Roma cows and calves to $1340/unit

Roma cows and calves to $1340/unit


5100 head of cattle were consigned at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday.

Livestock agents in action at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday.

Livestock agents in action at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday.

A total of 5100 head of cattle were consigned at Roma’s Store Sale.

Weaners under 220kg topped at 342c/kg and averaged 313c/kg, while weaner steers in the 220-280kg range reached 348c/kg and averaged 305c/kg. Steers in the 280-350kg range reached 318c/kg and averaged 288c/kg, and steers in the 350-400kg range reached 304c/kg and averaged 284c/kg. Feeder steers in the 400-550kg range topping at 288c/kg and averaging 263c/kg.

P & W Taylor, Warida, Mungallala, sold Angus-cross steers to 348c/kg for 238kg to return $830/head.

Bronte Cattle Co, Bronte, Charleville, sold Santa steers to 326c for 223kg to return $729. The Santa heifers sold to 286c for 236kg to return $677.

D & G East, Ross Creek, Roma, sold Charolais steers to 316c for 320kg to return $1014. The Brahman heifers sold to 296c for 303kg to return $900.

Nellybri Pastoral Co, Nellybri, Surat, sold Droughtmaster-cross steers to 312c for 261kg to return $817.

R & M Cochrane, Sugarloaf Creek, Roma, sold Hereford steers to 310c for 280kg to return $870. The Hereford heifers sold to 306c for 333kg to return $1022.

Bangor Cattle Co, Bangor, Mungallala, sold Charolais steers to 307c for 346kg to return $1063.

Ian Jackson, Elavirem, Injune, sold Angus steers to 298c for 349kg to return $1042. The Angus-cross heifers sold to 298c for 310kg to return $927.

Lyn Weir, Crowman, Injune, sold Charolais-cross steers to 290c for 382kg to return $1111.

J Cormack Family Trust, Corfield Park, Roma, sold Simbrah steers to 282c for 416kg to return $1178.

Heifers in the 350-450kg range reached 295c/kg and averaged 258c/kg. Heifers in the 280-350kg range topped at 306c/kg and averaged 273c/kg. Heifers in the 220-280kg range topped at 306c/kg and averaged 275c/kg, while heifers under 220kg topped at 307c/kg and averaged 262c/kg.

Iwona Partnership, Iwona, Mitchell, sold Simmental-cross heifers to 291c for 369kg to return $1076.

Womblebank Cattle Co, Womblebank, Mitchell, sold Cross bred heifers to 265c for 433kg to return $1147.

Cows over 500kg sold to 228c/kg and averaged 208c/kg, while cows 400-500kg topped at reached 228c/kg and averaged 197c/kg. Cows in the 300-400kg sold to 196c/kg and averaged 175c/kg.

B & D Saul, Coolibah, Mitchell, sold Simmental-cross cows and calves to $1340/unit and across the board cows and calves averaged $1137.50/unit.

Bulls up to 400kg reached 340c/kg and averaged 279c/kg.


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