October 16, 2018 posted by Candace & Helge By

M & L Cattle Co. Purebred Charolais Dispersal

October 8, 2018 Indian River, ON
…………………….Gross Average
7 Cow/calf Pairs   $35,400 $5,057
6 Bred Cows          20,000   3,333
3 Bred Heifers          5,700   1,900
3 Heifer Calves        6,450    2,150
19 Lots                 $67,550  $3,555

4 Embryos              $1,800     $450
5 Doses Semen         $790     $158

Total Sale Gross    $70,140

High Selling Cow/Calf Pair
Lot 57, JSR Lucy 3B, sired by HTA Vegas 134Y, bred to CWW Double Take 291D. Sold for $7,250 to Southview Farm, Courtice.
Lot 57A, M&L Freedom 3F, sired by M&L Watcher 681W. Sold for $4,750 to Eric Trepanier, Fassett, QC

High Selling Bred Cow
Lot 58, M&L Lucy 3D, sired by XAL Fire Up 5A, bred to M&L Jugurtha 231D. Sold for $4,600 to Armsview Charolais, Newburgh.

High Selling Heifer Calf
Lot 69, M&L Ms Casanova 75E, sired by High Bluff Casanova 13C. Sold for $2,900 to Mack’s Charolais, Campbellford.

October 14, 2018 posted by Candace & Helge By

Autumn Prestige Sale

October 13, 2018 Campbellford, ON
……………………Gross Average
2 Cow/calf Pairs  $12,800 $6,400
4 Bred Cows         14,700   3,675
32 Bred Heifers   115,100   3,597
10 Heifer Calves   35,400   3,540
2 Bull Calves          3,650   1,825
50 Lots             $181,650  $3,633

High Selling Bred Heifers
Lot 34, PALE Miss Rome 5E, sired by PCC Rome 437B, bred to Pleasant Dawn Chisum 216A. Sold for $5,500 to DRD Charolais, Sintaluta, SK. Consigned by Ferme Palerme, Gatineau, QC.

Lot 39, Blackbern Dance 38D, sired by LT Sundance 2251 Pld, bred to Rosso Double Down 8Z. Sold for $5,500 to Double T Farms, Shawville, QC. Consigned by Blackbern Farms, Foresters Falls.

High Selling Heifer Calf
Lot 45B, Whitewater Fiesta 13F, sired by SOS Chuck Wagon 54C. Sold for $5,000 to DRD Charolais. Consigned by Whitewater Livestock, Haley Station.

October 8, 2018 posted by Candace & Helge By

Daines Cattle O’Neill Livestock/ Kay R Land & Cattle, Elders Charolais, Thomas Ranch, Polzin Charolais Win Olds Fall Classic.

ONL Miss Allie 6D, sired by JIL Thunder Roll 69Z with her Reese Duke 239d heifer calf at side, exhibited by Daines Cattle and O’Neill Livestock, Red Deer County was selected as Grand Champion Female at Olds Fall Classic (BOSS) show October 5. The Reserve Champion of this 34-entry show judged by Craig Wilgenbusch, Halbrite, SK, SK. was SOS Autumn Day 56E, sired by SOS Home Grown 15C, exhibited by Springside Farms, Airdrie, AB. The Grand Champion Bull was Sharodon Double Vision 1D, sired by Cedardale Zeal 125Z, owned by Kay R Land and Cattle, Waskatenau, Elders Charolais, Coronach, Sharodon Charolais, On, Thomas Ranch and Polzin Cattle, SD. The Reserve Champion Bull was Elder’s Daunte 36D an Elder’s Blackjack 788 B son, exhibited by Vikse Family Farm, Donalda.

October 7, 2018 posted by Candace & Helge By

Sunrise Charolais Dispersal

October 6, 2018 Stayner, ON
…………………… .Gross Average
14 Cow/calf Pairs $101,350 $7,239
11 Bred Cows           35,600   3,236
5 Bred Heifers          22,250   4,450
1 Mature Bull              4,500   4,500
31 Lots                 $163,700  $5,281

138 Doses of Semen $6,550 $47/dose
1 Embryo Lot    $1,000 $200/embryo

Total Gross $171,230

High Selling Cow/calf Pair
Lot 28, Gerrard Evetta 41D, sired by SVY Blitz 125Y, bred to Cornerview Dashboard 39D. Sold for $5,300 to Cockburn Farms, Iroquois Falls.
Lot 28A, Sunrise Fame 31F, sired by PH Persona 153A. Sold for $3,800 to Larry Greer, Norland.

High Selling Bred Heifer
Lot 21, Sunrise Eden 19E, sired by Cedardale Zeal 125Z, bred to PZC Bottoms Up 5011. Sold for $8,250 to Sunrise Charolais II, Stayner.

High Selling Herdbull
Lot 31, Sunrise Sunburst 21Y, sired by LT Bluegrass 4017 P. Sold for $4,500 to Bar H Charolais, Grenfell, SK.

