Roma feeder steers average 340c

Feeder steers average 340c at Roma

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IN THE BLACK: Ian and Joy Macallister with grandson Ben Whip, Roma Downs, Roma, watched 561 of their 271kg Angus cross steers sell for an average of 396c/kg to return $1079/head.

IN THE BLACK: Ian and Joy Macallister with grandson Ben Whip, Roma Downs, Roma, watched 561 of their 271kg Angus cross steers sell for an average of 396c/kg to return $1079/head.

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Feeder steers weighing 400-550kg averaged 340c at the 3766 head Roma store cattle sale today.

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A TOTAL of 3766 cattle were offered at the Roma store sale, including 700 head from Roma Downs, Roma.

Weaners under 220kg topped at 422c/kg to average 382c. Weaner steers 220-280kg reached 414c to average 383c. Steers 280-350kg reached 406c to average 367c. Steers 350-400kg reached 390c to average 349c. Feeder steers 400-550kg topped 360c to average 340c.

Institutional Investments, Roma Downs, Roma, sold 258kg Angus-cross steers to 414c to return $1069. AR&SM Russell, Gladysvale, Augathella, sold 257kg Brangus steers to 410c/$1057. AR&AG Anderson, East Sunrise, Roma, sold 276kg Charbray-cross steers to 400c/$1105.

PJ&ME Brennan, For Far, Mitchell, sold 217kg Charolais-cross steers to 400c/$868. L Weir, Crowman, Injune, sold 278kg crossbred steers to 398c/$1107. VM&K&AG Hafemeister, Oakleigh, Injune, sold 265kg Angus-cross steers to 396c/$1049.

Douglas Cattle Co, Verniew, Mitchell, sold 302kg Santa steers to 394c/$1193. PD&SE Joliffe, Walhallow, Amby, sold 297kg Santa steers to 390c/$1161.

Whitton Cattle Co, Myrtleville, Injune, sold 335kg Charolais-cross steers to 388c/$1301. Supawick, Ascot Downs, Barcaldine, sold 408kg Charbray steers to 360c/$1468. Gardiner and Son, Collaroy, Charleville, sold 324kg Simbrah steers to 360c/$1166.

GG&CA York, Oakleigh, Wallumbilla, sold 354kg Limousin-cross steers to 356c/$1262. J&S Nichol, Ridgewell, Roma, sold 362kg Angus-cross steers to 348c/$1262. RB&LR Cormack, The Manor, Wallumbilla, sold 470kg Angus-cross steers to 340c/$1598.

RP&RA Murphy, Koreelah, Charleville, sold 347kg Santa-cross steers to 340c/$1180. Athelstane Pastoral Co, Athelstane Station, Winton, sold a 710kg Charbray steer to 280c/$1989/head.

Heifers 350-450kg reached 320c to average 290c. Heifers 280-350kg topped 330c to average 302c. Heifers 220-280kg reached 372c to average 325c. Heifers under 220kg topped 372c to average 354c.

Institutional Investments, Roma Downs, Roma, sold 243kg Angus-cross heifers to 372c/$905.

B&S Southern, Neabul Downs, St George, sold 213kg Angus heifers to 352c/$753. AR&AG Anderson, East Sunrise, Roma, sold Charbray heifers to 339c/$866. AR&SM Russell, Gladysvale, Augathella, sold 274kgBrangus heifers to 336c/kg for  to return $922.

Oakleigh, Injune, sold 281kg Angus-cross heifers to 330c/$928. DW&SG Rowbotham, Nicks, Roma, sold 337kg Angus-cross heifers to 326c to return $1100. Douglas Cattle Co, Verniew, Mitchell, sold 415kg Santa-cross heifers to 314c/$1305.

Cows over 500kg sold to 266c to average 255c. Cows 400-500kg topped 264c to average 236c. Cows 300-400kg sold to 241c to average 214c.

Whitton Cattle Co, Myrtleville, Injune, sold Brahman-cross cows and calves for $1850/unit.

Bulls up to 400kg reached 356c to average 324c.

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