Sale: 8th annual Logterman Family production sale |

Sale: 8th annual Logterman Family production sale

Courtesy photoFagen Herefords, of Cairo, NE purchased from the top end of Hereford bulls at the Logterman sale.

Sale: 8th annual Logterman Family production sale

Date: Feb. 14, 2012

Location: Valentine (NE) Livestock Auction

Auctioneer: Matt Lowery

Averages: 48 Angus bulls – $4,197; 55 Hereford bulls – $4,027

Brothers Dwight and LeRoy Logterman and their families presented a really nice line up of two year old Hereford and Angus bulls along with a great group of yearling Angus bulls for their 8th Annual production sale. The sale was held at Valentine (NE) Livestock Auction, on Feb. 13.

These bulls had been managed with the rancher in mind. The two-year-olds had been run out on grass last summer and managed over the winter without excess grain and pampering. The yearlings were in great sale condition and were very well accepted by the buying public, giving the Logterman Family a very successful sale.

Topping the Angus bulls was Lot 27, LLL Really Windy 150, a January 25, 2011 son of VDAR Really Windy 5259. This thick made bull had a moderate birth weight, weaned off at 794 pounds and EPDs of: BW 1.9, WW 55, Milk 30 and YW 91. Dale and Tami Stoner, Kilgore, NE were the buyers at $8,250.

Selling at $6,750 was Lot 15, DL 409 Really Windy 113Y, a February 20, 2010 son of VDAR Really Windy 4097 with EPDs of: BW 2.2, WW 57, Milk 23 and YW 101. Merle Temple, Porcupine, SD was the buyer.

Matt Koup, Stewart, NE got Lot 13, DL 409 Really Windy 109Y, a February 17, 2011 son of VDAR Really Windy 4097. This bull posted EPDs of: BW 0.3, WW 59, Milk 24 and YW 106, and sold for $6,500.

Two Angus bulls sold for $5,500:

Lot 3, LLL Royal Duke 125, a January 10, 2011 son of VDAR Royal duke 4047 went to Randy and Beth Stoner, Kilgor, NE.

Lot 18, DL 409 Really Windy 153Y, a April 4, 2011 son of VDAR Really Windy 4097 sold to Merle Temple.

Topping the Hereford bulls was Lot 041, L-847 Rest Easy 041X, a March 6, 2010 son of f Rest Easy 847 with EPDs of: BW 3.7, WW 46, YW 89 and Milk 32 to serve a yearling ratio of 110. Todd Vollmer, Winner, SD was the buyer at $7,250.

Vollmer also got Lot 056, L-Harland 056X, a March 12, 2010 son of CJL Harland 408 with EPDs of: BW 3.1, WW 58, YW 92 and Milk 28. This bull had a weaning ratio of 107 and yearling ratio of 104 and sold for $6,000.

Also selling at $6,000 was Lot 0144, L-813 Domino 0144X, a April 8, 2010 son of F 400 Domino 813 with EPDs of: BW 4.2, WW 67, YW 113 and Milk 27. This bull had a weaning ratio of 122, yearling ratio of 120 and sold to Curtis Coomes, Manderson, SD.

Tom Fagen, Cairo, NE purchased two bulls at $5,750. Lot 0190, L-813 Domino 0190X, is a April 26, 2010 son of F 400 Domino 813 for $5,750. Also Lot 0106, L-18P Timesetter 0106X a March 30, 2010 son of 6-6 L1 Timesetter 18P.







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