A total of 5772 head of cattle were consigned at Roma's store sale on Tuesday.
Weaner steers under 220kg topped at 496c/kg and averaged 467c, weaner steers 220-280kg reached 494c and averaged 434c. Steers 280- 350kg reached 472c and averaged 400c, and steers 350-400kg reached 440c and averaged 378c. Feeder steers 400-550kg topping at 396c and averaging 369c. Cows and calves hit $2100/unit.
Gall and Co Pty Ltd, Glebe, Taroom sold Charolais steers to 496c, reaching $1588 to average $1124. The Charolais heifers to 460c, topping at $1033 to average $930. Russell Ian Mocker, Surprise, St George sold Santa steers to 494c, reaching $1245 to average $1035. The Santa heifers sold to 468c, topping at $1045 to average $861.
Palmtree Grazing Co, Willowbee, Moonie sold Santa steers to 484c, reaching $1117 to average $1055. The Santa heifers sold to 458c, topping at $1033 to average $955. BA and RA Howe, Aberdeen, Yuleba sold Santa cross steers to 460c, reaching $1351 to average $1246. GB and MS Freshwater, Overflow, Mitchell sold Droughtmaster steers to 456c, reaching $1594 to average $1392.
Loughnan Farming Pty Ltd, Avenel, Roma sold Angus steers to 440c, topping at $1638 to average $1388. Est JW Golden, Dragon Crest, Yuleba sold Hereford steers to 438c, reaching $1295 to average $1162. The Hereford heifers sold to 398c, topping at $1122 to average $1006. CSJ Davies Ft, Bethadley, Surat sold Santa cross steers to 436c, reaching $1364 to average $1364.
EJ and CF Rolfe, Marie Downs, Roma sold Charbray cross steers to 428c, topping at $1620 to average $1500. The Charolais heifers sold to 396c, reaching $1454 to average $1344. D and K Twist, Juandah Downs, Mungallala sold Angus cross steers to 422c, reaching $1292 to average $1292. Ray W Thomas, Burrenbah, Mungindi sold Santa cross steers to 408c, topping at $1643 to average $1473. JR and VM Brawne, Yerura, Meandarra sold Angus steers to 406c, reaching $1571 to average $1360.
Tewinga Pastoral Holdings, Slashers Creek, Boulia sold Brangus cross steers to 396c, topping at $1903 to average $1719. Wardsdale Grazing Co, Wardsdale, Charleville sold Droughtmaster cross steers to 390c, reaching $1993 to average $1945. GJ and TL Proud, Jutaya, Roma sold Santa cross steers to 351c, topping at $2090 to average $2,090. Wason Past Co (EU), Winston, Roma sold Hereford steers to 347c, reaching $1990 to average $1919.
Heifers under 220kg topped at 468c and averaged 417c, while heifers 220-280kg topped at 462c and averaged 385c. Heifers 280-350kg topped at 446c, averaging 347c. Heifers 350-450kg topped at 396c, averaging 337c.
Lillianfells Investments, Lillianfells, Longreach sold Santa cross heifers to 450c, reaching $992 to average $918. CD and RD Hay, Moonya, Wandoan sold Braford heifers to 448c, reaching $1070 to average $952. S and L Reiser, Hoolah Ck, Mitchell sold Charbray heifers to 438c, topping at $1233 to average $1073.
Paterson Partnership, Warrong, Mitchell sold Angus cross heifers to 430c, reaching $908 to average $908. Brian Cloherty, Kingull West, Roma sold Santa heifers to 410c, topping atf $1169 to average $1169. Torres Park Grazing, Cherry Hills, Injune sold Santa heifers to 362c, reaching $1579 to average $1579.
Cows 300-400kg reached 262c and averaged 220c, while cows 400kg-500kg reached 312c and averaged 253c. Cows over 500kg topped at 312c, averaging 271c. Bain Brothers Grazing, Mumberry, Quilpie sold Brahman cross cows to 289c, reaching $1647 to average $1200.