National Western Sales Reports

Cattle Market & Farm Reports, Editorials
Feb 7, 2005
by WLJ

Jan. 17, Denver, CO

16 Open heifers $4,347
3 Choice/Pick lots 5,466
2 Bulls 3,250
12 Embryo packages 2,264
5 Bred females 2,580
6 Flushes 2,925
6 Semen packages 1,525

Auctioneer: Kyle Gilchrist

Sale Management: Amy and Kyle Gilchrist

On fairly short notice—an incredible line-up of live cattle, embryo= s and flushes was assembled from progressive breeders of Red Angus cattle from across the country. Some of the freshest genetics in the breed were offered! A large crowd of mostly regular breeders from across the U.S. were on hand and were very active for a solid sale. TOPS—Glacier OSCE 403, 2 0/04, daughter of Glacier Chateau 744, dam Leachman Chassis, Glacier Red Angus, Polson, MT; to Cabernet Red Angus, Pomeroy, WA, $16,000. Reserve National Champion Female Ms 122 Chateau of 4L 302N, 9/15/03, daughter of 4L Mr Chateau R122, dam Panhandle Centerstage, Von Farell Ranch, Wheatland, WY; 2 int. and poss. to 3 Fires Red Angus, Lacygne, KS, $10,000. Choice of ET calves due 3/05, sired RBJR AdvanceA709, dam 4L Rambo R621, Perks Ranch, Rockford, IL; to Sandpoint Cattle Co., Lodgepole, NE, and Solution Genetics, Cushing, IA, $9,500. — JIM GIES

Jan. 16, Denver, CO

14 Bulls $4,052
13 Heifer calves 3,143

Auctioneer: Col. Bruce Miller

Sale Management: Conover Auction Services

This sale was not big on quantity but certainly was big on quality! Some 19 consignors from 12 states offered some of the very best in this National Salers Sale. The cattle were right on the forefront of genetics, performance and phenotype. A good crowd filled this arena representative of purebred and commercial producers alike and steady selling throughout. TOPS—Bulls: Futurity Champ Bull JGK Flat Iron 502P, 1/02/04, blk, polled, purebred son of AP Polled Genesis XZ64F, Krehbiel Salers, Scott City, KS; 2 int. to Jasperson Cattle Co., Goshen, UT, $8,500. GGT P Blk Double Play, 3/5/04, blk, polled, purebred son of GGT P Broker 137K, GG & T Land & Cattle, Co., Quniter, KS; 2 int. to Washakie Ranch, Salt Lake City, UT, $5,200. PCSL Priority, 1/30/04, blk, polled, purebred son of Hubb Pld Dakota 41K, Panter Country Salers, Leigh, NE; 3/4 int. to Bittersweet Farms, Cathage, MO, $4,500. Females: GGT P Blk Esther 365N, 3/13/03, blk, polled, purebred daughter of AP Polled Genesis XZ64F, bred to GGT P BLK Heavy Duty, Jason Conater, Jamestown, TN; to Washakie Ranch, $4,900. Hubb Bod Nancy 306N, 2 6/03, blk, polled, purebred daughter JFW Packer 40F, bred to Hubb Pld Dakota 41N, Dalroy Farms & Bodee Schlipf, Miami, OK; to Thiel Land & Livestock, Nysse, OR, $4,000. — JIM GIES


'05 Peak of Performance and Style Sale
Jan. 16, Denver, CO

24 Bulls $3,410
20 Heifer calves 2,349
1 Embryo lot 6,300

Auctioneer: Steve Dorran

Sale Management: Prime Time Marketing

The breed was back on the forefront with a strong representation of Chiangus, Chimaine and Chianina bulls and females. This all black mostly coming yearling set of seedstock represented several breeds across the country. A set of cattle that would add style and pounds to any operation. TOPS—Bulls: TMH Kingpin 2CA, 3/6/04, son of RDCA Pollette Pride 2CA, dam HCK Nutone ICA, Todd Hixon, Laramie, WY; 2/3 int. and poss., to T Bar T, Gresham, NE, and Melroe Farms, Gwinner, ND, $8,000. Presale champ bull GGM Jax 57P ICM, 3/20/04, son of FJH All American, dam Eagle Scout 2CA, Double G Cattle Co., Albany, MO; to Winkonly Cattle Co., Alrich, SD, $6,500. GGM In Excess 46P ICM, 3/10/04, son of Bass Western Union 37L, dam Blk Power 2CA, Double G Cattle, Albany, MO; to Wayne Buggard, Tuscon, AZ, $5,200. Females: WEBC Cocoa Crisp 456 P ICM, 3/15/04, daughter of EEX Playmate, dam Double Vision, Weleo Show Cattle, Highmore, SD; to Allen Scott, Georgetown, OH, $5,200. TBSC Joanne 457P ICM, 4/14/04, daughter Heat Wave, Burke Shaw Cattle, Genoa, NE; to Dale Phelps, Barrington, IL, $5,000. RDD Ms Venus 217P 2CA, 3/19/04, daughter of RDD Desperado 1CA, Deiter Brothers and Holt Brothers, Faulkton, SD; to Melroe Farms, Gwinner, NE, $4,800. — JIM GIES