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Prices increased, with all buyers were in attendance and operating in wet conditions.
Yearling steers made to 424.2c to average 359c/kg. Trade steers made to 372.2c, to average 310c/kg. Yearling heifers topped at 350c to average 295c/kg.
Grown steers topped at 300c, to average 272c/kg. Heavy bulls over 450kg topped at 292 to average 275c/kg. Medium weight cows made to 240c to average 213c, while heavy weight cows made to 245c, averaging 227c/kg. Cows with calves at foot topped at $1,420/unit.
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Weaner steers under 220kg topped at 430c/kg and averaged 392c/kg, weaner steers in the 220-280kg range reached 398c/kg and averaged 356c/kg. Steers in the 280-350kg range reached 376c/kg and averaged 332c/kg, and steers in the 350-400kg range reached 330c/kg and averaged 306c/kg. Feeder steers in the 400-550kg range topping at 322c/kg and averaged 301c/kg.
Cows and calves hit $1,420/unit.
GP Cattle Co – ‘Portland Downs’ – Ilfracombe, sold Charolais cross steers for 430c/kg at 161kg returning $695/head. The Angus cross heifers sold for 368c/kg at 197kg returning $727/head.
P & D.A Pidgeon – ‘Glenroy’ – Stonehenge, sold Santa cross steers for 398c/kg at 246kg returning $980/head. The Santa cross heifers sold for 360c/kg at 174kg returning $629/head.
J & B. Russell – ‘Willara’ – Augathella, sold Charolais cross steers for 378c/kg at 243kg returning $921/head. The Charolais cross heifers sold for 344c/kg at 204kg returning $704/head.
A.A.F & J.E. Mullens – ‘Rutherglen’ – St. George, sold Brahman cross steers for 377c/kg at 220kg returning $829/head.
Tigrigie Cattle Co – ‘Moorabinda’ – Taroom, sold EU accredited Angus cross steers for 376c/kg at 283kg returning $1,064/head.
Meryl Kaye Brumpton – ‘St. Kilda’ – Roma, sold Santa cross steers for 376c/kg at 261kg returning $983/head.
Camelock Rural – ‘Torres Park’ – Augathella, sold EU accredited Santa steers for 372c/kg at 262kg returning $977/head.
Anrod Pastroal Co – ‘Anrod’ – Winton, sold Droughtmaster steers for 372c/kg at 227kg returning $847/head. The Droughtmaster cows sold for 241c/kg at 700kg returning $1,691/head.
RA & CA Bain – ‘Mt. Eden’ – Roma, sold Angus steers for 350c/kg at 268kg returning $938/head.
Elliot Investments – ‘Mt Campbell’ – Winton, sold Brahman steers for 330c/kg at 173kg returning $572/head. The Brahman heifers sold for 326c/kg at 183kg returning $599/head.
Doce Pty Ltd – ‘Bottle Tree’ – Arcaida Valley, sold Droughtmaster cross steers for 324c/kg at 360kg returning $1,167/head.
Bethungra – ‘Bethungra Park’ – Condamine, sold Angus cross steers for 322c/kg at 463kg returning $1,492/head.
L.T. & M.L. Price – ‘Mt. Hope’ – Wallumbilla, sold Droughtmaster steers for 304c/kg at 479kg returning $1,457/head.
JS Grazing – ‘Double J’ – Injune, sold EU accredited Angus cross steers for 302c/kg at 508kg returning $1,536/head. The Angus heifers sold for 322c/kg at 455kg returning $1,466/head.
P.B. & R.M. O’Brien – ‘Ivanhoe’ – Roma, sold Droughtmaster cross steers for 291c/kg at 557kg returning $1,623/head.
R & JC Penrose – ‘Tyres Flat’ – Wallumbilla, sold Charolais cross steers for 287c/kg at 522kg returning $1,499/head.
Heifers under 220kg topped at 368c/kg and averaged 333c/kg, while heifers in the 220-280kg range topped at 356c/kg and averaged 315c/kg. Heifers in the 280-350kg range topped at 330c/kg, averaging 281c/kg. Heifers in the 350-450kg range topped at 300c/kg, averaging 273c/kg.
K.F. & K.M Rule – ‘Woodside’ – Charleville, sold Charolais cross heifers for 356c/kg at 228kg returning $811/head.
Douglas Cattle Co – ‘Verniew’ – Mitchell, sold Santa cross heifers for 344c/kg at 263kg returning $905/head.
S Kidman & Co – ‘Morney Plains’ – Windorah, sold Santa heifers for 292c/kg at 380kg returning $1,110/head.
Cows in the 300-400kg range reached 247c/kg and averaged 198c/kg, while cows in the 400kg-500kg range reached 269c/kg and averaged 221c/kg. Cows over 500kg topped at 245c/kg, averaging 235c/kg.
B.C. & A.K. Adams – ‘Alice’ – Taroom, sold Santa cross cows for 245c/kg at 594kg returning $1,458/head.
Bulls under 400kg topped at 424c/kg and averaged 315c/kg, while bulls in the 400-600kg range topped at 292c/kg and averaged 249c/kg. Bulls over 600kg topped at 282c/kg, averaging 257c/kg.
Source: NLRS, Roma Saleyards