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with Guest Consignor:

East Poplar Simmentals 39th in 2019

Bull & Female Sale Friday,

March 1 , 2019 st

1:00 p.m.

Johnstone Auction Mart Ltd. Moose Jaw, Sask. 4 miles West of Moose Jaw on Trans-Canada Highway


Foreword Welcome to LaBatte Simmentals 39th Annual Spring Bull & Female Sale on Friday, March 1st, 2019 at Johnstone Auction Mart, four miles west of Moose Jaw on #1 highway. Again we would like to thank all the bidders and buyers from our past sales for the continued support and effort you make each year to attend our sale. It is very much appreciated. As I write this foreword in mid January it has really been a nice winter so far, milder temperature than usual and less wind than usual. This really helps the feed piles and makes life a little easier. Calf and cow prices have risen quite a bit in January with the heavy calves bringing almost the same dollars per pound as the lighter calves. Those big, soggy Simmental and Simmental cross calves are bringing a premium and adding extra profit dollars in the commercial people’s pockets. There’s been some changes in our sale again this year as Meadow Acres Farms, our guest consignor for the past five years, have grown their own numbers where they are able to have their own sale on their farm in mid March. The Fornwalds were great guest consignors bringing quality bulls to our sale. They believed in the same values as us, focusing on the commercial industry first, purchasing bulls to better raise the quality and kind the commercial people are looking for. Thanks Dustin, Kirsten, Blair and Laurel for all the hard work you did at our sale and all the best to you in your future endeavors. With that brings our new guest consignor, East Poplar Simmentals, Kyron & Kelsey Manske of Coronach, SK. These young, enthusiastic Simmental breeders purchased fifty cows from us this fall with the option of putting some bulls in our annual bull sale. They will have ten bulls in this year’s sale and will have more in the coming years. Many of you might know Kelsey already as she is the YCSA Coordinator for the Canadian Simmental Association and does a great job with the young kids coming up in the livestock industry. Kyron worked for me one spring and summer a few years back and was a very good, fun hired man. I’ve known the Manske family for a lot of years and they are good, hard working people. I think they are, and we are for sure, pretty excited having them as our new guest consignor. As for our bull sale offering this year it will consist of 54 thick, meaty, red, black and fullblood bulls. We will be selling our first sons of the $100,000 Wheatland Bentley bull that ourselves, Circle 7, Soderglen and Cowtrax purchased in Wheatland’s 2017 Bull Sale. His progeny are only available at these operations. He’s made our black bull pen the best it’s ever been. Our red pen is headed up by some new genetics also, first sons off our Agribition Champion, Captain Scream. They are thick, meaty, deep sided bulls that will catch your eye. Also the first sons of the R Plus Red Century bull that we purchased with Circle 7 in 2017. In our judgment he was in the top 2-3 red bulls sold that year and are very satisfied with his progeny. Added to the red section SVS Brooks and IPU Red Deputy, the reds are one of the most consistent groups we’ve had. The fullbloods are headed by the French Attack sons, Mr. Adonis sons, Solstice sons and a very good, polled Blueprint son. These fullblood bulls make a great cross with your black and red cows producing those sought after baldy calves. In the open purebred heifer division we will be selling 18 top replacement heifers, red and black. If you are unable to attend the sale, give myself or East Poplar Simmentals or any of the sale staff a call to have the sale offering evaluated for you. We can be reached the day prior and sale day on our cell phones: Barry 306-815-7900 or Kyron 306-267-7530 or Johnstone Auction Mart at 306-693-4715. If you have questions earlier give us a call on our cells or our home numbers. The sale will also be broadcast live on dlms.ca, so contact Mark Shologan for more information and help getting approved for bidding, phone number 780-699-5082. We welcome your visit to our farms anytime to see the bulls and heifers first hand. Come join us Thursday night at the Heritage Inn in our hospitality room for some socializing and laughs. We look forward to seeing you on Friday, March 1st at Johnstone Auction Mart, Moose Jaw, SK. Join us for a complimentary dinner prior to the sale and also after the sale for some socializing, refreshments and snacks. Best of luck in 2019 and hope to see you sale day.

Barry P.S. Grandkids are doing great. They’re all growing like weeds and are full of energy. Brodyn, the oldest, was fifteen years old in November, is six feet tall and a great help around the farm and the cattle. The other boys are into hockey and, get this, “horses”. They’re into 4-H, both grain and beef. The girls are busy with karate and basketball. They brought Grandpa pizza tonight for supper after basketball practice and, of course, we found a little ice cream for dessert. We’re so lucky that they all live so close and go to school in Gladmar as we get to see them quite often.

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Sale Day Phones / Barry’s cell 306 815-7900 Wade Lund 306 815-7520 Kyron Manske 306 267-7530 Sale Consultants Transcon Livestock Corp.: Jay Good 403 556-5563 Darren Paget 403 323-3985 Cody Haney 403 559-8809 Bouchard Livestock: Brian Bouchard 403 813-7999 Darnell Fornwald 403 795-8030 Wacey McCaw 306 471-0093 Bohrson Marketing: Scott Bohrson 403 370-3010 Geoff Anderson 306 731-7921 Taylor Richards 306 821-4169 Wilf Davis: Telephone: 204 834-2479 Cell: 204 841-0211 Buyers draw Johnstone Auction Mart Ltd., Wayne & Scott Johnstone Bus: 306 693-4715 Fax 306 691-6650 Scott cell: 306 631-0767 Marc Boisvert: Consultant francophone 819 395-5502 cell: 819 314-0367 Auctioneers

Dan Skeels 403 783-1217

Ryan Dorran 403 507-6483

178B Pneu-Dart Air Rifle

Ringmen: Scott Johnstone 306 631-0767 Nathan Marin 306 869-7130 Taylor Richards 306 821-4169 Livestock Insurance

Stockmens Insurance, Cassie Dorran 403 507-5953

Photography

LaBatte Simmentals - Wilf Davis, Douglas, MB

Sale Headquarters

Heritage Inn - 1590 Main St. N., Moose Jaw, SK South of the overpass at the junction of #1 and #2 Highways Telephone: 306 693-7550 306 693-1242 (ask for rooms reserved for LaBatte Simmentals)

Health All bulls will be scrotal measured and palpated. Bulls over 12 months of age at time of testing will be semen tested. Bulls under 12 months of age at time of testing will be semen tested prior to delivery. Weights will be posted sale day. All bulls and heifers were given Cattlemaster 4, Somnustar PH and Fortress 7 in June and boostered with same in September. All were treated with Ivomec Pour-on in September and January. “Sight Unseen” Purchase Program

If you are unable to attend the sale but are interested in our bulls give Barry or Kyron a call and they will personally go over the bulls and your program with you. They will recommend which bulls they think would meet your satisfaction and refer you to one of their sale staff.

In-Herd Semen

LaBatte Simmentals & East Poplar Simmentals reserve the right to collect semen on any bull sold through this sale. The semen collection will be at the seller’s expense and the buyer’s convenience. Any semen collected will be for in herd use only.

Delivery

At the buyer’s option and risk, LaBatte Simmentals and East Poplar Simmentals will take purchaser’s bulls home, feed them under their management and deliver them FREE anywhere in the prairie provinces to your nearest central location. We will do our utmost to deliver them right to your yard. Delivery will take place between April and the middle of May. For bull buyers outside the prairie provinces, bulls will be delivered at a reasonable charge. The bulls are the property of the buyer as soon as they are sold. Therefore, buyers must insure their animals for the time they are at LaBatte Simmentals and East Poplar Simmentals. The heifers will be delivered as soon as possible after the sale.

If you are unable to attend our sale, please join us by viewing the sale live online at www.dlms.ca. For more information and help getting approved for bidding, contact Mark Shologan 780 699-5082.

Guarantee

All animals will carry the standard breeding guarantee as specified by the Canadian Simmental Association. At no time shall the seller’s liability exceed the purchase price of the animal.

Video

Video of sale bulls will be available. For LaBatte Simmentals go to www.labattesimmentals.com. For East Poplar Simmentals go to facebook.com/eastpoplarsimmentals or www.dlms.ca to view.

Terms & Conditions

The sale will be conducted under the standard Johnstone Auction Mart Ltd. Terms & Conditions.

Accidents

Although every precaution will be taken to protect the safety and comfort of buyers, neither the Sales Management, auctioneer, consignors, or Association assumes any responsibility in this matter and disclaims any liability legal or otherwise in the event of accident or loss of property.

Barry & Brenda LaBatte Lynlee & Hayley LaBatte

Kyron & Kelsey Manske

Box 72, Gladmar, SK S0C 1A0 Barry cell: 306 815-7900 email: labatte.simm@sasktel.net website: www.labattesimmentals.com

Box 456, Coronach, SK S0H 0Z0 Ph: 306 267-7530 email: kyron_manske@hotmail.com facebook.com/eastpoplarsimmentals

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Wade Lund, herdsman 306 815-7520

POLLED PUREBRED

PG1253216

SVS CAPTAIN MORGAN 11Z BGS/BM CAPTAIN SCREAM 63D PTG1173662 RF SCREAM 215Z SPRINGCREEK LINER 56U IPU MS RED LINER 56U 202Y PG753413 MILESTONE Q REAGAN 52R

IPU 83F

24 January 2018

HARVIE JDF WALLBANGER111X SUNNYVALLEY BLK JENNA 88U MR HOC BROKER RF SCREAM 39X RCC/TCF LINE DRIVE M181 NEVAS L93 HOOK’S RED QUORUM 55H WIN DEE ACRES REAGAN 1N

BW: 100. adjWW: 922. EPDs: CE: 1.5, BW: 6.3, WW: 90.5, YW: 140.2, MILK: 20.4, MCE: 1.7, MWWT: 65.7.

POLLED PUREBRED

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TNT BOOTLEGGER Z268 IPU 2Y DILLINGER 80B PG1128510 IPU 52N MS POCAHONTAS 2Y CRM BLI BARTENDER 392B IPU MS. PEGGY 121D PG1190458 IPU PEGGY 2X

IPU 7F

10 January 2018

DCR MR MOON SHINE X102 TNT MISS W70 SPRINGCREEK LINER 56U IPU RED POCAHONTAS 52N SNIDER’S XXL 1Y CRMS FANCY BLACK 356 Y WHEATLAND RED ACE 747T SUNNY VALLEY BRANDY 64U

BW: 76. adjWW: 861. EPDs: CE: 14.3, BW: 0.1, WW: 70.6, YW: 106.0, MILK: 24.1, MCE: 10.3, MWWT: 59.4.

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IPU CPT. SCREAM 83F

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IPU DILLINGER 7F

HOMO POLLED. This Captain Scream son has been a standout since birth. He looked great as a calf, great in the summer and continued on through weaning and still is a standout today. His mother is a solid red Liner 56U cow with a great udder. In last year’s sale her Westcott son sold to the good purebred operation of Pearson Simmentals at Calmar, AB. She also has two sons working in the commercial herds of Frank Arnal, Eastend, SK and Rolling H Farms, Biggar, SK. 83F himself has an excellent body type, long, great rear quarter, is deep bodied, loose hided, big topped and has big testicles. He had an actual weaning weight in early September of 1010lbs. We think a lot of this homo polled herdsire prospect and think he has a great future.

HOMO POLLED. A dark red Dillinger 80B son out of a first calf Bartender daughter going back to a really good Red Ace cow. This is Brodyn’s bull. His mom and dad gave him the good 121D cow as a heifer calf for all the good work he does on the farm and with the cattle. He can run any piece of equipment on the farm, helps with the cattle, and we think he’s a pretty nice kid too. He’s been rewarded with this good, dark red Dillinger son who should be a calving ease specialist. He’s very smooth made, long bodied and has a really nice uddered Bartender daughter for a mother. He’s in the top 3% of the breed for calving ease EPD, top 5% for birth weight, top 2% for maternal calving ease and top 5% for API.

