CATTLE MARKET REPORT
A TOTAL of 5841 head of cattle were consigned at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday.
Weaner steers under 220kg topped at 310c/kg and averaged 254c/kg, weaner steers in the 220-280kg range reached 324c/kg and averaged 279c/kg. Steers in the 280-350kg range reached 301c/kg and averaged 271c/kg, and steers in the 350-400kg range reached 294c/kg and averaged 275c/kg. Feeder steers in the 400-550kg range topping at 295c/kg and averaging 279c/kg. Cows and calves hit $1,040/unit.
B R Sinnamon, Tin Hut, Jackson sold Brangus steers to 324c/kg, reaching a top of $910 to average $910. Danor Pty Ltd sold Brangus steers to 311c/kg, reaching a top of $831 to average $708. Sheales Pastoral Co, Nullawart, Roma sold Santa steers to 302c/kg, reaching a top of $620 to average $620. Ryan Brothers, Carlow Station, Blackall sold Santa steers to 301c/kg, reaching a top of $920 to average $825. The Santa heifers sold to 260c/kg, reaching a top of $1,142 to average $647. Thornleigh Grazing, Thornleigh, Blackall sold Droughtmaster cross steers to 300c/kg, reaching a top of $1,006 to average $695. Rosehearty Grazing, Merago, Longreach sold Santa cross steers to 300c/kg, reaching a top of $918 to average $771. The Santa cows sold to 248c/kg, reaching a top of $1,427 to average $1,227. Anrod Pastoral Co, Anrod, Winton sold Droughtmaster cross steers to 298c/kg, reaching a top of $937 to average $634. Badalia Pastoral Company, Badalia Station, Boulia sold Charolais cross steers to 297c/kg, reaching a top of $881 to average $824. The Charolais cross heifers sold to 254c/kg, reaching a top of $651 to average $613. MB & CM Coomber, Hillcrest, Roma sold Angus cross steers to 295c/kg, reaching a top of $1,341 to average $1,327. Thornville Grazing & Delahunty Grazing, Thornville, Hughenden sold Droughtmaster steers to 290c/kg, reaching a top of $1,448 to average $1,175. AE Cleland, Creekside, Yuleba sold Santa cross steers to 289c/kg, reaching a top of $1,354 to average $1,301. Green Acres Past Co, Ivellen Stn, Julia Creek sold Red brangus steers to 288c/kg, reaching a top of $1,309 to average $1,065.
Heifers under 220kg topped at 274c/kg and averaged 230c/kg, while heifers in the 220-280kg range topped at 270c/kg and averaged 235c/kg. Heifers in the 280-350kg range topped at 267c/kg, averaging 240c/kg. Heifers in the 350-450kg range topped at 275c/kg, averaging 252c/kg.
BL & AM Rayment, Connemara, Jundah sold Droughtmaster cross heifers to 274c/kg, reaching a top of $578 to average $475. LT & ML Price, Mt Hope.