle were penned at Roma’s prime sale on February 15.

Steers over 550kg sold to 278c and averaged 260c, while steers in the 400-550kg class sold to 263c, averaging 243c.

Ian Duff, Duffields, Roma sold Droughtmaster steers for 278c at 635kg returning $1768. SF&HE Wilkin, Everbroke, Roma sold Charolais cross steers for 270c at 640kg returning $1729.

Heifers over 450kg made to 242c and averaged 230c, heifers in the 350-450kg class sold to 242c, averaging 221c.

Doce Pty Ltd, The Bend South, Roma sold Droughtmaster cross heifers at 241c for 497kg returning $1199. D&C McInnerney, Combarngo, Yuleba sold Charolais cross heifers for 240c at 457kg returning $1097.

Cows over 500kg peaked at 218c and averaged 211c, while cows in the 400-500kg class topped at 226c and averaged 200c. Cows 300-400kg sold to 205c and averaged 170c.

CF&D Walsh, Townsend, Roma sold Brahman cows for 263c at 525kg returning $1381. BC&KA Adams, Kingswood, Taroom sold Santa cross cows for 218c at 638kg returning $1393. Dalawai Holdings, Flagstone, Roma sold Santa cows for 218c at 572kg returning $1249. The Enniskillen Pastoral Co., Mt Enniskillen, Blackall sold Santa cows for 217c at 550kg returning $1196. LG&LE Jukes and Sons, Tregoning, Morven sold Simbrah cross cows for 215c at 592kg returning $1273. Lenny Perrett, Tunis, Injune sold Brahman cross cows for 215c at 581kg returning $1251.

Reynella Grazing Co, Reynella, Charleville sold Droughtmaster cross cows for 215c at 571kg returning $1228. CJ&R Jackson, Rockvale, Injune sold Santa cross cows for 212c at 643kg returning $1365. RD&EA Lister, Trevallen, Roma sold Santa cows for 212c at 582kg returning $1235. CJ Melcer, Sorries, Roma sold Brahman cows for 210c at 514kg returning $1080. Bryan Grazing Co, Ernestine Plains, Cloncurry sold Brahman cows for 210c at 512kg returning $1075. Glenorie Grazing, Glenorie, Morven sold Santa Cross cows for 206c at 565kg returning $1166. C.L. Muller, Maronan Station, Cloncurry sold Brahman cross cows for 200c at 360kg returning $720.

Bulls over 600kg earned to 266c and averaged 242c.

CA Crozier and TF Rule, Quiney, Mungallala sold Droughtmaster bulls for 243c at 820kg returning $1994.

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