Over 5400 cattle sold at Roma Saleyards
CATTLE farmers gathered at the Roma Saleyards on Tuesday, October 13 to turn over the livestock they have put countless hours into raising.
A total of 5,402 head of cattle were consigned at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday.
Weaner steers under 220kg topped at 572c/kg and averaged 531c/kg, weaner steers in the 220-280kg range reached 530c/kg and averaged 481c/kg.
Steers in the 280-350kg range reached 486c/kg and averaged 424c/kg, and steers in the 350 400kg range reached 442c/kg and averaged 400c/kg.
Feeder steers in the 400-550kg range topping at 410c/kg and averaging 373c/kg.
Cows and calves hit $1,940/unit.
Bangor Cattle Co Pty Ltd, Bangor, Mungallala sold Charolais cross steers to
572c/kg, reaching a top of $1,215 to average $905.
The Brahman heifers sold to 560c/kg, reaching a top of $1,409 to average $983.
CJ Russell, Ingledoon, Augathella sold Santa steers to 568c/kg, reaching a top of $1,566 to average $1,369.
LL & SD Bode, Percol Plains, McKinlay sold Angus cross steers to 568c/kg, reaching a top of $1,408 to average $1,000.
Layershire Pty Ltd, Koorandai, Roma sold Charolais cross steers to 550c/kg, reaching a top of $1,374 to average $1,168.
The Angus cross heifers sold to 498c/kg, reaching a top of $1,289 to average $1,047.
DK & DEM Williams, Woodlands, Wyandra sold Droughtmaster steers to 536c/kg, reaching a top of $1,250 to average $1,096.
NR Harland & G Humphreys, Barradine, Roma sold Charolais steers to 498c/kg, reaching a top of $1,394 to average $1,394.
The Charolais heifers sold to 440c/kg, reaching a top of $1,220 to average $1,220.
Seawright Investments, Comet Downs, Injune sold Santa cross steers to 496c/kg, reaching a top of $1,754 to average $1,438.
William Emery, Annandale, Wallumbilla sold Santa steers to 486c/kg, reaching a top of $1,400 to average $1,400.
Euthulla Holding Pty Ltd, Euthulla, Roma sold Droughtmaster cross steers to 486c/kg, reaching a top of $1,209 to average $1,209.
Allan Tite, Meadowbank, Roma sold Shorthorn steers to 448c/kg, reaching a top of $1,755 to average $1,638.
Billeroy Farms Pty Ltd, Sandalwood Downs, St George sold Angus cross steers to 440c/kg, reaching a top of $1,625 to average $1,577.
Nerrigundah Livestock Co, Tobermory, Quilpie sold Santa steers to 430c/kg, reaching a top of $3,021 to average $1,694.
The Santa cross cows sold to 320c/kg, reaching a top of $2,157 to average $1,758.
GB & MS Freshwater, Overflow, Mitchell sold Santa cross steers to 410c/kg, reaching a top of $1,799 to average $1,720.
Spreadborough Past Co, Finsbury Park, Roma sold Droughtmaster steers to 406c/kg, reaching a top of $2,133 to average $1,691.
BT & EA Murray, Yarrum, Roma sold Santa cross steers to 406c/kg, reaching a top of $1,759 to average $1,759.
Bindango Pty Ltd, Bindango, Roma sold Charolais cross steers to 392c/kg, reaching a top of $1,860 to average $1,860.
G & T Sherwin, Kilcowera, Thargomindah sold Hereford cross steers to 378c/kg, reaching a top of $2,174 to average $2,072.
AR Roberts, Tantatton, Wallumbilla sold Blonde D aquitaine cross steers to 378c/kg, reaching a top of $1,889 to average $1,802.
Cameron Joliffe, Nardee, Amby sold Hereford steers to 351c/kg, reaching a top of $2,183 to average $2,183.
Heifers under 220kg topped at 560c/kg and averaged 458c/kg, while heifers in the 220-280kg range topped at 496c/kg and averaged 425c/kg. Heifers in the 280-350kg range topped at 472c/kg, averaging 354c/kg.
Heifers in the 350-450kg range topped at 384c/kg, averaging 334c/kg.
RW & MJ Rowbotham, Bomar, Roma sold Angus cross heifers to 447c/kg, reaching a top of $1,325 to average $1,325.
Lorraine Pastoral Co P/L, Lorraine Station, Cloncurry sold Droughtmaster cross heifers to 342c/kg, reaching a top of $1,305 to average $1,181.
Cows in the 300-400kg range reached 352c/kg and averaged 266c/kg, while cows in the 400kg-500kg range reached 336c/kg and averaged 294c/kg.
Cows over 500kg topped at 323c/kg, averaging 308c/kg.
Derbyshire Downs Pastoral Co Pty Ltd, Derbyshire Downs, Augathella sold Angus cross cows to 323c/kg, reaching a top of $2,072 to average $2,072.