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Roma store 12 Dec 2017: Year ends on firm to dearer note

Beef Central, 13 December 2017

With no sales for a month, demand from restockers was strong throughout, but more so on lighter weights. Feedlotters and processors also competed strongly.

Roma store 5 Dec 2017: Young cattle meet strong demand

Beef Central, 06 December 2017

A good panel of buyers was present and all were operating with one large consignment of vendor bred lines receiving very strong support.

Roma store 28 Nov 2017: Light restocker steers to 418c

Beef Central, 29 November 2017

Competition was again very strong with light restocker yearling steers selling to a top of 418c, to average 383c, while medium weight feeder steers topped at 338c, to average 325c/kg.

Roma store sale 21 Nov: Market holds strong for smaller yarding

James Nason, 22 November 2017

Yarding 3717 Change -2069 1900 steers and 1500 heifers were penned along with 600 cows and a small number of bulls. Quality was varied, being either exceptional or plain. All usual buyers were operating or represented and the market held very strong, even for the lesser quality. Yearling steers made to a top of 412.2c for

Roma store 14 Nov 2017: Yearling steers to 424c

James Nason, 15 November 2017

Buyers were optimistic with the impending general rain predicted. Restockers were offered a mixed yarding and paid well for quality. Feeders were sourcing heavier cattle, as grain prices soar.

Roma store 7 Nov 2017: Prices lift with wet conditions

Beef Central, 08 November 2017

Prices increased, with all buyers were in attendance and operating in wet conditions.

Roma store 31 Oct 2017: Restockers boost prices up to 10-15c dearer

Beef Central, 01 November 2017

All buyers were present and operating in a robust market with a lift of 10c to 15c in places relative to quality. Widespread rain has improved cattle condition and boosted restocker confidence.

Roma store 17 Oct 2017: Weaner steers top 410c

Beef Central, 18 October 2017

Weaner steers under 220kg topped at 410c/kg and averaged 236c/kg, weaner steers in the 220-280kg range reached 386c/kg and averaged 108c/kg. Steers in the 280- 350kg range reached 360c/kg and averaged 200c/kg, and steers in the 350-400kg range reached 336c/kg and averaged 150c/kg. Feeder steers in the 400-550kg range topping at 301c/kg and averaged 165c/kg.

Roma store 3 Oct 2017: Heifers lift 10-15c

Beef Central, 04 October 2017

Young heifers sold well up 10c to 15c on last week and formed the majority of the yarding where all buyers were in attendance and operating.

Roma store 26 Sep 2017: Quality weaners top at 373.2c

Beef Central, 27 September 2017

All buyers were present, with the right article and superior cattle continuing to reach solid prices however averages were affected by lesser quality lines.