ROMA STORE CATTLE SALE MARKET REPORT – TUESDAY 2ND APRIL 2024

  • Yarding Numbers: 1230
  • Location: Roma
  • Date: April 2, 2024

A total of 1,230 head of cattle were consigned at Roma’s Store Sale on Tuesday.

Weaner steers under 200kg topped at 400c/kg and averaged 326c/kg, weaner steers in the 200-280kg range reached 482c/kg and averaged 418c/kg. Steers in the 280-330kg range reached 482c/kg and averaged 399c/kg, and steers in the 330-400kg range reached 370c/kg and averaged 336c/kg. Feeder steers in the 400-500kg range topped at 328c/kg and averaged 315c/kg.

Description Head Average c/kg Maximum c/kg Average $/head Maximum $/head
Steers to 200kg 7 326 400 592 760
200 – 280kg 164 418 482 1,027 1,306
280 – 330kg 117 399 482 1,209 1,398
330 – 400kg 33 336 370 1,178 1,344
400 – 500kg 19 315 328 1,343 1,482
500 – 600kg
Over 600kg 1 230 230 1,496 1,496
           
Heifers to 200kg 26 297 326 570 640
200 – 280kg 182 270 332 689 855
280 – 330kg 300 258 330 785 1,041
330 – 400kg 116 257 290 946 1,125
400 – 500kg 25 275 290 1,223 1,293
500 – 600kg 12 274 280 1,434 1,460
Over 600kg 3 275 275 1,760 1,773
           
Cows 280 – 330kg
330 – 400kg 14 187 188 673 710
400 – 500kg 63 199 240 878 1,164
500 – 600kg 87 234 250 1,301 1,404
Over 600kg 13 240 240 1,681 1,681
           
Bulls 400 – 500kg 1 224 224 1,076 1,076
Over 600kg 5 244 258 1,831 2,575
           
Mickey Bulls 330–400kg 3 266 266 922 922
400 – 500kg
           
PTIC Heifers
PTIC Cows
           
Cows & Calves 1 1350 1350

 

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DAY 

AJ & SJ Smith, Openbah, Dirranbandi sold Simmental cross steers to 482c/kg, reaching a top of $1,361 to average $1,125.  The Simmental cross heifers sold to 332c/kg, reaching a top of $1,460 to average $849.

BJ & DM Cooke, Openbah, Dirranbandi, sold Simmental cross steers to 482c/kg, reaching a top of $1,398 to average $1,275.  The Simmental cross heifers sold to 332c/kg, reaching a top of $1,732 to average $839.

Pat Smith, Openbah, Dirranbandi, sold Simbrah cross steers to 460c/kg, reaching a top of $1,314 to average $1,194.

Regan & Tahlia Jensen, Glen Eden, Texas sold Charolais cross steers to 452c/kg, reaching a top of $1,223 to average $1,054.  The Charolais cross heifers sold to 310c/kg, reaching a top $754 to average $738.

Brekan Pastoral, Warragul Springs, Tingun sold Charolais cross steers to 446c/kg, reaching a top of $1,027 to average $1,027.  The Charolais cross heifers sold to 310c/kg, reaching atop of $784 to average $697.

CM #2, Lagoon Creek, Roma sold Santa Gertrudis cross steers to 416c/kg, reaching a top of $1,333 to average $1,296.  The Charolais cross heifers sold to 330c/kg, reaching a top of $969 to average $969.

Strathbogie Partners, Strathbogie, St George sold Braford cross steers to 382c/kg, reaching a top of $1,269 to average $1,147.

JW McDonald, Wyrara, Charleville sold Droughtmaster steers to 366c/kg, reaching a top of $1,199 to average $1,199.

MJE & EA Crow, Crows Nest, Mitchell sold Angus cross steers to 364c/kg, reaching a top of $1,082 to average $1,082.

Marcus Lewis, Bendena, Bollon sold Angus cross steers to 358c/kg, reaching a top of $1,251 to average $1,177.

Rockton Grazing, Rockton, Surat sold Charolais cross steers to 328c/kg, reaching a top of $1,321 to average $1,321.  The Charolais cross cows sold to 235c/kg, reaching a top of $1,398 to average $1,274.

 

Heifers under 200kg topped at 326c/kg and averaged 297c/kg, while heifers in the 200-280kg range topped at 332c/kg and averaged 270c/kg. Heifers in the 280-330kg range topped at 330c/kg, averaging 258c/kg. Heifers in the 330-400kg range topped at 290c/kg, averaging 257c/kg. Heifers in the 400-500kg range topped at 290c/kg, averaging 275c/kg.

 

Lyndale Grazing 2 Pty Ltd, Lyndale, Roma sold Simmental cross heifers to 290c/kg, reaching a top of $1,293 to average $1,227.

MW Ruddy, Arranfield, Cooladdi sold Charolais cross heifers to 282c/kg, reaching a top of $1,100 to average $850.

Navarra Grazing, Navarra, Roma sold Charolais cross heifers to 270c/kg, reaching a top of $1,459 to average $1,459.

Bushy Park Pastoral Pty Ltd, Bushy Park, Cloncurry sold Droughtmaster cross heifers to 268c/kg, reaching a top of $1,019 to average $732.

 

Cows in the 330-400kg range reached 188c/kg and averaged 187c/kg. Cows in the 400-500kg range topped at 240c/kg, averaging 199c/kg. Cows in the 500-600kg range topped at 250c/kg, averaging 234c/kg. Cows over 600kg topped at 240c/kg, averaging 240c/kg.

 

EM Baker, Jansue, Jackson sold Santa Gertrudis cows to 240c/kg, reaching a top of $1,681 to average $1,568.

GS & CJ White, Marionvale, Surat sold Brahman cross cows to 240c/kg, reaching a top of $1,361 to average $1,318.