16th Annual Kansas Gelbvieh Association Pick of the Herd Female Sale

November 26, 2016
Salina, Kansas
Auctioneer: Ron Cunningham
Sale Management: Bulls-Eye Genetics
Reported by: Risa Overmiller

The high selling female was lot 15 consigned by Dawson Creek Ranch.  BDCG DC 39D4 is a January 2016 born black homozygous polled purebred sired by JRI Next Step 285X72.  When the gavel fell at $7,250, Hilltop Farms, Asbury, Missouri, was the new owner.

The 2nd high selling female was lot 36, the youngest female in the offering. RROG Deal Her In 396D a black homozygous polled purebred consigned by R&N Overmiller Gelbvieh. This daughter of 3G Zip Line 266Z commanded $6,000 to 4T Ranch, Stillwater, Oklahoma.

3rd High seller was Lot 13 HIGH MS Cora 9C79 ET a red homozygous polled 75% heifer selling for $5,500 to RLB Genetics, Fordland, Missouri. She was sired by JRI Pop A Top 197T83. This consignment came from Hightower Cattle Company.

The high selling Bred heifer was Lot 12 OGSG Crystal Clear 5208C consigned by Overmiller Gelbvieh.  This homozygous polled female sired by 3G EZ Money 209Z sold for $4,200 to Barwick Gelbvieh, Orleans, Nebraska.

The high selling pair was Lot 1. This Balancer cow-calf pair demanded $4,000 to Steinkruger Gelbvieh, Upland, Nebraska. The cow was sired by VRT Lazy TV Watchman W021, and the calf was sired by LAMJ X-Factor 673X. Barwick Gelbvieh consigned this pair.

The 12 head of breds averaged $2,625 and the 24 head of open heifers averaged $3,135.