PJH agents Bennett Ladbrook and Steven Goodhew with a pen of Camelock Rural steers. The steers sold to 701c/kg, reaching a top of $1,322 to average $1,261.
PJH agents Bennett Ladbrook and Steven Goodhew with a pen of Camelock Rural steers. The steers sold to 701c/kg, reaching a top of $1,322 to average $1,261.

SALE REPORT: Strong start to 2021 at Roma saleyards

A strong start to the new year at the Roma Saleyards store sale this week, with a new top price recorded for the facility as prices reached 701c/kg.

Watkins and Co agent Brad Neven and vendors Maryanne and Kymberlee Russell with a pen of SD & MJ Russell steers. The steers sold to 618c/kg, reaching a top of $1,850 to average $1,690.
Watkins and Co agent Brad Neven and vendors Maryanne and Kymberlee Russell with a pen of SD & MJ Russell steers. The steers sold to 618c/kg, reaching a top of $1,850 to average $1,690.

Steers sold for 701c/kg, reaching a top of $1,322 to average $1,261 per steer.

Mayor Tyson Golder was pleased to see strong prices continue at the Roma Saleyards.

“With record prices set in 2020, 2021 has started with a bang with new records again, which is further proof why Roma Saleyards is number one in Australia,” Cr Golder said.

“I encourage producers within and beyond our region to consider Australia’s largest cattle selling centre, Roma Saleyards.”

Elders Roma agent and vendors Nick Willaton and Ruby Bushell with a pen of Bangor Cattle Co Pty Ltd heifers. The heifers sold to 636c/kg, reaching a top of $1,280 to average $1,076. The steers sold to 700c/kg, reaching a top of $1,228 to average $1,211.
Elders Roma agent and vendors Nick Willaton and Ruby Bushell with a pen of Bangor Cattle Co Pty Ltd heifers. The heifers sold to 636c/kg, reaching a top of $1,280 to average $1,076. The steers sold to 700c/kg, reaching a top of $1,228 to average $1,211.

Roma Store Sale, Tuesday January 19

Steers

A total of 2,017 head of cattle were consigned at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday.

Weaner steers under 220kg topped at 701c/kg and averaged 639c/kg, weaner steers in the 220-280kg range reached 650c/kg and averaged 590c/kg. Steers in the 280-350kg range reached 618c/kg and averaged 541c/kg, and steers in the 350-400kg range reached 460c/kg and averaged 438c/kg. Feeder steers in the 400-550kg range topping at 440c/kg and averaging 400c/kg.

Cows and calves hit $1,920/unit.

Camelock Rural, Torres Park, Augathella sold Santa steers to 701c/kg, reaching a top of $1,322 to average $1,261.

Bangor Cattle Co Pty Ltd, Bangor, Mungallala sold Brangus steers to 700c/kg, reaching a top of $1,228 to average $1,211. The Cross breed heifers sold to 636c/kg, reaching a top of $1,280 to average $1,076.

K G Savidge, Southampton, St George sold Hereford cross steers to 694c/kg,

reaching a top of $1,166 to average $997. The Santa cross heifers sold to 610c/kg, reaching a top of $732 to average $732.

Orallo Enterprises P/L, Forestvale sold Droughtmaster cross steers to 680c/kg, reaching a top of $1,681 to average $1,506. The Droughtmaster cross heifers sold to 672c/kg, reaching a top of $1,405 to average $1,272.

LA & VM Brown, Mount Leigh, Wallumbilla sold Angus steers to 646c/kg, reaching a top of $1,628 to average $1,512. The Angus heifers sold to 552c/kg, reaching a top of $1,402 to average $1,290.

WJ & DT Murray, Kobarda, Jackson sold Angus cross steers to 640c/kg, reaching a top of $1,604 to average $1,604. The Angus cross heifers sold to 576c/kg, reaching a top of $1,456 to average $1,456.

Rovanna Grazing Co, Inniscraig, Roma sold Droughtmaster cross steers to 632c/kg, reaching a top of $1,502 to average $1,502.

