Coming up in 2017
Report on Autumn bull sale, held Tuesday 14th March at Ellerslie Park, Culcairn NSW
Rennylea Angus held its autumn on property bull sale this week at Culcairn in southern NSW
The catalogue had increased 10 lots on previous years to 96, and 89 made it to sale day. it was a strong showing of high marbling, very well muscled, and even line of bulls.
Of the 26 bulls that were purchased for $10,000 or more, the dominant sires were HPCA Intensity, Deer Valley All In, Rennylea G255 and Rennylea J140. The standout sire averages were $12,500 for the 3 Deer Valley All In sons, $9,625 for the 8 Rennylea G255 sons and $9,500 for the Rennylea J140 sons. Both G255 and J140 have been analysed through the Angus Australia’s sire benchmarking program. The HPCA Intensity sons, 13 in total, averaged $8,576.
There was also very good buying at the affordable end of the offering and 13 bulls were purchased for $5,000 or less. There were a couple of standout purchases on the day and the standout Lot 4 bull, L999, by benchmarking sire Rennylea G255 made $9,500 and purchased by Yallambee at Henty.
In summing up, Lucinda Corrigan thanked the buyers and underbidders for the best result to date in the Autumn auctions. “There was some very good buying today in the strong market, which is always good for our loyal clients” she said.
It was the first time Rennylea Angus had interfaced with Auctions Plus, there were 31 bidders registered online, with 59 online bids and 5 lots purchased through Auctions Plus.
In the strongest Rennylea Autumn sale to date, 88/89 bulls sold at auction, for an average price of $8,147 and a gross of $721,000. Landmark Albury were the selling agents with Andrew Wishart and Peter Godbolt on the podium.
Autumn 2017 bull sale catalogue now on line at Angus Australia
Click here to take you to the catalogue
Look here for the bull weights as at 7/3/2017
Bryan and Lucinda travelled to NZ for Mt Linton field day.
Below is a picture from the Otago Southland Farmer. Click here for link to the article