2010 National Gelbvieh Sale Catalog
A showcase of the Gelbvieh and Balancer offering at the 2010 AGA National Sale.
January 10, 2010 - 5:00 p.m. National Western Beef Palace Arena - Denver, Colorado Offering Herd Changing Genetics: Open Heifers � Bred Heifers � Donor Cow Prospects � Herd Bull Prospects � Embryo Packages � Pick & Choose Lots January 10, 2010 - 5:00 p.m. National Western Beef Palace Arena - Denver, CO Terms & Conditions All cattle sell under the standard terms and conditions of the American Gelbvieh Association. A copy of these terms and conditions can be obtained from the AGA. Terms are cash or check and settlement must be made before cattle will be allowed to leave the sale facility. Supplement Sheet A supplement sheet will be available with any updated information on printed in this catalog. Announcements from the auction block take precedence over the printed catalog. Sale Cattle Display Sale cattle will be available for viewing in their stall on the hill beginning Friday, January 8. They will be available visual appraisal during the "Gelbvieh Parade of Sale Cattle" in the Stadium Arena Sunday, January 10 beginning at 2:30 PM and outside the sale pavilion at 5:00 PM. 303-465-2333 www.gelbvieh.org Wayne Vanderwert Executive Director President � Vaughn Thorstenson, Selby, SD Vice President �Al Knapp, Bonner Springs, KS Secretary � Randy Gallaway, Mulhall, OK Treasurer � Jim Beastrom, Pierre, SD AGA Executive Committee Sale Managed by: Purple Haven Enterprises, LLC Jeff "Tigger" Erhardt 3445 Highway 31 New Salem, ND 58563 701-843-7845 701-220-7843 Mark Fleck 701-527-2196 email@example.com www.purplehavenenterprises.com Bid & Watch Sale Online! www.dvauction.com. 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The Haglund Ranch has a reputation for offering low birth weight, high performing genetics in a moderate sized package. Jim and Genny Priest, are continuing the long-standing tradition started by Phil and Dolores Haglund of donating a heifer to benefit the American Gelbvieh Junior Association. Phil and Dolores Haglund, longtime junior supporters, started the program as a way to provide continuous support for junior programs. This is the 16th heifer donated by Haglund Ranch. A big thank you goes to both the Priest and Haglund families for their dedication to the American Gelbvieh Junior Association.Proceeds from the donation heifer support AGJA programs such as the AGJA Classic each summer. Following the raffle of the heifer, she will be covered by 30 days of insurance provided American Live Stock Insurance. American Live Stock Insurance Company was founded in 1952. Since 1976 it has consistently received an A+ Superior financial rating from A.M. Best. It is the premier livestock insurer in the United States, where animal mortality insurance is their primary business. Special thanks to the Tom Rea Family of Berthoud, Colo., for providing care of the heifer prior to the sale and during the National Western Stock Show. 2010 continues the new format started last year for the ticket auction! Ticket packages for the heifer will be sold during the Breeder's Choice Bull Futurity and Social at the Red Lion Hotel on Saturday, January 9 at 7:30 p.m. The drawing will then take place during the National Sale on Sunday, January 10 at the National Western Stock Show Sale Arena. Be sure to purchase your tickets from an AGJA member or during the ticket auction for your chance to take home HAG Ms Lonestar Classic. Jim & Genny Priest � Brockway, MT � 406-485-2775 Haglund Ranch 2010 Breeder's Choice Bull Futurity Champion Lot 1 Futurity Champion ? Breeder's Choice Futurity Members Herdsire Prospect One of a select group of young purebred herdsire prospects will have been evaluated by futurity members and only one will be selected as the prestigious "Futurity Champion." One Futurity membership will be auctioned prior to the drawing. One lucky Futurity Club Member will have his name drawn at random and will receive the net proceeds from the sale of this tremendous herdsire prospect. Selling Full Possession and � Semen Interest! Lot 2 XXB EL DUQUE 306U ET DOB: 12/24/08 Tattoo: 306U � Polled � 50% GV, 50% AN � Black Bull Rito 6I6 of 4B20 6807 Rito 1I2 of 2536 Rito 6I6 G A R Precision 2536 EVE Mr Beau Jangles 308B EGL G565 EGL D594 D H D Traveler 6807 Rita 4B20 of 0FB1 Bando G A R Precision 1680 G A R Ext 2104 AAA Tom Horn OVF Olga Y25 HHF W21 Polled Patriot AKR 127Y CE BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Act. BW Adj. WW 101 0.5 44 92 20 42 -0.1 102 .05 N/A 20 0.1 .06 7 29.42 30.30 96 609 Average Daily Gain Tenderness Marbling Percent Choice Yield Grade Fat Thickness Ribeye Area Heifer Pregnancy Rate Stayability Maternal Calv. Ease Docility 4 1 6 6 7 7 4 4 5 5 6 #AMGV 1109135 raised. Jeff took one look at him in the stall at Kansas City and that was I am so proud to offer one of the very best Balancer bulls I have ever all it took! He was crowned Champion Balancer Bull at the American Royal in Kansas City this past November. What a mating!!!! His Angus Sire, 1I2 is the Feed Efficiency Leader and his Dam is possibly the most prolific cow in the Gelbvieh breed. G565 has produced 2 Futurity Champions... A daughter producing the National Champion Ludacris (who sired a National Champion with his first calf crop)....Another daughter is the dam of the 1st National Champion Balancer Bull, Midnight Cowboy. We were asked to reach a higher standard, well ladies and gentlemen, with this Homozygous Polled Bull by birthright, I believe we have done it! J.J. Boehler� Orleans, NE � 308-473-7342 � 308-999-0207 Boehler Gelbviehs Herdsire Prospect Lot 3 ACKG WINCHESTER 1W ET DOB: 1/1/09 #AMGV 1116775 Tattoo: 1W � Homozygous Polled � 25% AR, 75% GV � Red Bull XXB Titus 880K XXB Big N' Rich 911P ET EGL G565 TMAS TMAS Mr Cherokee 312 BEA 5039R BEA 3049N MRCO New Direction 905 DFW Miss Echo J880 EVE Mr Beau Jangles 308B EGL D594 BUF BFCK Cherokee CNYN 