Show Results

Champions Named at NWSS Gelbvieh Junior Heifer Show

The Junior Gelbvieh and Balancer® Heifer Show at the National Western Stock Show was held on Saturday, January 9, 2016 in Denver, Colorado. Judge John Grimes, Piketon, Ohio, evaluated the 27 Gelbvieh and 33 Balancer females.
Grand champion Gelbvieh heifer was BCFG Butlers Bianca 534B owned by Aidan Raab, Markle, Indiana. This heifer first claimed the Gelbvieh junior yearling heifer division and is the April 1, 2014 daughter of BCFG Butlers Impact 549U.
Coming out of the same Gelbvieh junior yearling heifer division was the reserve grand champion Gelbvieh Heifer. EGL B281, owned by J W LeDoux, Agenda, Kansas, was born April 17, 2015 and is sired by EGL Lock and Load X415.
Grand champion Balancer heifer was RAAB BCFG Ms. Valentine 214B. This heifer is owned by Aidan Raab, Markle, Indiana and first claimed the Balancer junior yearling heifer division. She is the February 14, 2014 daughter of S A V Brilliance 8077.
Reserve grand champion Balancer heifer was TAU Ms Fancy 414B ET, owned by Tanner Taubenheim, Amherst, Nebraska. This heifer also came out of the Balancer junior yearling heifer division and is the January 22, 2014 daughter of Connealy Consensus 7229.
###

Champions Named at NAILE Eastern National Gelbvieh and Balancer® Show

The Grand Champion Gelbvieh Female was BCFG Butlers Bianca 534B, owned by Aidan Raab, Markle, Indiana. This April 1, 2014 daughter of BCFG Butlers Impact 549U first claimed the junior heifer division.

SDSC Miss Lady Love 01B was named Reserve Champion Gelbvieh female. Owned by Karen Eby, Duncan, South Carolina. This heifer was first named champion senior heifer calf and is the September 5, 2014 daughter of CRAN Buddy Boy T729.

Grand Champion Gelbvieh Bull went to GLRF Bruiser B47, owned by Emily Reynolds, Crab Orchard, Kentucky. The March 7, 2014 son of GGGE 3G Warlock 928W first claimed the junior bull division.

Karen Eby, Duncan, South Carolina, owned the Reserve Champion Gelbvieh Bull. SDSC Mr. Handy Man 01C is the May 2, 2015 son of CRAN Buddy Boy T729 and came out of the spring bull calf division.

Grand Champion Balancer Heifer was HMEG 413B, owned by Jesse Henson, Canton, North Carolina. Sired by Connealy Impression, this heifer was born January 10, 2014 and first claimed the junior yearling heifer division.

GHGF Whitney 25A1 ET was named Reserve Champion Balancer Heifer. Owned by Green Hills Gelbvieh, Mt. Ulla, North Carolina, this heifer came out of the senior heifer division. She is the November 11, 2013 daughter of PVF All Payday 729.

Emily Griffiths, Kendallville, Indiana, owned the Grand Champion Balancer Bull. GGGE 3G Centurion E527C is the January 19, 2015 son of Schiefelbein Effective 61 and first came out of junior bull calf division.

The Reserve Champion Balancer Bull was owned by TB Cattle Company. CTTK Southern Lights B149 is the February 2, 2014 son of EGL Northern Dancer U659 first claimed the junior yearling bull division.

2015 NAILE Eastern National Gelbvieh and Balancer® Show
November 16, 2015
Louiseville, KY
Judge: Matt Clayes, West Lafayette, Indiana

Division Champions and Reserves:

Gelbvieh Champion Spring Heifer Calf
GGGE 3G Cowgirl Cleopatra 551C
Emily Griffiths, Kendallville, Ind.
Sire: GGGE 3G Archimedes 353A

Gelbvieh Reserve Spring Heifer Calf
CIRS 72YC
Circle S Ranch, Canton, Kan.
Sire: CIRS Decade 278U2

Gelbvieh Champion Junior Heifer Calf
CIRS 33NTC ET
Circle S Ranch, Canton Kan.
Sire: CIRS King

Gelbvieh Reserve Junior Heifer Calf
JENJ Miss JENJ 507C ET
JENJOE Farms, Clinton, Ky.
Sire: CCRO Carolina Exclusive 1230Y

