Roma Prime sale report

21 Mar 2019

ROMA PRIME SALE SUMMARY REPORT

Thursday, 21 March 2019

A total yarding of 445 head of cattle were penned at Roma’s Prime Sale on Thursday.
Steers over 550kg sold to 267c/kg and averaged 265c/kg, while steers in the 400-550kg sold to 267c/kg, averaging 241c/kg.
Heifers over 450kg made to 251c/kg and averaged 240c/kg.
Cows over 500kg peaked at 212c/kg and averaged 198c/kg, while cows in the 400-500kg class topped at 200c/kg and averaged 138c/kg. Cows 300-400kg sold to 190c/kg and averaged 80c/kg.
Bulls over 600kg earned to 200c/kg and averaged 164c/kg.

Description Head Average c/kg Maximum c/kg Average $ / head Maximum $ / head
Steers over 550kg 34 265 267 1,573 1,709
400 – 550kg 6 241 267 1,233 1,418
           
Heifers over 450kg 16 240 251 1,429 1,615
350 – 450kg
           
Cows over 500kg 158 198 212 1,241 1,517
400 – 500kg 206 138 200 641 960
300 – 400kg 12 80 190 279 760
           
Bulls over 600kg 10 164 200 1,243 1,580

GC & TE Nielsen, Mt Weribone, Surat sold Santa cross steers to 267c/kg, reaching a top of $1,709 to average $1,573.

Heifers over 450kg made to 251c/kg and averaged 240c/kg. G Morgan & Co, Myall Grove, Condamine sold Shorthorn heifers to 251c/kg, reaching a top of $1,615 to average $1,549. The Shorthorn cows sold to 208c/kg, reaching a top of $1,517 to average $1,443.
Locky Keene, Kevington, Injune sold Santa cross heifers to 235c/kg, reaching a top of $1,187 to average $1,187.

Cows over 500kg peaked at 212c/kg and averaged 198c/kg, while cows in the 400-500kg class topped at 200c/kg and averaged 138c/kg. Cows 300-400kg sold to 190c/kg and averaged 80c/kg. Bell Brothers, Jeranga, Taroom sold Santa cross cows to 212c/kg, reaching a top of $1,512 to average $1,390. Nugent Pastoral Co, Tambo Station, Tambo sold Santa cows to 209c/kg, reaching a top of $1,234 to average $1,014.

Bulls over 600kg earned to 200c/kg and averaged 164c/kg.

 

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