RBM Livestock Annual Production Sale | TSLN.com

RBM Livestock Annual Production Sale

Date: March 13, 2016

Location: On the ranch in Florence, South Dakota

Auctioneer: Dustin Carter

TSLN Rep: Chris Effling

Averages:

52 Angus bulls, $6,747

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8 Charolais Bulls, $5,1879

Registered Bred Cows, $3,922

12 Registered Open Heifers, $2,316

24 Commercial bred heifers, $2,483

100 Commercial open heifers, $1,600

Angus Bulls

The highest selling Angus bull at Mike and Ryan Bergh families' sale was lot #20, RBM Next Step C72, a January 2015 son of Prairie Pride Next Step 2036, for $36,000 bought by Werning Cattle Company of Emery, S.D., Kenny Angus of Schaller, Iowa, and High Point Genetics of Osceola, Iowa. This bull had a weaning weight of 709 adjusted to a ratio of 99, yearling weight of 1,440 adjusted to a ratio of 107, and EPDs of BW -0.4, WW +67, YW +126, Milk +33, REA +0.42, Fat -0.013. Ultrasound measured at 5.10/103 %IMF/Ratio, and 15.2/103 Ribeye/Ratio.

Next up in descending order of top selling Angus bull lots was #22, RBM Next Step C80, a January 2015 son of Prairie Pride Next Step 2036, for $23,000 bought by Krebs Ranch of Gordon, Neb. This bull had a weaning weight of 835 adjusted to a ratio of 117, yearling weight of 1,584 adjusted to a ratio of 118, and EPDs of BW +1.7, WW +61, YW +126, Milk +36, REA +0.54, Fat -0.013. Ultrasound measured at 5.13/103 %IMF/Ratio, and 17.4/118 Ribeye/Ratio.

Third top selling Angus bull lot was #10, RBM Next Step C35, a January 2015 son of Prairie Pride Next Step 2036, for $21,000 bought by Lundgren Angus Ranch of Grove City, Kan. This bull had a weaning weight of 731 adjusted to a ratio of 104, yearling weight of 1,429 adjusted to a ratio of 1109, and EPDs of BW -1.2, WW +55, YW +114, Milk +30, REA +0.19, Fat +0.015. Ultrasound measured at 4.89/96 %IMF/Ratio, and 15.1/103 Ribeye/Ratio.

Next was Lot #7, RBM Next Step C17, a December 2014 son of Prairie Pride Next Step 2036, for $15,000 bought by Eric Sumtion of Frederick, S.D. This bull had a weaning weight of 715 adjusted to a ratio of 100, yearling weight of 1,443 adjusted to a ratio of 100, EPDs of BW -2.7, WW +47, YW +99, Milk +35, REA +0.19, Fat +0.009. Ultrasound measured at 5.05/97 %IMF/Ratio, and 15.6/103 Ribeye/Ratio.

Rounding out the top 5 highest selling lots of the sell and of the Angus bulls was Lot #1, RBM Next Step C01, a December 2014 son of Prairie Pride Next Step 2036, for $14,000 bought by Hanson Farms of Wilmot, S.D. This bull had a weaning weight of 735 adjusted to a ratio of 100, yearling weight of 1,377 adjusted to a ratio of 100, EPDs of BW -2.4, WW +62, YW +119, Milk +33, REA +0.45, Fat +0.024. Ultrasound measured at 3.69/71 %IMF/Ratio, and 13.7/90 Ribeye/Ratio.

Charolais Bulls

Top selling Charolais bull was Lot #66. RBM Long Distance C125, a February son of LT Long Distance 9001 PLD, for $7,250 to Westfork Ranch of Loup City, Neb. This bull had a weaning weight of 728 adjusted to a ratio of 100, yearling weight of 1,330 adjusted to a ratio of 100, EPDs of BW -2.4, WW +24, YW +37, Milk +14, REA +0.11, Fat +0.008. Ultrasound measured at 4.09/109 %IMF/Ratio, and 15.51/105 Ribeye/Ratio.

High Selling Female

Top selling female was Lot #88, RBM Angus Lady Y19, a January 2011 daughter of Sydgen C C & 7, for $7,300 to Dockter Farms of Milbank, S.D. This cow had a weaning weight of 685 adjusted to a ratio of 121, EPDs of BW +0, WW +59, YW +102, Milk +30, REA +0.59, Fat -0.005.