Yarding 2494 Change -418
Cattle were mostly drawn from the local supply area and steers and heifers were yarded in similar numbers.
A large buying panel was present and operating with all regular processors competing.
Overall the market mostly improved across the smaller yarding with light weight yearling steers up by 27c to 86c/kg. Medium weight steers under 400kg improved by 31c to 36c//kg.
Light weight heifers under 280kg eased by 11c to 34c/kg. However medium weight yearling heifers under 400kg to feed improved by 30c/kg. Heavy weight prime cows improved by 5c to 6c/kg.
Light weight yearling steers under 280kg to feed made to 900.2c to average 800c/kg. Medium weight yearling steers under 330kg to restockers sold to 770.2c to average 703c/kg. Yearling steers under 400kg to restockers made to 726.2c to average 637c/kg. Heavy weight yearling steers to feed reached a top of 598.2c to average 561c/kg.
Light weight yearling heifers under 280kg to restockers made to 720.2c to average 669c/kg. Medium weight yearling heifers under 330kg to restockers sold to 672.2c to average 661c/kg. Yearling heifers under 400kg to feed reached a top of 618.2c to average 593c/kg.
The best of the grown steers made to 548.2c to average 526c/kg.
The best of the grown heifers made to 480.2c to average 416c/kg.
PTIC red tag cows sold to 396.2c/kg. Medium weight prime cows made to 392.2c to average 377c/kg. Heavy weight 4 score cows reached a top of 392.2c to average 383c/kg.
Heavy weight bulls reached a top of 341.2c to average 330c/kg.
Cows and calves made to a top of $3,260/unit.
Market Reporter: Sherrill Stivano
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Weaner steers under 220kg topped at 900c/kg and averaged 851c/kg, weaner steers in the 220-280kg range reached 876c/kg and averaged 707c/kg. Steers in the 280-350kg range reached 770c/kg and averaged 695c/kg, and steers in the 350-400kg range reached 656c/kg and averaged 610c/kg. Feeder steers in the 400-550kg range topping at 598c/kg and averaging 540c/kg.
Cow and calves hit $3,260/unit.
1940 Grazing Company, Bowood, Mitchell sold Santa steers to 900c/kg reaching a top of $2,885 to average $2,114.
KB & MD Mansfeild, Bampi, Roma sold Santa cross steers to 874c/kg reaching a top of $2,468 to average $2,181.
Stinson Pastoral Co, Roma sold Angus cross steers to 846c/kg reaching a top of $1,949 to average $1,858. The Angus cross heifers sold to 714c/kg reaching a top of $1,857 to average $1,642.
CP Colley, Brucedale, Roma sold Angus steers to 828c/kg reaching a top of $2,253 to average $2,244. The Angus heifers sold to 720c/kg reaching a top of $2,092 to average $1,990.
D & K Twist, Juandah Downs, Mungallala sold Shorthorn cross steers to 770c/kg reaching a top of $2,495 to average $2,395.
EJ & CL Rolfe, Nindinna, Roma sold Charolais steers to 764c/kg reaching a top of $2,784 to average $2,453. The Charolais heifers sold to 654c/kg reaching a top of $2,142 to average $2,038.
Glenorie Grazing Co, Glenorie, Morven sold Angus cross steers to 718c/kg reaching a top of $2,454 to average $2,322.
MJ & ZM Bonisch, Linga Longa, Injune sold Charolais cross steers to 716c/kg reaching a top of $2,455 to average $2,046.
Hancock Pastoral Co, Warrina, Roma sold Brahman cross steers to 710c/kg reaching a top of $1,784 to average $1,716.
DW & TL Phillips, Luccombe, Mitchell sold Angus cross steers to 690c/kg reaching a top of $2,217 to average $2,152.
AF & MF Douglas, Springfield, Mitchell sold Droughtmaster steers to 670c/kg reaching a top of $2,220 to average $2,192. The Droughtmaster heifers sold to 640c/kg reaching a top $1,901 to average $1,819.
Brian Cloherty, Kingull West, Roma sold Santa cross steers to 664c/kg reaching a top of $2,262 to average $2,255.
WD & JE Purcell, Bridgeman Downs, Roma sold Angus steers to 626c/kg reaching a top of $2,403 to average $2,403.
A Swan, Springtime, Wallumbilla sold Angus steers to 610c/kg reaching a top of $2,771 to average $2,485.
Brigalow Beef Co, Wallaroo, Injune sold composite steers to 586c/kg reaching a top of $2,550 to average $2,345.
CF & D Walsh, Townsend, Roma sold Santa cross steers to 584c/kg reaching a top of $2,613 to average $2,494.
Womblebank Cattle Co, Womblebank, Mitchell sold Droughtmaster cross steers to 576c/kg reaching a top of $2,514 to average $2,514.
G & J Bryant, Amarillo, Roma sold Droughtmaster steers to 574c/kg reaching a top of $2,493 to average $2,469.
CA Warrian, Bonus, Injune sold Charolais cross steers to 568c/kg reaching a top of $2,666 to average $2,553.
T & K Blake, Sunnymead, Roma sold Brahman steers to 558c/kg reaching a top of $2,349 to average $2,296.
Heifers under 220kg topped at 682c/kg and averaged 655c/kg, while heifers in the 220-280kg range topped at 720c/kg and averaged 635c/kg. Heifers in the 280-350kg range topped at 672c/kg, averaging 566c/kg. Heifers in the 350-450kg range topped at 618c/kg, averaging 531c/kg.
Bill Dart, Springbok, Injune sold Charolais cross heifers to 618c/kg reaching a top of $2,176 to average $2,057.
Dart Past Co, Springbok, Injune sold Charolais cross heifers to 618c/kg reaching a top of $2,168 to average $1,952.
TJ & JA Sorensen, Westerdale, Injune sold Charolais cross heifers to 616c/kg reaching a top of $2,456 to average $2,265.
CJ Melcer, Sorries, Roma sold Charolais cross heifers to 597c/kg reaching a top of $2,593 to average $2,143.
Ridgewood Cattle Co, Ridgewood, Taroom sold Charbray heifers to 516c/kg reaching a top of $2,250 to average $2,060.
Cows in the 300-400kg range reached 320c/kg and averaged 242c/kg, while cows in the 400kg-500kg range reached 450c/kg and averaged 363c/kg. Cows over 500kg topped at 400c/kg, averaging 367c/kg.
MC & KC Groat Family Trust, Castle Hill, Injune sold Droughtmaster cows to 392c/kg reaching a top of $2,430 to average $2,354.
Source: NLRS, Roma Saleyards
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