April 9, 2017
Auctioneer: Clint Hunter
Sale management: KK Seedstock Consultants Specialized Sales
Sale consultant: Bill Helton
Reported by: Corey Wilkins, NALF regional manager
Photos by: Dean Summerbell
5 – Cow-calf pairs – $2,350
10 – Bred heifers – $2,230
8 – Open heifers – $1,563
29 – Bulls – $2,472
52 – Live lots – $2,370
Semen – $9,750
Sale gross – $133,000
$5,500 – Bull – Lot 31, GLDL Delegate 621 ET, 3/13/2016, 50% Lim-Flex, homozygous polled, double black, sired by GAR Prophet, consigned by Glendenning J Bar J, Lebanon, Mo., purchased by Circle L Limousin, Burbank, Ohio
$4,000 – Bred heifer – Lot 7, AUTO Clair 256C ET, 2/27/2015, 75% Lim-Flex, homozygous polled, heterozygous black, sired by MAGS Unite Together, consigned by Pinegar Limousin, Springfield, Mo., purchased by Cross Creeks Farms, Gray, Tenn., and Win Vue Limousin, Bulls Gap, Tenn.
$3,600 – Bred heifer – Lot 6, AUTO Rain 221C ET, 1/25/2015, 50% Lim-Flex, sired by PVF Insight, consigned by Pinegar Limousin, Springfield, Mo., purchased by Saige Anderjaska, Willard, Mo.
Darrel Bishop, Lebanon, Mo., purchased three bulls from the American Pie offering.
The Missouri Limousin Breeders Association awarded their 2017 Commercial Producer of the Year award to Don and Dorothy Strope of Stope Farms LLC., Jefferson City, Mo. Presenting the award on behalf of the MLBA is Mark Haden.
MLBA members Paul Junkans and T. J. Callahan presented Charles and Debbie Youngblood, Jasper County, Mo., with the Missouri Limousin Breeders Association 2017 Hall of Fame Award.