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Whitestone Krebs Ranch 31st Annual Production Sale

Scott Dirk

Connor and Gary Dethlefs, representing Carl Dethlefs & Sons Angus of Rockville, NE, purchased a new herdsire at the Whitestone Krebs sale.

Whitestone Krebs Ranch held their annual production sale at the ranch on March 11, 2011. This sale has been one of the destination sales in the Angus breed for cattlemen looking for top-notch, cutting-edge genetics. This sale featured the 2011 Reserve Carload of Angus bulls from the National Western Stock Show and the very first sons of new WK ranch herdsires VAR Rocky, HARB Rick O’Shay and Pine Ridge Hammer – Herdsires that are sure to make an impact on the Angus breed.

Throughout the past 30-plus years, Eldon and Louisa Krebs and family, along with partner George Lemm, have developed one of the top seedstock programs in the Angus breed. The bulls and females from this ranch have proven themselves not only in the show ring, but in the breeding pasture, where commercial cattlemen are the true judge. Bulls sold in price ranges to meet any commercial cattlemen’s budget, with the majority in the $2,000-$4,500 range.

The overall sale offering was very uniform and consistent from top to bottom with several of the top bulls selling in the middle of the day. The sale heifers were broody and feminine and should develop into top producing cows.

The top-selling bull on the day was Lot 1, WK Rocky 0030, a 2/18/10 son of WAR Rocky 80029 with EPDs of BW 1.9, WW 69, YW 114 and Milk 27. This powerful calving ease herdsire prospect was the heaviest weight per day of age (WDA) bull of the entire sale offering and sold to Angus Genetics of Russia for $100,000.

Lot 11, WK Rocky 0024, a 2/12/10 son of VAR Rocky, sold to Twin Rivers Livestock, Fallon, NV, for $30,000. This was another powerful calving ease herdsire prospect with EPDs of BW 1.0, WW 62, YW 101 and Milk 28.

Vision Angus, Amherst, CO, and Alta Genetics, Balzak, Alberta, Canada, teamed up to purchase Lot 14, WK Rick O’Shay 0272, a 2/28/10 son of HARB Rick O’Shay 838 JH for $22,000. This bull has EPDs of BW 1.8, WW 57, YW 106 and Milk 27.

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Selling at $18,000 was Lot 3, WK Rocky 0229, a 2/7/10 son of VAR Rocky with EPDs of BW 0.7, WW 67, YW 98, Milk 26. He found a new home with John Gall, Odell, IL.

Alta Genetics struck again on Lot 151, WK Rick O’Shay 0521, a 2/8/10 son of HARB Rick O’Shay 838 JH. This bull posted EPDs of BW 1.6, WW 64, YW 114 and Milk 29, and sold for $16,000.

Lot 18, WK Vegas 0125, a 2/14/10 son of WK Vegas with EPDs of BW 3.5, WW 59, YW 109 and Milk 23, sold to Edgar Bros., Rockham, SD, for $15,000.

Lot 10, WK Vegas 0446, a 3/5/10 son of WK Vegas with EPDs of BW 2.7, WW 55, YW 100 and Milk 21, sold to Twin Mills Angus, Ansley, NE, for $12,500.

Lot 26, WK Vegas 0445, a 2/22/10 son of WK Vegas, sold to Carl Dethlefs & Sons Angus, Rockville, NE, for $11,000. This bull has EPDs of BW 2.7, WW 55, YW 100 and Milk 21.

Lot 2, WK Rocky 0238, a 2/7/10 son of VAR Rocky with EPDs of BW 1.8, WW 67, YW 100 and Milk 25, sold to Varilek Angus, Geddes, SD, for $10,500.

Lot 17, WK Vegas 0447, a 2/20/10 son of WK Vegas with EPDs of BW 0.4, WW 55, YW 101 and Milk 21, sold to Thomas Angus Ranch, Harold, SD, and Chestnut Angus, Pipestone, MN, for $10,000.