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IPU RED CENTURY 30F PG1253084

IPU 30F

POLLED PUREBRED 16 January 2018

R PLUS RELOAD 2006Z R PLUS HITMAN 4194B MISS R PLUS 79X R PLUS RED CENTURY 6200D PG1190105 R PLUS REDGE 8018U MISS R PLUS 1062Y MISS R PLUS 8205U LFE BS LEWIS 322U MAF R HORIZON 7Y LFE KJLI DREAMLADY 79W IPU MS. HORIZON 86B PG1128520 REMINGTON RED LABEL HR IPU MS RED LACEY 177S BFPS JEWEL 33J

BW: 90. adjWW: 778. EPDs: CE: 6.1, BW: 3.5, WW: 66.6, YW: 88.6, MILK: 20.1, MCE: 3.5, MWWT: 53.4. Here’s a really nice made, smooth, long, dark, good haired Red Century son out of a really nice Horizon cow. His sire, Red Century, was purchased out of the 2017 R Plus sale as the high selling red bull. In our estimation he was one of the really top red bulls to sell that year. He was so loose made, deep bodied, great haired and thick quartered. We think this bull will sire some really nice calves with his type, hair coat, moderate 90lb birth weight and style.

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IPU RED CENTURY 31F PG1253064

R PLUS HITMAN 4194B R PLUS RED CENTURY 6200D PG1190105 MISS R PLUS 1062Y MRL EL TIGRE 52Z IPU MS. EL TIGRESS 109B PG1128658 IPU RED MS JAZZ 99S

IPU 31F

POLLED PUREBRED 16 January 2018

R PLUS RELOAD 2006Z MISS R PLUS 79X R PLUS REDGE 8018U MISS R PLUS 8205U WHEATLAND PREDATOR 922W MRL MISS 836W R PLUS RED RIBEYE 1134L MISS NOREMAC LCL 4L

BW: 100. adjWW: 749. EPDs: CE: 2.6, BW: 6.1, WW: 70.2, YW: 101.7, MILK: 17.1, MCE: 0.5, MWWT: 52.2. HOMO POLLED. Another good Red Century son off a beautifully uddered, red El Tigre daughter. These El Tigre cows, red or black, are really making some super cows; excellent udders, easy fleshing, pear shaped and great footed. 109B has a Sheriff son working in the herd of Salty Lake Farms at Watrous, SK. They were using him in their heifer pen. 31F is long, smooth, stylish and has a great hair coat like his dad. This bull would throw some excellent replacements and really good steers.

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R Plus Red Century 6200D

IPU RED CENTURY 35F PG1253070

R PLUS HITMAN 4194B R PLUS RED CENTURY 6200D PG1190105 MISS R PLUS 1062Y MAF R HORIZON 7Y IPU MS. BARBI 102B PG1128651 TYMARC BARBI 86U

IPU 35F

POLLED PUREBRED 17 January 2018

R PLUS RELOAD 2006Z MISS R PLUS 79X R PLUS REDGE 8018U MISS R PLUS 8205U LFE BS LEWIS 322U LFE KJLI DREAMLADY 79W IPU T-BONE 13R ANCHOR “T” BARBI 46K

BW: 100. adjWW: 847. EPDs: CE: 3.0, BW: 5.9, WW: 75.2, YW: 103.3, MILK: 19.4, MCE: -0.3, MWWT: 57.0 This is an excellent Red Century bull, one of my favorites. He couldn’t quite decide if he wanted to be dark red or lighter red. This bull calf is chuck full of meat and muscle. Get in behind him and he is wide topped, thick quartered, great haired and just a powerful, meaty bull. What a set of feeder calves he would raise.

JZ Cattle Co. with their first purchase at Simmsational 2018

Uncle Todd & Brodyn clipping at Simmsational

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Dale Ehrhardt night watchman at calving time

POLLED PUREBRED

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IPU 49F

R PLUS HITMAN 4194B R PLUS RED CENTURY 6200D PG1190105 MISS R PLUS 1062Y MAF R HORIZON 7Y IPU MS. HORIZON 6A PG791454 SUNNY VALLEY BRANDY 64U

18 January 2018

R PLUS RELOAD 2006Z MISS R PLUS 79X R PLUS REDGE 8018U MISS R PLUS 8205U LFE BS LEWIS 322U LFE KJLI DREAMLADY 79W LFE RED NEVADA 529N BLCC MISS 83R

BW: 84. adjWW: 771. EPDs: CE: 9.7, BW: 1.0, WW: 62.4, YW: 83.9, MILK: 17.5, MCE: 5.7, MWWT: 48.7.

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IPU RED CENTURY 49F

A blood red, Red Century son that is moderate framed, deep bodied, thick and meaty. He is very stylish and easy to find in the bull pen. His mother is a really nice, feminine daughter of Horizon. She has had two progeny go through the sale already, a son to Frischholz Farms at Minton, SK and a daughter in last year’s sale selling to Blooming Prairie Simmentals at Ambrose, ND. A nice low birth weight, great color and hair, moderate and thick, this Century son will be a good one.

IPU CPT. SCREAM 50F PG1253320

SVS CAPTAIN MORGAN 11Z BGS/BM CAPTAIN SCREAM 63D PTG1173662 RF SCREAM 215Z WHEATLAND RED ACE 747T IPU PEGGY 2X PG734937 SUNNY VALLEY BRANDY 64U

IPU 50F

POLLED PUREBRED 18 January 2018

HARVIE JDF WALLBANGER111X SUNNYVALLEY BLK JENNA 88U MR HOC BROKER RF SCREAM 39X TNT TOP GUN R244 WHEATLAND LADY 902J LFE RED NEVADA 529N BLCC MISS 83R

BW: 90. adjWW: 789. EPDs: CE: 7.9, BW: 2.4, WW: 75.1, YW: 111.1, MILK: 19.1, MCE: 5.0, MWWT: 56.7. HOMO POLLED. A Captain Scream son out of an excellent Red Ace cow of Hayley’s. His mother is one of our favorites; excellent udder and deep bodied, just a tank of a cow. She just calved today as I write this, having an IPU Lieutenant 24E bull calf. This will be her fifth son selling with her first four going to the good commercial herds of Trevor Jones, SK, Triple T Ranch, SK, Prairie Sky Land & Cattle, SK and La Casse Farms, SK. She has a daughter at Robb Farms and is the grandmother to the Lot 2 (IPU 7F) bull in this year’s sale. This Scream calf is dark red and smooth made and with a nice low 90lb birth weight should be a calving ease bull.

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IPU RED CENTURY 53F

R PLUS HITMAN 4194B R PLUS RED CENTURY 6200D PG1190105 MISS R PLUS 1062Y IPU T-BONE 13R TYMARC BARBI 86U PTG693829 ANCHOR “T” BARBI 46K

PG1253323

IPU 53F

POLLED PUREBRED 19 January 2018

R PLUS RELOAD 2006Z MISS R PLUS 79X R PLUS REDGE 8018U MISS R PLUS 8205U R PLUS RED RIBEYE 1134L TNT MISS JAZZ J316 ANCHOR “T” TITANIC 22E ANCHOR “T” ILSE 10E

BW: 102. adjWW: 813. EPDs: CE: 3.4, BW: 5.5, WW: 66.1, YW: 95.2, MILK: 23.9, MCE: -0.6, MWWT: 57.0. This blood red, Red Century bull calf is very thick made, long, stylish, good haired, and is mothered by an awesome, solid red, half Fleckvieh cow. She is one of our top cows, going back to the Anchor “T” Barbi cow family of Virginia Ranches. We have sold bulls through our bull sale and heifers through Smmsational out of this great cow. I would be keeping every heifer calf out of this bull as they will be awesome cows.

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Tymarc Barbi 86U


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IPU RED EDITION 71F

POLLED PUREBRED

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IPU 71F

23 January 2018

RW BOMBER 8H TNT DYNAMITE BLACK L137 OPPS WIS GM2 TH BLACK EDITION 8R BPG640896 SARGE C3070 BBN MS BLACK LADY 28H BBN MISS FANCY 01E SVS OPEN RANGE 28Y SVS MILWAUKEE 53A DESTINY DREAM EILEEN MRL MISS 6784D BPG1184449 TNT TOP GUN R244 REMINGTON WISE GIRL 235U OPPS WIS GM2

BW: 86. adjWW: 867. EPDs: CE: 6.3, BW: 2.1, WW: 63.9, YW: 92.9, MILK: 21.9, MCE: 3.3, MWWT: 53.9. Another candidate for the heifer pen. His sire, Black Edition, has been used very successfully on heifers for many years now. We bought 71F’s dam as a bred heifer in McMillen Ranching’s fall 2017 female sale. She was bred Edition and the resulting calf is a very good, moderate framed, thick made, great haired, solid red son. He will be a non-diluter, being out of two black parents which means you can breed black cows to him and you’ll either get red calves or black calves, no grays. This is a bull we liked all summer and still do.

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POLLED PUREBRED

IPU BROOKS 75F

PG1253168

MRL RED WHISKEY 101B SVS BROOKS 669D PG1168724 SVS RED SARA 92X SPRINGCREEK LOTTO 52Y IPU MS. RED LOTTO 60A PG791492 IPU MS RED SPECIALIST 17X

IPU 75F

23 January 2018

TNT BOOTLEGGER Z268 MRL MISS 677Y SUNNY VALLEY UP-ROAR 90U 3D MISS SARA 158U KOP CROSBY 137W SPRINGCREEK BLK TESS 25T IPU RED SPECIALIST 70T IPU MS. RED ESSENCE 168U

BW: 78. adjWW: 800. EPDs: CE: 12.4, BW: 1.0, WW: 71.2, YW: 105.6, MILK: 25.2, MCE: 10.2, MWWT: 60.8. This is the first calf crop off of the Sunny Valley Brooks bull. He was one of the high selling red bulls in the spring of 2017 selling to MI Simmentals in Alberta for $70,000. Circle 7 Ranch and ourselves were the runner up bidder on him and we’re very fortunate that Mike Imler let us buy a semen pack in him. We’re very happy with his calves. He calves very good, sires dark red calves and they have some performance. This thick made, dark red, good haired Brooks calf has an excellent set of EPDs and with his 78lb birth weight should be a candidate for the heifer pen.

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IPU RED CENTURY 85F

POLLED PUREBRED

PG1253224

R PLUS HITMAN 4194B R PLUS RED CENTURY 6200D PG1190105 MISS R PLUS 1062Y IPU 52N ACCELERATOR 222U NUG NATTALLIA 72Y PG747591 NUG SNAPPER 679S

IPU 85F

24 January 2018

R PLUS RELOAD 2006Z MISS R PLUS 79X R PLUS REDGE 8018U MISS R PLUS 8205U TNT ACCELERATOR S226 IPU RED POCAHONTAS 52N BF K030 RED SNAPPER NUG PEARL 426P

BW: 94. adjWW: 822. EPDs: CE: 6.4, BW: 3.7, WW: 72.2, YW: 104.3, MILK: 21.0, MCE: 2.9, MWWT: 57.1. HETERO POLLED. This is a really good Red Century calf out of an awesome Accelerator 222U cow. We purchased 85F’s mother from Rob & Dee Young out of Anchor D’s female sale in the fall of 2016 as their feature lot. She was carrying a Spartan heifer calf that has turned into an awesome female. She just calved a few days ago and has a perfect udder. 72Y is one of the deepest, thickest, easy doing cows in our herd. This Red Century son will pass his great mother’s traits onto his progeny. He will sire an excellent set of male and female progeny – the cowboy kind.

