Dubuc Bella 430B, sired by Shelco Made Easy 512R from Dubuc Charolais, Ste-Eulalie was selected Grand Champion Female at the Expo Boeuf Show, Victoriaville, QC on Oct. 11th. Reserve Grand Champion Female was Cornerview Your Babe 15B, sired by Sparrows Barlow 254Z from Cornerview Charolais, Cobden, ON. Judge Michel Gagne named Cornerview Atlas 26A by CSS Sir Gridmaker 2W from Cornerview Charolais Grand Champion of this 52 entry show. Reserve Grand Champion Bull was OBR New Direction 1B by WR Wrangler W601 exhibited by Outback Ranch, Simond, NB.
October 18, 2014 Campbellford, ON
2 Cow/Calf Pairs $16,500 $8,250
21 Bred Heifers 93,050 4,431
7 Heifer Calves 20,850 2,978
2 Bull Calves 9,050 4,525
32 Lots $139,450 $4,358
High Selling Cow/Calf Pair
Lot 31, Hicks Whorl 32W, sired by Sparrows Vintage 75R, bred to Hicks Remington 31U. Sold for Jack Kelly, Warkworth. Consigned by Hicks Charolais, Arthur.
Lot 31A, Hicks Bachelor 40B, sired by WESC Hicks Revolver 14R. Sold for $4,200 to Derek Lord.
High Selling Bred Heifer
Lot 26, Melbar Sweet Pea 4A, sired by Sparrows Fargo 811U, bred to LT Ledger. Sold for $6,200 to Kirlene Cattle Co., Brighton. Consigned by Melbar Farms, Ameliasburg.
High Selling Heifer Calf
Lot 3, Amabec Bianca 7B, sired by Amabec Y’s Guy 2Y. Sold for $3,650 to Bellhaven Farms, Coldwater. Consigned by AmaBec Charolais, Warkworth.
High Selling Bull Calf
Lot 4, Amabec Bullwinkle 13B, sired by Cedardale Revival 110Y. Sold for $5,300 to Bernie Robinson, Odessa. Consigned by AmaBec Charolais.
CRG Barely Legal 69B by TR PZC Mr Turton 0794 exhibited by Oattes Cattle Co., Cobden was selected Grand Champion female at the Renfrew, Ontario BOSS Show on September 7th. Res. Grand Champion female of this 40 entry show was was CRG Stoppin Traffic 10B by TR PZC Mr Turton 0794 also from Oattes Cattle Co. Judge Shawn McIntosh slapped Baker Farms Zuma 4Z, by Gerrard Montezuma 6T exhibited by Baker Farms, Madoc Grand Champion bull and CRG Crown Royal 19B, by PZC Mr Turton 0794 from Oattes Cattle Co. Res. Grand Champion bull.
Tweets From the Road
Claresholm-One iron calves 46 tan steers 694 lb 2.70 or $1,874, 40 tan heifers 646 lb 2.55 or $1,647. Heifers best part of using #charolais
Cash fat cattle in Texas and Kansas hit $170. Record highs which pulled the Oct. cattle contract to 170 as well. #lovinthecattlebusiness
146 Charolais entered in Canadian Western Agribition show. Up 20 head. 17 lots in the sale including pick of A. Sparrow cowherd. #charolais
Early flight from Regina to Toronto for the Autumn Prestige sale tomorrow. #charolais