Weaner steers top at 620c, average 580c at Roma

Weaner steers top at 620c, average 580c at Roma

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Watkins and Co agent Brad Neven with vendor Bruce Smith and a line of his steers that sold to 444c/kg, reaching a top of $1886 to average $1816.

Watkins and Co agent Brad Neven with vendor Bruce Smith and a line of his steers that sold to 444c/kg, reaching a top of $1886 to average $1816.

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There were 3689 cattle offered at Roma on Tuesday.

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A total of 3689 head of cattle were consigned at Roma's store sale on Tuesday.

Weaner steers under 220kg topped at 620c and averaged 580c, weaner steers 220-280kg reached 614c and averaged 527c. Steers 280- 350kg reached 534c and averaged 465c, and steers 350-400kg reached 460c and averaged 437c. Feeder steers 400-550kg topping at 442c and averaging 389c. Cows and calves hit $2020/unit.

LJ and FM Price, Gallipoli, Injune, sold Brahman steers to 584c, reaching $1427 to average $1252. RL and LA McQueen, Strathfillan, Winton, sold Charbray cross steers to 562c, reaching $1462 to average $1369. The Charolais cross heifers sold to 500c, topping at $1285 to average $1086.

BA Howe, Aberdeen, Yuleba, sold Santa cross steers to 550c, reaching $1570 to average $1492. The Santa cross heifers sold to 502c, topping at $1952 to average $1422. Brian Cloherty, Kingull West, Roma, sold Santa steers to 546c, reaching $1564 to average $1523.

GB and MS Freshwater, Overflow, Mitchell, sold Droughtmaster steers to 544c, reaching $1421 to average $1332. Paterson Partnership, Warrong, Mitchell, sold Droughtmaster steers to 538c, reaching $1375 to average $1346. SC and KG Bowen, Merrie Downs, Quilpie, sold Droughtmaster cross steers to 522c, topping at $2269 to average $1469. The Droughtmaster cross cows sold to 293c, reaching $1716 to average $1634.

AR and SM Russell, Glenrowan, sold Angus cross steers to 522c, reaching $1551 to average $1247. BD, LP, JK, BD Hornick, Junedale, Injune, sold Charolais cross steers to 552c, reaching $1421 to average $1421. The Charolais cross heifers sold to 496c, topping at $1264 to average $1264.

RA and CA Bain, Mt Eden, Roma, sold Angus cross steers to 482c, reaching $1656 to average $1508. T and H Grazing, South Brae, Yuleba, sold Charbray steers to 478c, reaching $1461 to average $1448. The Charolais cross heifers sold to 488c, topping at $1295 to average $1295.

S and R White Family Trust, Mt Saltbush, Roma, sold Angus cross steers to 474c, reaching $1558 to average $1472. The Angus cross heifers sold to 486c, topping at $1516 to average $1397. The Bottle Tree Cattle Trust, Karalee Plains, Wandoan, sold Brangus steers to 460c, reaching $1610 to average $1517.

Bruce Smith sold Santa cross steers to 444c, reaching $1886 to average $1816. DJ and WE Jones, Nardoo, Injune, sold Charolais cross steers to 385c, topping at $2066 to average $1976. RR and D Bond, Lancefield, sold Santa steers to 370c, reaching $2049 to average $2049.

Heifers under 220kg topped at 528c and averaged 428c, heifers 220-280kg topped at 502c and averaged 423c, heifers 280-350kg topped at 507c, averaging 399c and heifers 350-450kg topped at 476c, averaging 348c.

CF and D Walsh, Venturah, Roma, sold Santa cross heifers to 494c, reaching $1526 to average $1276. AT and PL Byrne, Pinelands, Injune, sold Angus heifers to 486c, topping at $1325 to average $1325. TL and JV Kehl, Armidale, Wallumbilla, sold Charolais cross heifers to 468c, reaching $1617 to average $1545.

Cows 300-400kg reached 230c and averaged 220c, cows 400kg-500kg reached 247c and averaged 222c and cows over 500kg topped at 338c, averaging 273c.

WC and RK Nason, Tinowin, Roma, sold composite cows to 323c, reaching $2036 to average $1996. CA Warrian sold Brahman cows to 296c, topping at $1609 to average $1609. LJ and LE Cormack, Chrystalbrook, Wallumbilla, sold Brahman cross cows to 292c, reaching $1694 to average $1694.

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