Livestock Sale Summaries

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Gustin’s Diamond D Gelbvieh Annual Production Sale

• Mandan, ND

• February 15, 2018

• Breed: Gelbvieh and Balancer

• 76.5 Bulls average: $4,662

• 20 Bred heifers average: $2,295

High selling bulls:

Lot 56: $13,000, CMR Protégé 121E ET, 1/2 possession and 1/2 semen interest, a red purebred sired by DDGR Nobleman 79B sold to Lazy TV Ranch, Selby, S.D., and Rippe Gelbvieh, Hubbell, Neb.

Lot 28: $15,500, DDGR Coach 57E, a red purebred sired by BNC At Ease A357 sold to Lost River Livestock, Clearbrook, Minn.

Lot 33: $10,000, DDGR Emulation 71E, a black purebred sired by DDGR Innovation 120C sold to Bruce Handel, Menno, S.D.

Lot 37: $8,000, DDGR Confidence 80E, a red Balancer sired by BNC At Ease A357 sold to Brentt and Todd Eslinger, Elgin, N.D.

Lot 38: $7,500, DDGR Titanium 84E, a black purebred sired by DDGR Kingpin 159C sold to Ceroll Gelbvieh, Sisseton, S.D.

Lot 80: $7,500, DDGR Integrity 203E, a black Balancer sired by CKS Mr Dream C11 sold to John Reiter, Ellsworth, Minn.

High selling heifer:

Lot 95: $3,000, DDGR Belle 141D, a red purebred sired by RHGF 11Z and bred to Schuler Rebel sold to Jordan Jensen, Powers Lake, N.D.

Auctioneer: Jay Elfeldt, Sutherland, Neb.

60th Annual Rausch Herefords Bull and Female Sale

www.RauschHerefords.com

Located 2 mi. west of Hoven, SD, Hwys. 20 and 47

14831 Hereford Rd., Hoven, SD 57540

• 137 – Bulls average $4,969

• 87 – 2 Yr Old Bulls average $4,280

• 50 – Yrl Bulls average $5,310

• 30 – Reg Heifers average $3,383

• 183 – Registerable Heifers average $1,539

• 16 – Commercial Heifers average $1,350

Thanks for an active, great sale in the midst of a snow and ice storm. Road conditions limited a third of the crowd. Phone and digital bidding played a big role in the sale. We are so thankful that those who came were able to return home safely. There are quality bulls left in the private treaty pens.

Top selling bulls:

43, R 3rd Revolution 4347, Yrl Bull, Bolton Ranch-SD, $11,500

1, R Spartan 4417, Yrl Bull, Bolton Ranch-SD, $10,000

60, R 4Ever 4986, 2 Yr Bull, Bolton Ranch-SD, $9,000

63, R Spartan 5696, 2 Yr Bull, Dutton Ranch-SD, $8,000

6, R 4Ever 5217, Yrl Bull, Crazy Cow Ranch-SD, $7,750

3, R New York 4057, Yrl Bull, Monahan Cattle Co.-SD, $7,500

5, R Bonanza 5377, Yrl Bull, Schneider Ranch Inc.-SD, $7,500

11, R Centennial 5267, Yrl Bull, O’Reilly Polled Herefords-CA, $7,500

68, R Domino 7036, 2 Yr Bull, Keith and Ron Nelson-SD, $7,250

25, R Encore 4137, Yrl Bull, Stuwe Herefords-SD, $7,000

10, R Bonanza 4657, Yrl Bull, Douglas Larson-SD, $7,000

21, R 4Ever 5447, Yrl Bull, Rick Bohannan-AR, $7,000

Top selling heifers:

151, R Miss New York 017, Register H, Richard Scheid-ND, $6,750

154, R Miss Encore 137, Register H, Nancy Dose-MN, $6,250

153, GR Miss Encore 627, Register H, Kellen Jorgensen-NE, $4,000

156, R Miss On Target 407, Register H, CML Herefords-SD, $4,000

162, R Miss New York 2247, Register H, Furlong Cattle Co.-IA, $4,000

177, R Miss Home Run 2807, Register H, Ravine Creek Ranch-SD, $4,000

180, R Miss New York 2157, Register H, Furlong Cattle Co.-IA, $4,000

155, R Miss New York 37, Register H, CML Herefords-SD, $3,750

172, R Miss New York 867, Register H, Dahl Farms-SD, $3,750

152, R Miss Encore 177, Register H, Kellen Jorgensen-NE, $3,500

157, R Miss On Target 387, Register H, Bolton Ranch-SD, $3,500

176, R Miss On Target 527, Register H, Bolton Ranch-SD, $3,500

Volume buyers

• Prosper Farms, CO – 9

• Wolcott Farms, SD – 6

• Bolton Ranch – 6 Bulls

• Eichler Livestock, SD – 55

• Kolousek Farms, SD – 28

• Rockin B Ranch, TX – 24

• Koehn Herefords, ND – 22 Females