The top draft of commercial fall bred heifers was 10 head of Angus heifers bred to Sonic, a SimAngus bull to start calving Aug. 30 for $1,775. The top draft of open commercial yearling heifers was 40 head at $1,075.

Whitestone Krebs Ranch held their annual production sale at the ranch on March 11, 2011. This sale has been one of the destination sales in the Angus breed for cattlemen looking for top-notch, cutting-edge genetics. This sale featured the 2011 Reserve Carload of Angus bulls from the National Western Stock Show and the very first sons of new WK ranch herdsires VAR Rocky, HARB Rick O’Shay and Pine Ridge Hammer – Herdsires that are sure to make an impact on the Angus breed.

Throughout the past 30-plus years, Eldon and Louisa Krebs and family, along with partner George Lemm, have developed one of the top seedstock programs in the Angus breed. The bulls and females from this ranch have proven themselves not only in the show ring, but in the breeding pasture, where commercial cattlemen are the true judge. Bulls sold in price ranges to meet any commercial cattlemen’s budget, with the majority in the $2,000-$4,500 range.

The overall sale offering was very uniform and consistent from top to bottom with several of the top bulls selling in the middle of the day. The sale heifers were broody and feminine and should develop into top producing cows.

The top-selling bull on the day was Lot 1, WK Rocky 0030, a 2/18/10 son of WAR Rocky 80029 with EPDs of BW 1.9, WW 69, YW 114 and Milk 27. This powerful calving ease herdsire prospect was the heaviest weight per day of age (WDA) bull of the entire sale offering and sold to Angus Genetics of Russia for $100,000.

Lot 11, WK Rocky 0024, a 2/12/10 son of VAR Rocky, sold to Twin Rivers Livestock, Fallon, NV, for $30,000. This was another powerful calving ease herdsire prospect with EPDs of BW 1.0, WW 62, YW 101 and Milk 28.

Vision Angus, Amherst, CO, and Alta Genetics, Balzak, Alberta, Canada, teamed up to purchase Lot 14, WK Rick O’Shay 0272, a 2/28/10 son of HARB Rick O’Shay 838 JH for $22,000. This bull has EPDs of BW 1.8, WW 57, YW 106 and Milk 27.

Selling at $18,000 was Lot 3, WK Rocky 0229, a 2/7/10 son of VAR Rocky with EPDs of BW 0.7, WW 67, YW 98, Milk 26. He found a new home with John Gall, Odell, IL.

Alta Genetics struck again on Lot 151, WK Rick O’Shay 0521, a 2/8/10 son of HARB Rick O’Shay 838 JH. This bull posted EPDs of BW 1.6, WW 64, YW 114 and Milk 29, and sold for $16,000.

Lot 18, WK Vegas 0125, a 2/14/10 son of WK Vegas with EPDs of BW 3.5, WW 59, YW 109 and Milk 23, sold to Edgar Bros., Rockham, SD, for $15,000.

Lot 10, WK Vegas 0446, a 3/5/10 son of WK Vegas with EPDs of BW 2.7, WW 55, YW 100 and Milk 21, sold to Twin Mills Angus, Ansley, NE, for $12,500.

Lot 26, WK Vegas 0445, a 2/22/10 son of WK Vegas, sold to Carl Dethlefs & Sons Angus, Rockville, NE, for $11,000. This bull has EPDs of BW 2.7, WW 55, YW 100 and Milk 21.

Lot 2, WK Rocky 0238, a 2/7/10 son of VAR Rocky with EPDs of BW 1.8, WW 67, YW 100 and Milk 25, sold to Varilek Angus, Geddes, SD, for $10,500.

Lot 17, WK Vegas 0447, a 2/20/10 son of WK Vegas with EPDs of BW 0.4, WW 55, YW 101 and Milk 21, sold to Thomas Angus Ranch, Harold, SD, and Chestnut Angus, Pipestone, MN, for $10,000.

