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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, 23 March 2017
A total yarding of 269 head of cattle were penned at Roma’s Prime Sale on Thursday.
Steers over 550kg sold to 313c/kg and averaged 304c/kg, while steers in the 400-550kg also sold to 313c/kg and averaged 292c/kg.
Stackpoole Pastoral Co, Boorara, Cunnamulla, sold Droughtmaster steers to 313c/kg for 598kg to return $1873/head.
Heifers over 450kg made to 284c/kg and averaged 278c/kg, heifers in the 350-450kg also sold to 284c/kg, averaging 255c/kg.
J.E & D.K Malone, Braeside, Kynuna, sold Droughtmaster-cross heifers to 280c/kg for 554c/kg to return $1552.
N.A & W.J Farming, Springdale, Roma, sold Wagyu heifers to 279c/kg for 472kg to return $1319.
Cows over 500kg peaked at 269c/kg and averaged 251c/kg, while cows in the 400-500kg class topped at 266c/kg and averaged 246c/kg.
Cows 300-400kg sold to 275c/kg and averaged 208c/kg.
Stackpoole Pastoral Co, Boorara, Cunnamulla, sold Droughtmaster-cross cows to 266c/kg for 557kg to return $1484.
C.J & J.M Coggan, Tigerscrub, Roma, sold Brahman-cross cows to 264c/kg for 570kg to return $1505.
R.H & R.J West, Roleen, Wallumbilla, sold Hereford-cross cows to 260c/kg for 675kg to return $1757.
K.H & M.J Hiscock, Holly Downs, Augathella, sold Angus-cross cows to 258c/kg for 474kg to return $1223.
R.G & S.R Hurford, Belgaum, St. George, sold Brahman-cross cows to 235c/kg for 482kg to return $1135.
Bulls over 600kg earned to 283c/kg and averaged 256c/kg.