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IPU RED DEPUTY 102F

POLLED PUREBRED

PG1252683

KUNTZ SHERIFF 8A IPU RED DEPUTY 25C PG1159444 IPU 56U MS. RED LINER 81A MRL EL TIGRE 52Z IPU MS. RED EL TIGRESS 171D PG1190515 ACS MISS EXCHANGE 239Z

IPU 102F

26 January 2018

KUNTZ MARSHALL 12Y PEACOCK’S LI’L NETTIE 23Y SPRINGCREEK LINER 56U ASR MS BLACK DESI W9154 WHEATLAND PREDATOR 922W MRL MISS 836W MR HOC BROKER BLCC MISS BLACKJACK 128X

BW: 100. adjWW: 951. EPDs: CE: 6.5, BW: 5.1, WW: 90.3, YW: 136.0, MILK: 20.3, MCE: 4.2, MWWT: 65.5. HETERO POLLED. Our first “Red Deputy” to catalog this year. If you remember, he was the $77,000 Sheriff son that sold to Kunkel Simmentals in North Dakota. He has sired some great progeny, both bulls and heifers. In last year’s sale his son, IPU Lieutenant 24E, was our high selling bull going to Hoegl Livestock and Bohrson Marketing for $53,000. His daughters have been high sellers at female production sales in 2018. We are calving his first daughters now and they have beautiful udders, are really feminine, pear shaped, great milking and are going to be some of the elite females in the breed. This Deputy son, 102F, is very impressive, dark red, thick, smooth and stylish. He’ll be easy to find sale day.

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POLLED PUREBRED

PG1252988

MRL RED WHISKEY 101B SVS BROOKS 669D PG1168724 SVS RED SARA 92X KUNTZ SHERIFF 8A IPU MS. RED SHERRY 139C PG1160278 IPU MS. HORIZON 244A

IPU 109F

29 January 2018

TNT BOOTLEGGER Z268 MRL MISS 677Y SUNNY VALLEY UP-ROAR 90U 3D MISS SARA 158U KUNTZ MARSHALL 12Y PEACOCK’S LI’L NETTIE 23Y MAF R HORIZON 7Y IPU MS RED RIBEYE 204R

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IPU 139C BROOKS 109F

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IPU CPT. SCREAM 111F

HOMO POLLED. Again, another Brooks bull that we feel is very, very good. He too has been one of our favorites. His mother is a moderate, really nice uddered Sheriff daughter. She weaned this bull off in early September at a whopping 1000lbs. Not bad for a second calver. 109F is long, has lots of top and middle, is thick butted and great haired. He’s homo polled and homo good. He has an excellent set of well balanced EPDs. A bull you’ll want to look up sale day.

BW: 96. adjWW: 963. EPDs: CE: 9.4, BW: 3.2, WW: 86.6, YW: 127.2, MILK: 23.6, MCE: 5.7, MWWT: 66.9.

POLLED PUREBRED

PG1253146

SVS CAPTAIN MORGAN 11Z BGS/BM CAPTAIN SCREAM 63D PTG1173662 RF SCREAM 215Z MAF R HORIZON 7Y IPU MS. HORIZON 231A PG791936 MISS DN BODY 51R

IPU 111F

29 January 2018

HARVIE JDF WALLBANGER111X SUNNYVALLEY BLK JENNA 88U MR HOC BROKER RF SCREAM 39X HOMO POLLED. If you’re looking for a super thick, soggy, loose made, red bull you have just found LFE BS LEWIS 322U him. This guy is a tank! I don’t know if we’ve ever raised a bull that is stouter than this guy. He’s so loose LFE KJLI DREAMLADY 79W made and has so much spring of rib. What a set of calves he would sire and he’s homo polled to boot. LCHMN BODYBUILDER 7303F MISS DN JALAPENO 198K

BW: 98. adjWW: 871. EPDs: CE: 4.1, BW: 5.2, WW: 83.0, YW: 117.3, MILK: 14.7, MCE: 4.3, MWWT: 56.2.

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IPU BROOKS 121F PG1253123

MRL RED WHISKEY 101B SVS BROOKS 669D PG1168724 SVS RED SARA 92X IPU RED SPECIALIST 70T IPU MS SPECIALIST 17B PG1128415 IPU MS. MERCEDES 266Z

IPU 121F

POLLED PUREBRED 31 January 2018

TNT BOOTLEGGER Z268 MRL MISS 677Y SUNNY VALLEY UP-ROAR 90U 3D MISS SARA 158U WHEATLAND RED TEDDY 457P IPU MS RED RIBEYE 201R TNT RED MERCEDES S293 IPU RED POCAHONTAS 61P

BW: 96. adjWW: 843. EPDs: CE: 9.9, BW: 2.5, WW: 66.5, YW: 99.7, MILK: 22.5, MCE: 5.2, MWWT: 55.8. You can see why we really like these Brooks bulls. They’re long spined, so smooth made, thick and meaty and structurally very sound. What really sold us on Brooks was his mother, the Red Sara cow. She was moderate framed with loads of capacity, beautifully uddered, dark cherry red and good footed. Her 2 yr old daughter we saw was outstanding also. This 121F bull will sire some really good females for the replacement pen with his Specialist mother and the Sara cow in his pedigree. His male calves will have the length and muscle to push the scales down.

Zayne & Sierra at Granny Camp up at the ranch

POLLED PUREBRED

PG1253173

SVS CAPTAIN MORGAN 11Z BGS/BM CAPTAIN SCREAM 63D PTG1173662 RF SCREAM 215Z MAF R HORIZON 7Y IPU MS. HORIZON 41A PG791479 IPU MS. RED ESSENCE 235W

IPU 122F

31 January 2018

HARVIE JDF WALLBANGER111X SUNNYVALLEY BLK JENNA 88U MR HOC BROKER RF SCREAM 39X LFE BS LEWIS 322U LFE KJLI DREAMLADY 79W TNT ACCELERATOR S226 IPU RED POCAHONTAS 41S

BW: 106. adjWW: 762. EPDs: CE: 3.7, BW: 5.7, WW: 76.5, YW: 107.1, MILK: 15.4, MCE: 3.4, MWWT: 53.7

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HOMO POLLED. A powerful, stout made, Captain Scream bull out of a really nice made Horizon daughter. In last year’s sale her good Bartender son sold to North Creek Simmentals for $10,500. 122F is moderate framed but powerfully thick and deep, has a great hair coat and excellent disposition. This bull just has the character and dimensions of a herd bull. What a set of calves he would sire, whether purebred, feeder calves or replacement females.

17 IPU 225X RED CENTURY 123F PTG1253420

R PLUS HITMAN 4194B R PLUS RED CENTURY 6200D PG1190105 MISS R PLUS 1062Y IPU REVOLUTION 172U IPU 105L MS. REVLON 225X PTG736979 IPU RED POCAHONTAS 105L

IPU 123F

IPU CPT. SCREAM 122F

POLLED PUREBRED 31 January 2018

R PLUS RELOAD 2006Z MISS R PLUS 79X R PLUS REDGE 8018U MISS R PLUS 8205U LBR CROCKET R81 LCL MISS NOREMAC 16M HART RED CHIEF J242 TWIN BRAE HEATHER

BW: 106. actWW: 880. EPDs: CE: 3.0, BW: 4.6, WW: 67.6, YW: 98.8, MILK: 24.9, MCE: 2.6, MWWT: 58.7. HOMO POLLED. Century 123F is a transplant calf out of the great 105L Ms. Revlon 225X cow. We have retained seven daughters of hers in our herd; three beautiful, great uddered Horizon daughters, two Westcotts and now two Red Century daughters in the replacement pen. We have sold a $95,000 bull off her and in last year’s sale she was the great grandmother to our second high selling bull that sold to Lockhart Valley Simmentals at Rimbey, AB. If you score udders on cows like we do from 1 to 5, 225X’s is a 5+. This beautifully hair coated, long spined Century bull should sire quite a set of calves. I would keep every female off him.

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IPU 16Y RED CENTURY 131F

POLLED PUREBRED

PG1253446

R PLUS HITMAN 4194B R PLUS RED CENTURY 6200D PG1190105 MISS R PLUS 1062Y SPRINGCREEK LINER 56U BLACKSAND SHANIA 16Y PG748922 BLACKSAND SHANIA 23306S

IPU 131F

01 February 2018

R PLUS RELOAD 2006Z MISS R PLUS 79X R PLUS REDGE 8018U MISS R PLUS 8205U RCC/TCF LINE DRIVE M181 NEVAS L93 MSR KANSAS TANK 235M LRS MS PREFSTOCK 119L

BW: 92. adjWW: 793. EPDs: CE: 5.2, BW: 4.1, WW: 67.7, YW: 100.0, MILK: 22.7, MCE: 2.6, MWWT: 56.6. HOMO POLLED. We just finished writing about how good a cow 225X is, well she might have met her match with the mother of Century 131F. This Liner 56U daughter is as good as they come. What an awesome cow, great uddered, easy keeping, pear shaped, attractive, the kind you wish you had a hundred of. Circle 7 Ranch and ourselves bought her out of the Blacksand dispersal along with her red Lotto daughter. She’s already raised a $25,000 bull that went through this sale. Century 131F too will sire some excellent females that will be at the top of your replacement pen.

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Consigned by LaBatte Simmentals and Circle 7 Ranch

Blacksand Shania 16Y

IPU RED CENTURY 164F

POLLED PUREBRED

PG1253177

R PLUS HITMAN 4194B R PLUS RED CENTURY 6200D PG1190105 MISS R PLUS 1062Y IPU REDSKIN 105X IPU 105L POCAHONTAS 308Z PTG800980 IPU RED POCAHONTAS 105L

IPU 164F

17 February 2018

R PLUS RELOAD 2006Z MISS R PLUS 79X R PLUS REDGE 8018U MISS R PLUS 8205U IPU RED WARRIOR 26S PERKS RED JEM 46T HART RED CHIEF J242 TWIN BRAE HEATHER

BW: 94. adjWW: 787. EPDs: CE: 5.6, BW: 3.9, WW: 61.3, YW: 90.0, MILK: 26.7, MCE: 4.6, MWWT: 57.4. HOMO POLLED. Here’s a dark red Century son going back to the 105L cow family. The 105L cow was one of the most prolific cows that ever walked our pastures. We have five daughters of hers working in our herd. She lived to be 16 years old and until the last year looked like a six year old cow. She had an absolute perfect udder and has passed this on to her daughters. She was blood red, super footed and a tank. Her grandson, 164F, is dark red like his mother and grandmother, has an excellent hair coat and is thick made. Again, another bull that would sire some outstanding females.

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POLLED PUREBRED

IPU RED ZONE 171F

PG1253182

MAF R HORIZON 7Y IPU RED ZONE 16A PG791461 BOYNECREST BLACK JEWEL 6S S-PAW TURBO CHARGED IPU MS. TUBEROSE 287Z PG783363 MISS DN BODY 51R

IPU 171F

22 February 2018

LFE BS LEWIS 322U LFE KJLI DREAMLADY 79W KENCO/MF POWERLINE 204L TRI-R MS PEARL 13P CG PINPOINT 16P S-PAW BLK PERFECTA 305P LCHMN BODYBUILDER 7303F MISS DN JALAPENO 198K

BW: 104. adjWW: 887. EPDs: CE: 3.8, BW: 4.9, WW: 67.4, YW: 97.6, MILK: 22.7, MCE: 4.9, MWWT: 56.4. HETERO POLLED. Our only Red Zone son in this year’s sale but a really good one. He’s a full brother to the Red Zone 149D bull that sold to Sunny Valley Simmentals in our 2017 sale. This guy is very similar in type, dark red, thick made, has a great hair coat and has a herdbull presence about him. He will sire those soggy steer calves and great replacement females that are so much in demand today.