October 3, 2018 posted by Candace & Helge By

Former Charolais breeder passes

Carol Jackson, wife of Stan Jackson of Inglis, MB passed away today at the age of 88. She and Stan started White Pearl Charolais in 1977 and held the Hi-Weigh Bull Sale at their farm for many years. Carol was active with the Manitoba Charolettes for many years. They were awarded the CCA Honour Roll in 2002. Funeral will be held Monday, October 8th at 2:00 in the United Church, Russell.

September 30, 2018 posted by Candace & Helge By

Land O’ Lakes Dispersal Sale

September 29, 2018 Campbellford, ON
………………………..Gross Average
22 Cow/calf Pairs $94,025 $4,274
8 Bred Cows          19,150   2,394
26 Bred Heifers      64,950   2,498
56 Lots              $178,125  $3,180

1 Embryo Lot       $2,500 $500/embryo
210 Doses of Semen $12,485 $59/dose

Total Gross $193,110

High Selling Cow/calf Pair
Lot 59, Kirlene Havana Joy 10B, sired by Land O’Lakes Havana 3U, bred to Land O’Lakes Tautus 14C. Sold for $5,200 to Acadia Ranching, Acadia Valley, AB.
Lot 59A, Land O’ Lakes Joy 1F, sired by LT Ledger 0332 P. Sold for $2,900 to Dan Hulton, Wolfe Island.

High Selling Bred Heifers
Lot 37, DYLN Dre 22D, sired by Land O’ Lakes Budsmydad 7B, bred to LT Affinity 6221 Pld. Sold for $4,000 to Dale Lazier, Shannonville.

Lot 15, DYLN Denali 13D, sired by JWX Waters Edge 3A, bred to Land O’ Lakes Curly 5C. Sold for $4,000 to Lady Fane Charolais, Crapaud, PE.

Lot 60, DYLN Joy 15E, sired by Land O’ Lakes Tautus 14C, bred to LT Affinity 6221 Pld. Sold for $4,000 to Terry Creek Charolais, Baltimore.

September 30, 2018 posted by Candace & Helge By

Rollin’ Acres, Dudgeon-Snobelen, McAvoy/Baker Win Lindsay Show

BF Cinderella Z 14C, sired by D R Revelation 467 and her twin SOS Chuck Wagon heifer calves at side, exhibited by Baker Farms, Madoc was slapped Grand Champion Female at the Lindsay (ON) BOSS Show, September 22nd. Reserve Grand Champion Female of this 72 entry show, judged by Jill Harvie, Olds, AB was MVY Stella 20E, sired by MCF Bohannon 305A from BZBT Cattle Co., Melanathon & Rollin’ Acres Charolais, Shelburne. Grand Champion Bull was MVY Caous 64D, sired by TR PZC Mr Turton 0794 ET, owned by Rollin’ Acres Charolais, Dudgeon-Snobelen Farms, Ripley & McAvoy Charolais, Arelee, SK. Reserve Grand Champion Bull was Moyer’s Ferdinand 2F exhibited by Moyer Cattle Co., Arthur.

September 24, 2018 posted by Candace & Helge By

Charolais Female Supreme at Renfrew

CRG Princess Valentine 42D, sired by TR PZC Mr Turton 0794 ET and her bull calf sired by M & M Outsider 4003 PLD won Supreme Champion Female of the Renfrew, ON Fair on September 9th. Exhbited by Oattes Cattle Co, Cobden this pair was Grand Champion of the Charolais BOSS show earlier in the day.

The rest of the Champions from the Charolais show as judged by John Vancise of Stayner were Grand Champion Bull Cornerview Express 2E, sired by SVY Monument Pld 159Y and exhibited by Cornerview Charolais, Cobden. Reserve Grand Champion Bull was Whitewater Franchise 1F, sired by S0S Chuck Wagon 54C and shown by Whitewater Livestock, Haley Station and Reserve Grand Champion Female was BF Cinderella Z 14C, sired by D R Revelation 467 and her twin heifer calves by SOS Chuck Wagon 54C and exhibited by Baker Farms, Madoc.

September 17, 2018 posted by Candace & Helge By

Charcross Steers Sweep Dauphin 4-H

Porter Fox of Eddystone Combined Club won Grand Champion steer at the Dauphin (MB) 4-H show and sale June 28th. The steer weighed 1,487 lb and sold for $2.40/lb to Dauphin & Ste Rose Vet Clinic.  Reserve Grand Champion steer as judged by Michael Hunter was exhibited by Nia Devonald of the Rorketon Variety 4-H Club. This steer weighed 1,369 lb and sold for $1.90/lb to Ste Rose Concrete. The average price of the 22 steers was $2.20/lb.

September 13, 2018 posted by Candace & Helge By

Charcross Steer Wins Byemoor 4-H

A 1,402 lb Charcross steer of Addison Chardoneau won the Byemoor 4-H Beef Club Grand Champion honours at the Stettler (AB) District Show, June 5th. Judged by Dan Skeels the steer sold for $3.50/lb to Rushton Agencies, Stettler.