SALE reports

Sale Reports
Dec 19, 2008
by WLJ

SALE reports

CROSS DIAMOND CATTLE CO.
Dec. 8, Bertrand, NE
145 Red Angus bulls. . . . . $3,200
48 Imig Hereford bulls . . . . 2,349
190 Comm’l bred heifers . . 1,246
3 Ranch broke horses . . . . 2,200
Auctioneer: Jim Birdwell
A chilly breeze and cloud cover kept
the crowd bundled up to look at the
offering of Red Angus and Hereford
bulls on Monday, Dec. 8 at the Cross
Diamond Cattle Company 3rd Annual
Production Sale. Scott and Kim Ford
and their family did an outstanding job,
presenting a strong offering of seedstock
stock plus hospitality second to
none. TOPS—Red Angus bulls: Crs
Diamnd High Life 7065, son of DM
9014 Chief 313 and Cherokee Canyon
dam; to Gilroy Land & Cattle, Dalton
and Alliance, NE, $6,500. Crs Diamnd
Rancher 780, by Parker Ranch Hand
R201W and a New Day cow; to Walking
Cattle C Company, Lexington, NE,
$6,500. Crs Diamnd Impact 777, by DM
5148 Vaquero 517 and a Patent 250
dam; to Sparks/Kimbrough, Connerville,
OK, $6,250. Crs Diamnd Rancher
7024, by Parker Ranch Hand R201W
and a Monu 4X-303 dam; to Banzhaf
Cattle Co., Dalton and Alliance, NE,
$5,750. Hereford: Lot 176, by GB L12
Domino 175E and a SR Sabre 769
cow; to Gilroy Land & Cattle, $5,750.
Volume buyers—Red Angus bulls:
Glenn Cattle Company, Ft. Morgan,
CO, with seven bulls and one horse.
Hereford bulls: Carl Campbell, Harrison,
AR, with five head. Commercial
heifers:
Mike Foltz, Humphrey, NE,
with 80 head. — JIM GIES

SUMMITCREST
ANGUS BULL SALE
Dec. 8, Broken Bow, NE
113 Bulls. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $2,577
Auctioneers:
Craig Conover and Matt Lowery
A nice crowd came on a threatening
winter day to buy these carcassperformance
Angus bulls from owners
Sam and Jeff Johnson. TOPS:
Summmitcrest Complete 329T,
3/17/07, by Summitcrest Complete
1P55; to Wm. Zutavern Cattle Co.,
Dunning, NE, 2/3 interest, $7,000.
Summitcrest Alliance 4T07, 3/4/07,
by Summitcrest MA Alliance 617; to
Wm. Zutavern Cattle Co., $6,500.
Summitcrest 323-9150 4T03, 3/4/07,
by B/R New Design 323-9150; to Wm.
Zutavern Cattle Co., $6,500. Summitcrest
War 0T77, 1/20/07, by War
Alliance 9126 6006; to Wm. Zutavern
Cattle Co., 2/3 interest, $6,000. Summitcrest
Dimension 16T8, 3/6/07, by
B/R New Design 7127: to Larry
O’Keef, Valentine, NE, $4,750. —
GENE FITZGERALD for JIM GIES

SKINNER RANCH SEEDSTOCK
ANNUAL PRODUCTION SALE
Dec. 8, Hall, MT
45 Angus bulls. . . . . . . . . . $2,542
61 Optimizer bulls . . . . . . . . 2,913
27 Saler bulls . . . . . . . . . . . . 2,985
35 Comm’l bred hiefers . . . 1,097
5 Reg. heifer calves. . . . . . . 1,600
Auctioneer: Joe Goggins
The Skinner family held their 22nd
annual sale this year, offering a very
impressive set of bulls from their
reputation program. Buyers from
many western states bought at

steady, strong prices from the offering
of growthy, thick, meaty bulls that
have excellent performance calving
ease and balanced EPDs. Many
longtime customers bought again at
this sale. The commercial bred heifers
likewise found ready demand.
TOPS—Angus bulls: SRS Danny
Boy 0308U, 2/6/08, by Connealy
Danny Boy; to Gravely Black Mountain
Ranch, Avon, MT, $4,500. SRS
Density 171U, 2/2/08, by SAV 004
Density 4336; to Ruby Dell Ranch,
Alder, MT, $4,250. Optimizer bulls:
SRS Saint 0653U, 1/26/08, by SRS
Saint 0218S; to Parke Ranch, Drummond,
MT, $4,750. SRS Saint 0149U,
2/5/08, by SRS Saint 0218S; to Hougen
Ranch, Melstone, MT, $4,500.
Salers bulls: PRKL Nokia 213U,
2/20/08, by SRS Nokia 9722N; to
Triple C Farms, Jamestown, TN,
$5,100. SRE Safebet 888U, 2/8/08,
by SRS Safebet 0529U; to Pratt
Cattle Co., Stites, ID, $5,000. —
JERRY GLIKO