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POLLED PUREBRED

MRL RED WHISKEY 101B SVS BROOKS 669D PG1168724 SVS RED SARA 92X KUNTZ SHERIFF 8A IPU MS SHERRY 86C PG1160224 IPU MS. HORIZON 245A

IPU BROOKS 181F

PG1253004

IPU 181F

27 February 2018

TNT BOOTLEGGER Z268 MRL MISS 677Y SUNNY VALLEY UP-ROAR 90U 3D MISS SARA 158U KUNTZ MARSHALL 12Y PEACOCK’S LI’L NETTIE 23Y MAF R HORIZON 7Y IPU MS. TUBEROSE 16W

BW: 100. adjWW: 897. EPDs: CE: 9.8, BW: 3.0, WW: 78.0, YW: 114.7, MILK: 23.1, MCE: 7.2, MWWT: 62.1. HOMO POLLED. This end of February Brooks bull calf is a good one. He’s moderate, thick, very smooth made and out of a really good, young Sheriff daughter. These Brooks calves are going to become more popular all the time with his calving ease, color, thickness and style. 181F has a very nice, well balanced set of EPDs also.

SVS Brooks 669D

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POLLED PUREBRED

PG1252795

IPU 183F

KUNTZ SHERIFF 8A IPU RED DEPUTY 25C PG1159444 IPU 56U MS. RED LINER 81A IPU 2Y DILLINGER 80B IPU MS. DILLINGER 154D PG1190497 IPU MS. HORIZON 135B

28 February 2018

KUNTZ MARSHALL 12Y PEACOCK’S LI’L NETTIE 23Y SPRINGCREEK LINER 56U ASR MS BLACK DESI W9154 TNT BOOTLEGGER Z268 IPU 52N MS POCAHONTAS 2Y MAF R HORIZON 7Y IPU 138R MS. REVLON 244X

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IPU RED DEPUTY183F

HOMO POLLED. Another one of our feature bulls. This homo polled Red Deputy son born on the last day of February is a real herdsire. His mother is a beautiful uddered Dillinger daughter going way back to the 105L cow family again. 183F was the #1 indexing bull in his group with an adjusted weaning weight of 974lbs. Not bad off a first calf heifer. He’s long, thick, deep sided and attractive.

BW: 100. adjWW: 974. EPDs: CE: 5.9, BW: 4.3, WW: 89.6, YW: 134.9, MILK: 22.1, MCE: 4.9, MWWT: 66.9.

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IPU SPARK PLUG 189F

POLLED PUREBRED

PG1253126

ANCHOR D VIPER 103W SPRINGCREEK SPARK PLUG PG1134539 SPRINGCREEK BROOKE 68Z MAF R HORIZON 7Y IPU MS. HORIZON 18B PG1128416 IPU MS. BEEF MAKER 4X

IPU 189F

06 March 2018

DOUBLE BAR D MAESTRO 100S PRL LOPEZ 147L KOP CROSBY 137W SPRINGCREEK BROOKE 11W LFE BS LEWIS 322U LFE KJLI DREAMLADY 79W WS BEEF MAKER R13 IPU MS. RED ESSENCE 118U

BW: 88. adjWW: 764. EPDs: CE: 6.4, BW: 2.5, WW: 66.4, YW: 95.8, MILK: 25.7, MCE: 5.0, MWWT: 58.9. This is the only Spark Plug bull calf we have in this year’s sale. He’s a March calf out of a very good Horizon daughter that has a ton of capacity and broodiness. She backed up this year to calve in January and now resides at East Poplar Simmentals. This smooth made Spark Plug bull has a little white snipe down his face, is good muscled, good topped and should sire some calves with that money maker snipe face that is in demand today.

Springcreek Spark Plug

Lynlee, Hayley & the boys up at the Ranch

Hayley & Chinook Hayley does a lot of work in our cattle operation and we couldn’t ask for a better daughter in law

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IPU FRENCH ATTACK 5F 1253384

IPU 5F

Twin

FULLBLOOD 09 January 2018

VIRGINIA WALKER 97W SIBELLE DIRTY HARRY 25Z SIBELLE GOLDA FGAF FRENCH ATTACK 010C 1143287 CHAMPS ROMANO VIRGINIAS JANE WEST VIRGINIA’S MS WEST PATTY BLCC MR ADONIS 30X SOUTHSEVEN MR ADONIS 96Z SOUTH SEVEN MISS 70S BLACKGOLD MS HILLORY 66B 1129348 DOUBLE BAR D MADDOX 40S MS BGS POLL HILLORY 24W MS BGS POL HILLORY 27T

BW: 84. adjWW: 788. EPDs: CE: 4.6, BW: 4.1, WW: 75.7, YW: 112.9, MILK: 32.7, MCE: 3.4, MWWT: 70.6.

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IPU FRENCH ATTACK 6F 1253385

IPU 6F

Twin

FULLBLOOD 09 January 2018

BW: 82. adjWW: 761.

IPU French Attack 6F

FULLBLOOD FLECKVIEH. NON-DILUTER. A good pair of French Attack sons both raised by their dam, Blackgold Ms Hillory 66B. She weaned off almost 1700lbs of calves, falling ten pounds short. Quite an accomplishment. She is a really nice made, red goggle eyed, Mr Adonis daughter that has lots of milk. The full Fleck sire Mr. Adonis has raised some outstanding progeny in the fullblood business. His daughters are great females and his bulls very saleable. Add French Attack to the mix and you have a powerful pedigree. These bulls should add milk and calving ease to their progeny.

FGAF French Attack 010C

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IPU FRENCH ATTACK 40F FULLBLOOD

1253104

IPU 40F

18 January 2018

VIRGINIA WALKER 97W SIBELLE DIRTY HARRY 25Z SIBELLE GOLDA FGAF FRENCH ATTACK 010C 1143287 CHAMPS ROMANO VIRGINIAS JANE WEST VIRGINIA’S MS WEST PATTY MFI CORNERSTONE 7187 CROSSROAD RANGER 216X LPN MISS MAX 439N CROSSROAD BARCELONA 596B 834297 LWC METEXAS 13R CROSSROAD THUMBELINA 624T CROSSROAD PASADENA 302P

BW: 90. adjWW: 815. EPDs: CE: 3.1, BW: 4.4, WW: 76.6, YW: 113.6, MILK: 31.6, MCE: 1.8, MWWT: 69.9. FULLBLOOD FLECKVIEH. NON-DILUTER. A full brother to our high selling fullblood bull in last year’s sale, selling to Kyle Graveley, Helmsville, MT. Last year’s sale bull was born early March and this year she backed up to January 18th. His mother is a really nice, red goggle eyed Crossroad Ranger daughter that has a really good udder. This soggy, dark red, heavy pigmented bull should sire a great group of calves that have his thickness, rib and hair.

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IPU French Attack 202E - full brother

IPU MR. ADONIS 62F

FULLBLOOD

1253220

BLCC MR ADONIS 30X SOUTHSEVEN MR ADONIS 96Z 773081 SOUTH SEVEN MISS 70S TTU CANYON VIRGINIA MS ZORA P785050 VIRGINIA’S LORETTA 2ND

IPU 62F

22 January 2018

DOUBLE BAR D ADONIS 603N BLCC MISS HOUSTON 144U SOUTH SEVEN NAVIGATOR 33N DFM ELMIRA 543E SUNNY VALLEY SARGENT 24S BHR LISMAR R029 SU FABULOUS EAGLE-RIDGE 9F

BW: 90. adjWW: 855. EPDs: CE: 8.8, BW: 2.9, WW: 65.6, YW: 97.8, MILK: 30.0, MCE: 9.4, MWWT: 62.8. FULLBLOOD FLECKVIEH. NON-DILUTER. A really smooth made, blood red son of Mr Adonis and out of one of our favorite fullblood cows, the Virginia Zora cow. She is a fullblood cow you could take in to a show ring even at her age. She’s very feminine fronted, pear shaped, attractive, and has a perfect udder. This Adonis son should sire some excellent females. He has a modest 90lb birth weight and possesses a breeding bull herd bull look. In last year’s sale his full brother sold to Silzer Land & Cattle, Moose Jaw, SK.

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POLLED/SCURRED FULLBLOOD P1253140 ANCHOR “T” RUSTY 59G STARWEST POL BLUEPRINT P800548 PHS HOMOZYGOUS XCEPTIONAL DOUBLE BAR D ECLECTIC 34Y LAKEVIEW MS ECLEC 28B FF 1157576 LAKEVIEW MS PRESIDENT 51T

IPU 112F 29 January 2018 KLONDIKE GOLD RUSH 418B ANCHOR “T” HELGA 10Y CHAMPS BRAVO WCC WELLS’ PLD TALULAH 7T DORA LEE ECLIPSE FF9R SILVERLAKE TERRA SUNNYVALLEY PRESIDENT 55P LAKEVIEW MS METRO 1M

BW: 88. adjWW: 840. EPDs: CE: 11.1, BW: 3.1, WW: 73.8, YW: 109.6, MILK: 30.2, MCE: 7.3, MWWT: 67.1.

FULLBLOOD

1253215

BLCC MR ADONIS 30X SOUTHSEVEN MR ADONIS 96Z 773081 SOUTH SEVEN MISS 70S ALLM COLOSSAL 25U TRI-R LONDON 35Z 772985 TRI-R MADISSON 17M

IPU 144F

06 February 2018

DOUBLE BAR D ADONIS 603N BLCC MISS HOUSTON 144U SOUTH SEVEN NAVIGATOR 33N DFM ELMIRA 543E BBBG WRANGLER 3S FGAF ADRIA 126P ANCHOR “T” TITANIC 22E ANCHOR “T” KRYSTALL 47G

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IPU BLUEPRINT 112F

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IPU MR. ADONIS 144F

POLLED FULLBLOOD FLECKVIEH. NON-DILUTER. This many generation Fleckvieh fullblood bull has a lot to offer. He’s solid dark cherry red with big goggles, deep bodied, has big testicles, is very smooth made, polled and has a lot of performance and a nice 88lb birth weight. He has a great set of EPDs and is above average in 11 of 13 traits, highlighted by being in the top 15% of the breed for calving ease. His dam is another one of our good uddered Eclectic daughters. We bought a group of fullbloods from Lakeview Simmentals back in the fall of 2015 and they have turned out really well for us. 112F will be easy to find in the fullblood bull pen on sale day. Whether on purebred cows, red, black or white cows, he will do the job.

100% FLECKVIEH. NON-DILUTER. This is one of our feature fullblood bulls. He’s been a calf that stood out early in life, continued to impress us and turned out just like we thought he would. Sired by the highly regarded Mr Adonis bull and out of an outstanding Full Fleck Colossal daughter that produces a top calf every year. An excellent daughter of hers sold in Simmsational 2017 to Circle 7 Ranch and we have an outstanding full sister to 144F just getting ready to calve. We are pretty BW: 104. adjWW: 877. high on this Adonis son. He’s dark cherry red, goggle eyed, big topped, big butted, has lots of spring EPDs: CE: 3.8 , BW: 5.7, WW: 67.4, YW: 99.5, MILK: 36.2, MCE: 2.0, MWWT: 69.9. of rib and a beautiful hair coat.

