A total of 9500 head of cattle were consigned at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday.
Weaner steers under 220kg topped at 418c and averaged 359c, weaner steers 220-280kg reached 386c and averaged 346c. Steers 280- 350kg reached 360c and averaged 306c, and steers 350-400kg reached 318c and averaged 292c. Feeder steers 400-550kg topping at 299c and averaging 288c. Cows and calves hit $1540/unit.
Cumberland Cattle Co, Cumberland, Longreach sold Santa cross steers for 402c at 180kg returning $727/hd. The Santa cross heifers sold for 306c at 205kg returning $627/hd. J & B Russell, Willara, Augathella sold Charolais cross steers for 378c at 200kg returning $756/hd. AJ & CJ Adams, Allo-Omber, Blackall sold Brahman steers for 374c at 260kg returning $974/hd. The Brahman heifers sold for 284c at 184kg returning $522/hd.
Maranoa Downs Grazing Co, Ravens Court, Mitchell sold cross breed steers for 370c at 242kg returning $897/hd. The cross breed heifers sold for 308c at 230kg returning $710/hd. Tickalara Pastoral Co, Tickalara, Thargomindah sold Angus steers for 350c at 230kg returning $805/hd. The Angus heifers sold for 312c at 213kg returning $666/hd. Seawright Investments, Comet Downs, Injune sold Santa cross steers for 348c at 281kg returning $979/hd.
BG, DG & JG Gray, Abrach Stn, Muttaburra sold Santa steers for 340c at 323kg returning $1099/hd. Dart Pastoral Co, Thirlstone, Roma sold Charolais cross steers for 315c at 354kg returning $1115/hd. Nive River Past Co, Drensmaine, Tambo sold Santa steers for 312c at 326kg returning $1018/hd. Nixon Pastoral Co, Wyoming, Roma sold Charolais cross steers for 310c at 364kg returning $1129/hd. Tom Golden, Pembroke, Weribone sold Brahman cross steers for 300c at 399kg returning $1199/hd.
Golden Grazing Pty Ltd, Pembroke, Weribone sold Brahman cross steers for 300c at 382kg returning $1146/hd. Reynella Grazing Co, Reynella, Charleville sold Simmental cross steers for 298c at 442kg returning $1318/hd. Wilson Grazing, Taroela, Taroom sold Braford cross steers for 296c at 509kg returning $1509/hd. Tigrigie Cattle Co, Moorabinda, Taroom sold Braford steers for 296c at 431kg returning $1279/hd. JK & CL McLoughlin, Rainbow, Rolleston sold Cross breed steers for 292c at 448kg returning $1309/hd.
Heifers under 220kg topped at 364c and averaged 312c, while heifers 220 – 280kg topped at 326c and averaged 283c. Heifers 280- 350kg topped at 308c, averaging 269c. Heifers 350-450kg topped at 286c, averaging 265c.
Cowan Keys, Langowan, Wandoan sold Droughtmaster cross heifers for 288c at 305kg returning $880/hd. Ridgelands Grazing Co, Ridgelands, Injune sold Charbray heifers for 286c at 385kg returning $1103/hd. Tungamah Farming Pty Ltd, Bindyego, Roma sold Euro cross heifers for 286c at 301kg returning $863/hd. RD & EA Lister, Trevallen, Roma sold Angus cross heifers for 285c at 285kg returning $812/hd. CF & D Walsh, Venturah, Roma sold Angus cross heifers for 285c at 233kg returning $665/hd. RBE & EN Cloherty, Reben Downs, Injune sold Santa heifers for 284c at 369kg returning $1049/hd.
Cows 300-400kg reached 204c and averaged 188c, while cows 400kg-500kg reached 242c and averaged 204c. Cows over 500kg topped at 221c, averaging 215c. Bulls under 400kg topped at 388c and averaged 305c, while bulls 400 – 600kg topped at 286c and averaged 240c. Bulls over 600kg topped at 258c, averaging 237c.