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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, 22 June 2017
A total yarding of 775 head of cattle were penned at Roma’s Prime Sale on Thursday.
Steers over 550kg sold to 270c/kg and averaged 255c/kg, while steers in the 400-550kg sold to 288c/kg, averaging 270c/kg.
Heifers over 450kg made to 273c/kg and averaged 231c/kg, and heifers in the 350-450kg range sold at a top of 288c/kg, averaging 272c/kg.
M Farndon – George Street, Roma – sold Angus heifers for 284c/kg at 420kg returning $1193/head.
WL & MA Bryant – ‘Blue Hills’, Roma – sold Simbrah-cross heifers for 278c/kg at 440kg returning $1224/head.
D Little – George Street, Roma – sold Charolais-cross heifers for 271c/kg at 540kg returning $1464/head.
Golden Pastoral Holdings – ‘Nullin’, Yuleba – sold Santa-cross heifers for 270c/kg at 456kg returning $1233/head.
Cows over 500kg peaked at 233c/kg and averaged 218c/kg, while cows in the 400-500kg class topped at 231c/kg and averaged 210c/kg. Cows 300-400kg sold to 215c/kg and averaged 170c/kg.
ED & J Fitzgerald – ‘Carella Station’, Jundah – sold Santa-cross cows for 233c/kg at 558kg returning $1302/head.
Dart Pastoral Co – ‘Bannockburn Station’, Torrens Creek – sold Droughtmaster cows for 232c/kg at 624kg returning $1449/head.
B Griffin – Roma – sold Brahman-cross cows for 231c/kg at 484kg returning $1120/head.
Carbene Grazing – ‘Avalon’, Mitchell – sold Charolais-cross cows for 224c/kg at 653kg returning $1465/head.
Bulls over 600kg earned to 270c/kg and averaged 240c/kg.