There were 4560 head of cattle were consigned at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday. Weaner steers under 220kg topped at 406c and averaged 375c, weaner steers 220-280kg also reached 406c and averaged 345c. Steers 280-350kg reached 376c and averaged 323c, and steers 350- 400kg reached 330c and averaged 309c. Feeder steers 400- 550kg topped at 310c and averaged 298c. Cows and calves hit $1710/unit.
Brangle Bar Pty Ltd, Kia-Ora Feedlot, Walgett sold Angus cross steers for 406c at 253kg returning $1028/hd. A.F. & M.F. Douglas, Springfield, Mitchell sold Droughtmaster cross steers for 338c at 317kg returning $1072/hd. Scott Ridley, Aargree, Coonamble sold Brangus steers for 376c at 293kg returning $1103/hd.
Graham & Moloney P/S, Kandarra Valley, Wallumbilla sold Simbrah Cross steers for 350c at 281kg returning $984/hd. The Charolais cross heifers sold for 278c at 435kg returning $1210/hd. KJ SL Boyd, Kia Ora, Injune sold Charolais steers for 344c at 331kg returning $1,141/hd. The Charolais heifers sold for 306c at 295kg returning $903/hd.
Acacia Nominees P/L, Oaklyn, Surat sold Santa cross steers for 339c at 282kg returning $958/hd. A.R. & S.M. Russell, Gladysvale, Augathella sold Angus cross steers for 326c at 317kg returning $1036/hd. The Angus cross heifers sold for 294c at 291kg returning $856/hd. T.D. McInnerney, Binnowee, Surat sold Devon cross steers for 316c at 349kg returning $1104/hd.
B.J. & P.C. Harrison, Bungaringa, Mitchell sold Santa cross steers for 316c at 316kg returning $999/hd. M & MT Bright, Karoola Park, Roma sold Angus cross steers for 311c at 297kg returning $925/hd. The Angus cross heifers sold for 300c at 285kg returning $857/hd. Moonya Pastoral Co, Roma sold Santa steers for 310c at 260kg returning $806/hd. Tony Purcell, Snake Gully, Wallumbilla sold Angus cross steers for 302c at 436kg returning $1319/hd.
Stephen and Narelle Ward, Taringa, Roma sold Charbray steers for 302c at 406kg returning $1226/hd. The Charbray heifers sold for 294c at 313kg returning $923/hd. Ferguson Cattle Co, Annie-Vale, Roma sold Charolais cross steers for 300c at 520kg returning $1561/hd.
Heifers under 220kg topped at 358c and averaged 309c, while heifers 220 – 280kg topped at 330c and averaged 275c. Heifers 280- 350kg topped at 306c, averaging 283c. Heifers 350-450kg topped at 304c, averaging 271c.
Doug Cameron Livestock Trust, Nive Downs, Charleville sold Angus cross heifers for 358c at 185kg returning $662/hd. JP & KA Pearson, Roselea, Roma sold Santa heifers for 304c at 361kg returning $1100/hd. Close Marketing No 2 Pty Ltd, Lagoon Creek, Roma sold Angus heifers for 280c at 387kg returning $1085/hd.
Cows 300-400kg reached 238c and averaged 191c, while cows 400kg-500kg reached 238c and averaged 216c. Cows over 500kg topped at 264c, averaging 231c. A. Swan, Springtime, Wallumbilla sold Angus cows for 241c at 621kg returning $1499/hd. Bulls under 400kg topped at 349c and averaged 299c, while bulls 400 – 600kg topped at 288c and averaged 271c. Bulls over 600kg topped at 269c, averaging 257c.