REDLAND RED ANGUS ANNUAL
PRODUCTION SALE
Dec. 6, Hysham, MT
77 Bulls . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $1,919
218 Comm’l bred heifers . . 1,075
Auctioneer: Joe Goggins
This was the 15th annual sale for
the Redland family selling an impressive
set of Red Angus bulls and replacement
quality commercial bred
heifers. This reputation program is
popular with ranchers for the performance
and quality it offers and many
repeat customers bought. The bulls

were presented in sound, moderate
condition which buyers liked. The
cattle sold to a wide area and a number
of states at steady prices. TOPS—
Bullls:
RED Manning 789, 3/15/07,
by SJRA 37N Mainstay 542; to Crown
Enterprises, Broadview, MT, $3,300.
RED Eli 7022, 3/20/07, by SJRA 2174
Eldorado 533; to Donsbach’s Lazy 3L
Ranch, Volberg, MT, $3,250. RED
Perry 7316, 2/15/07, by Perk’s Advance
105R; to Spence Rule, Brighton,
CO, $3,100. RED Rebellion 7790,
4/2/07, by JLG Rebels 343; to Shuey
Stock Farm, Tecumseh, NE, $3,000.
RED Rebel 7599, 3/18/07, by JLG
Rebels 343; to Milo Wolding, New
Town, ND, $2,750. Commercial bred
heifers:
23 head, AI bred, carrying
bulls calves; to Spence Rule, $1,100
each. 25 head; to Spence Rule,
$1,100 each. 12 head; to Wes Neibauer,
Wolf Point, MT, $1,100 each. —
JERRY GLIKO

NWSS
(from page 1)
International Association of
Fairs and Expositions convention
in Las Vegas in December.
The award is given
to the fair that earns the
most points in 11 agricultural
categories. This is the

DUBAS CATTLE CO RWPC LLC
& FRIENDS SALE
Dec. 13, Fullerton, NE
41 Lots . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $4,222
Auctioneer: Trent Stewart
This was the first Holiday Round-up
Sale for the Dubas Cattle Co. along with
some of the tops Angus breeders in the
country as guest consignors. The offering
consisted of show heifer prospects,
bred cows, bred heifers, embryos and
pregnancies with solid genetics numbers
and phenotypes, thus not a large
offering, but one of quality. A good
crowd of Angus enthusiasts and breeders
and friends made for a fast-paced
event. TOPS: Mohnen Abigale 2006,
2/22/06, daughter of Sitz Traveler 8180;
Mohnen Angus, White Lake, SD, to
Leonard Newman, Carmel, IN, $12,500.
Riverland Forever Lady 1095, 2/17/01,
daughter of Traveler 124 GDAR, bred
to Garrets Nationwide 8001; Dubas
Cattle, to Josh Menarik, Clearwater,
NE, $10,000. Basin Lucy heifer preg-

enjoy interactive fun for the
entire family in the Ames
Activity Pavilion where National
Western visitors can
participate in pedal tractor
pulls and stick horse rodeos,
take in a performance of
“Behind the Scenes with a
Rodeo Clown,” or meet the
performers of the Wild West

nancy, due 2/25/09, sire Basin Franchise
P142, dam Basin Lucy BN02;
Basin Angus, Hobson, MT, to Trowbridge
Angus, Ghent, NY, $9,500.
Sandpoint Blackcap heifer pregnancy,
due 3/7/09, sire Dr J Analyst M250,
dam A Plus SPT Blackcap 3168; Sandpoint
Cattle Co., Lodgepole, NE, to
Pollard Farms LCC, Waukomis, OK,
$9,500. County Line Blackcap pregnancy
due fall ’09, sire SS Objective
0T26, dam CLA-HH Predestined 8107-
2VS; County Line Angus, Seymour, IN,
to Whitehead Angus, Newark, OH,
$9,000. — JIM GIES.

MONTANA SUPREME ANGUS
FEMALE SALE
Dec. 6, Columbus, MT
2 Heifer calves . . . . . . . . . . $1,481
6 Fall open heifers. . . . . . . . 1,550
10 Bred heifers. . . . . . . . . . . 2,075
1 Bred cow . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1,500
1 Pregnancy . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5,000

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