March 28, 2015
Mt. Sterling, KY
Auctioneer: Todd Barlow
Sale Management: Slaughter Sale Management
Sale Average: $5,003
Sale Gross: $203,250
This spring’s Bluegrass Invitational saw the best attendance ever in its 11-year history. This year’s event combined the bulls and females into one sale. Once again, consignors brought an outstanding set of Gelbvieh and Balancer genetics. Quality ran deep for the bulls and females. 21 bulls averaged $5,290 while 19 females averaged $4,687. Both averages were sale records.
High selling bull – Lot 3, Bar None Mr. Impact 414B consigned by Bar None Gelbvieh. Purchased by Larry P & Sunny D Farms for $14,000.
2nd High selling bull – Lot 8, Mr S & S Watchman 401B consigned by S & S Gelbvieh. Purchased by Padon Farms for $11,000
High selling female – Lot 37/37A, Ms Maverick 126Y consigned by Bar None Gelbvieh. Purchased by Haywire Cattle Company and Miller Gelbvieh for $10,500.
2nd High selling female – Lot 41/41A, Ms Gizmo 86X consigned by S & S Gelbvieh. Purchased by Kendall Kilbourne for $7,000.