4912 TMAS TR MS Onstage 030 JGW 3R 178F Freedom 336K BMB 969D CE BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Act. BW Adj. WW 103 1.9 45 88 18 41 -0.9 102 0.7 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 23.08 97 771 Average Daily Gain Tenderness Marbling Percent Choice Yield Grade Fat Thickness Ribeye Area Heifer Pregnancy Rate Stayability Maternal Calv. Ease Docility 3 3 4 4 6 5 4 4 5 5 5 Talk about `stacking' Champions!! This powerfully muscled Balancer bull is a true "blueblood" with royalty for parents. His dam, Lola, was the Supreme Champion Female at the prestigious Black Hills Stock Show and as you know his sire was the past Reserve National Champion and Breeder's Choice Bull Futurity Champion. Study this dark red herdsire prospect very carefully for he is nearly flawless in every aspect. He is deep ribbed, wide sprung, strong topped, level hipped, neat fronted and Homozygous Polled by birthright! Here is the bull that puts the Balance in Balancers!! Selling half semen interest and full possession. Steve Schroeder � Sioux Falls, SD � 605-363-3247 � 605-334-5809 Schroeder Ranch Jerry Mettler � Canton, SD � 605-987-2114 � 605-321-9848 Mettler Gelbvieh A & C Gelbvieh Arlan & Cora Kooima� Canton, SD � 605-987-2118 Live Video, Live Audio, Live Bidding!! We will be contacting your bank to verify information. DVAuction will contact you to let you know that you have been approved to bid and buy at the sale "live" from your computer at home. After the Sale: Contact Jeff "Tigger" Erhardt to make arrangements for payment. First Time Users: � Visit the DVAuction web site at www.dvauction.com � Click on the Register Tab � Complete Registration and Applying to Bid at 2010 National Gelbvieh Sale. Note: You must have high speed internet access (DSL, T-1, or Broadband) to be able to bid during the sale. Any Questions: Contact Justin with DVAuction at 605-290-0635 or firstname.lastname@example.org Or Brett Spader at 785-633-5512 or email@example.com We recommend that you register by January 5, 2010 for on-line bidding. Every attempt will be made to complete your application even if it is on sale day. Pick of the Herdsire Prospects Lot 4 We have decided to offer choice of our Silverado sired bulls from our Show string. This will be our last offering of natural service cattle from this outstanding herd bull. Silverado was loaded with thickness and power in a moderate and complete package. He was a high performance bull with above average milk. His daughters are very maternal, with added rib, fleshing ability and high milk production. The sons out of Silverado, such as BEA Johnny Walker and BABR Gentleman Jack, are massive, full of rib and muscle shape and sound. This is a great opportunity to purchase a young herd bull that will work in any herd. CE BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Act. BW Adj. WW 102 2.1 45 81 19 42 -1.1 104 0.7 N/A 10 0.06 0.01 5.6 13.18 12.82 88 809 Bull #1 Bull #2 BABR WHO DONE IT DOB: 4/13/09 Polled � 94% GV �Black Bull LWHF Fearless BEA Silverado TRCC Ms Austin 67L BEA Maxim BABR Hott Toddy AHL Hott Damn 31L #AMGV 1118242 JNS Mr Image 6E ET JNS Miss Carolina Power 25E CTR Austin's 7606G EGR 6G VRT Lazy TV Cocoa J265 KRT G051 KCF Bennett Ideal G182 ALLC Extra Special BEA SIV DITIE DOB: 4/5/09 LWHF Fearless BEA Domino 401P ET BEA 411S J R Ambush 165H DIXIE Erica of RR 2800 DIXIE Erica of R R 7647 CE BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Act. BW Adj. WW N/A -0.1 42 77 16 37 -0.9 N/A 0.4 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 10.64 88 854 #AMGV 1118243 Polled � 50% AN, 50% GV �Black Bull JNS Mr Image 6E ET JNS Miss Carolina Power 25E BEA Mr. Cowboy 270P HAH Miss HAH 943L HIGH Valley 4C6 Ambush JOLLY R Rose 018A H A 2041 Traveler 5016 DIXIE Erica of R R 4470 Who Done It is a powerful and exciting young herd bull prospect out of BABR Hott Toddy; who produced many popular herd sires including, BABR Who Hott, who was a past Beastrom Ranch Sale Topper. This might be the thickest bull I have raised. He carries a lot of rib shape, is square hipped and has a ton of bone. Don't let age fool you. Who Done It is getting it done. Bull #3 Siv Ditie is a balancer bull that we are very excited about. His Dam, "Dixie", is our Angus donor female that has become a herd bull producing powerhouse that never misses. Dixie is also the dam of BEA Sureshock , one of the resident herd sires for Jumping Cow Gelbvieh that is quickly making a name for himself. Sure Shock is sired by Johnny Walker, a Silverado son, making him a � brother to Sive Ditie. This young herd bull s thick made, well balanced and has a big future ahead of him. CE BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Act. BW Adj. WW 100 3.5 57 99 12 41 -1.7 103 0.6 N/A 16 0.12 -0.08 6.2 13.14 24.62 87 818 Dirty Little Secret's dam needs no introduction; she has produced the 2009 Reserve National Champion Balancer Bull, BABR New Secret, and the 2007 Reserve National Champion Purebred Female, GLWG DIVA. She has proven that what she can do and continues to impress us with every calf she carries. Dirty Little Secret is a long bodied, deep sided bull that fits into an attractive package. This herd sire prospect will not stay a secret for long. (He is also the 2010 bull futurity entry) BABR DIRTY LITTLE SECRET 900W DOB: 3/29/09 #AMGV 1118242 JNS Mr Image 6E ET JNS Miss Carolina Power 25E CTR Austin's 7606G EGR 6G CSG ELK Black PLD Keno 26E ELK 411D SLC Freedom 178F ET PMG Haley 10H Tattoo: 900W � Polled � 94% GV �Black Bull LWHF Fearless BEA Silverado TRCC Ms Austin 67L ELK CK Bronco 411G BABR Secret Crush PMG PMG Katy 04K Jim & Barb Beastrom � Pierre, SD � 605-224-5789 Wes & Brittney Spencer � Pierre, SD � 605-280-0204 Beastrom Gelbvieh Choice Lot 5 JCGR BAR GT Hepburn 113T 2009 National Champion Female Our entry is simple you can pick any animal in our show string. Last years choice went on to become National Champion Female. There