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Roma store 11 Sep 2018: Stronger demand in large female yarding

Beef Central, 12 September 2018

Steers experienced only quality related price changes. Medium and heavy weight yearling heifers improved in price while cows sold to a stronger demand.

Roma store 4 Sep 2018: Numbers lift for special drought relief sale

Beef Central, 05 September 2018

A mixed quality line up of cattle was penned and drawn from a wide supply area. A large panel of buyers was present and operating, with feeder operators in direct competition to export processors on the heavy end.

Roma store 28 Aug 2018: Price trends vary in larger yarding

Beef Central, 29 August 2018

Cattle were drawn from a wide area of the state as well as some from the Northern Territory. Buyer attendance was not as good as the previous week and similar to other markets most were operating very selectively.

Roma store 21 Aug 2018: Rain forecast lifts restocker enthusiasm

Beef Central, 22 August 2018

Light weight yearling steers were in the largest numbers, along with a good number of light weight yearling heifers. Around 880 cows were penned and close to 60% of the cows offered were returned to the paddock.

Roma store 14 Aug 2018: Drought-affected lines dominate yarding

Beef Central, 15 August 2018

Buyer attendance was not as good as the previous week and similar to other markets most were operating very selectively.

Roma store 7 Aug 2018: Rates ease with plainer quality

Beef Central, 08 August 2018

The overall quality was not up to the standard of the previous week. Prices eased for most classes of yearling steers by 2c to 10c/kg, with some of the losses related to the quality penned.

Roma store 31 July 2018: Yearling steers stronger

Beef Central, 01 August 2018

Some extra competition, combined with a small improvement in quality and smaller numbers, resulted in light weight yearling steers to restockers or backgrounders averaging 11c to 26c/kg dearer.

Roma store 24 July 2018: Restocker prices ease in 8200 yarding

Beef Central, 25 July 2018

Light weight yearling steers to restockers or background struggled to remain firm, yearling heifers eased 5-12c/kg, however medium and heavy weight yearling steers meeting feedlot specifications sold to a strong market and medium weight yearling heifers to feed for the domestic market experienced no change in price.

Roma store 17 July 2018: Second week of 10,000 head-plus yardings

Beef Central, 18 July 2018

The overall quality of the young light weight cattle was not up to the standard of the previous sale and this was reflected in average prices.

Roma store 10 July 2018: Weaners push yarding to 10,200

Beef Central, 11 July 2018

The annual big run of vendor bred weaners lifted total supply to 10,200 head at the Roma store sale.