The top draft of commercial fall bred heifers was 10 head of Angus heifers bred to Sonic, a SimAngus bull to start calving Aug. 30 for $1,775. The top draft of open commercial yearling heifers was 40 head at $1,075.

Whitestone Krebs Ranch held their annual production sale at the ranch on March 11, 2011. This sale has been one of the destination sales in the Angus breed for cattlemen looking for top-notch, cutting-edge genetics. This sale featured the 2011 Reserve Carload of Angus bulls from the National Western Stock Show and the very first sons of new WK ranch herdsires VAR Rocky, HARB Rick O’Shay and Pine Ridge Hammer – Herdsires that are sure to make an impact on the Angus breed.

Throughout the past 30-plus years, Eldon and Louisa Krebs and family, along with partner George Lemm, have developed one of the top seedstock programs in the Angus breed. The bulls and females from this ranch have proven themselves not only in the show ring, but in the breeding pasture, where commercial cattlemen are the true judge. Bulls sold in price ranges to meet any commercial cattlemen’s budget, with the majority in the $2,000-$4,500 range.

The overall sale offering was very uniform and consistent from top to bottom with several of the top bulls selling in the middle of the day. The sale heifers were broody and feminine and should develop into top producing cows.

The top-selling bull on the day was Lot 1, WK Rocky 0030, a 2/18/10 son of WAR Rocky 80029 with EPDs of BW 1.9, WW 69, YW 114 and Milk 27. This powerful calving ease herdsire prospect was the heaviest weight per day of age (WDA) bull of the entire sale offering and sold to Angus Genetics of Russia for $100,000.

Lot 11, WK Rocky 0024, a 2/12/10 son of VAR Rocky, sold to Twin Rivers Livestock, Fallon, NV, for $30,000. This was another powerful calving ease herdsire prospect with EPDs of BW 1.0, WW 62, YW 101 and Milk 28.

Vision Angus, Amherst, CO, and Alta Genetics, Balzak, Alberta, Canada, teamed up to purchase Lot 14, WK Rick O’Shay 0272, a 2/28/10 son of HARB Rick O’Shay 838 JH for $22,000. This bull has EPDs of BW 1.8, WW 57, YW 106 and Milk 27.

Selling at $18,000 was Lot 3, WK Rocky 0229, a 2/7/10 son of VAR Rocky with EPDs of BW 0.7, WW 67, YW 98, Milk 26. He found a new home with John Gall, Odell, IL.

Alta Genetics struck again on Lot 151, WK Rick O’Shay 0521, a 2/8/10 son of HARB Rick O’Shay 838 JH. This bull posted EPDs of BW 1.6, WW 64, YW 114 and Milk 29, and sold for $16,000.

Lot 18, WK Vegas 0125, a 2/14/10 son of WK Vegas with EPDs of BW 3.5, WW 59, YW 109 and Milk 23, sold to Edgar Bros., Rockham, SD, for $15,000.

Lot 10, WK Vegas 0446, a 3/5/10 son of WK Vegas with EPDs of BW 2.7, WW 55, YW 100 and Milk 21, sold to Twin Mills Angus, Ansley, NE, for $12,500.

Lot 26, WK Vegas 0445, a 2/22/10 son of WK Vegas, sold to Carl Dethlefs & Sons Angus, Rockville, NE, for $11,000. This bull has EPDs of BW 2.7, WW 55, YW 100 and Milk 21.

Lot 2, WK Rocky 0238, a 2/7/10 son of VAR Rocky with EPDs of BW 1.8, WW 67, YW 100 and Milk 25, sold to Varilek Angus, Geddes, SD, for $10,500.

Lot 17, WK Vegas 0447, a 2/20/10 son of WK Vegas with EPDs of BW 0.4, WW 55, YW 101 and Milk 21, sold to Thomas Angus Ranch, Harold, SD, and Chestnut Angus, Pipestone, MN, for $10,000.

The top draft of commercial fall bred heifers was 10 head of Angus heifers bred to Sonic, a SimAngus bull to start calving Aug. 30 for $1,775. The top draft of open commercial yearling heifers was 40 head at $1,075.