will be no restrictions with regard to partial ownership, semen sales or future flushes. We only request that if the buyer selects one of the bulls, that the buyer forward 250 straws of semen when the bull is collected for our in-herd use. Selection must be made at the fall of the gavel. Check out our website www. JumpingCowGelbvieh.com for the 2010 National Western Stock Show String. Grant Thayer � Ramah, CO � 303-621-2058 � 719-764-2327 Jumping Cow Gelbvieh Pick of the 2009 Calf Crop Lot Pick of the E.T. Calves 6 When Jeff stopped at my outfit we looked through all the cattle trying to find just that right one lot for the national sale. Jeff had a hard time deciding which direction to go so we made it real simple. Bar Arrow Cattle Co. is offering a pick from the entire 2009 calf crop....bulls and heifers. We felt this way you can pick exactly what your operation needs. You can find your next herdsire or donor cow. How about a show prospect for that junior exhibitor in your life, well we got you covered there as well. When you come out, make sure you plan extra time to look at the mommas in their working clothes. You won't be disappointed! Stuart Jarvis � Philipsburg, KS � 785-543-5177 � 785-543-8120 Bar Arrow Cattle Co. Lot 7 EPDS CE BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Sire's 105 0.2 51 94 18 44 -0.9 104 0.4 3 29 0.53 0.02 1.9 32.31 24.59 RED Tanele 927 Embryo's Top Dam's Estimated Percentage 101 103 50% 3.2 1.7 50% 48 49.5 10% 93 93 3% 23 20 25% 47 45 10% -1 -0.9 50% 105 104 25% 0.6 0.5 25% 6 5.5 45% 13 21 1% 0.13 0.33 1% 0.07 0.45 1% 5.5 3.7 55% 23.49 27.9 1% 26.81 25.7 1% MCFG MCF Bruce Almighty 359ET MCFC 113U PEDIGREE OF LOT 7 Homozygous Polled � 88% GV � Black VRT Lazy TV Beethoven K278 MCFG MCF Bruce Almighty 35PET MCFG 41K ET RED RED Tank 61F ET RED Tanele 927 RED Isabel 689F R D R 1531 Ambush 1807 VRT Lazy TV H406 GKT Bud 11G CTRG Cedar Top's Tiffany DDM Mr Sherman Tank BEA 411S LDI Ike 28C RED Laura Belle Middle Creek Farms is proud to set another higher standard by offering the chance to choose from an expected group of 15 calves in September. You can pick from the heifers or the bulls. We will have the calves weaned. All the risk will is gone, just come north to God's Country and take your pick! We have provided the exact pedigree of the calf along with the dam's, sire's and embryo's estimated EPD's. Talk about breed changers. These rascals will be right where they needs to be in terms of performance and production and in the top 1% of the breed for CW, REA, MB, CV and FM! The dam 927J has a birth weight ratio of 100 on 9 head, a weaning ratio of 107 on 7 head and a yearling ratio of 111 on 3 head. The sire MCFG Bruce Almighty is HOMOZYGOUS BLACK and HOMOZYGOUS POLLED. His dam MCFG 41K had 4 E.T. sons in Midland's 1st feed efficiency test and all 4 were above average. So if you're looking for feed efficiency, we have got it stacked generation after generation after generation. Bruce Almighty sons have topped the Gelbvieh division at the Midland Bull Test in Gain, RFI (feed efficiency), and always command top dollar. He is a moderate framed bull who's calves come very easy and their growth rates are above average. We have had over 100 calves from him and first calf heifers, and never helped a one! His daughters have beautiful udders and are our best group of replacement heifers. They are very moderate in size and are exceptionally docile, just like their sire. A son of this mating, MCFG 113U topped all 1,200 bulls at the Midland Bull Test with a Midland Bull Test ratio of 120. This came from the following ratios: NR 105, ADG 133, YW 120 and RFI of 120. He also had a scrotal of 43 sc. at 14 months of age. Ken Flikkema � Bozeman, MT � 406-586-6207 � 406-580-6207 Middle Creek Farms Pick of the 2009 Fall Calves Lot 8 McCabe Cattle Co. (Lacey McCabe) and the Two Step Ranch (Pat McCabe) are teaming up to offer you a pick of the fall 2009 calf crop. Another unique opportunity to tap into the heart of the Gelbvieh Breed! Included is a rare chance to acquire progeny from dams who have never had daughters leave the ranch. Over 50 head to choose from......Red, Black, Heifers, Bulls, Purebreds and Balancers! AI Sires include: JCGR Frank, XXB Ludacris, JDKG Ruger, DCSF Granite200P2, JBOB Carolina Fortune, EGL Tenderloin, PJM Sarge. An entire list of calves will be online after Dec. 28 at www.mccabecattle.com "WE DON'T BREED SHOW CATTLE...WE SHOW BREEDING CATTLE" Pat McCabe � Farley, IA � 563-852-7151 � 563-543-4177 Two Step Ranch Lacey McCabe � Farley, IA � 563-852-7151 � 563-543-4177 McCabe Cattle Co. Miss Image Mirror 622H Cow Family Pick of Flush from the Donor Cows Lot 9 ALS Freedom's Reflection 53K Ring of Gold Champion Gelbvieh Bull ALS Ms S & S Hero 832T ET - homozygous black, homozygous polled Hero daughter typical of the 622H family EGL Phoebe G374 Cow Family EGL Corrine H1112 Cow Family SKYS Whitley 102A Cow Family EGL Pearl L023 is homozygous polled. 10 of her daughters have a 114 WW ratio 2000 NWSS Grand Champion Female Ann 1L - NWSS Junior Show Grand champion female and daughter of Whitley 102A EGL P016 is a homozygous polled full sister to EGL Farrah. Performance and eye appeal. CorrieAnn - 2005 Junior National Reserve Grand Champion Female and daughter of Corrine H1112 Stonewall - Breed leader for growth & maternal strength Bar None Ranch and S & S Gelbvieh have opened the gates to allow you the opportunity to purchase a flush from any of their highly successful donor females. Over the past 27 years our philosophy has been focused on producing Gelbvieh seedstock with maternal strength that perform well on forages. The highest standards have been applied in the selection of our donors to ensure that their offspring will be quality individuals. Structurally sound, easy keeping, low maintenance seedstock with a wide spread from birth to weaning are a must. We recognize the importance of cow families in a successful breeding