CATTLE MARKET REPORT
A TOTAL of 6225 head of cattle were consigned at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday.
Weaner steers under 220kg topped at 370c/kg and averaged 333c/kg, weaner steers in the 220–280kg range reached 362c/kg and averaged 324c/kg.
Steers in the 280–350kg range reached 340c/kg and averaged 302c/kg, and steers in the 350–400kg range reached 306c/kg and averaged 284c/kg.
Feeder steers in the 400–550kg range topped at 284c/kg and averaged 261c/kg. Cows and calves hit $1240/unit.
Belfast Investments, Violet Station, Winton, sold brahman-cross steers for 269c/kg at 585kg, returning $1574/head.
Brahman-cross cows went for 217c/kg at 538kg, returning $1170/head.
West Farming P/L, Loomeah, Roma, sold angus-cross steers for 284c/kg at 480kg, returning $1364/head.
Nissi Farming, Bobadilla, Roma, sold brahman-cross steers for 842c/kg at 440kg, returning $1253/head.
C.J. & C.M. Coomber, Jireh Park, Roma, sold hereford-cross steers for 306c/kg at 355kg, returning $1087/head.
Ian Brumpton Holdings Pty. Ltd, Oaklands, Roma, sold angus-cross steers for 340c/kg at 327kg, returning $1114/head.
S. & R. White Family Trust, Tarree Bar, Roma sold angus-cross steers for 314c/kg at 346kg, returning $1089/head.
A.R & S.M Russell, Gladysvale, Augathella, sold brangus steers for 328c/kg at 246kg, returning $808/head.
Rosehearty Graz, Ingle Downs, Winton, sold santa steers for 370c/kg at 212kg for $785/head.
The santa-cross heifers went for 294c/kg at 195kg, returning $573/head.
RJ & KD Russell, Ingledoon, Augathella, sold santa-cross steers for 352c/kg at 202kg for $714/head.
C.J. Russell, Ingledoon, Augathella, sold santa-cross steers for 352c/kg at 186kg for $655/head.
Rotherfield Grazing Co, Valoak, Longreach, sold santa steers for 338c/kg at 187kg for $633/head.
The santa heifers went for 298c/kg at 216kg, returning $645/head.
AW & EJ Forster, Belfield Station, Winton, sold charbray steers for 338c/kg at 263kg for $892/head.
The charolais heifers went for 286c/kg at 271kg, returning $777/head.
E.J & C.F Rolfe, Marie Downs, Roma, sold charolais steers for 338c/kg at 231kg for $784/head.
The charolais-cross heifers went for 292c/kg at 236kg, returning $692/head.
G.J. & M.J. Owens, Arranmore, Longreach, sold santa steers for 342c/kg at 224kg for $766/head.
Reynella Grazing Co, Reynella, Charleville, sold droughtmaster cross steers for 336c/kg at 253kg for $851/head.
SR & ML Phelps, Wilga View, Jackson, sold angus-cross steers for 332c/kg at 266kg for $884/head.
CJ Keys, Longowan, Wandoan , sold droughtmaster steers for 274c/kg at 585kg for $1608/head.
Heifers under 220kg topped at 314c/kg and averaged 282c/kg, while heifers in the 220–280kg range topped at 292c/kg and averaged 272c/kg.
Heifers in the 280–350kg range topped at 278c/kg, averaging 246c/kg.
Heifers in the 350–450kg range topped at 266c/kg, averaging 247c/kg.
Rob Cornish Electrical Pty Ltd, Riverview, Mitchell, sold charolais heifers for 280c/kg at 280kg, returning $785/head.
TJ & J.M Caskey, Avalon, Mitchell, sold charolais cross heifers for 306c/kg at 206kg, returning $632/head.
Bulls under 400kg topped at 332c/kg and averaged 260c/kg, while bulls in the 400–600kg range topped at 251c/kg and averaged 236c/kg.
Bulls over 600kg topped at 271c/kg, averaging 256c/kg.
BC & KA Adams, Kingswood, Taroom, sold droughtmaster bulls for 266c/kg at 680kg, returning $1810/head.
READY TO SELL: More than 6000 head of cattle were consigned at Roma’s saleyards on Tuesday.