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IPU FRENCH ATTACK 96F 1253095

IPU 96F

FULLBLOOD 26 January 2018

VIRGINIA WALKER 97W SIBELLE DIRTY HARRY 25Z SIBELLE GOLDA FGAF FRENCH ATTACK 010C 1143287 CHAMPS ROMANO VIRGINIAS JANE WEST VIRGINIA’S MS WEST PATTY DORA LEE ECLIPSE FF9R DOUBLE BAR D ECLECTIC 34Y SILVERLAKE TERRA LAKEVIEW MS ECLEC 44B PFF P1157584 ROUNDHILL WALLY 15T LAKEVIEW MS WALLY 24Y PFF LAKEVIEW MS NORMANDY 1R

BW: 68. adjWW: 815. EPDs: CE: 9.2, BW: 0.8, WW: 68.9, YW: 100.3, MILK: 32.0, MCE: 7.0, MWWT: 66.5. FULLBLOOD FLECKVIEH. NON-DILUTER. Here’s another French Attack son out of a solid red, goggle eyed Eclectic cow that is really a nice cow, good uddered and lots of volume. This bull would actually be a ¾ brother to our high selling fullblood, French Attack heifer at Simmsational, selling to Blackgold Simmentals for $34,000. 96F also has a real small birth weight of 68lbs but still weaned off in early September at 875lbs. He has a really nice set of EPDs, being in the top 25% for calving ease, top 10% for birth weight, top 15% for milk, top 20% for maternal weaning weight and top 30% for API.

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IPU MR. ADONIS 149F 1253142

BLCC MR ADONIS 30X SOUTHSEVEN MR ADONIS 96Z 773081 SOUTH SEVEN MISS 70S OAKVIEW POLLED WRANGLER LAKEVIEW MS WRANG 22B PFF P1157574 LAKEVIEW POLLY DODDLE 17P

IPU 149F

FULLBLOOD 07 February 2018

DOUBLE BAR D ADONIS 603N BLCC MISS HOUSTON 144U SOUTH SEVEN NAVIGATOR 33N DFM ELMIRA 543E BAR 5 P SA EVOLUTION 418S DLH MISS PIXIE 6P DOUBLE BAR D LINCOLN LAKEVIEW MS LAKI 2H

BW: 102. adjWW: 886. EPDs: CE: 2.3, BW: 6.3, WW: 71.6, YW: 106.1, MILK: 29.1, MCE: 0.9, MWWT: 64.9. FULLBLOOD FLECKVIEH. NON-DILUTER. Again, another many, many generations Fleckvieh bull that is sired by the great Mr Adonis out of a polled Wrangler cow that is dark cherry red, good uddered and has a really good French Attack heifer that just calved the other day and she too has a really nice udder. 149F is really smooth made, dark cherry red, has big goggles and is very stylish. We think this bull would sire a really fancy set of replacement females and steer calves.

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IPU SOLSTICE 159F 1252801

IPU 159F

FULLBLOOD 15 February 2018

FGAF SELDOM 835L JNR’S SALTON JNR’S MARGO 2ND RWR SOLSTICE 33D 1181177 CHAMPS WALLACE RWR MS WALLACE 79B IPU 519L MS MARILYN 63T ALLM COLOSSAL 25U BLACK GOLD EPIC 14Z CROSSROAD WHISPER 930W IPU PRECIOUS THING 122D T1190634 R-FIVE MALTESE FGAF PRECIOUS THING 402T FGAF SHANTI 121P

BW: 86. adjWW: 884. EPDs: CE: 0.9, BW: 3.6, WW: 69.1, YW: 100.0, MILK: 32.1, MCE: -1.1, MWW: 66.7 FULLBLOOD FLECKVIEH. NON-DILUTER. This dark cherry red Solstice son is out of a first calf heifer that goes back to the great FGAF Precious Thing 402T cow that is the deepest and thickest Full Fleck cow that has ever walked our pastures. Ourselves and Anchor D Ranch bought her out of the Prospect Hill dispersal and couldn’t be happier with her. Her daughter, Precious Thing 122D, did a great job on this Solstice son. He had an 884lb adjusted weaning weight, a nice 86lb birth weight and has grown into a really powerful bull.

FGAF Precious Thing 402T - granddam

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IPU SOLSTICE 176F 1253008

IPU 176F

FULLBLOOD 23 February 2018

FGAF SELDOM 835L JNR’S SALTON JNR’S MARGO 2ND RWR SOLSTICE 33D 1181177 CHAMPS WALLACE RWR MS WALLACE 79B IPU 519L MS MARILYN 63T DORA LEE ECLIPSE FF9R DOUBLE BAR D ECLECTIC 34Y SILVERLAKE TERRA LAKEVIEW MS ECLEC 56C FF 1157600 SUNNYVALLEY PRESIDENT 55P LAKEVIEW MS PRESIDENT 35X LAKEVIEW PRISSY 23P

BW: 100. adjWW: 928. EPDs: CE: 5.1, BW: 4.6, WW: 69.6, YW: 98.5, MILK: 31.2, MCE: 3.5, MWWT: 66.0.

FULLBLOOD FLECKVIEH. NON-DILUTER. This end of February bull calf sired by Solstice is a really good, young bull. He’s dark cherry red, goggle eyed, stout and has a great hair coat. He’s, again, off another of those good Eclectic cows, 56C. He had a great adjusted weaning weight of 928lbs. His sire is the Solstice bull we bought from Red Willow Ranch. We bought him for his thickness, color and calving ease. His progeny also have great dispositions, like the bull himself does. 176F would sire quite a set of calves. Put him on red and black cows and get those snipe faced, baldy calves that are so high in demand today, whether heifers or steers.

X-T Black Debutante 10D pictured as a bred heifer

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED BPG1252980 COME AS U R RED ROCKET MRL MISSILE 138C BPTG1139178 MRL MISS 2423Z FBF1/SF IGNITION X-T BLACK DEBUTANTE 10D BPG1179970 TSN MS PREDATOR 12A

IPU 9F

11 January 2018

MRL 130Y MISS XCITING 14X LFE BUNDI 300X MRL MISS 493U FBF1 COMBUSTIBLE GORGEOUS LADY WHEATLAND PREDATOR 922W TSN MS FORTUNE 47X

BW: 80. adjWW: 802. EPDs: CE: 7.6, BW: 1.7, WW: 66.9, YW: 96.7, MILK: 17.7, MCE: 1.8, MWWT: 51.2.

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IPU MISSLE 9F

HOMO POLLED-HOMO BLACK. This is a really nice made Missile son off a great first calf heifer we bought out of the 2017 Agribition sale from X-T Simmentals for $12,000. She’s moderate, has an excellent udder and is easy fleshing. 9F himself is moderate, really stout, balanced, has a great hair coat and a great disposition. He has a nice low birth weight of 80lbs but yet is thick and deep. He just has that herd bull look to him.

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35 THREE IN A MILLION IPU 22F BPTG1253391 WHEATLAND PREDATOR 922W MRL EL TIGRE 52Z BPG775788 MRL MISS 836W TCF/RCC TEMPTATION GJ640 ULTRA TEMPTRESS CLAIR 12R BPTG636234 BDV CLAIR F87

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED IPU 22F 14 January 2018 WHEATLAND BULL 680S WHEATLAND LADY 752 T MRL BLACK BEAR 79S MRL MISS 828S TE MCCLINTOCK G28 BOZ SWEET TEMPTATION SRS COW PUNCHER BDV BLACK GOODS A64

BW: 86. actWW: 1020. EPDs: CE: 1.6, BW: 5.2, WW: 81.8, YW: 119.5, MILK: 16.4, MCE: -3.2, MWWT: 57.3 HETERO POLLED-HETERO BLACK. Another El Tigre son that is a full brother to “One In A Million”. He is a transplant calf out of the great Temptress Clair 12R cow. All these sons off her have been powerful. This guy started off at 86lbs and grew to 1020lbs in early September. He’s long, really nice through that front end and has lots of muscle. He would add pounds to your calf crop.

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IPU BENTLEY 36F BPG1253179

WHEATLAND FINAL AFFAIR WHEATLAND BENTLEY 630D BPG1184481 WHEATLAND LADY 72X NAC 17W BDS SCRATCH N WIN 104Z BPG787860 BDS SCRATCH N WIN 65S

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED IPU 36F 17 January 2018 STF ROYAL AFFAIR Z44M WHEATLAND LADY 212Z T178 HR WHEATLAND LADY 637S 3D TRUSTIN 47T NAC PIP 19P LFE BOMBSHELL 508N HAAS RANCH G207

BW: 96. adjWW: 875. EPDs: CE: 7.8, BW: 2.8, WW: 75.7, YW: 108.8, MILK: 17.8, MCE: 5.7, MWWT: 55.7. HETERO POLLED-HETERO BLACK. This solid black Bentley bull with a nice wide blaze face is really long spined, loose made and deep. His blaze face mother has daughters working at East Poplar Simmentals and Speargrass Cattle Co. at Bassano, AB. He would add some length and depth to your calf crop and add that money stripe blaze.

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IPU FIVE IN A MILLION 45F BPTG1253416

WHEATLAND PREDATOR 922W MRL EL TIGRE 52Z BPG775788 MRL MISS 836W TCF/RCC TEMPTATION GJ640 ULTRA TEMPTRESS CLAIR 12R BPTG636234 BDV CLAIR F87

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED IPU 45F 18 January 2018 WHEATLAND BULL 680S WHEATLAND LADY 752 T MRL BLACK BEAR 79S MRL MISS 828S TE MCCLINTOCK G28 BOZ SWEET TEMPTATION SRS COW PUNCHER BDV BLACK GOODS A64

BW: 102. actWW: 1040 EPDs: CE: 1.6, BW: 5.6, WW: 86.4, YW: 126.1, MILK: 15.3, MCE: -3.2, MWW: 58.5 HOMO POLLED-HETERO BLACK. We had four transplant matings to El Tigre and Ultra Temptress Clair 12R this year resulting in three bull calves and one heifer calf. Unfortunately the “Four In A Million” bull got injured late this fall. This “Five In A Million” bull is a power bull. He had an actual weaning weight in early September of 1040lbs, our heaviest weaning bull of the year. His mother, Temptress Clair, was a beautiful cow, powerful, long bodied, deep, thick and had an excellent udder. 45F’s calves will really push the scales down in the fall. This past year those heavy, soggy calves were selling for as much per pound as the light calves, putting money in your pocket for those extra pounds.

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IPU STIMULUS 46F

BLACK POLLED PB

BPG1253116

IPU 46F

18 January 2018

SS EBONYS GRANDMASTER TNGL GRAND FORTUNE Z467 AJE/HS/MBCC HOPE FLOATS RF/RUST STIMULUS 610D BPG1180083 SVS CAPTAIN MORGAN 11Z RF NOT JUST A FLIRT 404B RF CERTAINLY FLIRTIN 202Z WHEATLAND PREDATOR 922W MRL EL TIGRE 52Z MRL MISS 836W IPU MS. EL TIGRESS 35B BPG1128443 IPU REVOLUTION 172U IPU 105L MS. REVLON 220X IPU RED POCAHONTAS 105L

BW: 86. adjWW: 786. EPDs: CE: 8.0, BW: 2.2, WW: 68.9, YW: 103.5, MILK: 21.7, MCE: 5.6, MWWT: 56.2. HOMO POLLED. This good bull is off of RF/RUST Stimulus 610D, the $60,000 bull that came out of the Rancier and Rust Programs, and was purchased by WJ Simmentals. We were fortunate to be able to get a semen pack on him as we always wanted to use a son of the amazing “Flirt” cow family. 46F is mothered by a beautiful, black, El Tigre daughter going back to the Pocahontas 105L cow family. She is one of my really favorite cows, in the top five in our herd of blacks. A daughter of hers in last year’s sale, a blaze face Priority daughter, sold for $15,000 to DGR Cattle Co. and Beechinor Bros. in Alberta. This Stimulus bull is moderate, really smooth made, great haired and has a good disposition. He has a first class pedigree, top and bottom.