program. Many of our donors are from cow families that have helped to mold this great breed. These donors have certainly produced individuals that have often been recognized in the show ring. In addition, success is also measured through a customer's ability to realize improvements in their profitability by using these genetics. This group is certainly our most profitable females and have proven to work well for other programs. Recently we have completed the DNA testing on our entire donor group. This gives us an additional tool in helping to better understand the genetic traits that are economically important for the beef industry. Space and time do not permit us to share all the details of each donor. Feel free to contact us for a complete detailed listing of donor females, their accomplishments, and availability for flushing. This opportunity guarantees a minimum of 6 frozen Grade 1 or 2 embryos with a maximum of 10 embryos. The flush will be performed at the buyer's expense and the seller's convenience. The sire for the flush will be selected by the buyer. ALS Miss Image's Mirror 622H - Homozygous black and homozygous polled. Dam of the first "Ring of Gold" Champion Gelbvieh Bull ALS Ms Ebony Reflection 755M - Homozygous polled. Dam of Maverick 70T HAD Anneliese A018 - Homozygous black and homozygous polled Hill & Dale female purchased for $10,000 JBOB Miss Nero 121A - High selling JBOB Farms female for $20,000 EGL Phoebe G374 - High selling Eagle Pass Ranch female for $60,000 EGL Corrine H1112 - Purchased at the NWSS Gelbvieh Sale for $37,000 ALS Ms Ebony Reflection 755M Cow Family Maverick 70T's - his dam is ALS Ms Ebony Reflection 755M David Slaughter � Fredonia, KY � 270-965-9909 � 270-556-4259 S & S Gelbvieh Don Estes� Sapphire, NC � 386-446-5559 Gelbvieh Bar None Ranch Choice of Flush Lot 10a "Terms of Sale. A guarantee of 6 transferable embryos resulting in at least 3 pregnancies. Additional embryos up to 10 can be purchased buy the buyer. Transfer of embryos must be done by a certified embryologist. Sire will be the choice of the buyer. Flush will be completed at the convenience of the seller and at the expense of the buyer." CE 105 BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Act. BW Adj. WW 1.1 45 91 21 44 -2.5 104 0.3 N/A 13 0.18 0.05 6.3 22.37 27.55 79 695 Average Daily Gain Tenderness Marbling Percent Choice Yield Grade Fat Thickness Ribeye Area Heifer Pregnancy Rate Stayability Maternal Calv. Ease Docility 5 4 7 7 4 5 6 6 6 7 7 BCFG BUTLERS CAREFREE 534U ET DOB: 2/27/08 B/R New Design 036 Lemmon Newsline C804 White Fence Pride H1 SLC Freedom 178F ET BCFG Butlers Care Free 533N COL 533E BRU #AMGV 1074888 V D A R New Trend 315 B/R Blackcap Empress 76 Connealy Dateline Pleasant Pill of Conanga VAA Leachman New Day 205B COL Miss 611B BB Miss 61Y PTE Bruno Tattoo: 534U � 50% AN, 50% GV � Black Cow We thought Care Free 534U could be good just like her Dam. CareFree 533N was as a show heifer but what we are really excited about is the "look" she has to be a super brood cow. CareFree 534U was 2008 North American Grand Champion, 2009 Eastern Regional Grand Champion, 2009 Res Grand Champion Jr. National and repeat 2009 North American Grand Champion. You can see from her photo how much depth of body and overall capacity she really has. And folks, CareFree is as sound in her structural make up as anyone would want. Doesn't she really look like a beautiful brood cow? Wow it has been fun and exciting and we are offering cowmen a chance to experience what potential CareFree has a brood cow. When we get to Denver lets talk brood cows. Thank you for your interest. Butler Creek Farms, Michael, Barbi, Zach and Ethan. Michael Butler � Milton, TN � 615-286-2799 � 615-443-4978 Butler Creek Farms CE BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Act. BW Adj. WW 103 0.9 34 71 13 30 -3.4 103 0.2 N/A 8 0.09 -0.16 3.8 -3.30 11.57 82 580 Lot 10b SWCC KALI 801U ET DOB: 2/20/08 VAA Leachman New Day 205B SLC Freedom 178F ET BB Miss 61Y F AR JCGR BAR GT MS 282H JCGR Jumping Cow 314D #AMGV 1094299 Tattoo: 801U � Polled � 25% AR, 75% GV �Red Cow GLT Sensation's Day 21Y VAA 023Z BB Mr Forkas 1S (JSE M2) BB Bell Orchid ARXZ Madoonas Infiniti P400B BFR Miss Midnight When we saw this heifer at 12 months of age running in a pasture with about 50 other heifers we knew then she had the makings to be a great cow and we were fortunate to get her bought. Kali started her show career by sweeping the North American 2009 as Grand Champion Gelbvieh Female and she is entered in Denver. If you are looking for that next great female we believe Kali could be the one. Kali is really powerful in her make up with tremendous rib shape, depth, length of body and really clean made. The Louisville judge made the comment, "I have not seen a heifer with this much capacity that has so much width of base with perfect shoulders all on sound feet and legs walking on a big foot." Folks, Kali offers a choice of many bulls to pick from because of overall mass and scale. You need to evaluate her and tell me what you think about this brood cow prospect and yes she is a full sister to BTI Miss Kali 2005K and we all know what she did. Michael Butler � Milton, TN � 615-286-2799 � 615-443-4978 Butler Creek Farms Stillwater Cattle Co. Columbus, MT Flush Package Lot 11 EGL P105 DOB: 3/8/04 SLC Freedom 178F ET EGL Fosters L017 ET EGL Phoebe G374 JCGR Bar GT Paradigm 2H ET EGL L102 EGL Greta J043 ET CE BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Act. BW Adj. WW 103 3.4 49 86 22 47 -4 106 0.2 N/A 14 0.18 -0.16 4.3 4.09 15.26 N/A N/A #AMGV 908312 VAA Leachman New Day 205B BB Miss 61Y EGL Bullseye C154 ET AKR 349A FHG Flying H Extra 150D HPL Miss Prime Rate 54U EGL Gadget F1258 BCM Lady in Black ET One look at the pedigree of EGL P105 and you see why she is in our donor pen. Phoebe, Miss Prime Rate 54U, Miss 61Y, and Lady in Black are all common names in the breed. After searching