A total of 8200 head of cattle were penned at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday.
Weaners under 220kg topped at 188c/kg and averaged 145c/kg, while weaner steers in the 220-280kg range reached 184c/kg and averaged 150c/kg. Steers in the 280-350kg range reached 178c/kg and averaged 152c/kg, and steers in the 350-400kg range reached 178c/kg and averaged 160c/kg. Feeder steers in the 400-550kg range topping at 170c/kg and averaging 163c/kg.
Peel Mungerie, Inverness, Blackall, sold Santa steers to 179c/kg for 266kg to return $476/head with the consignment averaging 179c for 246kg to make $442.
P & M Wade, Ravenscourt, Charleville, sold Charolais-cross steers 179c for 220kg to return $395.
Glentulloch Grazing Co, Glentulloch, Injune, sold EU Santa-cross steers 178c for 350kg to return $624 with the consignment averaging 177c for 311kg to make $550.
Lambert Pastoral Co, Lambert, Charleville, sold Hereford-cross steers to 176c for 340kg to return $599 with the consignment averaging 175c for 285kg to make $498.
N & C Maunder, Warraweena, Wallumbilla, sold Angus-cross steers to 175c for 296kg to return $518.
E & C Rolfe, Nindinna, Roma, sold Charolais-cross steers to 175c for 303kg to return $531 with the consignment averaging 166c for 311kg to make $516. The Charolais-cross heifers sold to 136c for 340kg to return $463 with the consignment averaging 133c for 304kg to make $405.
R Fawckner, Bonnie Downs, Corfield, sold Charolais-cross steers to 175c for 228kg to return $399 with the consignment averaging 175c for 209kg to make $365. A Charolais-cross heifer reached 140c for 260kg to return $364 with the consignment averaging 129c for 229kg to make $295.
Perrett Cattle Co, Tunis, Injune, sold Charolais-cross steers to 169c for 449kg to return $760 with the consignment averaging 165c for 431kg to make $711.
Bruce Smith, Coleraine, Mitchell, sold Santa-cross steers to 169c for 443kg to return $749 with the consignment averaging 169c for 432kg to make $730.
Emma Baker, Bodell Station, Julia Creek, sold Charbray-cross steers to 169c for 383kg to return $648 with the consignment averaging 154c for 338kg to make $520.
Dalco Pastoral, Sugarloaf, Wallumbilla, sold Shorthorn-cross steers to 167c for 525kg to return $878 with the consignment averaging 167c for 457kg to make $764.
J & E & N McEwan, Wyoming, Injune, sold Angus-cross steers to 167c for 493kg to return $825.
T & R Wichlacz, Woodbine, Muckadilla, sold Santa-cross steers to 166c for 472kg to return $784 with the consignment averaging 168c for 348kg to make $585.
W & P Anderson, Juandah Downs, Mungallala, sold Charolais-cross steers to 166c for 317kg to return $528 with the consignment averaging 161c for 268kg to make $462. The Charolais-cross heifers sold to 135c for 277kg to return $374 with the consignment averaging 127c for 300kg to make $380.
S & V Tennyson, The Pines, Miles, sold Angus steers to 165c for 305kg to return $503 with the consignment averaging 150c for 229kg to make $344. The Angus-cross heifers sold to 130c for 226kg to return $294 with the consignment averaging 124c for 217kg to make $270.
Heifers in the 350-450kg range reached 154/kg and averaged 127c/kg.
Heifers in the 280-350kg range topped at 144c/kg and averaged 113c/kg.
Heifers in the 220-280kg range topped at 148c/kg and averaged 127c/kg, while heifers under 220kg topped at 148c/kg and averaged 132c/kg.
W & M Jones, Norolle, Roma, sold Romagnola heifers to 148c for 466kg to return $691 with the consignment averaging 137c for 363kg to make $498.
R & H Hall, Allawah, Lightning Ridge, sold Santa heifers to 148c for 238kg to return $358 with the consignment averaging 143c for 251kg to make $359.
M & M Bright, Karoola Park, Roma, sold Angus-cross heifers to 144c for 324kg to return $467 with the consignment averaging 142c for 355kg to make $503.
Cows over 500kg hit 127c/kg and averaged 115c/kg, while cows 400-500kg topped at 129c/kg and averaged 100c/kg. Cows in the 300-400kg sold to 106c/kg and averaged 69c/kg.
Cows and calves N/A.
Bulls up to 400kg reached 141c/kg and average 116c/kg.