February 3, 2018
Airdrie, Alberta, Canada
Auctioneer: Dan Skeels
Reported by: Andy Rest, NALF regional manager
27 – Limousin, Lim-Flex & SimAngus bulls – $5,033*
Sale Gross – $135,900*
$10,000 – Bull – Lot 1, R & R Beefmaker 116D, 6/8/2016, purebred, black, polled, sired by R & R Beefmaker 7Z, purchased by Leonard Limousin, Holstein, Iowa.
$6,500 – Bull – Lot 3, R & R Beefmaker 117D, 6/16/2016, purebred, homozygous black, homozygous polled, sired by R & R Beefmaker 32A, purchased by SWS Farms, Matawa, Ontario.
$5,700 – Bull – Lot 2, R & R Beefmaker 130D, 8/1/2016, purebred, black, homozygous polled, sired by R & R Beefmaker 7Z, purchased by Fehr Farming, Worsley, Alberta.
$5,600 – Bull- Lot 4, R & R Beefmaker 20D, 6/7/2016, purebred, black, homozygous polled, sired by R & R Beefmaker 32A, purchased by Petkau Enterprises, Morden, Manitoba.
$5,500 – Lot 24, R & R Beefmaker 11D, 6/2/2016, Lim-Flex, homozygous black, homozygous polled, sired by WR Journey IX74, purchased by Robert Hoff, East Coulee, Alberta.
(Bollum)- R & R Acres owner Randy Bollum, left, is pictured with long-time buyers Cody, Ethan and Stan Jensen of Water Valley, Alberta after the successful sale.
(Wray)- Doug Wray, left, Irricana, Alberta purchased two top bulls at the R & R Acres sale.
(Crowd)- Despite extremely cold and snowy conditions, a large crowd was on hand for the 18th annual R & R Acres sale.