through over 1,000 females in the pastures at Eagle Pass a group of breeders from Great Britain selected P105 as their first choice of our donor dams. She rewarded them with an average of 14 freezable embryos on three flushes. We are offering a flush on P105 with a guarantee of 8 embryos and 4 pregnancies. If your flush yields more than 8 embryos, you have the option to purchase them at the pro rata price. Tattoo: P105 � Polled � 94% GV � Red Cow Steve Munger � Highmore, SD� 605-226-1537 � 605-380-0092 Eagle Pass Ranch 104 0.3 33 57 24 41 -4.3 104 0.3 9 8 0.08 -0.18 -0.3 -6.87 -7.04 72 628 Flush Package Lot 12 CE BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Act. BW Adj. WW GDX 23K DOB: 3/12/00 JEB Polled Gizmo 17Z SPUR Beretta 703G SPUR Vanessa 19E ET POW PLD Black Imprint 386Z GDX 78B #AMGV 719809 ATM Tejas Rolls Roych 868 JEB Ms. Sensation 31X BTI Backdraft 2079B ET ARO Ms Sandhiller Z011P BEA Polled Midnight POW 85W BMB Manchester ET GBN Golden Lady 211P Tattoo: 23K � Polled � 94% GV � Black Cow GDX 01E Offering one flush to a bull of the buyer's choice; guaranteeing a minimum of 6 transferable embryos and maximum of 10 to be performed at the convenience of the seller and the expense of the buyer. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity and will be the only flush ever offered from this great female. As a first calf heifer she produced the 2001 bull futurity runner up BABR Playboy, that grossed $24,000 in the national sale. 23K is also the dam of BABR Gentleman Jack, a past sale topper from the Beastrom Bull Sale, that makes his home at Little Bull Farm in Kentucky. She is a bull raising machine and each of her bulls finds their way to the front of the pen. We have multiple replacement females in the herd and they are following in their mother's footsteps. 23K is one of the foundation females in our personal herd and is one of the most consistent and top producing females on the entire Beastrom Ranch. Do not miss this opportunity to own these elite genetics. (She is open and ready to flush) Jim & Barb Beastrom � Pierre, SD � 605-224-5789 Wes & Brittney Spencer � Pierre, SD � 605-280-0204 Beastrom Gelbvieh Flush Package Lot 13 CE BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Act. BW Adj. WW 106 1.5 47 82 14 38 -2.3 104 0.6 N/A 3 .02 -0.12 4.4 -7.37 11.86 81 817 JDPD RUMOR HAD IT 407U DOB: 2/6/08 Tattoo: 407U � Homozygous Polled � 94% GV � Black Cow JRI Extra Exposure 285L71 ET RTRM Headline BTI Miss Kali B 2126M HAD Lancelot 795L HAD Princess of Alot 407P HAD 140 L #AMGV 1071733 FHG Flying H Extra 150D JRI Ms Polled Sweetie 285C6 BTI Extra 2106K ET BTI Miss Kali 2005K SLC Freedom 178F ET HAD Sugar 446J HAD Hollywood WRGA Bar GT Ms Wyoming 8D JDPD Astro 407 JDPD Rumor Had It 407U probably needs not introduction. She is the current National Jr Champion Female, and a record selling individual. Rumor has been popular for her looks and design since she hit the road last year. She took top honors at 2008 Tulsa State Fair, 2008 North American International Livestock Expo and 2009 National Western Grand Champion Jr Female. She continued that winning streak in Iowa at the 2009 Jr. Nationals Classic, being selected as Grand Champion. She recently was chosen at the Reserve Grand Champion honors at the American Royal. She has been popular in the show ring and in the stalls due to her completeness and total power. She is definitely a mama in the making. Rumor is big ribbed, explosive top and top with a softness that makes you drool. She puts all of it together on the move and she strides out with a big foot and fluid movement. Of course she had better, because her pedigree has a lot to live up too. Her dam is also the dam of a top leading A.I. sire in Canada and the US, JDPD Astro 407 and the young herd sire JDPD Movado, that sold in the yards at Denver. Rumor Had It 407U is also the maternal sib to the up and coming JDPD Rumor Has It 407W, who made a strong showing at Louisville just last month. Rumor is sired by Headline, and he is no stranger to putting winners at the back drop. Rumor is a half sib to the popular JDPD Sonador 46S, also a daughter of Headline, that sold in the Dromgooles Heaven sale for $10,000 for � posession. Headline daughters made a name for themselves in the show ring, but are now doing it in the pasture with consistency, gorgeous udders and easy fleshing. Being stout on the hoof is impressive, but her stats on paper are the most impressive. She posts flawless EPD's and Igentiy scores. She sports above breed average on all traits. Her Igenity scores are exceptional with She was the record setting female at the LoneStar Classic Fundraising Sale. Her new owners are delighted to be able to offer a flush opportunity that you won't want to miss. She will have lots of friends on sale day, so here is your chance to take home a piece of Rumor's genetics. She is bred to calve in April, and will be ready to flush there shortly after. Selling the right to flush to the bull of the buyers choice. Guaranteed 6 #1 embryos, with a cap of 10. Additional eggs will be prorated to cover flush cost at the discretion of the owners. Adam Verner � Rutledge, GA �706-474-0091 Verner Farms, LLC KP Cattle Company Kolby Perry � Conroe, TX Bred Heifer Lot 14 RTRD 204U ET DOB: 2/11/08 #AMGV 1073419 CE BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Act. BW Adj. WW 104 -0.2 45 82 7 30 -3.6 106 0.6 N/A 14 0.11 -0.13 5.5 6.17 14.27 73 638 Tattoo: 204U � Polled � 94% GV � Black Cow BTI Extra 2106K ET RTRT Solution DARC P401 ELK CK Bronco 411G DBRG Foxi Roxi 8N DBRG Ms Freedom 101L FHG Flying H Extra 150D BTI Lady Granite 2001E ET XXB Titus 880K SLGB Miss Power Line CSG Elk Black PLD Keno 26E ELK 411D SLC Freedom 178F ET DBRG Miss Rippe 983J We purchased this heifer at the 2008 NILE in Billings,MT where she was champion Gelbvieh female. We have shown her at many shows and she has won numerous championship honors including champion at