November 13, 2016
Auctioneer: C.K. “Sonny” Booth
Sale management: MC Marketing Management
Sale consultants: Grassroots Consulting, R & R Marketing, and Helton Consulting
Reported by Andy Rest, NALF regional manager
15 – Fall pairs – $3,360
39 – Spring bred females – $4,121
33 – Open heifers – $6,135
87 – Total lots – $4,753
Total sale gross – $413,550
$30,500 – Open heifer – Lot 4B, CJSL Delta 6096D, 3/1/2016, double black, homozygous polled, Lim-Flex, sired by SAV Bismarck 5682, purchased by Carter Hoge, Good Hope, Ill.
$15,000 – Bred female – Lot 28, CELL Classic 5312C, 2/16/2015, homozygous black, homozygous polled, Lim-Flex, sired by PVF Insight 0129, bred to MAGS Aviator, purchased by Magness Land and Cattle, Platteville, Colo.
$15,000 – Open heifer – Lot 19, ADLL Dolce 6083D, 3/1/2016, homozygous black, polled, Lim-Flex, sired by COLE Absolute 05A, purchased by Layton Schur, Plainview, Texas.
$12,500 – Bred female – Lot 38, CJSL Coral 5024C, 1/25/2015, homozygous black, homozygous polled, Lim-Flex, sired by daughter of MAGS Anchor, bred to MAGS Y-Axis, purchased by Tubmill Creek Farms, New Florence, Penn.
$12,500 – Open heifer – Lot 1, CJSL Dynasty 6111D, 3/3/2016, black, homozygous polled, Lim-Flex, sired by Silveiras Style 9303, purchased by Fletcher Hennessey, Deslacs, N.D.
$11,000 – Open heifer – Lot 5A, CELL Dreamy 6273D, 1/23/2016, black, homozygous polled, Lim-Flex, sired by TMCK Hydraulic 17Y, purchased by Ratliff’s Cherry Creek Farm, Westphalia, Kan.
0011- Charles Linhart, far left, is pictured with several of the sale’s volume buyers including Brian Darrington, Underwood, Iowa, center, and Roger Vorthmann and Deb Vorthmann, Treynor, Iowa.
0015- Tubmill Creek Farms Manager Zeb O’Boyle, New Florence, Penn., left, purchased one of the Linhart Sale’s high selling bred females and is picture with Aaron Linhart, right, and his girlfriend, Sara Andrew.
9692- Layton Schur, Plainview, Texas, left, along with his mother Dina purchased one of the top show heifer prospects at the Linhart Sale. (Photo by Dean Summerbell)