Gwenbrook Farms, Gwenbrook, Roma sold Charolais steers to 626c/kg, reaching a top of $1,916 to average $1,747. The Charolais cross heifers sold to 564c/kg, reaching a top of $1,516 to average $1,405.

GW & GI Emery, Wyena, Wallumbilla sold Angus cross steers to 618c/kg, reaching a top of $2,445 to average $1,551. The Angus cross heifers sold to 592c/kg, reaching a top of $1,369 to average $1,274.

SD & MJ Russell, Wodonga, Mungallala sold Charolais cross steers to 618c/kg, reaching a top of $1,850 to average $1,690. The Charolais cross heifers sold to 548c/kg, reaching a top of $1,270 to average $1,265.

Barbara Plains Grazing, Barbara Plains, Wyandra sold Simbrah steers to 610c/kg, reaching a top of $1,930 to average $1,729.

D Allen, Allbro Downs, Injune sold Charolais cross steers to 602c/kg, reaching a top of $1,341 to average $1,341.

BM Packer Pty Ltd, Merino Downs, Roma sold Charolais steers to 590c/kg, reaching a top of $2,081 to average $1,942.

Ultralix Pty Ltd, Hatcham Downs, Taroom sold Santa cross steers to 576c/kg, reaching a top of $1,552 to average $1,298. The Santa cross heifers sold to 520c/kg, reaching a top of $1,327 to average $1,012.

G Wilson, Killoran, Injune sold Charolais cross steers to 468c/kg, reaching a top of $1,694 to average $1,502. The Charolais cross heifers sold to 498c/kg, reaching a top of $1,752 to average $1,460.

DC Diamond Past Co, Bellevue, Roma sold Brahman cross steers to 416c/kg, reaching a top of $1,520 to average $1,472.

Brad Neven Pty Ltd, Kimber Park, Roma sold Santa cross steers to 385c/kg, reaching a top of $2,311 to average $2,210.

Lynne Denton, Lorne Downs sold Simmental steers to 374c/kg, reaching a top of $2,072 to average $2,072. The Brahman cross cows sold to 313c/kg, reaching a top of $1,847 to average $1,643.

Heifers

Heifers under 220kg topped at 672c/kg and averaged 529c/kg, while heifers in the 220-280kg range topped at 598c/kg and averaged 487c/kg. Heifers in the 280-350kg range topped at 498c/kg, averaging 443c/kg. Heifers in the 350-450kg range topped at 498c/kg, averaging 393c/kg.

PD & EC Henry, Moorak, Morven sold Angus cross heifers to 660c/kg, reaching a top of $1,335 to average $1,219.

Bendemere Pastoral Co, Bendemere, Yuleba sold Charbray cross heifers to 564c/kg, reaching a top of $1,203 to average $1,096.

PJ & ME Brennan, For Far, Mitchell sold Charolais cross heifers to 542c/kg, reaching a top of $1,500 to average $1,500.

Lenroy Pastoral Co, Lenroy, Mt Bindango sold Hereford cross heifers to 530c/kg, reaching a top of $1,456 to average $1,410.

Sheppard Pastoral Co, Amby Downs, Amby sold Charolais cross heifers to 528c/kg, reaching a top of $1,554 to average $1,385.

T & H Grazing, Bungaroo, Yuleba sold Hereford cross heifers to 470c/kg, reaching a top of $1,433 to average $1,433.

Cows

Cows in the 300-400kg range reached 218c/kg and averaged 168c/kg, while cows in the 400kg-500kg range reached 276c/kg and averaged 232c/kg. Cows over 500kg topped at 318c/kg, averaging 286c/kg.

Alawoona Enterprises, Alawoona, Wyandra sold Belmont red cows to 316c/kg, reaching a top of $1,654 to average $1,654.

Russell Ian Mocker, Surprise, St George sold Santa cross cows to 313c/kg, reaching a top of $1,813 to average $1,786.


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