the 2009 ND State Fair, Senior Champion at the 2009 SD State Fair , and finished first in the 2009 ND Junior Point Show Assn Gelbvieh Breed. She is a stylish, fancy fronted female with a great disposition and will make a great cow. The heifer was AIed on May 8, 2009 to Mytty in Focus and is safe in calf. New Salem, ND� 701-400-8744 � 701-843-8750 Thomas Friesz CE BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Act. BW Adj. WW 97 2.1 43 80 21 43 -.07 N/A 0.4 N/A 14 0.13 0.13 1.4 28.51 13.78 104 593 Bred Heifer Lot 15 VRT LAZY TV MS DIRECT U253 DOB: 2/23/08 #AMGV 1078939 Tattoo: U253 � Polled � 50% AN, 50% GV� Homozygous Black Cow Average Daily Gain Tenderness Marbling Percent Choice Yield Grade Fat Thickness Ribeye Area Heifer Pregnancy Rate Stayability Maternal Calv. Ease Docility 6 5 6 6 7 7 3 3 5 6 6 C A Future Direction 5321 JCB Lazy TV Direct S257 ET JCB 009K B A R Rito 438 JCB N351 KRT K321 G A R Precision 1680 C A Miss Power Fix 308 BNC Black Power JCB 356C ROyal Rito L 2 Miss New Trend 438 of 104 FHG Flying H Explosion 76E KRT Lazy TV Trnsformer Y79 Thorstenson Lazy TV Ranch is very proud to be offering an outstanding herd changing female. U253 was the Reserve Champion Balancer Heifer at the South Dakota State Fair. She is a 2nd generation Balancer that is tested AM & NH free. U253 boasts excellent carcass ultrasound data with an Adj. Ribeye Area of 9.3 with an index of 104 and Adj. % I.M. Fat at 5.53 with an index of 114. Nearly all her performance, milk and carcass EPD's are in the top 20% of the breed. She was AI bred on 5/1/09 to Bluegrass Danny Boy 814, the high efficiency Black Angus bull at the 2009 Midland Bull Test. She was pasture exposed 5/15/09 to 6/15/09 to D Fortune Builder R5207. Vaughn Thorstenson � Selby, SD � 605-649-6262 �605-848-0421 Thorstenson Lazy TV Ranch Skyler Martin � Oregon, IL� 815-732-7583 � 815-732-2893 Blackhawk Cattle Co. Bred Heifer Lot 16 CIRS 9RU DOB: 2/24/08 #AMGV 1073413 VAA Leachman New Day 205B BB Miss 61Y EGL Bullseye C154 ET AKR 349A FHG Flying H Extra 150D JRI Ms Polled Sweetie 285C6 BOYD Black Power 39A ET JRI Ms Select 207U3 CE BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Act. BW Adj. WW 102 2.7 51 82 19 45 -2.7 104 0.4 N/A 16 0.15 -0.14 4 6.64 7.09 78 659 Average Daily Gain Tenderness Marbling Percent Choice Yield Grade Fat Thickness Ribeye Area Heifer Pregnancy Rate Stayability Maternal Calv. Ease Docility 5 3 6 6 6 6 4 3 5 6 4 Tattoo: 9RU � Homozygous Polled � 94% GV � Black Cow SLC Freedom 178F ET EGL Fosters L017 ET EGL Phoebe G374 JRI Extra Exposure 285L71 ET HCCG Ms Adriana ET JRI Ms PLD BLK Power 207C4 CIRS 9RU has caught the attention of many in the Show Ring, but should also be considered as YOUR next great female. She IS the higher standard � the data shows you that she'll produce performance with carcass value....in the top 4% for CW, the top 5% for WW, and the top 10% for YW, TM and GL. CIRS 9RU is ALSO DNA tested HOMOZYGOUS POLLED. Take a look at CIRS 9RU and you'll find she's got plenty of capacity, lots of rib shape, excellent teats and udder structure, and she's structurally correct. Consider the calf CIRS 9RU is carrying as a great opportunity to raise a great one before anyone else has a chance. CIRS 9RU is bred to CIRS Alternating Current 7RU ("AC") for a late April calf. "AC" was syndicated to an exclusive group of breeders following his impressive showing at the 2009 breeders choice Gelbvieh Bull Futurity � so this is the FIRST opportunity to own "AC" progeny. Kaycie L. Shearer� Canton, KS� 620-628-4621 � 620-654-6507 Circle S Ranch Fall Bred Heifer Lot 17 CE BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Act. BW Adj. WW 107 -0.3 38 69 23 42 -3.6 105 0.3 N/A 2 0.04 -0.06 5.2 -4.20 3.95 88 514 Average Daily Gain Tenderness Marbling Percent Choice Yield Grade Fat Thickness Ribeye Area Heifer Pregnancy Rate Stayability Maternal Calv. Ease Docility 6 3 6 6 6 5 4 6 7 5 7 DCSF POST ROCK TWILA 235U2 ET DOB: 10/23/08 #AMGV 1106608 Tattoo: 235U2 � Polled � 88% GV � Homozygous Black Cow GKG Mr Freedom 206M ET GKG Harley GKG MS NI 312N MRCO New Dircetion 905 DCSF Post Rock Twila 223M2 DCSF Post Rock Twila 3F2 SLC Freedom 178F ET GKG Miss B Force 708G Northern Improvement 4480 GF GKG MS Black Force 147L ET VAA Leachman New Day 205B MRCO Cadillac Lady 541E DCSF Post Rock Black Savvy LOU Miss Mikron 24U This years Post Rock National Sale entry is an ET daughter of Post Rock Twila 223M2, the high selling female in the Gelbvieh breed this year. This heifer won her class at the Iowa Junior National this past summer just 3 weeks after being weaned with out being creep fed. She done a lot of growing since then but still has the beautiful neck extension and eye appeal that sets her apart in the show ring and in the pasture. We plan to have her mated to Great Western for a truly unique and exclusive genetic package for her new owner. Bill & Leland Clark� Barnard, KS�785-792-6244 Post Rock Cattle Co. Open Heifer Lot 18 LJMC TENDERNESS 9002W DOB: 1/12/09 #AMGV 1106666 BON View New Design 1407 EGL 9420 TLR Cocoa 35C EGL H228 S A F Focus of E R Mytty Countess 906 SVVG Skyler ET MOEL Margo 055M CE BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Act. BW Adj. WW 106 -1.2 49 99 21 46 -2.1 104 0.2 N/A 8 0.01 0.16 -1.4 23.90 34.60 67 553 Average Daily Gain Tenderness Marbling Percent Choice Yield Grade Fat Thickness Ribeye Area Heifer Pregnancy Rate Stayability Maternal Calv. Ease Docility 6 4 7 7 5 5 5 4 5 4 5 Tattoo: 9002W � Polled � 50% AN, 50% GV � Homozygous Black Cow EGL Target 1148 EGL Tenderloin N409 EGL L280 Mytty In Focus LJMC Nelly 7032T CPGG TSR Ms Prairie Royal IF you are serious about Marbling and Carcass Values.... IF you demand Calving Ease but don't want to give up top 3% of WW and YW..... IF you want enough Milk and Maternal to assure High Production through Daughters..... Then it's time to invest in YOUR position within the bright future of the Gelbvieh Breed