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

by Beef Central, 11 October 2017

Yarding 2821 Change -760

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.

Mixed sex calves made to 384c/kg. Weaner steers less than 280kg made to 338.2c, to average 334c/kg. Trade steers over 280kg made to 336c to average 296c/kg. Bullocks, 4 to 6 tooth, made to 271.2c to average 256c/kg. Weaner heifers less than 280kg made to 340.2c, to average 282c/kg.

Heavy heifers to slaughter made to 250.2c, to average 239c/kg. 2 score cows made to 190c to average 189c/kg. Heavy cows to slaughter made to 222.2c, to average 195c/kg. Light bulls less than 450kg made 302c, to average 246c/kg. Heavy bulls made to 246c, to average 229c/kg.

Weaner steers under 220kg topped at 392c/kg and averaged 362c/kg, weaner steers in the 220-280kg range reached 382c/kg and averaged 345c/kg. Steers in the 280- 350kg range reached 382c/kg and averaged 301c/kg, and steers in the 350-400kg range reached 314c/kg and averaged 288c/kg. Feeder steers in the 400-550kg range topped at 298c/kg and averaged 282c/kg.

Weekly Roma Store press report:

Body & Co. – ‘Tarrawonga’ – Wallumbilla – sold EU accredited Angus cross steers for 392c/kg at 145kg returning $570/head. The EU accredited Angus cross heifers sold for 288c/kg at 191kg returning $552/head.
GL & CS Wheelhouse – ‘Selvister’ – Blackall sold Shorthorn cross steers for 382c/kg at 287kg returning $1,100/head.

Coolreach Past. Co. – ‘Wensley’ – Julia Creek sold Droughtmaster cross steers for 382c/kg at 238kg returning $911/head. The Droughtmaster cross heifers sold for 290c/kg at 210kg returning $609/head.
GN & JR Blackett – ‘Tamanick’ – Mitchell sold Droughtmaster cross steers for 366c/kg at 270kg returning $988/head.

S.J. Todd Construction – ‘Brigalow Downs’ – Bollon sold Charolais cross steers for 362c/kg at 266kg returning $964/head.
T.C. & M.B. Busiko – ‘Ross Creek’ – Roma sold Braford steers for 360c/kg at 269kg returning $968/head. The Braford heifers sold for 302c/kg at 251kg returning $758/head.

Golden Pastroal Holdings – ‘Strathmore’ – Yuleba sold Santa cross steers for 358c/kg at 306kg returning $1,096/head.
G.M. & J.A. Bodkin P/L – ‘Bendiboi’ – Surat sold Santa cross steers for 314c/kg at 370kg returning $1,163/head.

W & K Brown Trust – ‘Ardentrive’ – Roma – sold EU accredited Angus cross steers for 310c/kg at 379kg returning $1,175/head. The EU accredited Angus cross heifers sold for 312c/kg at 346kg returning $1,081/head.
LJ & MT Ridge – ‘Les-Mar’ – Roma sold Angus steers for 294c/kg at 456kg returning $1,342/head.

C A Warrian – LM Roma – Roma sold Charolais cross steers for 294c/kg at 435kg returning $1,282/head.
MR & HM Beitz – ‘Mossview Lodge’ – Roma sold Charolais cross steers for 290c/kg at 412kg returning $1,197/head.

Jane Graham – ‘Kidston’ – Roma sold Droughtmaster cross steers for 286c/kg at 473kg returning $1,354/head.
Coolreagh Past. Co. – ‘Wensley’ – Julia Creek sold Droughtmaster cross steers for 236c/kg at 383kg returning $905/head.

Heifers under 220kg topped at 324c/kg and averaged 288c/kg, while heifers in the 220-280kg range topped at 310c/kg and averaged 269c/kg. Heifers in the 280-350kg range topped at 315c/kg, averaging 284c/kg. Heifers in the 350-450kg range topped at 294c/kg, averaging 267c/kg.

Derbyshire Downs Pastoral Co. Pty Ltd sold Angus cross heifers for 315c/kg at 300kg returning $945/head. The Brahman cross cows sold for 225c/kg at 493kg returning $1,110/head.
Guthrie Pastroal Group – ‘Baroona’ – Injune sold Santa cross heifers for 310c/kg at 240kg returning $747/head.

Nissi Farming – ‘Bobadilla’ – Roma sold Hereford heifers for 302c/kg at 247kg returning $747/head.
West Farming P/L – ‘Loomeah’ – Roma sold Hereford heifers for 292c/kg at 302kg returning $882/head.

Cows in the 300-400kg range reached 216c/kg and averaged 180c/kg, while cows in the 400-500kg range reached 225c/kg and averaged 203c/kg. Cows over 500kg topped at 229c/kg, averaging 217c/kg.
Cows and calves reached $1,560/unit.

C.N. & S.H. Nason – ‘Banoona’ – Roma – sold EU accredited Composite cows for 225c/kg at 674kg returning $1,518/head.

C.N. & S.H. Nason – ‘Banoona’ – Roma – sold EU accredited Composite cows and calves for $1,560/unit.

Source: NLRS, Roma Saleyards



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