Over 3700 cattle sold at Roma Saleyards
CATTLE farmers gathered at the Roma Saleyards on Tuesday, September 22 to turn over the livestock they have put countless hours into raising.
A total of 3,791 head of cattle were consigned at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday.
Weaner steers under 220kg topped at 510c/kg and averaged 418c/kg, weaner steers
in the 220-280kg range reached 474c/kg and averaged 419c/kg.
Steers in the 280-350kg range reached 440c/kg and averaged 395c/kg, and steers in the 350-400kg range reached 424c/kg and averaged 379c/kg.
Feeder steers in the 400-550kg range topping at 398c/kg and averaging 357c/kg.
Cows and calves hit $2,100/unit.
DL Jones & KL Sharpe, Wardilla, Charleville sold Santa steers to 510c/kg, reaching
a top of $1,176 to average $1,086.
The Santa heifers sold to 442c/kg, reaching a top of $958 to average $958.
Bangor Cattle Co Pty Ltd, Tomoo, Mitchell sold Charolais steers to 510c/kg, reaching
a top of $1,073 to average $936.
The Brahman cross cows sold to 288c/kg, reaching a top of $1,639 to average $1,363.
JEN & JM Bell, Kinnoul, Taroom sold Santa steers to 474c/kg, reaching a top of
$1,213 to average $1,213.
BV Rolfe, Nindinna, Roma sold Charolais cross steers to 456c/kg, reaching a top of
$1,499 to average $1,360. The Charolais cross heifers sold to 436c/kg, reaching a
top of $1,426 to average $1,283.
PJ & ME Brennan, For Far, Mitchell sold Charolais steers to 444c/kg, reaching a top
of $1,398 to average $1,182. The Charbray heifers sold to 416c/kg, reaching a top of
$1,160 to average $1,003.
JA Henricks, Garfield, Injune sold Angus cross steers to 439c/kg, reaching a top of
$1,530 to average $1,355.
RE & JA Partington, Gunadale, Roma sold Angus cross steers to 436c/kg, reaching
a top of $1,440 to average $1,111.
WFC & D Saul, Coolibah, Mitchell sold Angus cross steers to 436c/kg, reaching a
top of $1,352 to average $1,345. The Angus cross heifers sold to 410c/kg, reaching
a top of $1,500 to average $1,148.
KJC & CA Beitz, Middle Ridge, Amby sold Simmental cross steers to 408c/kg,
reaching a top of $1,530 to average $1,507.
Jordan River Grazing, Armagh, Jericho sold Santa steers to 398c/kg, reaching a top
of $1,896 to average $1,523.
Kambinglia Pastoral, Kandimulla, Mitchell sold Angus cross steers to 386c/kg,
reaching a top of $1,923 to average $1,747.
Marcus Lewis, Bendena, Bollon sold Charolais cross steers to 349c/kg, reaching a
top of $2,284 to average $2,111.
ERB & SK Crosby, Wallam, Mitchell sold Brahman steers to 349c/kg, reaching a top
of $1,885 to average $1,747.
Heifers under 220kg topped at 450c/kg and averaged 395c/kg, while heifers in the
220-280kg range topped at 442c/kg and averaged 380c/kg. Heifers in the 280-350kg
range topped at 418c/kg, averaging 350c/kg. Heifers in the 350-450kg range topped
at 448c/kg, averaging 364c/kg.
GJ and JM Yates, Naturi, Yuleba sold Charolais cross heifers to 448c/kg, reaching a
top of $1,973 to average $1,754.
The Brahman cross cows sold to 354c/kg, reaching a top of $1,828 to average $1,583.
Parklane Grazing, Parklane, Drillham sold Angus cross angus heifers to 442c/kg,
reaching a top of $1,013 to average $936.
Ray Scott Pastoral Pty Ltd 2, Echo Hills, Surat sold Braford cross heifers to 399c/kg,
reaching a top of $1,396 to average $1,135.
C & R Beissel, Pinetree, Wallumbilla sold Droughtmaster heifers to 392c/kg,
reaching a top of $1,132 to average $1,132.
I & M Campbell, Rosebud Station, Mt Isa sold Brangus heifers to 390c/kg, reaching a
top of $1,069 to average $704.
The Brangus cows sold to 265c/kg, reaching a top of $1,001 to average $779 and the Brangus mickey bulls sold to 398c/kg, reaching a top of $1,110 to average $887.
Currawilla Past Co, Currawilla Station, Windorah sold Simmental cross heifers to
368c/kg, reaching a top of $1,445 to average $1,311.
Cows in the 300-400kg range reached 278c/kg and averaged 254c/kg, while cows in
the 400kg-500kg range reached 354c/kg and averaged 278c/kg.
Cows over 500kg topped at 354c/kg, averaging 292c/kg.
Wardsdale Grazing Co, Wardsdale, Charleville sold Droughtmaster cows to 293c/kg,
reaching a top of $1,507 to average $1,381.
Turnbull Brothers Trading, Lloyd Hills, Augathella sold Braford cows and calves to
$2,100 per unit.
GF Jansen, Maruga, Charleville sold Santa cows and calves to $1,460 per unit