A total of 7400 head of cattle were penned at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday.
Weaners under 220kg topped at 212c/kg and averaged 166c/kg, while weaner steers in the 220-280kg range reached 196c/kg and averaged 161c/kg. Steers in the 280-350kg range reached 181c/kg and averaged 157c/kg, and steers in the 350-400kg range reached 181c/kg and averaged 159c/kg. Feeder steers in the 400-550kg range topping at 173c/kg and averaging 163c/kg.
J & J Chandler, Kyneton, Barcaldine, sold Santa steers to 212c/kg for 161kg to return $341/head. The consignment averaged 200c for 205kg to make $410.
Peel Northampton Downs, Northampton Downs, Blackall, sold Santa steers to 196c for 232kg to return $455. The consignment averaged 194c for 209kg to make $405.
Fenton Grazing Trust, Fenton, Mungindi, sold EU Angus-cross steers to 190c for 263kg to return $501. The consignment averaged 172c for 314kg to make $522.
A & Y Emery, Mt Beverly, Wallumbilla, sold Angus steers to 181c for 228kg to make $413.
G, L, & E Ward, Okoro, Injune, sold Charbray steers to 173c for 425kg to return $736. They also sold Charbray steers to 176c for 310kg to return $546.
Cargara Cattle Co, Cargara, Augathella, sold Braford steers to 172c for 374kg to make $644. The Braford heifers reached 154c for 273kg to make $421.
Simmac Pastoral Co, Mt Maria, Morven, sold Angus-cross steers to 171c for 190kg to return $325. The consignment averaged 161c for 172kg to make $278.
Greg Smith, Iona, Wallumbilla, sold Charolais-cross steers to 170c for 452kg to return $770.
C & J York, Glengyle, Dulacca, sold Simmental-cross steers to 170c for 426kg to return $726. The consignment averaged 168c for 396kg to make $664. The Simmental-cross heifers sold to 154c for 415kg to return $639. The consignment average 149c for 367kg to make $546.
Anne Loughnan, Bowan, Amby, sold Charolais steers to 167c for 515kg to return $861.
Crocker Farming Co, Muckadilla, sold Santa-cross steers to 167c for 367kg to return $614. The consignment averaged 162c for 382kg to make $620.
I & E Graham, Kidston, Roma, sold Droughtmaster steers to 164c for 482kg to return $792.
B & J Eggerling, Wyn Downs, Longreach, sold Santa-cross steers to 161c for 451kg to return $728. The consignment averaged 158c for 276kg to make $435. The Santa heifers sold to 155c for 219kg to return $340. The consignment averaged 145c for 265kg to make $383.
Heifers in the 350-450kg range reached 154/kg and averaged 126c/kg.
Heifers in the 280-350kg range topped at 148c/kg and averaged 118c/kg.
Heifers in the 220-280kg range topped at 156c/kg and averaged 134c/kg, while heifers under 220kg topped at 185c/kg and averaged 141c/kg.
S & V Tennyson, The Pines, Miles, sold Brahman heifers to 154c for 248kg to return $382. The consignment averaged 153c for 221kg to make $337.
J & B Amor, Carinya, Dulacca, sold Braford heifers to 144c for 331kg to make $477.
K & J Jamieson, Grafton Terrace, Roma, sold Santa heifers to 142c for 323kg to return $459. The consignment averaged 136c for 319kg to make $435.
Cows over 500kg hit 129c/kg and averaged 115c/kg, while cows 400-500kg topped at 128c/kg and averaged 95c/kg. Cows in the 300-400kg sold to 119c/kg and averaged 82c/kg.
Cows and calves N/A.
Bulls up to 400kg reached 153c/kg and average 122c/kg.
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