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We provide the full range of Livestock services with weekly Store and Prime sales held at the largest selling centre, Roma Saleyards along with a local Raine & Horne Rural Real Estate office.
Roma Prime Sale Thursday, 25 May 2017
A total yarding of 462 head of cattle were penned at Roma’s Prime Sale on Thursday.
Steers over 550kg sold to 275c/kg and averaged 272c/kg, while steers in the 400-550kg sold to 255c/kg, averaging 252c/kg.
Glengraco Grazing Co – ‘Glenray’, Yuleba – sold Hereford steers for 275c/kg at 580kg returning $1596/head.
Heifers over 450kg made to 277c/kg and averaged 256c/kg, and heifers in the 350-450kg range sold at a top of 290c/kg, averaging 276c/kg.
S & R White – Roma – sold Angus-cross heifers for 277c/kg at 485kg returning $1344/head.
Cows over 500kg peaked at 233c/kg and averaged 223c/kg, while cows in the 400-500kg class topped at 226c/kg and averaged 208c/kg.
Cows 300-400kg sold to 220c/kg and averaged 191c/kg.
Earle Grazing Pty Ltd – Earlando Road, Injune – sold Angus-cross cows for 233c/kg at 560kg returning $1307/head. The Angus-cross heifers sold for 267c/kg at 516kg returning $1380/head.
NR Harland & G Humphries – ‘Barradine’, Roma – sold Charolais-cross cows for 233c/kg at 663kg returning $1546/head.
IF Irwin – ‘Bikini’, Yuleba – sold Charolais cows for 231c/kg at 980kg returning $2265/head.
KH & MJ Hiscock – ‘Holly Downs’, Augathella – sold Brangus cows for 225c/kg at 584kg returning $1315/head.
LJ & MT Ridge – ‘Les-Mar’, Roma – sold Angus cows for 219c/kg at 622kg returning $1363/head.
Bulls over 600kg earned to 253c/kg and averaged 231c/kg.
J Russell – ‘Culbara’, Roma – sold Charolais bulls for 248c/kg at 980kg returning $2432/head.