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October 22, 2019 posted by Candace & Helge By

M&L Cattle Company Female Sale

October 20, 2019 Indian River, ON
………………….Gross Average
1 Cow/calf Pair $3,000  $3,000
3 Bred Cows     12,050   4,017
8 Bred Heifers   27,250   3,406
12 Lots            $42,300 $3,525

High Selling Bred Cow
Lot 12, PCFL Floralie 55A, sired by PCFL Calais 145X, bred to SCF Fernando 435F. Sold for $5,300 to Wilkie Charolais, Big Valley, AB.

High Selling Bred Heifer
Lot 3, M&L Ms Performer 680F, sired by M&L Performer 92C, bred to M&L Castor 102D. Sold for $4,200 to Wilkie Charolais.

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October 21, 2019 posted by Jon Wright

Fondoak Farm/Southview Farm Ltd. Win Expo Boeuf

Fondoak Foxy 2F, sired by Cedardale Zeal 125Z, owned by Fondoak Farm, Renfrew, ON was selected Grand Champion Female of the Expo Boeuf Charolais 28 head BOSS Show, October 12th in Victoriaville, QC. Judge Jean-Pierre Patry, Weedon, then chose POST Grace 819G, sired by Pleasant Dawn Chisum 819G, from MRF Charolais, Kingsey Falls, as his Reserve Grand Champion Female. Grand Champion Bull was MR Southview Zeal 60E, sired by Cedardale Zeal 125Z, from Southview Farm Ltd., Courtice, ON. Reserve Grand Champion Bull was Blackbern Gavin 22G, sired by Rosso Double Down 8Z, from Blackbern Charolais, Cobden, ON

 

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October 20, 2019 posted by Candace & Helge By

Autumn Prestige Sale

October 19, 2019 Campbellford, ON
……………………Gross Average
3 Cow/calf Pairs $26,200 $8,733
26 Bred Heifers    80,750   3,106
12 Heifer Calves  30,200    2,517
41 Lots             $137,150  $3,345

High Selling Cow/calf Pair
Lot 35, Blackbern Elsa 18E, sired by Rosso Double Down 8Z, bred to Turnbull’s Equipped 216E. Sold for $7,000 to Borderland Cattle Co., Rockglen, SK. Consigned by Blackbern Farms, Foresters Falls.
Lot 35A, Blackbern Gabrielle 1G, sired by WR Travel Agent A602. Sold for $6,000 to Borderland Cattle Co.

High Selling Bred Heifer
Lot 1, BPL Fantastic 5F, sired by Land O’ Lakes Havana 3U, bred to WC Uncharted 7328. Sold for $6,000 to Cockburn Farms, Iroquois Falls. Consigned by Potter Charolais, Earlton.

High Selling Heifer Calf
Lot 39, PHL Starstruck ET 14G, sired by PZC Bottoms Up 5011 ET. Sold for $3,800 to Terry Creek Charolais, Baltimore. Consigned by Partridge Hollow Charolais, Consecon.

 

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October 19, 2019 posted by Candace & Helge By

Uppin’ the Ante Sale

October 18, 2019 Hanover, ON
………………………Gross Average
1 Bred Cow             $4,600  $4,600
21 Bred Heifers      114,050   5,431
14 Heifer Calves      63,650   4,546
36 Lots                 $182,300 $5,064

High Selling Bred Heifer
Lot 13, Medonte Evetta 14F, sired by TR Mr Fire Water 5792RET, bred to D R Revelation 467. Sold for $11,250 to Robert Arsenault, Nine Mile Creek, PE. Consigned by Medonte Charolais, Hillsdale.

High Selling Heifer Calf
Lot 34, EMB Obsession 68G, sired by Cedardale Zeal 125Z. Sold for $9,000 to Steppler Farms, Miami, MB. Consigned by EMB Charolais, Oro-Medonte.

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October 18, 2019 posted by Candace & Helge By

Former Charolais Breeder Passes

Leonard Nykoliation, beloved husband of Marilyn and father of Greg, Michael and Gordon, passed away at his home in Virden, MB on Tuesday, October 15th, 2019 in his 80th year. Len and Marilyn started in the purebred Charolais business in the 1970s and were active for over 30 years. Funeral services will be at St. Paul’s United Church, Virden at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 22nd. A time of viewing and visitation will be held at Carscadden Funeral Chapel, Virden on Monday, October 21st from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.