and the Beef Industry. "Tenderness" was built to make an Impact!! On a side note,,,"Tenderness" has already earned numerous Division banners this past summer and fall ! Lacey McCabe � Farley, IA � 563-852-7151 � 563-543-4177 McCabe Cattle Company Open Heifer Lot 19 EGL BUTTERSCOTCH W001 ET DOB: 1/23/09 #AMGV 1123661 Tattoo: W001 � Double Polled � 94% GV� Double Black Cow CE BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Act. BW Adj. WW 101 4.1 62 99 18 49 -1.4 103 0.8 N/A 14 0.16 -0.08 3.2 10.75 18.48 70 627 EGL Butterscotch W001 ET is the result of a mating planned to combine the positive Tenderness genes of her parents. The unplanned part was the feminine beauty of the heifer. Her extension and grace on the move make her a heifer that is not only attractive to look at, but also suggests longevity. Her breed leading performance numbers suggest a future of big rugged calves at her side. Plus, they are sure to be attractive and carry the positive tenderness genes. Her sire was the high selling bull in the 2007 Bar Arrow bull sale. Her dam also traces back to Bar Arrow; their 1999 National Champion Female. Butterscotch sells in her entirety. NORD Nagurski M142J BAG Butter Knife 139S BAG Miss 23F 36K EGL Fosters L017 ET EGL P038 ET JDKG Vanna ET ELK CK Bronco 411G NORD Jennifer BACC 23F BAG Miss Kaiser SLC Freedom 178F ET EGL Phoebe G374 WAM Stonewall BAG MS BLK Leading Lady 112G Steve Munger � Highmore, SD� 605-226-1537 � 605-380-0092 Eagle Pass Ranch Open Heifer Lot 20 CIRS 60NW DOB: 1/25/09 #AMGV 1115084 VAA Leachman New Day 205B BB Miss 61Y EGL Bullseye C154 ET AKR 349A JCGR BAR GT Tonto 2011F TFP MS 43A POW Turbo 632F RAM 973C CE BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Act. BW Adj. WW 101 2.8 54 87 20 47 -2.2 101 0.2 N/A 14 0.12 -0.11 2.4 7.27 10.69 83 585 Average Daily Gain Tenderness Marbling Percent Choice Yield Grade Fat Thickness Ribeye Area Heifer Pregnancy Rate Stayability Maternal Calv. Ease Docility 5 6 6 6 7 6 5 6 6 6 6 Tattoo: 60NW � Homozygous Polled � 94% GV � Black Cow SLC Freedom 178F ET EGL Fosters L017 ET EGL Phoebe G374 DMG Di Geronimo 100H CIRS Bound For Beauty 60N RAM 606J And how about this beauty for a higher standard in Show Heifers???? CIRS 60NW is your lady. CIRS 60NW packs powerful and balanced EPDs into a beautiful picture-perfect profile and she has a baby doll disposition. CIRS 60NW is DNA tested HOMOZYGOUS POLLED. She is in the top 2% of all Gelbvieh Females with her WW EPD and Top 4% TM; she's better than the top 10% for YW and CW EPD. CIRS 60NW is a 2nd generation show heifer prospect � her dam was shown by one of Kaycie's good friends when she was a Rookie 4-Her. Make CIRS 60NW your companion to the AGJA Junior Nationals in Texas this summer, then bring her home and make her your higher standard MOMMA COW in your herd. John Shearer� Canton, KS� 620-628-4621 � 620-654-6507 Circle S Ranch Open Heifer Lot 21 JKK MS CARMEL KISSES DOB: 2/7/09 #AMGV 1105764 Polled � 94% GV� Red Cow CE BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Act. BW Adj. WW 107 0.3 34 62 12 29 -2.7 104 1 N/A 12 0.11 -0.16 5 .44 -1.24 83 N/A Average Daily Gain Tenderness Marbling Percent Choice Yield Grade Fat Thickness Ribeye Area Heifer Pregnancy Rate Stayability Maternal Calv. Ease Docility N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A FHG Flying H Extra 150D JRI Extra Exposure 285L71 ET JRI MS Polled Sweetie 285C6 JRI Top Secret 253M75 ET JRI MS Hershey Kiss 254T84 JRI MS P Extra Design 254K74 KCF Bennett Premier Z104 FHG MS FHG Nite Lady 50A HHF Polled Summit 648U JRI Ms PLD Preference 285A5 JRI PLD Free Agent 125J3 JRI Ms PLD Frontier 253J60 FHG Flying H Extra 150D JRI MS PLD Impact 254H64 Miss Carmel Kisses is an angular, long, deep bodied heifer that should have a lot of success in the show ring, just like her mother had. She definitely has the maternal power to make an awesome cow! We are retaining the right to 1 flush at our expense. Murray, IA� 641-414-1358 Julianna Kruse Open Heifer Lot 22 STRM BED OF ROSES 171W ET CE BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Act. BW Adj. WW 105 -0.4 39 81 12 32 -3.2 103 N/A N/A 8 0.09 -0.17 4.7 -3.48 20.10 71 673 Homozygous Polled, AM & NH Free. This outstanding Freedom daughter will no doubt continue the tradition of fabulous Freedom females. Bed DOB: 2/24/09 #AMGV 1113192 of Roses was named Reserve Division champion at the 2009 American Royal, and Division Champion at the 2009 NAILE. Here is an opportunity Tattoo: 171W � Polled � 50% AN, 50% GV � Black Cow to buy a show ready female that has already seen plenty of purple! Her nomiss angus donor dam was named to many titles in 2004, including Iowa GLT Sensation's Day 21Y VAA Leachman New Day 205B Preview Champion, Iowa State Fair 4-H Champion, Division winner at Junior VAA 023Z SLC Freedom 178F ET Nationals, and Reserve Champion of the American Royal Jr. Show. Her two BB MR Forkas 1S (JSE M2) BB Miss 61Y flush sisters last year were named Reserve Champion Balancer Female at BB Bell Orchid the 2008 American Royal, and Reserve Division Champion at Jr. Nationals. There is power and consistency in this breeding, she will be an asset to any S A F Fame Famous 7001 showstring and donor program. Her dam averages 14 embryos per flush, T K Karen 1369 Moffitt Yellow Rose 17N Leachman Saugahatchee 3000C and we expect no less from this female. Reserving the right to one flush M A F Yellow Rose 12H Champion Hill Rose 441 of at least 8 transferrable embryos at our expense and your convenience. Additional information on her dam available at www.StreamCattle.com Chariton, IA � 641-774-8124 Stream Cattle Co. Open Heifer Lot 23 VRT LAZY TV MS DOMINO W303 DOB: 3/3/09 #AMGV 1115451 Tattoo: W303 � Polled � 25% AN, 75% GV� Black Cow CE BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Act. BW Adj. WW 106 0.4 57 94 17 46 -0.8 104 0.6 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 17.24 80 651 Average Daily Gain Tenderness