Santa cows and calves hit $1380 at Roma store sale

Santa cows and calves hit $1380 at Roma store sale

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TopX agent Sarah Packer with Rosehearty Grazing, Merago, Longreach Santa cows and calves. The cows and calves topped the market selling to $1380/unit.

TopX agent Sarah Packer with Rosehearty Grazing, Merago, Longreach Santa cows and calves. The cows and calves topped the market selling to $1380/unit.

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There was a yarding of 6357 cattle at Tuesday's Roma store sale.

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A total of 6357 head of cattle were consigned at Roma’s store sale on Tuesday.

Weaner steers under 220kg topped at 324c and averaged 287c, weaner steers 220-280kg reached 324c and averaged 298c. Steers 280- 350kg reached 320c and averaged 297c, and steers 350-400kg reached 320c and averaged 305c. Feeder steers 400-550kg topping at 326c and averaging 293c. Cows and calves hit $1380/unit.

JF & ML Petrie, Rosedale Road, Roma sold Charolais cross steers to 326c, reaching a top of $1476 to average $1476. Cronulla Trust, Cronulla, Longreach sold Angus cross steers to 324c, reaching a top of $953 to average $843. Glen Valley Pastoral Co, Glen Valley, Jundah sold Santa steers to 324c, reaching a top of $765 to average $704. The Santa heifers sold to 282c, reaching a top of $640 to average $581.

Sheales P/C, Mahrigong, Winton sold Santa cross steers to 322c, reaching a top of $1080 to average $691. Clark Bros & Tait, Powella, Aramac sold Santa steers to 322c, reaching a top of $723 to average $478. The Santa heifers sold to 288c, reaching a top of $1,043 to average $551. DW & JL Sullivan, Studley, Roma sold Angus cross steers to 320c, reaching a top of $1477 to average $1457. Michael Carroll, Wellington, Wallumbilla sold Droughtmaster cross steers to 320c, reaching a top of $1,263 to average $1208.

BW & EA Godfrey, Lanifer Station, Winton sold Charolais cross steers to 320c, reaching a top of $905 to average $685. The Charolais cross heifers sold to 274c, reaching a top of $665 to average $533. EST James William Golden, Dragon Crest, Yuleba sold Hereford steers to 318c, reaching a top of $1162 to average $986. Bindango Pty Ltd, Bindango, Roma sold Santa cross steers to 314c, reaching a top of $1790 to average $1765. BRF Southern, Breena Plains, St George sold Angus cross steers to 312c, reaching a top of $811 to average $811.

GDL agent Jack Hannah with Lanifer Station, Winton Charolais cross heifers which sold to 274c/kg, reaching a top of $665 to average $533. The Charolais cross steers sold to 320c/kg, reaching a top of $905 to average $685.

GDL agent Jack Hannah with Lanifer Station, Winton Charolais cross heifers which sold to 274c/kg, reaching a top of $665 to average $533. The Charolais cross steers sold to 320c/kg, reaching a top of $905 to average $685.

Ball & Company, Strangford, Longreach sold Droughtmaster cross steers to 310c, reaching a top of $1639 to average $1,258. Golden Grazing, Pembroke, Weribone sold Brahman cross steers to 310c, reaching a top of $1209 to average $1134. P & HA Sanderson, Mundalya, Yuleba sold Santa cross steers to 310c, reaching a top of $1205 to average $1075.

JC & CM Clanchy, Annandale, Wallumbilla sold Brahman steers to 300c, reaching a top of $1076 to average $948. Rita Margaret Kehl, Timbalite, Taroom sold Charolais cross steers to 300c, reaching a top of $878 to average $629. WD & JE Purcell, Bridgeman Downs, Roma sold Angus steers to 298c, reaching a top of $795 to average $795.

Heifers under 220kg topped at 288c and averaged 233c, while heifers 220 – 280kg topped at 290c and averaged 242c. Heifers 280- 350kg topped at 290c, averaging 257c. Heifers 350-450kg topped at 290c, averaging 253c.

WJ & EA Martyn, Canowindra, Roma sold Simmental cross heifers to 290c, reaching a top of $1055 to average $1055. Nugent Pastoral Co, Tambo Station, Tambo sold Santa heifers to 290c, reaching a top of $860 to average $770. CJ & CM Coomber, Jireh Park, Roma sold Charolais cross heifers to 274c, reaching a top of $869 to average $752. S & R White Family Trust, Mt Saltbush, Roma sold Angus cross heifers to 265c, reaching a top of $1184 to average $917.

Cows 300-400kg reached 232c and averaged 165c, while cows 400kg-500kg reached 233c and averaged 195c. Cows over 500kg topped at 237c, averaging 224c. Belfast Investments, Violet Station, Winton sold Brahman cross cows to 236c, reaching a top of $1386 to average $1142. Rosehearty Grazing, Merago, Longreach sold Santa cows and calves reaching a top of $1380 to average $1315.

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