A total of 5300 head of cattle were penned at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday.
Weaners under 220kg topped at 220c/kg and averaged 191c/kg, while weaner steers in the 220-280kg range reached 220c/kg and averaged 196c/kg. Steers in the 280-350kg range reached 225c/kg and averaged 195c/kg, and steers in the 350-400kg range reached 201c/kg and averaged 191c/kg. Feeder steers in the 400-550kg range topping at 200c/kg and averaging 190c/kg.
Sutton Beef, Bundabar, Glen Morgan, sold Santa steers to 225c/kg for 281kg to return $634/head with the consignment averaging 212c for 271kg to make $576.
Palmtree Grazing Co, Palmtree, Taroom, sold Santa-cross steers to 216c for 242kg to return $525 with the consignment averaging 210c for 281kg to make $592. The Santa-cross heifers sold to 180c for 262kg to return $472 with the consignment averaging 179c for 248kg to make $443.
M & C Packer, Trinity, Roma, sold Charolais-cross steers to 208c for 256kg to return $532 with the consignment averaging 205c for 215kg to make $443.
A & S Moody, Hathaway, Barcaldine, sold Charolais-cross steers to 200c for 228kg to return $457.
C & V Bischoff, Woodlawn, Injune, sold Angus-cross steers to 199c for 457kg to return $910 with the consignment averaging 195c for 487kg to make $949.
Clarke & Tait, Powella, Aramac, sold Santa steers to 198c for 380kg to return $753 with the consignment averaging 196c for 350kg to make $686.
J & J Russell, Hopes Creek Paddock, Roma, sold Droughtmaster-cross steers to 197c for 460kg to return $908 with the consignment averaging 193c for 470kg to make $905.
Wondolin Pastoral Co, Wondolin, Wallumbilla, sold Angus-cross steers to 196c for 324kg to return $636 with the consignment averaging 193c for 344kg to make $665.
Murphy Grazing Trust, Mossvale, Yuleba, sold Charolais-cross steers to 193c for 358kg to return $692 with the consignment averaging 182c for 363kg to make $661.
L Griffin, Carrington, Roma, sold Droughtmaster-cross steers to 189c for 512kg to return $969 with the consignment averaging 187c for 503kg to make $938.
Bungaringa Grazing Co, Mitchell, sold Hereford heifers to 176c for 217kg to return $383 with the consignment averaging 173c for 212kg to make $365.
Heifers in the 350-450kg range reached 170c/kg and averaged 157c/kg. Heifers in the 280-350kg range topped at 184c/kg and averaged 156c/kg. Heifers in the 220-280kg range topped at 184c/kg and averaged 160c/kg, while heifers under 220kg topped at 188c/kg and averaged 162c/kg.
S Kidman & Co, Innamincka Station, Leigh Creek, sold Santa-cross heifers to 184c for 283kg to return $521 and Santa-cross heifers to 170c for 356kg to make $607. The consignment averaged 170c for 235kg to return $401.
Moonya Pastoral Co, Moonya, Roma, sold Angus-cross heifers to 174c for 259kg to return $452 with the consignment averaging 166c for 265kg to make $438.
Christensen Rural, Pinnacle, Roma, sold Santa-cross heifers to 172c for 321kg to return $553 with the consignment averaging 171c for 305kg to make $521.
R & C Ferris, Rockton, Surat, sold Charolais-cross heifers to 172c for 289kg to return $497.
K & M Versace, Waverley Downs, Roma, sold Charolais-cross heifers to 165c for 328kg to return $541 with the consignment averaging 159c for 310kg to make $491.
Cows over 500kg N/A, while cows 400-500kg topped at 161c/kg and averaged 123c/kg. Cows in the 300-400kg sold to 161c/kg and averaged 104c/kg.
Cows and calves N/A.
Bulls up to 400kg reached 198c/kg and average 143c/kg.
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