CATTLE MARKET REPORT
A TOTAL of 4360 head of cattle were consigned at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday.
Weaner steers under 220kg topped at 284c/kg and averaged 247c/kg, weaner steers in the 220-280kg range reached 294c/kg and averaged 257c/kg.
Steers in the 280-350kg range reached 294c/kg and averaged 267c/kg, and steers in the 350-400kg range reached 296c/kg and averaged 254c/kg.
Feeder steers in the 400-550kg range topped 312c/kg and averaged 286c/kg.
M & D Green, Always Greener, Roma sold angus steers to 312c/kg, reaching a top of $1320 to average $1320.
Glenrowan Grazing Co, Glenrowan, Morven sold braford steers to 299c/kg, reaching a top of $1236 to average $1236.
Stokes Partnership, Powrunna, St George sold charolais cross steers to 294c/kg, reaching a top of $899 to average $700.
Institutional Investments P/L, Duarran, Roma sold angus cross steers to 292c/kg, reaching a top of $1136 to average $821.
JR Irwin-Bikini Charolais, Bikini, Yuleba sold charolais steers to 280c/kg, reaching a top of $996 to average $996.
Seawright Investments, Comet Downs, Injune sold santa steers to 275c/kg, reaching a top of $808 to average $757.
T & H Grazing, South Brae, Yuleba sold charolais steers to
260c/kg, reaching a top of $616 to average $616.
The charolais cross heifers sold to 210c/kg, reaching a top of $522 to average $478.
Heifers under 220kg topped at 222c/kg and averaged 179c/kg, while heifers in the 220-280kg range topped at 256c/kg and averaged 200c/kg.
Heifers in the 280-350kg range topped at 270c/kg, averaging 222c/kg.
Heifers in the 350-450kg range topped at 277c/kg, averaging 246c/kg.
PD & SE Joliffe, Walhallow, Amby sold santa cross heifers to 277c/kg, reaching a top of $1170 to average $1087.
West Farming P/L, Loomeah, Roma sold angus cross heifers to 270c/kg, reaching a top of $945, to average $923.
Nissi Farming sold hereford cross heifers to 264c/kg, reaching a top of $1037 to average $886.
Cows in the 300-400kg range reached 230c/kg and averaged 144c/kg, while cows in the 400kg-500kg range reached 241c/kg and averaged 192c/kg.
Cows over 500kg topped at 243c/kg, averaging 221c/kg.
WJ, WJ, NO & B Hartley, Bowen Downs, Aramac sold brahman cross cows to 243c/kg, reaching a top of $1431 to average $1297.
DK & DEM Williams, Woodlands, Wyandra sold droughtmaster cross cows to 230c/kg, reaching a top of $1265 to average $992.