Gelbvieh Champion Senior Heifer Calf
SDSC Miss Lady Love 01B
Karen Eby, Duncan, S.C.
Sire: CRAN Buddy Boy T729

Gelbvieh Reserve Senior Heifer Calf
HILC Blackbird 500B
Cody Moore, Fountain Run, Ky.
Sire: CCRO Carolina Exclusive 1230Y

Gelbvieh Champion Intermediate Heifer
TDU Shaker’s M-Lee
Shaker Hill Farm, Lebanon, Ohio
Sire: SLC Freedom 178F ET

Gelbvieh Champion Junior Heifer
BCFG Butlers Bianca 534B
Aiden Raab, Markle, Ind.
Sire: BCFG Butlers Impact 549U

Gelbvieh Reserve Junior Heifer
HIGH Miss Daisy 14B37 ET
Jessie Lowe, Adrian, Mo.
Sire: TAU Mr Krugerrand 70M 130P

Gelbvieh Champion Senior Heifer
JTPF Blue Well Astro 234A
Blue Well Farms, Lebanon, Tenn.
Sire: JDPD Astro 407S

Gelbvieh Reserve Senior Heifer
SVFG Linsey 101A
Spring Valley Farm, Lebanon, Ky.
Sire: LZS Sanford 082X

Gelbvieh Champion Spring Bull Calf
SDSC Mr. Handy Man 01C
Karen Eby, Duncan, S.C.
Sire: CRAN Buddy Boy T729

Gelbvieh Champion Junior Bull Calf
CIRS 122TC
Circle S Ranch, Canton, Kan.
Sire: CIRS Decade 278U2

Gelbvieh Reserve Junior Bull Calf
CIRS L26C ET
Circle S Ranch, Canton, Kan.
Sire: CIRS King

Gelbvieh Champion Senior Bull Calf
SSMK Air Raid 121B
Double Diamond Farms, Cynthiana, Ky.
Sire: SSMK Asteroid 1X

Gelbvieh Reserve Senior Bull Calf
GGGE 3G Big Valley 4108B ET
Emily Griffiths, Kendallville, Ind.
Sire: GGGE 3G Time Machine 758T ET

Gelbvieh Champion Intermediate Bull
SVFG Honcho 09B
Spring Valley Farm, Lebanon, Ky.
Sire: CIRS Decade 278U2

Gelbvieh Champion Junior Bull
GLRF Bruiser B47
Emily Reynolds, Crab Orchard, Ky.
Sire: GGGE 3G Warlock 928W

Gelbvieh Reserve Junior Bull
CIRS 22YB
Baley Bell, Saffell, Ark.
Sire: CIRS Decade 278U2

Balancer Champion Spring Heifer Calf
GGGE 3G Crimson Cowgirl 583C
Emily Griffiths, Kendallville, Ind.
Sire: GGGE 3G Ez Money 209Z

Balancer Reserve Spring Heifer Calf
BROK Diamond Diva 518C
Victoria Brooke Nowack, Bland, Mo.
Sire: RAG Super Sonic

Balancer Champion Junior Heifer Calf
RAAB BCFG Ms. Star 13C
Alexandria Raab, Markle, Ind.
Sire: SAV Brilliance 8077

Balancer Reserve Junior Heifer Calf
GGGE 3G Cowgirl Cruella 537C
Emily Griffiths, Kendallville, Ind.
Sire: SAV Bismarck 5682

Balancer Champion Senior Heifer Calf
BCFG Butlers Belinda 20B
Aidan Raab, Markle, Ind.
Sire: BCFG Butlers Bismarck 512Z

Balancer Reserve Senior Heifer Calf
SKYM BCFG Ms Kali 4257B
Alexandria Raab, Markle, Ind.
Sire: BCFG Butlers Bismarck 512Z

Balancer Champion Intermediate Heifer
ADS MS S & S Watchman 453B
Cody Moore, Fountain Run, Ky.
Sire: VRT Lazy TV Watchman W021

Balancer Champion Junior Heifer
HMEG 413B
Jesse Henson, Canton, N.C.
Sire: Connealy Impression

Balancer Reserve Junior Heifer
RAAB BCFG Ms. Valentine 214B
Aidan Raab, Markle, Ind.
Sire: SAV Brilliance 8077

