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.
John Russell, Culbara, Roma sold Charolais cross steers for 320c at 316kg returning $1011. The Charolais cross heifers sold for 260c at 322kg returning $839. Derbyshire Downs Pastoral Co Pty Ltd, Derbyshire Downs, Augathella sold Charolais cross steers for 320c at 291kg returning $932.
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 or $638. Henrick Cattle Co, Dakota, Roma sold Angus cross heifers for 254c at 291kg or $742.
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.