Santa steers sell to 312c at Roma store sale

Santa steers sell to 312c at Roma store sale

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The Brown family, Latrobe, Longreach, sold 88 Santa steers weighing 235kg for a top of 280c/kg to average $653/head. Picture - Hayley Kennedy.

The Brown family, Latrobe, Longreach, sold 88 Santa steers weighing 235kg for a top of 280c/kg to average $653/head. Picture - Hayley Kennedy.

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There was a yarding of 9912 cattle at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday.

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A total of 9912 head of cattle were consigned at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday.

Weaner steers under 220kg topped at 298c/kg and averaged 252c/kg, weaner steers in the 220-280kg range reached 302c/kg and averaged 266c/kg. Steers in the 280- 350kg range reached 308c/kg and averaged 270c/kg, and steers in the 350-400kg range reached 312c/kg and averaged 269c/kg.

Feeder steers in the 400-550kg range topping at 286c/kg and averaging 251c/kg. Cows and calves hit $860/unit.

Nugent Pastoral Co, Tambo Station, Tambo sold Santa steers to 312c/kg, reaching a top of $1149 to average $1109.

Whitton Cattle Co, Myrtleville, Injune sold Charolais steers to 308c/kg, reaching a top of $1009 to average $984. The Charolais cross heifers sold to 280c/kg, reaching a top of $1022 to average $961.

LJ & SG Hanna, Terrarara, Mitchell sold Santa steers to 300c/kg, reaching a top of $1159 to average $1014.

Camelock Rural, Torres Park, Augathella sold Santa cross steers to 298c/kg, reaching a top of $845 to average $690. The Santa heifers sold to 248c/kg, reaching a top of $673 to average $526.

Gwenbrook Farms Pastoral Co, Gwenbrook, Roma sold Charolais cross steers to 294c/kg, reaching a top of $884 to average $760. The Charolais heifers sold to 254c/kg, reaching a top of $746 to average $636.

Weldon Grazing, Glenlinden, Injune sold Cross breed steers to 292c/kg, reaching a top of $866 to average $866.

IC Jackson, Elavirem, Injune sold Angus steers to 286c/kg, reaching a top of $1354 to average $1006.

TJ & JA Sorensen, Westerdale, Roma sold Charolais cross steers to 285c/kg, reaching a top of $1173 to average $1019.

CR & FJ Mars, Sardine Crk, Injune sold Droughtmaster cross steers to 284c/kg, reaching a top of $729 to average $699.

The Droughtmaster cross heifers sold to 220c/kg, reaching a top of $543 to average $518.

Onley and Co Pty Ltd, Bulala, Roma sold Romagnola cross steers to 282c/kg, reaching a top of $821 to average $821.

The Romagnola cross heifers sold to 228c/kg, reaching a top of $612 to average $612.

PJ & ME Brennan, For Far, Mitchell sold Charbray steers to 280c/kg, reaching a top of $1080 to average $849.

7BH Grazing, Borah, Mitchell sold Hereford cross steers to 280c/kg, reaching a top of $918 to average $911.

BJ & PC Harrison, Bungaringa, Mitchell sold Santa cross steers to 280c/kg, reaching a top of $880 to average $874.

Noogilla Cattle Co, Woodlands, Mitchell sold Simmental cross steers to 256c/kg, reaching a top of $1306 to average $1150.

Heifers under 220kg topped at 248c/kg and averaged 196c/kg, while heifers in the 220-280kg range topped at 252c/kg and averaged 206c/kg.

Heifers in the 280-350kg range topped at 267c/kg, averaging 229c/kg. Heifers in the 350-450kg range topped at 280c/kg, averaging 242c/kg.

Ian Duff, Duffields, Roma sold Euro cross heifers to 260c/kg, reaching a top of $1001 to average $1001.

Cronulla Trust, Cronulla, Longreach sold Angus heifers to 248c/kg, reaching a top of $516 to average $439.

Cows in the 300-400kg range reached 230c/kg and averaged 167c/kg, while cows in the 400kg-500kg range reached 226c/kg and averaged 184c/kg.

Cows over 500kg topped at 227c/kg, averaging 198c/kg.

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