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2014 Simmental & SimAngus Bull Sale Report
River Creek Farms 24th Annual Bull Sale
Date: February 12, 2014
Location: Manhattan, Kansas
Auctioneer: Jim Birdwell, OK

 

12 Fall Purebred Simmental Bulls averaged $5896
20 Fall SimAngus Bulls averaged $4937
17 Yearling PB Simmental Bulls averaged $4573
50 Yearling SimAngus Bulls averaged $5140
8 Yearling Angus Bulls averaged $5000
107 Total Fall and Yearling Bulls averaged $5058

 

High Selling Lots

Lot 1 - $9000, a Purebred son of MCM Top Grade 018X purchased by Rosebrook Farms LLC, Lincoln, KS.
Lot 18 - $8500, a SimAngus son of KNH Added Value 58W purchased by Hal Luthi, Madison, KS.
Lot 88 - $8500, a Purebred son of MCM Top Grade 018X purchased by Hal Luthi, Madison, KS.
Lot 66 - $8000, a SimAngus son of GW Premium Beef 021T purchased by Eric Nienke, Ellsworth, KS.
Lot 89 - $8000, a Purebred son of MCM Top Grade 018X purchased by Mike Spear, Lincoln, KS.
Lot 22 - $7750, a SimAngus son of MCM Top Grade 018X purchased by Rosebrook Farms LLC, Lincoln, KS.
Lot 5 - $7500, a Purebred son of MCM Top Grade 018X purchased by Chris Vohs, Bucyrus, KS.
Lot 40 - $7500, a SimAngus son of SAV Bismarck 5682 purchased by Jeff and Dan Pruitt, Beloit, KS.
Lot 41 - $7250, a SimAngus son of SAV Bismarck 5682 purchased by Mile Spear, Lincoln, KS.
Lot 42 - $7250, a SimAngus son of SAV Bismarck 5682 purchased by Ron and Christy Ratliff, Garnett, KS.
Lot 100 - $7000, a SimAngus son of MCM Top Grade 018X purchased by Jager Farms Simmental, Hazard, NE.
Lot 24 - $7000, a SimAngus son of MCM Top Grade 018X purchased by Rosebrook Farms LLC, Lincoln, KS.
Lot 49 - $7000, a SimAngus son of SAV Final Answer purchased by Jeff and Dan Pruitt, Beloit, KS.
Lot 50 - $7000, a SimAngus son of SAV Final Answer purchased by Jeff and Dan Pruitt, Beloit, KS.
Lot 51 - $7000, a SimAngus son of SAV Final Answer purchased by Jeff and Dan Pruitt, Beloit, KS.
Lot 59 - $7000, a SimAngus son of GW Premium Beef 021T purchased by Eric Nienke, Ellsworth, KS.

 

Volume Bull Buyers

Bob Kechter, Vona, CO; D. Rosebrook Farms LLC, Lincoln, KS; Francis Drouhard, Danville, KS; and Harold Heinen, Horton, KS, all repeat buyers purchased 5 head each. Mike Kough, Winona, KS; Jeff Thoele, Lacygne, KS; Jeff and Dan Pruitt, Beloit, KS; and Clinton Hammeke, Great Bend, KS all repeat buyers purchased 4 head each. New buyer Triangle H, Garden City, KS purchased 3 head.

 

A record crowd was on hand with bulls selling to buyers from KS, CO, OK, NE, MO, NM, AR, IL, IA, and GA.