2012 Simmental & SimAngus Bull Sale Report

River Creek Farms 22nd Annual Bull Sale

Date: February 8, 2012
Location: Manhattan, Kansas
Auctioneer: Jim Birdwell, OK

9 Fall Purebred Simmental Bulls averaged $5200

12 Fall SimAngus Bulls averaged $4350

20 Yearling PB Simmental Bulls averaged $3455

45 Yearling SimAngus Bulls averaged $3369

3 Yearling Angus Bulls averaged $3566

89 Simmental, SimAngus and Angus Bulls averaged $3713

28 Open Commercial Yearling SimAngus Heifers averaged $1165

HIGH SELLING LOTS:

Lot 13 - $7000, a Purebred son of RC Club King purchased by Jager Farms, Hazard, NE

Lot 83 - $7000, a Purebred son of RC Club King purchased by Jager Farms, Hazard, NE

Lot 82 - $6800, a Purebred son of RC Club King purchased by D. Rosebrook and Sons, Lincoln, KS

Lot 14 - $6600, a Purebred son of RC Fortunate Son purchased by Blackledge Farms, Chetopa, KS

Lot 101 - $6250, a SimAngus son of SAV Net Worth purchased by Adams Farms, Princeton, KS

Lot 81 - $6000, a Purebred son of RC Club King purchased by Duane McVey, Elizabeth, WV

Lot 90 - $6000, a SimAngus son of RC Club King purchased by Gordon Crome, Marysville, KS

VOLUME BULL BUYERS:

Robert Kechter, Vona, CO , 9 head;  D.  Rosebrook and Sons, Lincoln, KS, 9 head;  Mike Kough, Winona, KS, 4 head;  Jeff Pruitt , Barnard, KS, 4 head;  Mike Bell, Hayden, CO, 3 head;  Jager Farms, Hazard, NE, 3 head; Francis Drouhard, Danville, KS, 3 head