BLACK POLLED PB

BPG1253145

WHEATLAND FINAL AFFAIR WHEATLAND BENTLEY 630D BPG1184481 WHEATLAND LADY 72X SKORS ENTICER 91Y BDS MISS BLK DIAMOND 108A BPG797435 BDS MISS HIGH TIDE 69T

IPU 58F

21 January 2018

STF ROYAL AFFAIR Z44M WHEATLAND LADY 212Z T178 HR WHEATLAND LADY 637S SHS ENTICER P1B SKORS MS LICORICE 198T MUIRHEADS HIGH TIDE 82R MISS DIAMOND 418P

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IPU BENTLEY 58F

HOMO POLLED-HOMO BLACK. Powerful, powerful is how I would best describe this super stout bull. His sire, Wheatland Bentley 630D, is the $100,000 phenomenal bull that sold at Wheatland in 2017. He was purchased by ourselves, Circle 7, Cowtrax and Soderglen Ranches. When talking to the sales managers, they described this bull as a meat wagon and would sire powerful bull calves. He has not let us down as his first calf crop is exceptional, both bulls and heifers. 58F’s dam is a really exceptional cow, pear shaped, thick and easy doing. In last year’s sale her El Tigre son sold to Speargrass Cattle Co., Bassano, AB for $9,250. Bentley 58F is a true herd bull with his thickBW: 96. adjWW: 944. EPDs: CE: 5.7, BW: 4.2, WW: 83.6, YW: 124.1, MILK: 19.1, MCE: 4.2, MWWT: 60.9. ness, masculinity, deepness and hair coat. And as an added bonus homo polled and homo black.

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IPU EL TIGRE 66F BPRS1253235

WHEATLAND PREDATOR 922W MRL EL TIGRE 52Z BPG775788 MRL MISS 836W SPRINGCREEK LINER 56U IPU 56U MS. LINER 130X BPRS735054 IPU MS BEEF 45N

BLACK POLLED 7/8 SIMMENTAL MALE IPU 66F Twin 22 January 2018

WHEATLAND BULL 680S WHEATLAND LADY 752 T MRL BLACK BEAR 79S MRL MISS 828S RCC/TCF LINE DRIVE M181 NEVAS L93 TNT MR BEEF 414K ANGUS/ANGUS

BW: 80. adjWW: 840. EPDs: CE: 4.4, BW: 4.0, WW: 80.8, YW: 117.3, MILK: 19.3, MCE: 1.8, MWWT: 59.7. This good haired El Tigre son is a 7/8 bull. He is mothered by an awesome three-quarter 56U cow. We sold 130X through our bull sale as a heifer calf to our good friends Southpaw Simmentals in Alberta as one of the high sellers in our sale. A year later we heard they were taking a few years off with Ron being so busy with his business so I phoned him and bought her back. Sure glad I did as she has really turned out great. Her first daughter we sold through our bull sale to Albrecht Farms, Sexsmith, AB and we sold a full sister to 66F in our 2017 sale to KT Ranches, Kelowna, BC. We have a Lotto daughter and a full sister again to 66F working in our herd. Buy this bull with confidence knowing he has a great mama.

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IPU EL TIGRE 67F BPG1253160

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED IPU 67F 22 January 2018

WHEATLAND PREDATOR 922W MRL EL TIGRE 52Z BPG775788 MRL MISS 836W SPRINGCREEK LOTTO 52Y IPU MS. BLACK LOTTO 144A BPG791754 IPU MS HERO 113P

WHEATLAND BULL 680S WHEATLAND LADY 752 T MRL BLACK BEAR 79S MRL MISS 828S KOP CROSBY 137W SPRINGCREEK BLK TESS 25T BF L113 HERO IPU MS SOLID STATE 85K

BW: 98. adjWW: 932. EPDs: CE: 3.8, BW: 5.0, WW: 83.3, YW: 120.3, MILK: 19.2, MCE: 1.5, MWWT: 60.9.

HOMO POLLED-HETERO BLACK. 144A does it again! This Lotto cow is really producing top end progeny for us. In our 2017 bull sale she produced our high selling bull, a full brother to El Tigre 67F. He sold to Deeg Simmentals and Muirhead Cattle Co. for $46,000. They renamed him IPU Resolve 114D and his sons will be some of the headliners in Deeg’s bull sale this spring. Just this past December a Priority daughter of 144A sold at Simmsational to Dana Johns, MB for $11,000. El Tigre 67F is a really good black bull, has lots of depth and rib, is good haired and thick and has that herd bull look.

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IPU 402T LINER 56U 68F

BLACK POLLED/SCURRED PUREBRED BPTG1253428 IPU 68F Twin 22 January 2018 BW: 80. adjWW: 875.

FGAF Precious Thing 402T Two super blaze face, black, half Fleck bulls out of an awesome cow. When Danny Skeels and myself purchased Precious Thing out of the Prospect Hill dispersal there was one thing I asked for and that was we flush her black at least once. What other choice of a black bull than Springcreek Liner 56U. I was hoping for some females with 56U and Precious Thing, as they would be the start of a new black cow family. Unfortunately we only got one out of the five embryos to stick but the embryo split and the recipient cow had twins, almost identical. These are a special pair of bulls, long, thick, deep, good quartered and they have great dispositions. If I was a commercial breeder, I would buy both of these bulls. They would raise consistent, thick, meaty steers and what a set of heifers for replacements. They’ll work great on traditional cows, red cows and black cows and should throw a large amount of those highly sought after baldy calves.

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IPU 402T LINER 56U 69F

BLACK POLLED/SCURRED PUREBRED BPTG1253430 IPU 69F Twin 22 January 2018 BW: 76. adjWW: 899.

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HC POWER DRIVE 88H RCC/TCF LINE DRIVE M181 BOZ SWEET TEMPTATION SPRINGCREEK LINER 56U BPTG688629 TNT BLACK SHADOW J30 NEVAS L93 NEVAS BLACK FOOT H819 GIDSCO APPOLLO 3F R-FIVE MALTESE FGAF SHE’S ALL THAT 724K FGAF PRECIOUS THING 402T 672029 SHAWACRES JAHARI 50L FGAF SHANTI 121P FGAF LEGEN’S CHARM 743K

EPDs: CE: 3.6, BW: 4.9, WW: 77.4, YW: 119.3, MILK: 30.3, MCE: 4.1, MWWT: 69.0.


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IPU BENTLEY 74F BPG1253225

WHEATLAND FINAL AFFAIR WHEATLAND BENTLEY 630D BPG1184481 WHEATLAND LADY 72X SPRINGCREEK LINER 56U IPU MS. LINER 56U 118Y BPG753289 IPU MS. BLACKBIRD 223T

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED IPU 74F 23 January 2018

STF ROYAL AFFAIR Z44M WHEATLAND LADY 212Z T178 HR WHEATLAND LADY 637S RCC/TCF LINE DRIVE M181 NEVAS L93 GOLDEN OPPORTUNITYHR R851 IPU 364C BLACKBRID 140P

BW: 92. adjWW: 810. EPDs: CE: 7.4, BW: 2.6, WW: 68.3, YW: 101.3, MILK: 24.2, MCE: 6.4, MWWT: 58.4. This good Bentley son has a little story behind him. At a couple of months of age his mother had an unfortunate back injury and had to be put down. We had bought a Holstein cow (Freckles) to put twins on so she inherited 74F. That cow raised five calves and weaned over 3900lbs of calves. And, yes, we kept her and bred her. 74F’s mother was really a good uddered cow, super, super long and went back to the Blackbird 223T cow family. This good haired Bentley son is long and smooth made and should be an easy calver.

Wheatland Bentley 630D

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IPU BENTLEY 80F BPG1253167

WHEATLAND FINAL AFFAIR WHEATLAND BENTLEY 630D BPG1184481 WHEATLAND LADY 72X SPRINGCREEK LOTTO 52Y IPU MS. BLACK LOTTO 72A BPG791504 D BAR C BLK SATIN 680S

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED IPU 80F 23 January 2018 STF ROYAL AFFAIR Z44M WHEATLAND LADY 212Z T178 HR WHEATLAND LADY 637S KOP CROSBY 137W SPRINGCREEK BLK TESS 25T DOUBLE BAR D BOLT 13P D BAR C BLK SATIN 337N

BW: 90. adjWW: 890. EPDs: CE: 6.9, BW: 3.3, WW: 76.3, YW: 112.8, MILK: 24.6, MCE: 7.4, MWWT: 62.8. HOMO POLLED-HETERO BLACK. Another really good Bentley bull out of a good Lotto daughter. This is the first bull calf she has given us. We have two good blaze face daughters in our herd and another that sold through our 2017 bull sale to Jerred Henderson at Lucky Lake, SK. We really like this 80F bull a lot. He’s long, thick made, great haired and had an actual weaning weight of 980lbs. Definitely a bull to look up on sale day.

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IPU BENTLEY 124F BPG1253039

WHEATLAND FINAL AFFAIR WHEATLAND BENTLEY 630D BPG1184481 WHEATLAND LADY 72X MUIRHEADS BROKER 221Z IPU DESI’S MS. BROOK 8C BPG1159069 ASR MS BLACK DESI W9154

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED IPU 124F 31 January 2018 STF ROYAL AFFAIR Z44M WHEATLAND LADY 212Z T178 HR WHEATLAND LADY 637S MR HOC BROKER MUIRHEADS MACY 3W KAPPES UNIQUE P27 ASR MS BLACK DESI R541

BW: 96. adjWW: 920. EPDs: CE: 5.3, BW: 4.2, WW: 80.3, YW: 119.2, MILK: 17.8, MCE: 3.6, MWWT: 58.0. HOMO POLLED-HETERO BLACK. This is really a smooth made Bentley son out of a really good uddered Muirhead Broker 221Z daughter going back to the Black Desi W9154 cow, the grandmother of IPU Red Deputy 25C. Desi W9154 has been in our flush program the last couple of years. A daughter of hers, a Liner 56U, a full sister to the mother of Red Deputy, just sold in December at the Simmsational sale for $10,000 to W2 Land & Cattle Co., AB. This bull is backed up by some elite genetics, he’s long made, great haired (as all Bentley’s are) and has lots of eye appeal.

