Pine Coulee Bulls, LLC Bull Sale
Date: March 9, 2015
Location: Wagon Box Ranch, Hardin, MT
Auctioneer: Roger Jacobs
Reported by: Rowdy Benson
181 Angus bulls – $7,260
This spring has been outstanding for weather, and again we were blessed with a nice day at the Pine Coulee Bull Sale hosted by the Stamfel and Carrel families. There were a lot of bulls in the offering and it was a good thing because there were a lot of customers wanting a piece of this program. The bulls represented the Angus breed well with the looks and numbers to really improve anybody’s operation. Colonel Roger Jacobs kept the pace up all day as the active bidding ringside seemed to never cease. Hats off to Pine Coulee on an absolute successful sale and offering bulls for everybody. Here is how the top end shuffled out:
Lot 137, Pine Coulee Thunder B333, took our breath away selling for $40,000 to Koupel Angus of Dante, South Dakota. This Connealy Thunder son was out of a first calf heifer born on Jan. 10, 2014, weighing 69 pounds and actual weaning weight of 698 pounds. His EPDs are BW 0.2, WW 53, YW 94, and Milk 27.
Lot 62, Pine Coulee Resource B397, sold for $18,500 to Cleveland Creek Land & Cattle of Chinook, Montana. Out of the popular SAV Resource 1441 sire this bull was born Feb. 1, 2014, weighing 86 pounds and weighed 794 pounds at weaning time. His EPDs are BW 2.9, WW 69, YW 113, and Milk 28.
Lot 66, Pine Coulee Chisum B392, sold for $14,000 to Frosty Creek Ranch and Current Creek Ranch, both from Roundup, Montana. Out of another popular sire, S Chisum 6175, posted EPDs of BW 1.6, WW 57, YW 99, and Milk 21. He was born Jan. 29, 2014, weighing 84 pounds and had a 753 pounds weaning weight.
Again at $14,000 Lot 76, Pine Coulee Resource B363, sold to Kelly Pressler of Richardton, N.D. Another SAV Resource 1441 son with EPDs BW 2.8, WW 67, YW 117, and Milk 27. Born Feb. 20, 2014, weighing 90 pounds and weaned off at 776 pounds.
Dropping the gavel at $14,000, Colonel Roger Jacobs sold Lot 204 to Kim Entze of Golden Valley, N.D. Pine Coulee Knight B324 is a Coleman Knight 209 son born Jan. 9, 2014, weighing 72 pounds while weaning off at 678 pounds. His EPDs include BW 1.5, WW 53, YW 88, and Milk 21.