Balancer Champion Senior Heifer
GHGF Whitney 25A1 ET
Green Hills Gelbvieh, Mt. Ulla, N.C.
Sire: PVF All Payday 729

Balancer Reserve Senior Heifer
KBIT Nicki A146
Aaron (Kolt) Bitzer
Shelbyville, Ky.
Sire: CTTK Sam I Am

Balancer Champion Spring Bull Calf
GGE 3G Cash Only 562C ET
Emily Griffiths, Kendallville, Ind.
Sire: Duff Basic Instinct 6501

Balancer Reserve Spring Bull Calf
JTPF Blue Well Red Apache 307C
Blue Well Farms, Lebanon, Tenn.
Sire: BCFG Butlers Cherokee 504T ET

Balancer Champion Junior Bull Calf
GGGE 3G Centurion E527C
Emily Griffiths, Kendallville, Ind.
Sire: Schiefelbein Effective 61

Balancer Reserve Junior Bull Calf
JNCC Crimson Cash 514C
Cameron N. Nowack, Bland, Mo.
Sire: RAG Super Sonic

Balancer Champion Senior Bull Calf
GGGE 3G Big Business 499B
Emily Griffiths, Kendallville, Ind.
Sire: GGGE 3G Ez Money 209Z

Balancer Reserve Senior Bull Calf
HVGV Highview Sanford 4817
Highview Farms, Campbellsville, Ky.
Sire: LZS Sanford 082X

Balancer Champion Intermediate Bull
KJSG MV-B3 Long Haul W28B
B3 Cattle Company, Perryville, Ky.
Sire: EBY Western Hauler 028S

Balancer Champion Junior Bull
CTTK Southern Lights
TB Cattle Company, Shelbyville, Ky.
Sire: EGL Northern Dancer U659

Balancer Reserve Junior Bull
GGGE 3G Basic Black 472B
Connor D. Durham, Belton, S.C./ Emily Griffiths, Kendallville, Ind.
Sire: GGGE 3G Time Machine 758T ET

Balancer Champion Senior Bull
GHGF Pay Stub 4A52 ET
Green Hills Gelbvieh, Mt. Ulla, N.C.
Sire: PVF All Payday 729

Champions Names at American Royal Gelbvieh and Balancer® Show

 Note to Editors: High-resolution press quality photos are available by contacting Megan Slater, American Gelbvieh Association public relations coordinator at megans@gelbvieh.org or 303-465-2333.

The Gelbvieh and Balancer® show at the 2015 American Royal Livestock Show took place on Saturday, October 24 in Hale Arena at the American Royal complex in Kansas City, Missouri. Jeff Gooden of Iberia, Missouri, evaluated the Gelbvieh and Balancer cattle.

The grand champion Gelbvieh female was EGL B281. She is the April 17, 2014 daughter of EGL Lock and Load X415. Owned by JW LeDoux, Agenda, Kansas, this heifer first claimed the junior yearling heifer division.

Coming out of the junior heifer calf division was the reserve champion Gelbvieh female. HIGH Ms Miranda 9C17 ET is a February 18, 2015 daughter of JRI Pop A Top 197T83 and owned by Hightower Cattle Company, Lacygne, Kansas.

The grand champion Gelbvieh bull was owned by Brad McWilliams/Hilltop Farms, Asbury, Missouri. HTFB Mr. Bruce Almighty B419 is the son of BNC Mr Hojer Y062 and was born February 26, 2014. This bull first claimed the junior bull division.

The reserve champion Gelbvieh bull was SYD Boondocks Axel 3116A ET owned by Sydney Wilkinson, Brighton, Colorado. First named champion senior bull, he is the September 5, 2013 son of JOB Danell TD Chico Loco 28Y.
In the Balancer show, grand champion Balancer female was owned by Emily Griffiths, Kendallville, Indiana. GGGE 3G Cowgirl Cruella 537C is the January 21, 2015 daughter of S A V Bismarck 5682 and first won the junior heifer calf division.

JW LeDoux, Agenda, Kansas, owned the reserve champion Balancer female. AHL Deb 467B ET is the daughter of S A V Brilliance 8077 and was born March 1, 2014. This heifer came out of the junior yearling heifer class.

