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Roma Store 12 Jan 2016: Cows and calves to $1710

Martin Bunyard, 12/01/2016
Kylie, Evie, Darcy, and Sam Douglas, Douglas Cattle Co, Verniew, Mitchell, sold Santa-cross heifers to 348c/kg for 341kg to return $1187/head at Tuesday’s Roma Store Sale.

Kylie, Evie, Darcy, and Sam Douglas, Douglas Cattle Co, Verniew, Mitchell, sold Santa-cross heifers to 348c/kg for 341kg to return $1187/head at Tuesday’s Roma Store Sale.

 

A total of 2040 head of cattle were consigned at Roma’s Store Sale.

Weaners under 220kg topped at 406c/kg and averaged 385c/kg, while weaner steers in the 220-280kg range reached 398c/kg and averaged 370c/kg. Steers in the 280-350kg range reached 371c/kg and averaged 345c/kg, and steers in the 350-400kg range reached 337c/kg and averaged 322c/kg. Feeder steers in the 400-550kg range topping at 338c/kg and averaging 314c/kg.

Bracco Cattle Company, Amaroo, Roma, sold Hereford steers to 406c/kg for 206kg to return $836/head. The Angus-cross heifers sold to 342c for 191kg to return $653.

R & B Lawton, Merinovale, Jackson, sold crossbred steers to 406c for 184kg to return $750.

Allen Family Investments, Barcoola, Injune, sold Brangus steers to 400c for 205kg to return $820.

D & N Richards, Daymar, Roma, sold Santa-cross steers to 399c for 192kg to return $767.

Seawright Investments, Reben Downs, Injune, sold Charolais-cross steers to 398c for 240kg to return $955.

Gwenbrook Farms Pastoral Co, Gwenbrook, Roma, sold Santa-cross steers to 390c for 205kg to return $799. The Charolais-cross heifers sold to 340c for 250kg to return $853.

I & H Brindley, Glenapp, Mitchell, sold Santa-cross steers to 370c for 217kg to return $806.

E & C Rolfe, Nindinna, Roma, sold Charolais-cross steers to 360c for 331kg to return $1193.

T & C Vincent, Hidden Springs, Injune, sold crossbred steers to 338c for 437kg to return $1480.

Heifers in the 350-450kg range reached 310c/kg and averaged 289c/kg. Heifers in the 280-350kg range topped at 348c/kg and averaged 322c/kg. Heifers in the 220-280kg range topped at 340c/kg and averaged 318c/kg, while heifers under 220kg topped at 344c/kg and averaged 329c/kg.

Douglas Cattle Co, Verniew, Mitchell, sold Santa-cross heifers to 348c for 341kg to return $1187.

M & O Parkinson, Banyula, Condamine, sold Droughtmaster-cross heifers sold to 340c for 193kg to return $657.

G & K Ladbrook, Bulah, Yuleba, sold Brangus-cross heifers to 332c for 230kg to return $766.

J, R, M, & F Bidgood, Katoomba, Injune, sold Charolais-cross heifers to 328c for 257kg to return $845.

Farmleigh Pastoral Company, Farmleigh, Mitchell, sold Droughtmaster-cross heifers to 328c for 220kg to return $722.

Cows over 500kg sold to 204c/kg and averaged 197c/kg, while cows 400-500kg topped at reached 250c/kg and averaged 199c/kg. Cows in the 300-400kg sold to 186c/kg and averaged 173c/kg.

Whitton Cattle Co, Myrtleville, Injune, sold Droughtmaster-cross cows with 2 to 3-month-old Charbray calves at foot sold to $1710/unit.

Other cows and calves averaged $1329/unit.

Bulls up to 400kg reached 372c/kg and averaged 305c/kg.

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