A total of 6169 head of cattle were consigned at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday. Weaner steers under 220kg topped at 328c and averaged 283c, weaner steers 220-280kg reached 322c and averaged 284c. Steers 280- 350kg reached 322c and averaged 281c, and steers 350-400kg reached 288c and averaged 264c. Feeder steers 400-550kg topping at 275c and averaging 259c. Cows and calves hit $1100/unit.
Graham Webb, Raceview, Charleville sold Angus cross steers for 328c at 215kg returning $705/hd. The Angus cross heifers sold for 258c at 194kg returning $503/hd. SJ Todd Constructions P/L, Brigalow Downs, Bollon sold Charolais cross steers for 322c at 301kg returning $970/hd. The Charolais cross heifers sold for 262c at 282kg returning $741/hd.
John Russell, Culbara, Roma sold Charolais cross steers for 320c at 316kg returning $1011/hd. The Charolais cross heifers sold for 260c at 322kg returning $839/hd. Derbyshire Downs Pastoral Co Pty Ltd, Derbyshire Downs, Augathella sold Charolais cross steers for 320c at 291kg returning $932/hd. The Charolais cross heifers sold for 254c at 278kg returning $707/hd.
Golden Grazing Pty Ltd, Potters Flat, Yuleba sold Charolais cross steers for 311c at 338kg returning $1053/hd. The Charolais cross heifers sold for 255c at 283kg returning $722/hd. G & G Burey, Springhill, Amby sold Charolais steers for 309c at 301kg returning $933/hd. VM & K & AG Hafemeister, Oakleigh, Injune sold Angus cross steers for 308c at 263kg returning $811/hd.
SD & MJ Russell, Willara, Augathella sold Charbray cross steers for 293c at 296kg returning $868/hd. AK Grazing Pty Ltd, Austral Park, Injune sold Angus cross steers for 292c at 331kg returning $968/hd. The Angus cross heifers sold for 248c at 302kg returning $750/hd. Les Baker, Raceview, Charleville sold Charolais cross steers for 282c at 323kg returning $911/hd. The Charolais cross heifers sold for 246c at 262kg returning $646/hd.
Brett and Sandy Southern, Neabul Downs, St George sold Angus steers for 282c at 304kg returning $857/hd. PR & MC Maunder, Wilga Lea, Wallumbilla sold Hereford steers for 276c at 296kg returning $819/hd. The Hereford heifers sold for 230c at 263kg returning $606/hd. PE & RE Cupitt, Pinaroo Plain, Bingara sold Santa steers for 275c at 481kg returning $1325/hd.
Dart Pastoral Co, Thirlstone, Roma sold Charolais cross steers for 271c at 337kg returning $916/hd. GL & JA Bryant, Amarillo, Roma sold Droughtmaster steers for 267c at 547kg returning $1463/hd. PA & HM Beitz, Haroldale, Roma sold Santa steers for 264c at 396kg returning $1047/hd.
Heifers under 220kg topped at 264c and averaged 227c, while heifers 220 – 280kg topped at 270c and averaged 237c. Heifers 280- 350kg topped at 268c, averaging 239c. Heifers 350-450kg topped at 248c, averaging 223c.
Dalmally Grazing Co, Dalmally, Roma sold Charolais cross heifers for 268c at 238kg returning $638/hd. Henrick Cattle Co, Dakota, Roma sold Angus cross heifers for 254c at 291kg returning $742/hd. Yorkaringa Farming Trust, Myalla, Wallumbilla sold Santa cross heifers for 248c at 337kg returning $837/hd. NB & SD Courtice, Ladas Downs, Glenmorgan sold Angus heifers for 242c at 350kg returning $848/hd.
Cows 300-400kg reached 169c and averaged 123c, while cows 400kg-500kg reached 208c and averaged 177c. Cows over 500kg topped at 213c, averaging 189c. Bulls under 400kg topped at 292c and averaged 242c, while bulls 400 – 600kg topped at 248c and averaged 218c. Bulls over 600kg topped at 236c, averaging 216c.