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October 10, 2019 posted by Candace & Helge By

McLeod Sweeps Olds Show

Cedarlea Wren 13E, sired by Circle Cee Legend 307A with her LT Affinity 6221 Pld bull calf at side, exhibited by McLeod Livestock, Cochrane, was selected Grand Champion Female at the Olds (AB) Fall Classic Show, October 6th. The Reserve Grand Champion Female of this 34 entry show judged by Cheramie Viator, Turnbull, TX was RRMM Ms Miles Baby 18E, sired by PCC Balistik 441P and her CML Copyright 714E heifer calf at side, exhibited by Nelson Hirsche Purebreds, Del Bonita. The Grand Champion Bull was CML Copyright 714E, sired by CJC Trademark H45, owned by McLeod Livestock & Nelson Hirsche Purebreds. The Reserve Grand Champion Bull was Bridor Fortune Maker 6F, sired by Cedardale Zeal 125Z, exhibited by Springside Farms, Airdrie. Complete results will be in the October Charolais Banner.

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October 7, 2019 posted by Jon Wright

Kingsmeadow Land & Cattle & Hunter Acres Charolais Win Classic Heritage Charolais Show

Hunter Acres Florence 2F, sired by Merit Roundup 9508W, exhibited by Hunter Acres Charolais of Hunter River, was slapped Grand Champion Female at the Classic Heritage Beef Show, a BOSS show, in Windsor, Nova Scotia on September 20th. Reserve Grand Champion Female of this 28 entry show, judged by Tyson Hertz, Fir Mountain, SK was Hunter Acres Geraldine 2G, sired by WR Wrangler W601. Grand Champion Bull was PCHF Bigg Yipper 4F, sired by Winn Mans Big Rig 639Y, owned by Kingsmeadow Land & Cattle, Windsor. Reserve Grand Champion Bull was Hunter Acres Georgie 4G, sired by WR Wrangler W601, from Hunter Acres. Complete results will be in the October Charolais Banner. Grand Champion Female not pictured.

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October 6, 2019 posted by Candace & Helge By

Ranch Ostiguy Charolais Dispersal

October 5, 2019 St-Cesaire, QC
……………………….Gross Average
16 Cow/calf Pairs $126,100  $7,881
15 Bred Cows           49,150   3,277
7 Bred Heifers           29,100   4,157
1 Mature Bull               7,500   7,500
39 Lots                   $211,850 $5,432

High Selling Cow/calf Pair
Lot 32, Miss Louber Remington 265Z, sired by Hicks Remington 31U, bred to SVY Wizard 707E. Sold for $5,500 to Ferme Coujo Charolais, Nortre-Dame-Du-Bon-Conseil.
Lot 32A, Post Gracia 265G, sired by First. Sold for $6,000 to Ferme Louber, Ste-Marie.

High Selling Bred Cow
Lot 26, Post Diana 84D, sired by Circle Cee Legend 307A, bred to Sparrows Eldorado 361L. Sold for $4,950 to Golden Brook Farms, Upper Malagash, NS.

High Selling Bred Heifer
Lot 12, Post Miss Eldorado 36E, sired by Sparrows Eldorado 361L, bred to HRJ Maverick 556C. Sold for $7,500 to Kaiser Cattle Co., Hussar, AB.

High Selling Mature Bull
Lot 14, MRF Pure Power 3D, sired by Anjou Pure Power 184Y. Sold for $7,500 to 21 Genetics, Acme, AB.

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October 5, 2019 posted by Candace & Helge By

Former Charolais Breeder Passes

Gene Foat of Foat Charolais, Carstairs, AB passed away Sept. 25th due to complications from a farming accident at the age of 74. Gene and his son Mike dispersed their Charolais herd in 2016. A celebration of Gene’s Life will be held on Monday, October 7 at 11:00 a.m. at Cremona Congregational Church.

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October 1, 2019 posted by Jon Wright

Charolais Bull Wins Supreme

OBR Outback Dakota 2D, sired by TR PZC Mr Turton 0794 ET, exhibited by Outback Ranch Land & Cattle, Simonds, NB was selected Grand Champion Charolais and Supreme Champion Bull of all breeds at New Brunswick Beef Expo, September 20th in Sussex.  The Grand Champion Charolais Female, of this 15 entry show, selected by judge Andre Steppler, Miami, MB, was OBR Outback Princess 4B, sired by WR Wrangler W601 with her twin OBR Outback Dakota 2D heifer calves at side, exhibited by Outback Ranch Land & Cattle.