Grand champion Balancer bull was AHL First Class 493B ET and owned by JW LeDoux, Agenda, Kansas. This bull first claimed the intermediate bull division and is the June 1, 2014 son of Dameron First Class 896.

The reserve champion Balancer bull was GGGE 3G Big Business 499B owned by Emily Griffiths, Kendallville, Indiana. He is an October 21, 2014 son of GGGE 3G EZ Money 209Z and came out of the senior bull calf division.

In the group classes, Emily Griffiths, Kendallville, Indiana claimed champion produce of dam and Hightower Cattle Company, Lacygne, Kansas claimed reserve. Champion get of sire went to Hightower Cattle Company, with reserve going to Jacob Barwick, Orleans, Nebraska. Rounding out the group classes, champion best of four head went to Emily Griffiths, and Nowack Cattle Company, Bland, Missouri claimed reserve.

Premier breeder and premier exhibitor went to Emily Griffiths, Kendallville, Indiana.

###

2015 American Royal Gelbvieh and Balancer® Show

October 24, 2015

Kansas City, MO

Judge: Jeff Gooden, Iberia, Missouri

Division Champions and Reserves:

Gelbvieh Champion Spring Heifer Calf: GGGE 3G Cowgirl Cleopatra 551C; Emily Griffiths, Kendallville, Ind.; Sire: GGGE 3G Archimedes 353A

Gelbvieh Reserve Spring Heifer Calf: CIRS 72YC; Circle S Ranch, Canton, Kan.; Sire: CIRS Decade 278U2

Gelbvieh Champion Junior Heifer Calf: HIGH Ms Miranda 9C17 ET; Hightower Cattle Company LLC, Lacygne, Kan.; Sire: JRI Pop A Top 197T83

Gelbvieh Reserve Junior Heifer Calf: LAMJ 53C; Jake Lammers, Lexington, Neb.; Sire: BCFG Butlers Red Oak 908W

Gelbvieh Champion Senior Heifer Calf: HTFG Ms Bliss B1427; Kyler Camerer, Asbury, Mo.; Sire: JRI Enhancer 53U21

Gelbvieh Reserve Senior Heifer Calf: RLKL RL Lady B57; Ricky Linquist, Fonda, Iowa; Sire: BEA Passion 001X ET

Gelbvieh Champion Intermediate Heifer Calf: SWW Sweet Tae 03B35 ET; Wolf Gelbvieh, Gothenburg, Neb.; Sire: HYEK Black Impact 3960N

Gelbvieh Champion Junior Yearling Heifer: EGL B281; JW LeDoux, Agenda, Kan.; Sire: EGL Lock and Load X415

Gelbvieh Reserve Junior Yearling Heifer: HTFG Ms Blair B407; Benny McWilliams, Asbury, Mo.; Sire: TAU Mr Solution 142Z ET

Gelbvieh Champion Junior Bull Calf: CIRS 122TC; Circle S Ranch, Canton, Kan.; Sire: CIRS Decade 278U2

Gelbvieh Reserve Junior Bull Calf: GGGE 3G Cowboy Cartel 524C; Emily Griffiths, Kendallville, Ind.; Sire: GGGE 3G Zip Line 266Z

Gelbvieh Champion Senior Bull Calf: GGGE 3G Big Valley 4108B ET; Emily Griffiths, Kendallville, Ind.; Sire: GGGE 3G Time Machine 758T ET

Gelbvieh Reserve Senior Bull Calf: HIGH Stands Alone 9B73 ET; Hightower Cattle Company LLC, Lacygne, Kan.; Sire: HYEK Black Impact 3690 N

Gelbvieh Champion Junior Bull: HTFB Mr. Bruce Almighty B419; Hilltop Farms/Brad McWilliams, Asbury, Mo.; Sire: BNC Mr Hojer Y062

Gelbvieh Reserve Junior Bull: FFGV Mr Red Boy B003; Makenzee Franklin, Hepler, Kan.; Sire: JEMG Y532 ET

Gelbvieh Champion Senior Bull: SYD Boondocks Axel 3116A ET; Sydney Wilkinson, Brighton, Colo.; Sire: JOB Danell TD Chico Loco 28Y

Gelbvieh Reserve Senior Bull: SYDB Simple Machine A414; Sydney Bigger, Media, Ill.; Sire: EBIG Ringo T512

