Sioux Empire Farm Show: Red Angus Show and Sale
Miles DeJong, Kennebec, S.D., judged the Sioux Empire Farm Show Red Angus Show Jan. 29 in Sioux Falls, S.D.
DeJong chose lot 24, WEBR Apollo 440, a consignment from Weber Land & Cattle, Inc., Lake Benton, Minn., as champion bull. He was sired by HXC Conquest 440SP and out of ULRA Miss Berry. He sold to Oren Stahl, Freeman, S.D., for $5,750.
Reserve champion bull went to lot 27, ULRA Cocktail 1429, a consignment from Ulrich Red Angus, Good Thunder, Minn. He was sired by SLGN Yardmaster 125Y and out of ULRA Miss Berry. He sold for $6,000 to Bruce Handel, Menno, S.D.
The highest selling bull was lot 33, a consignment from Carruthers Brothers Ranch, Baltic, S.D. He sold for $7,000 to Stan Williamson, Garretson, S.D. The second highest selling bull was lot 31, a consignment from Gall Family Red Angus, Hurley, S.D. He sold to Mark Stoebner, Tripp, S.D., for $6,500.
DeJong chose lot 4, TSN Rose 6B, a consignment from TSN Lucky Red Angus, Montevideo, Minn., as champion female. She was sired by JLO Mulberry 919 and out of 3SCC Hi-RB-L5-U64. She was the highest selling female selling for $3,000 to Adam Palmquist, Winfred, S.D.
DeJong chose lot 8, MMR Miss Anticipation 1201, as reserve champion female. She was consigned by M&M Acres, Canby, Minn. She was sired by C-Bar Anticipation 101W and out of MMR Miss Pursue 1201. She sold for $2,800 to Dean Ackerman, Sibley, Iowa.
The second highest selling female was lot 1, a consignment from Gall Family Red Angus. She sold for $2,900 to Oren Stahl.
Seth Weishaar, Belle Fourche, S.D., served as auctioneer for the Red Angus Sale. He auctioned 26 bulls and seven females. Twenty-six bulls averaged $4,625, and the seven females averaged $2,514.29.
–Sioux Empire Farm Show