Markets

Roma Store 21 May 2013: Steers to 188c

Beef Central, 22/05/2013

Weekly Roma Store Sale press report:

A total of 8500 head of cattle were penned at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday.

Weaners under 220kg topped at 188c/kg and averaged 153c/kg, while weaner steers in the 220-280kg range reached 176c/kg and averaged 153c/kg. Steers in the 280-350kg range reached 178c/kg and averaged 150c/kg, and steers in the 350-400kg range reached 165c/kg and averaged 145c/kg. Feeder steers in the 400-550kg range topping at 157c/kg and averaging 143c/kg.

Glenorie Grazing Co, Morven, sold Santa-cross steers to 188c/kg for 189c to return $356/head.

John Hudson, Maranoa Downs, Mitchell, sold Angus-cross steers to 188c for 183kg to make $345.

Maller Pastoral Co, Seven Trees, Wallumbilla, sold EU Santa-cross steers to 178c for 310kg to return $553.

The Cowper family, Merino Downs, Aramac, sold Santa-cross steers to 176c for 221kg to return $389.

Mt Rourke Pastoral Co, Boolbie, Winton, sold Droughtmaster steers to 174c for 200kg to make $348.

Woonoona Pastoral Co, Roma, sold Angus steers to 173c for 278kg to return $483.

The Smith family, Openbah, Dirranbandi, sold Simmental-cross steers to 171c for 322kg to make $552.

Peel Northampton Downs, Blackall, sold Charolais-cross steers to 171c for 232kg to return $398. They also sold Santa-cross heifers to 152c for 318kg to make $484.

The Martyn family, Canowinora, Roma, sold Charolais-cross steers to 170c for 343kg to return $584. They also sold Charolais-cross heifers to 158c for 287kg to make $454.

Lighthouse Pastoral Co, Wallumbilla, sold Hereford steers to 170c for 342kg to return $583. They also sold Hereford-cross heifers to 158c for 393kg to make $622.

The White family, Roma, sold Charolais-cross steers to 170c for 312kg to return $531. They also sold Charolais-cross heifers to 153c for 287kg to make $439.

The Halliday family, The Chequers, Dulacca, sold Droughtmaster steers to 168c for 243kg to return $409.

Bungoona Pastoral Co, Longreach, sold Charolais-cross steers to 165c for 377kg to make $623. They also sold Charolais-cross heifers to 143c for 349kg to return $500.

Jimmy Ford, Roma, sold Charolais-cross steers to 165c for 317kg to make $523. He also sold Charolais-cross heifers to 158c for 278kg to return $439.

The Vetter family, Cooladdi Park, Cooladdi, sold Droughtmaster-cross steers to 157c for 320kg to make $503.

Livistona Grazing, Palm Vista, Taroom, sold Droughtmaster-cross steers to 151c for 452kg to return $683.

Heifers in the 350-450kg range reached 158c/kg and averaged 128c/kg.

Heifers in the 280-350kg range topped at 162c/kg and averaged 126c/kg.

Heifers in the 220-280kg range topped at 161c/kg and averaged 128c/kg, while heifers under 220kg topped at 164c/kg and averaged 134c/kg.

S Kidman & Co, Durham Downs, Eromanga, sold Santa heifers for 164c for 161kg to return $264.

Smit Farming, Boondarra, Roma, sold Charolais-cross heifers to 162c for 303kg to make $492.

The Scott family, Mayfield South, Roma, sold Charolais-cross heifers to 156c for 284kg to return $444.

Meatant Cattle, Newcome, Augathella, sold Droughtmaster-cross heifers to 154c for 324kg to return $500.

Ridgelands Grazings, Injune, sold Charolais heifers to 147c for 390kg to make $574.

The Graham family, Roma, sold Droughtmaster-cross heifers to 141c for 312kg to make $441.

Cows over 500kg hit 117c/kg and averaged 100c/kg, while cows 400-500kg topped at 112c/kg and averaged 84c/kg. Cows in the 300-400kg sold to 83c/kg and averaged 69c/kg.

Tumbar Grazing Co, Tumbar, Jericho, sold PTIC cows to $580/head and averaged $535/head.

Walker & Co, Tulmur, Winton, sold PTIC Santa cows to $700/head and averaged $495/head.

Cows and calves sold to $780/unit and averaged $548/unit.

Bulls up to 400kg reached 125c/kg and average 88c/kg.

Full NLRS reports in Beef Central's markets section

HAVE YOUR SAY

Your email address will not be published.

Your comment will not appear until it has been moderated.
Contributions that contravene our Comments Policy will not be published.

Comments

Get Beef Central's news headlines emailed to you -
FREE!