ASR Ms Black Desi W9154

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BLACK POLLED PUREBRED

BPG1253150

WHEATLAND FINAL AFFAIR WHEATLAND BENTLEY 630D BPG1184481 WHEATLAND LADY 72X MR NLC UPGRADE U8676 CLAYHILL FANCY LUCA 39A BPG785242 CLAYHILL FANCY PANTS 32S

IPU 81F

23 January 2018

STF ROYAL AFFAIR Z44M WHEATLAND LADY 212Z T178 HR WHEATLAND LADY 637S ELLINGSON LEGACY M229 MS NLC MOJO S6119 B CLAYHILL SKY ROCKET 41J CLAYHILL OLD COUNTRY 76G

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IPU BENTLEY 81F

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IPU BENTLEY 110F

HOMO POLLED-HETERO BLACK. This is truly one of our feature bulls. He’s been a standout since birth. He is mothered by a really good, blaze face Upgrade cow that was purchased from Sandra Jeffery out of Simmsational as a heifer calf. Sandra thought enough of this Upgrade female she bought her first calf, a Cobra daughter, out of our 2016 bull and female sale. In last year’s sale her Captain Black son sold to Triangle “G” Simmentals at Bowsman, MB for $9,000. Bentley 81F is maybe the best baldy bull we’ve ever raised. He had an actual weaning weight of 1040lbs and an adjusted weanBW: 94. adjWW: 945. EPDs: CE: 7.3, BW: 4.7, WW: 86.5, YW: 127.9, MILK: 20.2, MCE: 5.7, MWWT: 63.5. ing weight of 945lbs. He’s so thick, deep, big topped, big testicled and has that herd bull presence.

BLACK POLLED/SCURRED PUREBRED BPG1253185 IPU 110F 29 January 2018 WHEATLAND FINAL AFFAIR WHEATLAND BENTLEY 630D BPG1184481 WHEATLAND LADY 72X SAS T101 SWEET MEAT IPU 403P PASHMENIA 245Z BPG774258 NUG PASHMENIA 403P

STF ROYAL AFFAIR Z44M WHEATLAND LADY 212Z T178 HR WHEATLAND LADY 637S HTP SVF IN DEW TIME SAS SWEETS STAR R101 PVF-BF BF26 BLACK JOKER NUG VIOLET243M

HETERO POLLED-HETERO BLACK. Another outstanding Bentley bull out of a super daughter of NUG Pashmenia 403P, the Sweet Meat daughter Pashmenia 245Z. This will be the fourth progeny of hers to go through this ring. In our 2015 sale her black El Tigre open heifer was our high seller going to Crossroad Farms for $18,000. In the 2016 sale her black Horizon daughter sold to Bert’s NR Simmentals in Manitoba for $12,000. In the 2017 sale her El Tigre son sold to Steve Graveley, Helmsville, MT for $20,000 and now this great Bentley son, who might be the best of them all. He’s so complete, stout, has lots of rib and shape, is good haired and has that herd bull look. This is the kind and type that we are trying so hard to raise for our good commercial customers. You can see BW: 102. adjWW: 959. EPDs: CE: 5.8, BW: 4.5, WW: 80.9, YW: 116.0, MILK: 20.9, MCE: 5.4, MWWT: 61.4. why we are so high on “Bentley” as this group of bulls speaks for itself.

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Wheatland Durango 656D

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED

BPG1253014

WHEATLAND FINAL AFFAIR WHEATLAND DURANGO 656D BPG1196321 WHEATLAND LADY 123Y MRL EL TIGRE 52Z IPU MS. EL TIGRESS 24C BPG1159260 IPU 56U MS. LINER 130X

IPU 118F

30 January 2018

STF ROYAL AFFAIR Z44M WHEATLAND LADY 212Z STF UNANIMOUS UP26 WHEATLAND LADY 637S WHEATLAND PREDATOR 922W MRL MISS 836W SPRINGCREEK LINER 56U IPU MS BEEF 45N

BW: 92. adjWW: 975. EPDs: CE: 6.8, BW: 2.5, WW: 79.5, YW: 114.7, MILK: 20.3, MCE: 3.8, MWWT: 60.1.

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IPU PRIORITY 132F

BPG1252991 BW: 76. adjWW: 850.

IPU 132F

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED Twin 02 February 2018

Here’s a good, blaze face, Priority son out of a good, young, El Tigre daughter, 118C, who is now working in the East Poplar Simmentals herd. Kyron and Kelsey purchased fifty bred cows and bred heifers from us this fall and El Tigress 118C was one of those fifty cows. 132F’s sire, Priority, is a baldy bull out of Vision, going back to a Wallbanger - 56U cow. Priority has sired us some awesome females and many have been our high sellers, both in our bull sale last year and Simmsational this past fall. 132F is very smooth made making him a candidate for the heifer pen and has that nice blaze on his head. MR CCF VISION MRK PRIORITY 3C BPG1148322 LRX MS BLACK 91A MRL EL TIGRE 52Z IPU EL TIGRESS 118C BPG1160251 BDS MISS HIGH TIDE 69T

MR NLC UPGRADE U8676 GCF MISS ELSA HARVIE JDF WALLBANGER111X IPU MS. LINER 56U 266Y WHEATLAND PREDATOR 922W MRL MISS 836W MUIRHEADS HIGH TIDE 82R MISS DIAMOND 418P

EPDs: CE: 10.3, BW: 2.6, WW: 80.9, YW: 121.5, MILK: 18.6, MCE: 4.9, MWW 59.1

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IPU PRIORITY 133F

BPG1252992 BW: 80. adjWW: 887.

IPU 133F

IPU DURANGO 118F

HOMO POLLED-HETERO BLACK. Again another one of our favorites. He is sired by the second bull we bought at Wheatland’s 2017 sale, Wheatland Durango 656D. Ourselves, Cowtrax and Circle 7 purchased him together, with Circle 7 and Cowtrax getting the walking rights. 118F is mothered by a really good, young, El Tigre daughter going back to the Liner 56U cow, 130X. Durango 118F is the only bull calf we got but he’s pretty special. He has a nice, moderate birth weight of 92lbs, is so smooth made, well balanced, thick and deep, has a perfect hair coat and is structurally very good. Again, he is the kind and type we strive to raise for our purebred and commercial customers. He has a real nice balanced set of EPDs with an API in the top 20% and TI in the top 10%. He also had an actual weaning weight of 1010lbs and ranked #2 against all his contemporaries.

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED Twin 02 February 2018

133F is a twin full brother to 132F and he was one of the five calves on our Holstein, “Freckles”. She did a great job on all those calves weaning this guy off at 885lbs. This 133F Priority son is really balanced nicely, and is deep and thick. He has an excellent set of EPDs, being in the top 50% in 10 of the 13 categories. He’s in the top 20% for calving ease, top 10% for weaning and yearling weights, the top 30% for API and the top 10% for TI. The baldy cattle are becoming very popular. The order buyers and feedlot operators like these cattle with a little chrome on them knowing there is probably some Simmental influence in them to give them the gain-ability and carcass values they’re looking for. And the baldy replacement females definitely bring a premium.

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IPU EL TIGRE 135F BPG1253161

WHEATLAND PREDATOR 922W MRL EL TIGRE 52Z BPG775788 MRL MISS 836W SPRINGCREEK LOTTO 52Y IPU MS. BLACK LOTTO 132A BPG791722 IPU 56U MS. LINER 130X

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED IPU 135F 02 February 2018 WHEATLAND BULL 680S WHEATLAND LADY 752 T MRL BLACK BEAR 79S MRL MISS 828S KOP CROSBY 137W SPRINGCREEK BLK TESS 25T SPRINGCREEK LINER 56U IPU MS BEEF 45N

BW: 104. adjWW: 990. EPDs: CE: 4.0, BW: 4.7, WW: 84.6, YW: 123.0, MILK: 22.2, MCE: 2.4, MWWT: 64.5.

HETERO POLLED- HOMO BLACK. A big time performance bull here. He had an actual weaning weight of 1045lbs in early September and was our #1 ranked 200 day adj weaning weight bull this year. His mother is a beautiful Lotto daughter going back to the Liner 56U cow, 130X. Lotto 132A has an excellent udder. With Lotto, 56U and El Tigre this young bull would for sure be an udder improver. The Lotto cow has had four bull calves in a row and all have or will go through our bull sale. The first three sold to Trevor King, AB in 2016, Bruce Barber in 2017 and a good, black Westcott bull in last year’s sale selling to Grona Farms, Porcupine Plain, SK. If you’re looking to put pounds in your calf crop this is the guy and his replacement female should be awesome.

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IPU PRIORITY 143F BPG1253153

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED IPU 143F 05 February 2018

MR NLC UPGRADE U8676 MR CCF VISION GCF MISS ELSA MRK PRIORITY 3C BPG1148322 HARVIE JDF WALLBANGER111X LRX MS BLACK 91A IPU MS. LINER 56U 266Y RCC/TCF LINE DRIVE M181 SPRINGCREEK LINER 56U NEVAS L93 IPU 56U MS. TAMALE 159A BPG791803 IPU RED WARRIOR 69S CCCC TAMALE 1U BDSF PAPRIKA 38R

BW: 102. adjWW: 840. EPDs: CE: 9.3, BW: 3.2, WW: 72.2, YW: 111.5, MILK: 22.6, MCE: 6.8, MWWT: 58.7.

HOMO POLLED-HETERO BLACK. This is Wade’s Priority bull and he is a full brother to last year’s bull Wade had in the sale that was purchased by Brad, Blake and Ryan LaBatte of Gladmar. His mother raised our high selling heifer in our 2017 sale female section, selling a black El Tigre daughter for $14,750 to KT Ranches, BC. You’ll travel a lot of miles to find a cow with a better udder than Tamale 159A and her mother was the same. This smooth made Priority son has a really nice set of balanced EPDs and would sire an excellent set of replacement heifers.

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IPU Priority 67E - full brother IPU 87D - maternal sister

IPU BENTLEY 169F BPG1253164

WHEATLAND FINAL AFFAIR WHEATLAND BENTLEY 630D BPG1184481 WHEATLAND LADY 72X SPRINGCREEK LOTTO 52Y IPU TEMPTRESS CLAIR 116A BPG791695 ULTRA TEMPTRESS CLAIR 12R

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED IPU 169F 21 February 2018 STF ROYAL AFFAIR Z44M WHEATLAND LADY 212Z T178 HR WHEATLAND LADY 637S KOP CROSBY 137W SPRINGCREEK BLK TESS 25T TCF/RCC TEMPTATION GJ640 BDV CLAIR F87

BW: 92. adjWW: 863. EPDs: CE: 6.1, BW: 3.7, WW: 70.3, YW: 104.6, MILK: 23.4, MCE: 4.7, MWWT: 58.6. This near end of February Bentley son is deep and thick, has a lot of spring of rib, a great hair coat and is a bull I like quite a bit. He’s so soft made, loose hided, docile and complete. His mother is a Lotto daughter off the great Ultra Temptress Clair 12R cow who was one of our matron cows in our black program. She was the mother of the One, Two, Three, Four and Five In A Million bulls. This smooth made, young, Bentley son would sire quite a group of steers and excellent replacement females. Look him up sale day.

