Willie Caul, Caul Charolais, Devlin, ON passed away on May 21st, 2017. Willie was a great Charolais enthusiast and breeder in the Rainy River Country of Ontario for decades.
Check out all the bull sale results in the May Banner now online. 6% more bulls sold, with the average only down 8%. Considering the feeder market last fall, this is pretty amazing. This was the third highest average ever and the second highest gross attained. In total 3,230 bulls sold in 90 sales for an average of $6,103 to gross $19,713,525.
Clayton Dodge of Miami, Manitoba passed away April 27th at the age of 91. From 1963 to the 90’s Clayton and Gert ran a Charolais herd under the name of Dodge Charolais at Darlingford. Clayton was pre-deceased by Gert in 2000. She was the first MCA secretary from 1968 to 1971 and both were very active in the early days of Charolais in Manitoba.
Funeral service will be held on Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at the Miami Community Hall with Shirley McLaren officiating. Interment will take place in the Miami Cemetery.