Peterson Angus 10th Annual Bull and Female Sale
February 27, 2016
Sioux Falls Regional Livestock, Worthing, SD
Auctioneer: Jay Elfelt
TSLN Rep: Rowdy Benson
121 yearling Angus bulls averaged: $5,719
59 yearling Angus heifers averaged: $2,259
12 Angus pairs averaged: $1,533
7 Angus bred cows averaged: $2,885
44 Elite Embryos averaged: $647
It’s that time of year again for the 10th Annual Peterson Angus Bull and Female Sale in Worthing, SD at the Sioux Falls Regional Livestock. The Petersons do an excellent job of bringing to their customers the best genetics that will increase value in any herd whether it’s in the pasture, feedlot, or packing plant. But its not all genotype, these bulls and females have a stylish phenotype that’ll knock your socks off. The bulls offered are developed in large 12-acre runs to maximize ground covered in one day. The result is one muscular and sound herd sire ready to hold up in any terrain, and they have the customer base to prove it. Always a pleasure to present the top end of the bulls offered:
Lot 1, PA Blackwell 504, rang the buzzer at a whopping $42,500. Purchased by Jeremy Schmidgall of Vining, MN and Ray-Mar Ranches of Oakdale, CA this bull was sired by PA Fortitude 2500. His EPDs are BW -2.9, WW 63, YW 120, and Milk 36 while he was born 11/30/14 at 51lbs with an 858lbs Adj. 205.
Selling for $20,000 was Lot 107, PA Scale House 517, to Leader Angus of Crofton, NE. He records EPDs of BW 1.6, WW 70, YW 128, and Milk 31 and is sired by GAR Scale House. He was born 12/7/14 at 75lbs and records an Adj. 205 of 888lbs.
Melhaf Angus of Freeman, SD purchased Lot 40, PA All Power 502, for $15,000. Sired by PA Full Power 1208, this bull has EPDs of BW 0.7, WW 76, YW 129, and Milk 37. He was born 11/30/14 at 64lbs and stomped it down at 901 on his Adj. 205.
Lot 3, PA Fortitude 5425, went to Select Sires of Plain City, OH for $10,000. He was born 1/31/15 at 72lbs and was 775lbs on his Adj. 205. He is sired by PA Fortitude 2500 and had EPDs of BW -0.8, WW 59, YW 108, and Milk 34.
Lot 21, PA Fortitude 5371, purchased by Robert and Francine Acord Brown of Rulison, CO. Another Fortitude 2500 son, with excellent EPDs of BW -0.9, WW 55, YW 105, and Milk24. He was born 1/30/15 at 74lbs and was 851lbs on his Adj. 205.
Rolling 7 Ranch of Broken Bow, NE got Lot 37, PA Power Tool 580, for $9,250. He’s out of the great PA Power Tool 9108 and records EPDs of BW 1.6, WW 68, YW 120, and Milk 27. He was born 1/7/15 at 82lbs and his Adj. 205 is 894lbs.