Over 4000 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 4,090 head of cattle were consigned at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday.
Weaner steers under 220kg topped at 522c/kg and averaged 451c/kg, weaner steers in the 220-280kg range reached 522c/kg and averaged 446c/kg.
Steers in the 280-350kg range reached 448c/kg and averaged 411c/kg, and steers in the 350-400kg range reached 431c/kg and averaged 400c/kg.
Feeder steers in the 400-550kg range topping at 428c/kg and averaging 370c/kg.
Cows and calves hit $2,340/unit.
Noel N Dickson, The Lakes, Aramac sold Braford steers to 522c/kg, reaching a top of $1,379 to average $1,025.
The Braford heifers sold to 470c/kg, reaching a top of $1,029 to average $826. D & R Sargood, North Yarrawonga, Charleville sold Angus steers to 498c/kg, reaching a top of $1,276 to average $1,199.
Bernfels Pastoral Co, Bernfels, Winton sold Brahman cross steers to 476c/kg, reaching a top of $1,673 to average $1,196.
The Brahman cross cows sold to 306c/kg, reaching a top of $1,601 to average $1,493.
Col H Thompson, Homelea, Wallumbilla sold Charolais cross steers to 468c/kg, reaching a top of $1,203 to average $1,203. K & CJ Francis, Bangalla – Injune, Injune sold Droughtmaster steers to 456c/kg, reaching a top of $1,644 to average $1,370.
Clint Leo Castles, Minetta, Charleville sold Shorthorn cross steers to 452c/kg, reaching a top of $1,053 to average $774. R & L Moore Pastoral, Grassmere, Mitchell sold Angus steers to 448c/kg, reaching a top of $1,346 to average $1,233.
Melano Holdings Pty Ltd, Auburnvale Stn, Charleville sold Brahman cross steers to 442c/kg, reaching a top of $1,746 to average $1,132.
Granville Proprietors, Granville, Quilpie sold Droughtmaster cross steers to 438c/kg, reaching a top of $2,055 to average $1,243.
The Droughtmaster cross cows sold to 311c/kg, reaching a top of $1,621 to average $1,436. AR & SM Russell, Glenrowan, Augathella sold Angus cross steers to 434c/kg, reaching a top of $1,606 to average $1,350.
WJ & EA Martyn, Canowindra, Roma sold Shorthorn cross steers to 431c/kg, reaching a top of $1,563 to average $1,563.
RK & DJ Smith, Raymount, Wallumbilla sold Hereford cross steers to 430c/kg, reaching a top of $1,087 to average $970.
SJ Todd Construction, Brigalow Downs, Bollon sold Simmental cross steers to 420c/kg, reaching a top of $1,451 to average $1,437.
Dart Pastoral Co, Thirlstone, Roma sold Charolais cross steers to 415c/kg, reaching a top of $1,561 to average $1,492.
Heifers under 220kg topped at 470c/kg and averaged 419c/kg, while heifers in the 220-280kg range topped at 468c/kg and averaged 407c/kg.
Heifers in the 280-350kg range topped at 442c/kg, averaging 377c/kg. Heifers in the 350-450kg range topped at 430c/kg, averaging 356c/kg.
ACF Trust, Trafford Park, Wallumbilla sold Santa cross heifers to 468c/kg, reaching a top of $1,184 to average $1,139.
B & E Zell, Bullagreen, Talwood sold Santa heifers to 456c/kg, reaching a top of $2,420 to average $1,538.
The Santa cows sold to 304c/kg, reaching a top of $1,903 to average $1,605.
West Farming P/L, Loomeah, Roma sold Angus cross heifers to 442c/kg, reaching a top of $1,576 to average $1,434.
P McInnerney & C Johnson, Berwick, Surat sold Angus cross heifers to 438c/kg, reaching a top of $1,512 to average $1,261. BJ, MM & GP Waldron, Lochiel, Roma sold Simmental cross heifers to 424c/kg, reaching a top of $1,240 to average $1,240.
Lachlan Bryant sold Charolais cross heifers to 422c/kg, reaching a top of $1,210 to average $1,039.
Albury Pastoral Co sold Charolais cross heifers to 422c/kg, reaching a top of $1,152 to average $1,036.
Cows in the 300-400kg range reached 293c/kg and averaged 245c/kg, while cows in the 400kg-500kg range reached 305c/kg and averaged 279c/kg.
Cows over 500kg topped at 318c/kg, averaging 292c/kg.