Whitestone Krebs Ranch held their annual production sale at the ranch on March 11, 2011. This sale has been one of the destination sales in the Angus breed for cattlemen looking for top-notch, cutting-edge genetics. This sale featured the 2011 Reserve Carload of Angus bulls from the National Western Stock Show and the very first sons of new WK ranch herdsires VAR Rocky, HARB Rick O’Shay and Pine Ridge Hammer – Herdsires that are sure to make an impact on the Angus breed.

Throughout the past 30-plus years, Eldon and Louisa Krebs and family, along with partner George Lemm, have developed one of the top seedstock programs in the Angus breed. The bulls and females from this ranch have proven themselves not only in the show ring, but in the breeding pasture, where commercial cattlemen are the true judge. Bulls sold in price ranges to meet any commercial cattlemen’s budget, with the majority in the $2,000-$4,500 range.

The overall sale offering was very uniform and consistent from top to bottom with several of the top bulls selling in the middle of the day. The sale heifers were broody and feminine and should develop into top producing cows.

The top-selling bull on the day was Lot 1, WK Rocky 0030, a 2/18/10 son of WAR Rocky 80029 with EPDs of BW 1.9, WW 69, YW 114 and Milk 27. This powerful calving ease herdsire prospect was the heaviest weight per day of age (WDA) bull of the entire sale offering and sold to Angus Genetics of Russia for $100,000.

Lot 11, WK Rocky 0024, a 2/12/10 son of VAR Rocky, sold to Twin Rivers Livestock, Fallon, NV, for $30,000. This was another powerful calving ease herdsire prospect with EPDs of BW 1.0, WW 62, YW 101 and Milk 28.

Vision Angus, Amherst, CO, and Alta Genetics, Balzak, Alberta, Canada, teamed up to purchase Lot 14, WK Rick O’Shay 0272, a 2/28/10 son of HARB Rick O’Shay 838 JH for $22,000. This bull has EPDs of BW 1.8, WW 57, YW 106 and Milk 27.

Selling at $18,000 was Lot 3, WK Rocky 0229, a 2/7/10 son of VAR Rocky with EPDs of BW 0.7, WW 67, YW 98, Milk 26. He found a new home with John Gall, Odell, IL.

Alta Genetics struck again on Lot 151, WK Rick O’Shay 0521, a 2/8/10 son of HARB Rick O’Shay 838 JH. This bull posted EPDs of BW 1.6, WW 64, YW 114 and Milk 29, and sold for $16,000.

Lot 18, WK Vegas 0125, a 2/14/10 son of WK Vegas with EPDs of BW 3.5, WW 59, YW 109 and Milk 23, sold to Edgar Bros., Rockham, SD, for $15,000.

Lot 10, WK Vegas 0446, a 3/5/10 son of WK Vegas with EPDs of BW 2.7, WW 55, YW 100 and Milk 21, sold to Twin Mills Angus, Ansley, NE, for $12,500.

Lot 26, WK Vegas 0445, a 2/22/10 son of WK Vegas, sold to Carl Dethlefs & Sons Angus, Rockville, NE, for $11,000. This bull has EPDs of BW 2.7, WW 55, YW 100 and Milk 21.

Lot 2, WK Rocky 0238, a 2/7/10 son of VAR Rocky with EPDs of BW 1.8, WW 67, YW 100 and Milk 25, sold to Varilek Angus, Geddes, SD, for $10,500.

Lot 17, WK Vegas 0447, a 2/20/10 son of WK Vegas with EPDs of BW 0.4, WW 55, YW 101 and Milk 21, sold to Thomas Angus Ranch, Harold, SD, and Chestnut Angus, Pipestone, MN, for $10,000.

The top draft of commercial fall bred heifers was 10 head of Angus heifers bred to Sonic, a SimAngus bull to start calving Aug. 30 for $1,775. The top draft of open commercial yearling heifers was 40 head at $1,075.

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