11th Annual Kammerer Livestock Bull Sale
Date: Apr. 7, 2017
Location: Sale held at St. Onge Livestock, St. Onge, SD
Auctioneer: Justin Tupper
TSLN rep.: Scott Dirk
Guest consignor CK Bar Ranch
32 Kammerer Livestock Angus bulls – $2,995
19 CK Bar Ranch Simmental and SimAngus bulls $3,242
Matt and April Kammerer and family and Kelly Erickson, CK Bar Ranch teamed up again to hold their annual bull sale at St. Onge Livestock, St. Onge, S.D.
The bulls from both of these operations were developed with the commercial cattleman in mind. They were fed in large lots to ensure plenty of exercise and soundness, not overdone and in great sale condition. The bulls were sired by a wide assortment of sires, allowing buyers opportunity to select whatever they needed, being calving ease, performance or a combination.
Topping the Kammerer Livestock bulls was a pair of ET flush brothers sired by LaGrand Antidote 5775. Lot 4, KAR Antidote 603, born Dec. 30, 2015 had a weaning wt. of 960 lb. Lot 3, KAR Antidote 601, born Jan. 2, 2016 weaned off at 902 lb. The bulls had epds of BW 3.9 WW 42 YW 74 Milk 23, selling to Bruce Blair, Piedmont, SD for $6,000 and $5,000.
Also selling at $5000 was lot 35, KAR Speedway 639, a Mar. 2016 son of SF Speedway A187 with epds of BW -.2 WW 66 YW 106 Milk 31 to Justin Williams, St. Onge, SD.
Two bulls sold at $4,250 each
Lot 21, KAR Opportunist 625, a Mar. 2016 son of BSF Opportunist Z5 with epds of BW 4.4 WW 50 YW 76 Milk 18 sold to Troy Polyock, Zenda, Wisconsin.
Lot 47, KAR Confidence 6211, a Feb. 2016 Connealy Confidence son with epds of BW -2.1 WW 51 YW 90 Milk 25 sold to Monty Fredrickson, Broadus, Montana.
Topping the CK Bar Ranch bulls was lot 69, Ketch MR. 880, a Mar. 2016, black SimAngus bull sired by Diamond J Resource 4044 with epds of CED 6.4 BW 2.8 WW 67.1 YW 108.1 MM 17.5 selling to Micheal Nathe, Redstone, Montana, for $7,250.
Lot 63, Ketch MR 640, an Apr. 2016, black SimAngus sired by Diamond J Resource with epds of CED 5.9 BW 1.8 WW 69 YW 107.6 MM 19 sold to Dean Clawson, Raymond, Montana, for $5,000.
Lot 77, Ketch MR 0123, an Apr. 2016 black, SimAngus sired by Wheatland Bull 437B with epds of CED 8.3 BW 2.3 WW 46.8 YW 72.5 MM 21.2 sold to Tom Musil, Ravenna, Nebraska, for $4,500.