Around the yards w/e 10/6

Roma 0706 Cooke and Smith

Barry Cooke and his grandson Brenton Smith were at Roma’s Store Sale



Biggenden 6/6 – saw a rain reduced yarding of 820 head

PJ Stewart, medicine Brooweena sold Simmental cross weaner steers for 342c/$789.


NVLX 7/6

AE & RR Nicholas of Lucyvale sold 6 SMx Steers 311.2c/kg, shop 617kg for $1920.10

W Russell of Howes Creek sold 1 SM Steer 348c/kg, 380kg for $1322.40; 1 SM Heifer 352.2c/kg, 402kg for $1415.84; 4 SM heifers 335c/kg, 348.8kg for $1168.31


Roma 7/6 – 3150 head of cattle consigned

A & S Smith, Openbah, St George, sold Simmental-cross steers to 359c for 252kg to return $907.

Barry & Doreen Cooke, Turana, Meandarra, sold Simmental-cross steers to 349c for 285kg to return $995.


Dalby 8/6 – 3809 yarded

GT & CE Patterson of Kingaroy sold Simmental x Charolais Steers 349.2c 291kg to AV $1018 336.2c 318kg to AV $1070 Heifers 325.0c 284kg to AV $924

PG & PG McCavley of Kingaroy sold Simmental Steers 315.0c 423kg to AV $1335 345.2c 289kg to AV $998

BJ & DM Cooke of Meandarra sold Outstanding line of Simbrah cows
(Weaners taken off Tues 7.06.16) 265.2c 576kg to AV $1529 262.2c 659kg to AV $1729


Yea 10/6

Great Missenden – 30 SimXAngus Steers $960; 15 @ $800; 16 hfrs @ $750; 3 hfrs @ 830; 14 hfrs @ $690.


Auctions Plus 20/6

Cowley’s of Dungog 19 SimxAngus steers 285.5kg, $955/hd; 33 feeder steers, SimxAngus 390.9kg, $1310/hd.

Pandin Pty Ltd of Goondiwindi 51 SimxDrought & SimxAngus 319kg, $1010/hd



Caption: STEERS SOLD: Barry Cooke and his grandson Brenton Smith were at Roma’s Store Sale to see their family’s cattle go under the hammer. The Simmental-cross steers reached 348c/kg for 331kg to return $1154/head.



Source: Burnett Livestock & Realty, NVLX, NQ Register, Jim Pola, Landmark Harcourts Yea, Auctions Plus