MARKET REPORTS

MARKET REPORTS



Roma Prime Sale Thursday, 14 June 2018
 
A total yarding of 913 head of cattle were penned at Roma’s Prime Sale on Thursday.
Steers over 550kg sold to 267c/kg and averaged 245c/kg, while steers in the 400-550kg sold to 250c/kg, averaging 227c/kg. WA & KE Freeman, Meeleebee, Wallumbilla sold Santa cross steers to 267c/kg, reaching a top of $1,607 to average $1,603. Heifers over 450kg made to 243c/kg and averaged 225c/kg, heifers in the 350-450kg sold to 243c/kg, averaging 212c/kg. Cows over 500kg peaked at 214c/kg and averaged 185c/kg, while cows in the 400-500kg class topped at 198c/kg and averaged 168c/kg. Elwyn D Park, Kamilaroi, Jackson sold Santa cows to 205c/kg, reaching a top of $1,076 to average $984. Bannerhawk Pty Ltd, Billabalong, Injune sold Santa cross cows to 200c/kg, reaching a top of $1,347 to average $1,121. Tewinga Pastoral Holdings, Flora Downs, Camooweal sold Brahman cross cows to 198c/kg, reaching a top of $988 to average $778. Bulls over 600kg earned to 236c/kg and averaged 221c/kg.
 
Description Head Average c/kg Maximum c/kg Average $ / head Maximum $ / head
Steers over 550kg 54 245 267 1,426 1,607
400 – 550kg 31 227 250 1,096 1,262
           
Heifers over 450kg 115 225 243 1,100 1,315
350 – 450kg 126 212 243 917 1,077
           
Cows over 500kg 361 185 214 1,062 1,389
400 - 500kg 145 168 198 793 988
300 – 400kg 43 162 184 616 736
           
Bulls over 600kg 24 221 236 1,709 2,208