2015 Simmental & SimAngus Bull Sale Report

River Creek Farms 25th Annual Bull Sale

Date: February 11, 2015
Location: Manhattan, Kansas
Auctioneer: Jim Birdwell, OK

112 Total Bulls averaged: $6120

  • 28 Fall SimAngus Bulls averaged: $7563
  • 12 Fall Purebred Simmental Bulls averaged: $6729
  • 23 Yearling PB Simmental Bulls averaged: $5435
  • 41 Yearling SimAngus Bulls averaged: $5195
  • 8 Yearling Angus Bulls averaged: $6844

HIGH SELLING LOTS

Lot 25 - $11000, a SimAngus son of GCCR Easy Answer Y108 purchased by Russ Ruby, Lincoln, KS.

Lot 55 - $11000, a SimAngus son of GCCR Easy Answer Y108 purchased by Kevin Compton, Hiawatha, KS.

Lot 13 - $10500, ½ interest in a SimAngus son of SAV Final Answer purchased by Duane McVey, Elizabeth, WV.

Lot 99 - $10500, a Purebred son of Make It Rain purchased by Jeff Thoele, LaCyne, KS.

Lot 14 - $9500, a SimAngus son of SAV Final Answer purchased by Bob Kechter, Vona, CO.

Lot 103 - $9500, a Purebred son of MCM Top Grade 018X purchased by Phil Kirby, Douglas, NE.

Lot 19 - $9000, a SimAngus son of GAR Progress purchased by Grass Valley Ranch, Austin, NV.

Lot 7 - $9000, a Purebred son of MCM Top Grade 018X purchased by Jager Farms, NE.

Lot 91 - $9000, a SimAngus son of Nichols Manifest purchased by Rosebrook Farms, Lincoln, KS.

VOLUME BULL BUYERS

Grass Valley Ranch, Austin, NV (11 head);Mike and Aaron Kough, Winona, KS (8 head); Rosebrook Farms LLC, Lincoln, KS (6 head);Bob Kechter, Vona, CO (4 head);John Hall, Owensville, MO (4 head); Wade Yoder, Yoder, CO (3 head); David Spurgin, Albia, IA (3 head).

A record crowd was on hand with bulls selling to buyers in KS, CO, OK, NE, MO, IN, IA, NV, TX and WV.