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2016 Simmental & SimAngus Bull Sale Report
River Creek Farms 26th Annual Bull Sale
Date: February 10, 2016
Location: Manhattan, Kansas
Auctioneer: Jim Birdwell, OK

 

A Bull for Every Budget

Over $6000: 24% of bulls sold
$6000 to $4000: 40% of bulls sold
Under $4000: 36% of bulls sold
96 SimAngus and Simmental bulls averaged $5052
40 Fall SimAngus and Simmental Bulls averaged $6163
56 Yearling SimAngus and Simmental Bulls averaged $4259
18 Angus Bulls averaged $4278
21 Yearling SimAngus heifers averaged $2095

 

High Selling Lots

Lot 18 - $9750, a SimAngus son of Mytty In Focus purchased by David Knetter, Kansas City, KS
Lot 7 - $9500, a SimAngus son of SAV Final Answer purchased by R & R Cattle and Equipment LLC,Lincoln, KS
Lot 108 - $8500, a SimAngus son of SAV Final Answer purchased by Pat Crampton, Pretty Prairie, KS
Lot 1 - $8250, a SimAngus son of MCM Top Grade 018X purchased by Jager Farms, NE
Lot 19 - $8000, a SimAngus son of RC Club King purchased by Bob Kechter, Vona, CO
Lot 15 - $8000, a SimAngus son of SAV Bismarck 5682 purchased by Gottsch Cattle Co, Hastings, NE
Lot 17 - $8000, a SimAngus son of SAV Bismarck 5682 purchased by Gottsch Cattle Co, Hastings, NE

 

Volume Bull Buyers

Grass Valley Ranch, Austin, NV; Ron and Christy Ratliff, Garnett, KS; Bob Kechter, Vona, CO; Roy Kloppenborg, Douglas, NE; Kyle Berning, Lakin, KS; R&R Cattle and Equipment LLC, Lincoln, KS; Sam and Wayne Drouhard, Harper, KS; Ray Helmer, Marion, KS; Steve Lundberg, Frankfort, KS; John Hall, Owensville, MO.

 

Volume Female Buyers

Toby Kechter, Vona, CO; Marc Henry, Longford, KS

 

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