Balancer Champion Spring Heifer Calf: GGGE 3G Crimson Cowgirl 583C; Emily Griffiths, Kendallville, Ind.; Sire: GGGE 3G EZ Money 209Z

Balancer Reserve Spring Heifer Calf: JDPD Chica Chula 185C; The Dromgoole’s Heaven, Mason, Texas; Sire: PZC TMAS Firestorm 1800 ET

Balancer Champion Junior Heifer Calf: GGGE 3G Cowgirl Cruella 537C; Emily Griffiths, Kendallville, Ind.; Sire: S A V Bismarck 5682

Balancer Reserve Junior Heifer Calf: SDCG Ms Cadence 9405C; Cooper Beying, Leavenworth, Kan.; Sire: Connealy Stimulus 8419

Balancer Champion Senior Heifer Calf: HIGH Ms Lola 9B60; Hightower Cattle Company LLC, Lacygne, Kan.; Sire: S A V Brilliance 8077

Balancer Reserve Senior Heifer Calf: BARG Sara 501B; Jacob Barwick, Orleans, Neb.; Sire: BABR Secret Brand 2100Z ET­­

Balancer Champion Intermediate Heifer: GGGE 3G Cowgirl Banshee 484B; Riddle & Co./September Farms, Hildreth, Neb.; Sire: GGGE 3G EZ Money 209Z

Balancer Reserve Intermediate Heifer: HTFB Ms Blossum B441; Benny McWilliams, Asbury, Mo.; Sire: JKGF X03

Balancer Champion Junior Yearling Heifer: AHL Deb 467B ET; JW LeDoux, Agenda, Kan.; Sire: S A V Brilliance 8077

Balancer Reserve Junior Yearling Heifer: XXB Shez A Brickhouse 412B; Boehler Gelbviehs/Riddle & Co./September Farms, Hildreth, Neb.; XXB Insidious 612Y

Balancer Champion Senior Female: BDCG DC Darci 401A2 ET; Seth Being, Leavenworth, Kan.; Sire: S A V Bismarck 5682

Balancer Champion Spring Bull Calf: GGGE 3G Cash Only 562C ET; Emily Griffiths, Kendallville, Ind.; Sire: Duff Basic Instinct 6501

Balancer Champion Junior Bull Calf: JNCC Crimson Cash 514C; Nowack Cattle Company, Bland, Mo.; Sire: RAG Super Sonic 75H

Balancer Reserve Junior Bull Calf: GGGE 3G Centurion 527C; Emily Griffiths, Kendallville, Ind.; Sire: Schiefelbein Effective 61

Balancer Champion Senior Bull Calf: GGGE 3G Big Business 499B; Emily Griffiths, Kendallville, Ind.; Sire: GGGE 3G EZ Money 209Z

Balancer Reserve Senior Bull Calf: HIGH Crush’n It 9B81 ET; Hightower Cattle Company LLC, Lacygne, Kan.; Sire: JRI Pop A Top 197T83

Balancer Champion Intermediate Bull: AHL First Class 493B ET; JW LeDoux, Agenda, Kan.; Sire: Dameron First Class 896

Balancer Reserve Intermediate Bull: GGGE 3G Big Star 487B; John C Oswald & Sons, Hutchinson, Kan.; Sire: GGGE 3G Smoke N’ Mirrors 639S

Balancer Champion Junior Bull: EGL Lifeline B101; Cedar Top Ranch/Eagle Pass Ranch/LeDoux Ranch, Agenda, Kan.; Sire: S A V Final Answer 0035

Balancer Reserve Junior Bull: BARG Brimstone 006B; Jacob Barwick, Orleans, Neb.; Sire: BABR Secret Brand 2100Z ET

Recent Posts

Cow Power Delivers Validation and EPD Accuracy

LINCOLN, Neb. – Dr. Bob Weaber, Kansas State University, shares…

Thorstenson’s Lazy TV Ranch 42nd Annual Production Sale Report

Thorstenson's Lazy TV Ranch 42nd Annual Production Sale Saturday,…

2023 Davidson Gelbvieh & Lonesome Dove Ranch Bull Sale Report

Davidson Gelbvieh, Vernon and Eileen Davidson; and Lonesome Dove…