Over 3600 cattle sold at Roma Saleyards
CATTLE farmers gathered at the Roma Saleyards on Tuesday, October 6 to turn over the livestock they have put countless hours into raising.
A total of 3,636 head of cattle were consigned at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday.
Weaner steers under 220kg topped at 556c/kg and averaged 507c/kg, weaner steers in the 220-280kg range reached 530c/kg and averaged 472c/kg.
Steers in the 280-350kg range reached 492c/kg and averaged 436c/kg, and steers in the 350-400kg range reached 448c/kg and averaged 413c/kg.
Feeder steers in the 400-550kg range topping at 430c/kg and averaging 386c/kg. Cows and calves hit $2,300/unit.
Bangor Cattle Co Pty Ltd, Bangor, Mungallala sold Charolais steers to 556c/kg, reaching a top of $1,034 to average $838.
The Charolais cross steers sold to 492c/kg, reaching a top of $916 to average $714.
The Angus cows sold to 322c/kg, reaching a top of $1,246 to average $911.
Tilquin Grazing, Tilquin, Bollon sold Santa cross steers to 540c/kg, reaching a top of $1,755 to average $1,233.
Justin & Ron Tarry, Morinda, Wyandra sold Charolais cross steers to 530c/kg, reaching a top of $1,350 to average $1,054.
Brett & Sandy Southern, Gladfield, Mitchell sold Angus steers to 524c/kg, reaching a top of $1,035 to average $1,000.
BD, LP, JK, BD Hornick, Junedale, Injune sold Charolais steers to 520c/kg, reaching a top of $1,272 to average $1,187.
JL, RM, MD & FE Bidgood, Katoomba, Injune sold Charolais cross steers to 516c/kg, reaching a top of $1,385 to average $1,262.
JT & LK Postle, Doboy, Injune sold Charolais cross steers to 516c/kg, reaching a top of $1,084 to average $1,084.
Bryant Family Grazing, Bundalloch, Bollon sold Charolais cross steers to 502c/kg, reaching a top of $1,335 to average $1,298.
JS & EM Campbell, Claravale, Mitchell sold Belmont red cross steers to 502c/kg, reaching a top of $1,253 to average $1,156.
The Belmont red cross heifers sold to 448c/kg, reaching a top of $1,091 to average $918.
AJ & MH Seaby, Emoh Ruo, Roma sold Simmental cross steers to 502c/kg, reaching a top of $1,180 to average $1,180.
The Simmental cross heifers sold to 422c/kg, reaching a top of $983 to average $983.
Boyd KJ & SL, Kia Ora, Injune sold Brahman cross steers to 498c/kg, reaching a top of $1,259 to average $1,197.
RT Purtell Pty Ltd, Mugan sold Santa steers to 486c/kg, reaching a top of $2,835 to average $1,562.
The Santa mickey bulls sold to 438c/kg, reaching a top of $1,458 to average $1,396.
DA & KL York, Bainbilla, Surat sold Santa cross steers to 476c/kg, reaching a top of $1,269 to average $1,209.
D & T Birch, Rosemount, Augathella sold Brangus cross steers to 472c/kg, reaching a top of $1,457 to average $1,342.
Argylla Mountains Pastoral, Glencoe, Mount Isa sold Brangus steers to 460c/kg, reaching a top of $1,617 to average $1,066.
The Brangus heifers sold to 420c/kg, reaching a top of $882 to average $774.
The Brangus cows sold to 297c/kg, reaching a top of $1,223 to average $904.
The Brangus mickey bulls sold to 420c/kg, reaching a top of $1,328 to average $966. Wellwater Pastoral Co, Wellwater, Tambo sold Santa steers to 458c/kg, reaching a top of $2,388 to average $1,872.
S & R White Family Trust, Mt Saltbush, Roma sold Angus cross steers to 456c/kg, reaching a top of $1,715 to average $1,586.
Bronte Cattle Co, Bronte, Charleville sold Santa steers to 456c/kg, reaching a top of $1,315 to average $1,315.
IR Andrews, Roma sold Santa cross steers to 414c/kg, reaching a top of $1,682 to average $1,682.
Macarra Past Co, Macarra, Wallumbilla sold Angus cross steers to 410c/kg, reaching a top of $1,890 to average $1,783.
Bill & Mavis Graham, Gladfield, Roma sold Angus cross steers to 408c/kg, reaching a top of $1,925 to average $1,925.
Mark D Tully, Ray Station, Quilpie sold Santa steers to 408c/kg, reaching a top of $1,772 to average $1,412.
Heifers under 220kg topped at 492c/kg and averaged 443c/kg, while heifers in the 220-280kg range topped at 476c/kg and averaged 400c/kg.
Heifers in the 280-350kg range topped at 428c/kg, averaging 356c/kg. Heifers in the 350-450kg range topped at 398c/kg, averaging 331c/kg.
Glen Arden Cattle Co, Glen Arden, Roma sold Droughtmaster heifers to 350c/kg, reaching a top of $1,323 to average $1,112.
IJ & SM McRoberts, Wongamere, Morven sold Simmental cross heifers to 340c/kg, reaching a top of $1,154 to average $1,153.
Cows in the 300-400kg range reached 322c/kg and averaged 255c/kg, while cows in the 400kg-500kg range reached 344c/kg and averaged 298c/kg.
Cows over 500kg topped at 326c/kg, averaging 310c/kg.
China State Farms Australia Pty Ltd, Noella Station, Charleville sold Santa cross cows to 332c/kg, reaching a top of $1,737 to average $1,622.
TW & AJ Bowen, Lolworth, Mitchell sold Droughtmaster cross cows to 331c/kg, reaching a top of $1,681 to average $1,613.
H Sommerfield & Son, Canegrass, Charleville sold Brahman cross cows to 324c/kg, reaching a top of $1,742 to average $1,265.
LJ & LA Cormack, Chrystalbrook, Wallumbilla sold Charolais cows to 323c/kg, reaching a top of $2,456 to average $2,122.
The Charolais bulls sold to 334c/kg, reaching a top of $3,575 to average $3,273.
John & Lynn Hudson, Dundee, Morven sold Euro cross cows to 322c/kg, reaching a top of $1,928 to average $1,809.
John Patrick McNamara, Spring Hill, Charleville sold Charolais cross cows to 318c/kg, reaching a top of $1,633 to average $1,302.
RJ & EJ Moore, Lynton Hills, Charleville sold Brahman bulls to 315c/kg, reaching a top of $1,864 to average $1,532.