Werning Cattle Company’s 35th Annual Production Sale
Date: February 9, 2016
Location: The ranch, Emery, S.D.
Auctioneer: Dustin Carter
Sale Manager: Eberspacher Sales
TSLN Reps: Scott Dirk and Chris Effling
131 Simmental bulls – $8,374
17 Angus bulls averaged – $5,338
79 Simmental bred females – $7,040
8 Angus bred females – $4,469
1 Pick of fall simmental calves – $13,750
7 Semen and embryo lots – $14,825
13 Commercial bred females – $2,627
The 35th Annual Werning Cattle Co Production sale was held Feb 9, 2016, at the Werning Cattle Co. sale facility on the ranch near Emery, S.D. It is truly a milestone to be able to have 35 consecutive sales and achieve the high level of success that this firm has. The cattle are accepted by all facets of cattle producers in the industry, which is a true compliment to the Werning Cattle Co. family on their dedication year in and year out. Cattle enthusiasts from 28 states and Canada were on the seats, DV Auctions and the phone line to select breed leading genetics that will no doubt impact the future of the beef industry. The Werning family’s passion for top notch breeding stock was evident by the record selling 35th sale.
On behalf of the Werning Families, we wish to thank you for your interest in the breeding program.
Top selling bulls:
Lot 89, W/C Utah 32C, a homozygous black, homozygous polled purebred son of Yardley Utah Y361 x Miss Werning KP 8543U born Feb. 27, 2015, sold for $87,500 to Harrell Cattle Co., Hicks Cattle Co. & Larry Simmons Farms, Carthage, Illinois.
Lot 84, W/C Husker 100C, a Feb. 20, 2015, homozygous black, homozygous polled purebred son of WCS Mr. Husker 3076A x Miss Werning 534R sold to Schooley Cattle, Doug Groth, Whitaker Simmentals & Harrrell Cattle, Carthage, IL for $35,000 -one-half semen interest and one-half possession.
Lot 125, W/C Sure Bet 43B a Feb. 25, 2015, son of JS Sure Bet 4T x Miss Werning KP 8543U sold to Bailey Show Cattle, Towner, North Dakota, for $27,000.
Lot 83, W/C Husker 838C, a Feb. 28, 2015, flush brother to the lot 84 bull (WCS Mr. Husker 3076A x Miss Werning 534R) sold for $26,000 to Rust Mountain View Ranch, Mercer, North Dakota.
Lot 43, W/C Lock Down 3487C, a Jan. 26, 2015 son of W/C Lock Down 206Z x 3C Crocus 3487A B sold to Healy Simmental & Goeken Cattle, Irene, South Dakota, for $21,000.
Top selling females
Lot 170, W/C RJ 8453 4016B, sired by Remington Lock N Load 54U x Miss Werning KP 8543U sold with heifer calf at side by CCR Anchor 9071B to Ferguson Show Cattle, Chardon, Ohio, for $46,000
Lot 175, W/C Miss Werning 4193B a black double polled SimAngus female out of W/C Loaded Up 1119Y x Miss Werning 193Y was bred to CCR Anchor 9071B and sold for $29,000 to Hilbrands Cattle Company & Hilbrands Simmentals, Clara City, Minnesota.
Lot 171, W/C RJ 8453 4017B sired by Remington Lock N Load 54U x Miss Werning KP 8543U was bred to CCR Anchor 9071B selling for $20,000 to Boyd Cattle, Godfrey Cattle, Snell Cattle Co. & Bradshaw Cattle, Dothan, Alabama.
Lot 178, W/C Miss Werning 422B sired by Remington Lock N Load 54U x D W Dora 202 sold with a hiefer calf at side by W/C Executive Order 8543B for $19,000 to Beare Cattle Company, Fargo, N.D.