Marbling Percent Choice Yield Grade Fat Thickness Ribeye Area Heifer Pregnancy Rate Stayability Maternal Calv. Ease Docility 4 4 6 6 6 6 5 5 6 5 4 LWHF Fearless BEA Domino 401P ET BEA 411S EXAR Pay Stub 40 5S BMB 7061T BABR 5002R JNS MR Image 6E ET JNS Miss Carolina Power 25E BEA Mr. Cowboy 270P HAH Miss HAH 943L Exar Lutton 1831 Rollin Rock Blackbird 7537 S SL Platinum AHL Hott Damn 31L This homozygous black female is out of the 2009 National Champion Balancer Heifer. Ms Domino is an extra fancy � Gelbvieh heifer that can show as a Balancer or as a Purebred. Notice her Great Grand Dam that needs no introduction....the infamous AHL Hott Damn 31L. To top it all off, her Weaning Weight EPD is in the top 1% of the breed! Vaughn Thorstenson � Selby, SD� 605-649-6262 � 605-848-0421 Thorstenson Lazy TV Ranch Blackhawk Cattle Co. Skyler Martin � Oregon, IL� 815-732-7583 � 815-732-2893 Open Heifer Lot 24 RROG WHITNEY 941W DOB: 3/20/09 #AMGV 1119718 SLC Freedom 178F ET TAU Ms Sleepy 920J MCJ RJ Black Knight PCCI Ms Paddy 976Y PCC PCC Colorado Hobo RKJ RKJ Hero 834ET 813 DBC Black Diamond 96C CTR Cedar Top's 3019C CE BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Act. BW Adj. WW 107 -0.7 42 76 12 33 -1.3 104 0.4 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 9.20 72 584 Average Daily Gain Tenderness Marbling Percent Choice Yield Grade Fat Thickness Ribeye Area Heifer Pregnancy Rate Stayability Maternal Calv. Ease Docility 3 4 5 5 6 5 6 5 7 6 6 Tattoo: 941W � Polled � 24% AR,75% GV � Red Cow TAU T G TY 313L PCCI Nitro 3161N PCCI Ms Knight 6102F PCC PCC Pace Setter 064 CTR 4141P CTR 805H Whitney 941 is a late March cherry red beauty that so nicely blends an elegant front end with rib shape, and a long square hip. This style and balance helped her be named Res. Calf Champion at the Kansas State Fair. She was weaned 3 weeks and was shown against heifers who'd been weaned over 2 months. 941 received many complements from astute cattlemen. This sweetheart has a super disposition as Rogers 8 year old grandson was leading her at the state fair. Great females like 941 are what the Gelbvieh Breed is known for. Nitro 3161N sired this elegant lady. As is the tradition with the Nitro progeny she is just "Made Right". Nitro sired 4 of the 5 bulls in our 2005 Denver pen of 5. This being said, we shouldn't be surprised how nicely she's designed. Several Nitro daughters have been selected for the Kansas and Nebraska State Female Sales. Just as productive is 941's dam. 4141 had her 1st daughter selected for the Nebraska Female Sale, her 2nd daughter was selected for the Kansas Female Sale selling to Jumping Cow Ranch, CO and Waltz Gelbvieh, MO, respectively. 4141's 3rd calf another heifer was retained in our herd and is one of our top bred heifers. The 4th daughter is here for your appraisal. Combining great sires and dams equals success. 941 should be a moderate productive cow when her show career is over. 941 is a � blood and the � red Angus is from the Hobo line which is known for productive females. Let this cherry red heart throb be your next show heifer/donor prospect as she sells in the National Sale in Denver. Kelly Overmiller� Smith Center, KS� 785-389-3522 � 785-282-1182 Overmiller Gelbvieh CE BW WW YW MILK TM GL CED SC ST CW RE MB DtF CV FM Act. BW Adj. WW N/A -1.6 33 73 15 32 -0.8 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 15.68 73 N/A Open Heifer Lot 25 CTR KATIE 9320W DOB: 5/15/09 #AMGV 1112576 Average Daily Gain Tenderness Marbling Percent Choice Yield Grade Fat Thickness Ribeye Area Heifer Pregnancy Rate Stayability Maternal Calv. Ease Docility N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Tattoo: 9320W � Polled � 62% AN, 38% GV� Black Cow Connealy Freightliner Connealy Industry 5634 Eilera of Conanga 2583 XXB Titus 880K CTR 6004S CTR 8124H Bon View Bando 598 Joana Erica of Conanga G A R Grid Maker Elilad of Conanga 365 MRCO New Direction 905 DFW Miss Echo J880 DBC Black Diamond 96C F CTR 159 CTR Katie is one of the fanciest may born heifers you will ever lay eyes on. A super junior show prospect that will dominate when she is a bred heifer. Better yet she is from a time tested cow family with proven longevity, fertility, and the unique ability to raise front end calves every time. Breeders if you ever wanted a donor prospect well here she is with perfect depth, thickness and structure. Scott Starr � Stapleton, NE � 308-587-2293 Cedar Top Ranch Trucking: Many people want to participate in the National Sale but feel they are unable because of the logistics and costs involved in transporting your purchases to your operation. Well this year we have got you covered. We will get your cattle delivered to your destination for a maximum delivery charge of $300 per head. The sale management team and sale committee members will be available to make sure you get your cattle delivered quickly and safely and for no more than $300 per head. Thank You! Thank You for attending the 2010 Higher Standards Sale! Notes Add Pounds. Add Profit. The highest price per pound doesn't always equate to profit. Even on today's carcass grids, weight still drives value. Profit comes from pounds of calf at weaning, the ability to gain efficiently in the feedlot and go to the rail with more pounds of high quality, high yield carcass. With higher input costs, isn't it time you did the math and put Gelbvieh into your crossbreeding program? Gelbvieh or Balancer bulls will give you more pounds and more profit. As a bonus, you get a set of replacement heifers that will be your hardest working cows. Visit www.smartcross.org to find out how to Add Pounds and Add Profit to your next calf crop. 10900 Dover Street Westminster, CO 80021 (303) 465-2333 Fax: (303) 465-2339 www.smartcross.org firstname.lastname@example.org Jeff Erhardt 3445 Highway 31 New Salem, ND 58563 January 10, 2010 - 5:00 p.m. National Western Beef Palace Arena - Denver, Colorado See You in Denver!