LaDue Sunrise Angus Annual Bull Sale—Striving for Excellence

TSLN Rep: Dan Piroutek, Scott Dirk

Date:  May 15, 2023

Location: Faith Livestock Auction – Faith, SD

Auctioneer:  Seth Weishaar


76 Two-year-old Angus Bulls avg. $5,059

52 commercial yearling Angus Heifers avg. $1,950

            Kent and Janet LaDue, along with their son, Brian, raise their cattle on their ranch, Sunrise Angus, near Meadow, South Dakota. Kent and Brian brought two-year-old Angus Bulls and replacement heifers to the Faith sale ring.  These bulls are not pushed and in condition to turn out. These bulls can cover a lot of country and maintain good health. Many folks on the seats were return buyers.

Les Johnson, Bison, South Dakota, buys from Sunrise Angus every year.
Dick Schrempp, Eagle Butte, South Dakota

Top Selling Bulls:

Lot 114: $12,000 to Wedge Tent, Faith, South Dakota – BC Certified 413-1 x Dash

Lot 122: $8,000 to Harvey Van Lishout, Keldron, South Dakota – BC Balance 516-7 x In Sure

Lot 139: $7,500 to Dugan Bad Warrior, Dupree, South Dakota – WT Beaver Creek 118 x Resource

Lot 108R: $7,250 to Josh Johnson, Bison, South Dakota – PPA Cotachy Boy 639 AAA x PPA Cortachy Boy 310 AAA

Lot 105: $7,000 to Anthony Larson, Hettinger, North Dakota – BC Certified 413-1 x Final Answer

Lot 128: $7,000 to Chet Anderson, Shadehill, South Dakota – WT Beaver Creek 118 x Resource

Lot 184: $7,000 to Les Johnson, Bison, South Dakota – OCC Emblazon 854E x Priority