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Kyron & Kelsey Manske Box 456, Coronach, SK S0H 0Z0 Ph: 306 267-7530 email: kyron_manske@hotmail.com facebook.com/eastpoplarsimmentals

Introduction We are thrilled to be the guest consignor to the LaBatte Simmental Bull and Female Sale! Having the opportunity to purchase a group of cows from one of the leading herds in Canada and be invited to one of the most anticipated sales of the bull sale season is both a dream and an honour. Thank you Barry and Brenda for giving us this opportunity. We are very excited and grateful to be working with the LaBatte family. East Poplar Simmentals may be a new name and fresh faces to some of you so here is a little introduction. The farm is located east of Coronach, SK and we are strictly a cattle operation. In 2006, after many years of using Simmental bulls on our commercial cows, we decided to get into the purebred business. In 2014, Kyron moved back to the farm and took over the cattle operation. Today we run around 130 cows with about 110 being purebreds and the remainder commercials. Until now the bulls were mostly sold off the farm by private treaty. Besides the cattle we have some other enterprises on the go. We do custom swathing and haying, are Gallagher and Stockade dealers and Kelsey is the Program Coordinator for the National Young Canadian Simmental Association. We welcomed our baby girl Embrie into the world last September and are excited to watch her grow up in this business. This year’s set of bulls is likely one of our most powerful sets to date. We are proud of the bulls we have to offer in this year’s sale and think that there is a selection of bulls which can work in many different operations. We believe in raising bulls backed by strong cow families and that is a common element across all the sire groups this year. All the bulls are on our herd health program and will be semen tested and guaranteed. Delivery is free of charge, but we do ask that any bulls that come back to our place for wintering are insured. Most of the bulls in our offering have been homo polled and homo black tested and results will be available sale day. Visitors are always welcome and the bulls are available to be viewed on the farm at any time or give us a call to discuss any of our offering. Videos of the bulls will be available on our Facebook page the beginning of February. We have an extensive list of professional sale consultants that can be of service if you are not able to make the sale and the sale will be broadcast live on www.dlms.ca. Finally, a big thank you to all our past customers. Many of you have been long time repeat buyers and without you we wouldn’t have made it this far. We look forward to seeing you at the sale and are eager to meet new cattle enthusiasts to discuss how our program can work for you. Hope to see you all March 1st at Johnstone Auction Mart in Moose Jaw, SK! Kyron & Kelsey Manske

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Springcreek Lotto 52Y

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED BPTG1262638 EPS 802F

12 January 2018

MUIRHEAD LIVE WIRE 95R KOP CROSBY 137W KOP MS BENGIE 6P SPRINGCREEK LOTTO 52Y BPG736441 SPRINGCREEK TANK 63P SPRINGCREEK BLK TESS 25T SPRINGCREEK LINNE 71P HARTS BLACK CASINO B408 PVF-BF BF26 BLACK JOKER PVF-BF MABELLE C131 NUG PASHMENIA 403P BPG630736 DOUBLE BAR D MAX 05K NUG VIOLET243M MISS 4S 195H

BW: 100. adjWW: 745. EPDs: CE: 4.7, BW: 3.9, WW: 67.5, YW: 100.1, MILK: 30.0, MCE: 8.2, MWWT: 63.8.

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EAST POPLAR LOTTO 802F

To say we are excited about this guy would be an understatement. 802F has been a standout all summer and with a pedigree that reads like his it’s easy to understand why. The guess work is done on this guy being out of the highly proven Pashmenia 403P cow and sired by Lotto. When we purchased these embryos from Barry this was the quality we had in mind. We have two full sisters in the replacement pen and purchased another full sister in the group of cows we recently bought from Labatte’s. A full brother to this guy sold to Westway Farms through this sale a few years back for $15,500 and has been used successfully in their program. You have to appreciate 802F for his depth of quarter, huge rib and width of base.

East Poplar Brinks 619D

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED

BPG1262640

MUIRHEADS BROKER 221Z EAST POPLAR BRINKS 619D BPTG1230614 LRX MS BLACK 12Z KRGS SENATOR 17Z EAST POLAR BLK SUZY 532C BPG1154471 EAST POPLAR BLK SUZY 348A

EPS 808F

15 January 2018

MR HOC BROKER MUIRHEADS MACY 3W HARVIE JDF WALLBANGER111X BOYNECREST BLK DIAMOND 4X MRL 67X KRGS MS RED 23X SRH BLACK CROSBY 4Y EAST-POPLAR SUZY 8S

BW: 108. adjWW: 729. EPDs: CE: 6.0, BW: 3.0, WW: 71.9, YW: 111.3, MILK: 23.0, MCE: 3.5, MWWT: 59.0.

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EAST POPLAR BLK BRINKS 808F

Here is a bull we have been impressed with since a calf. He’s a powerful, deep bodied, smooth made bull with a tonne of middle. We lost the Brinks 619D bull due to injury after his first year of service, but the calves we have out of him sure make us wish we had more. A lot of maternal strength behind 808F with the LRX 12Z cow on the top side who has done great things for the Muirhead program, and on the bottom side of the pedigree he comes from one of our best cow families. His dam, EPS 532C, is a moderate framed, easy doing female with a real nice udder and is quickly establishing herself as one of our favorite cows.

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EAST POPLAR BLK BRINKS 832F BPG1263161

MUIRHEADS BROKER 221Z EAST POPLAR BRINKS 619D BPTG1230614 LRX MS BLACK 12Z KUNTZ SUPER DUTY 4Y EAST POPLAR SUZY 417B PG1127282 EAST POPLAR SUZY 47W

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED EPS 832F 27 January 2018

MR HOC BROKER MUIRHEADS MACY 3W HARVIE JDF WALLBANGER111X BOYNECREST BLK DIAMOND 4X NCB RED SUSPECT 30S MISS R PLUS 7037T IPU RED RIBEYE 195P EAST-POPLAR SUZY 8S

BW: 110. adjWW: 784. EPDs: CE: 4.4, BW: 3.4, WW: 79.2, YW: 122.9, MILK: 18.4, MCE: 0.9, MWWT: 58.0. Another powerful Brinks son here. 832F is very similar in type to 808F with a bit more frame to him. Both of these bulls stem back to the East Poplar Suzy 8S cow who left a lasting impression on our herd with 19 females in our herd tracing back to her and another three who have sold through Simmsational. 832F will have your steer calves pounding the scale down in the fall and leave you with some strong replacement heifers.

58 EAST POPLAR BLK BRINK 819F BPRS1266527

BLACK POLLED ½ SIMMENTAL EPS 819F 21 January 2018

MUIRHEADS BROKER 221Z EAST POPLAR BRINKS 619D LRX MS BLACK 12Z

ANGUS/ANGUS

BW: 98. adjWW: 684.

Embrie at 3 months

The Brinks 619D bull really stamped his calves with the same look and presence about them. This half blood bull is a perfect example of that; big hipped, deep bodied and loads of top. You have to appreciate how smooth shouldered he is and how he transitions into his front end. This guy strides out nicely and has style to burn. Look to 819F to add power to your calf crop while still maintaining some calving ease. The dam of 819F is a smaller framed Angus cow that weaned this guy off at 64.9% of her body weight.

59 EAST POPLAR LOADED UP 849F BPG1263288

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED EPS 849F 01 February 2018

REMINGTON ON TARGET 2S REMINGTON LOCK N LOAD 54U BAR 15 MISS KNIGHT78E-51G W/C LOADED UP 1119Y BPTG1199413 3C MACHO M450 BZ AUBREYS BLACK BLAZE III BLAZE IV 1P SS EBONYS INTUITION 802 RF DOUBLE UP 37W TLG FLIRTIN WITH YOU SVS BLK CHELSEA 43Y BPG753159 BLCC MR DYNAMITE 2S WINDMILL MS DYNAMITE 195W WINDMILL MS BLK ELDANDI

BW: 102. adjWW: 668. EPDs: CE: 10.1, BW: 2.7, WW: 65.8, YW: 96.2, MILK: 21.8, MCE: 7.9, MWWT: 54.7. This baldie Loaded Up son is super stylish with a great hair coat. He’s clean fronted and has a real presence about him. He’s out of a powerful black cow we purchased out of the Friday Night Lights sale from Sunny Valley. She has been a consistent producer for us with her most recent son selling to Jason Lasota at Chaplin, SK.

60 EAST POPLAR 38B CAPTAIN 885F BLACK POLLED PUREBRED BPTG1262643 EPS 885F

06 April 2018

SVS CAPTAIN MORGAN 11Z RF CAPTAIN BLACK 430B BPTG1116433 TLG FLIRTIN WITH YOU

HARVIE JDF WALLBANGER111X ERIXON LADY 38B BPTG799705 EDN NIKA 37N

Erixon Lady 38B

BW: 102. adjWW: 841. EPDs: CE: 8.4, BW: 2.8, WW: 80.7, YW: 129.1, MILK: 21.6, MCE: 6.2, MWWT: 62.0. Take a close look at this April born bull, as we feel he holds his own quite well with the older bulls in the pen. 885F is an extremely deep bodied, loose made bull backed by a great cow. We purchased 885F’s dam in 2016 from Erixon’s and she went on to be the Grand Champion Simmental female at Manitoba AgEx that year. She is a tank of a cow who is backed by the EDN Nika 37N cow who has done a great job for Dave & Krista. We quickly put her into our embryo transplant program and are expecting 6 maternal siblings to 885F this year.

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61 EAST POPLAR SUPER DUTY 836F POLLED PUREBRED

PG1263164

EPS 836F

28 January 2018

NCB RED SUSPECT 30S KUNTZ SUPER DUTY 4Y PTG747559 MISS R PLUS 7037T

KRGS SENATOR 17Z EAST POPLAR MS SKY 421B PG1159397 EAST POPLAR MS SKY 421Z

Kuntz Super Duty 4Y BW: 108. adjWW: 720. EPDs: CE: 8.4, BW: 2.9, WW: 74.2, YW: 114.4, MILK: 18.6, MCE: 2.2, MWWT: 55.7. This guy is a dark red, high performance, big middled, muscular bull that will be sure to add some pounds to your calves in the fall. We have had good success with the Super Duty bull and this bull goes on that proven track record. His dam is a consistent producer with a bred heifer that was in the top of our pen this fall who went on to sell at Simmsational and she raised a bull calf that sold to Glen Krusky. If you are looking for a red bull, take a good look at him!

Embrie helping write footnotes

POLLED PUREBRED

PG1263439

NCB RED SUSPECT 30S KUNTZ SUPER DUTY 4Y PTG747559 MISS R PLUS 7037T IPU RED RIBEYE 195P EAST POPLAR MS SKY 88X PG752866 EAST-POPLAR MS SKY 9S

EPS 858F

05 February 2018

LFE ROCK SOLID 366P NCB BODACIOUS 91H R PLUS 4012P MISS R PLUS 3281N R PLUS RED RIBEYE 1134L IPU RED POCAHONTAS 105L ER BIG SKY 545B IPU MS RED REBA 22P

BW: 108. adjWW: 715. EPDs: CE: 5.4, BW: 3.9, WW: 70.8, YW: 110.4, MILK: 18.1, MCE: 0.9, MWWT: 53.5

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Homo polled by parentage. Here’s another Super Duty son out of the Sky cow family. 858F and 836F are like peas in a pod. You will appreciate them both for their spring of rib and muscle shape. We have a few Super Duty daughters in our herd and we are very happy with them. They make good broody type females with nice udders and lots of milk. We have a full sister that just calved a few days before I’m writing this who we are anticipating great things for.

63 EAST POPLAR LOADED UP 834F POLLED PUREBRED MALE PG1263163

EPS 834F

EAST POPLAR SUPER DUTY 858F

28 January 2018

REMINGTON LOCK N LOAD 54U W/C LOADED UP 1119Y BPTG1199413 AUBREYS BLACK BLAZE III IPU RED RIBEYE 195P EAST POPLAR SUZY 47W PG733805 EAST-POPLAR SUZY 8S

EPS 749E - maternal brother BW: 103. adjWW: 743. EPDs: CE: 10.6, BW: 1.5, WW: 62.9, YW: 92.7, MILK: 23.5, MCE: 8.1, MWWT: 55.0. A red baldie Loaded Up son out of one of our best red cows in the herd. A pair of maternal ET brothers sold to Dale Anderson last year, in 2016 a heifer calf sold to Perkins Land & Cattle in Simmsational and we have numerous daughters retained in our herd. 834F is a smooth shouldered, wide topped, structurally sound bull with a great future ahead of him.

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EAST POPLAR RELOAD 845F PG1263282

EPS 845F

R PLUS HARD ROCK 145X R PLUS RELOAD 2006Z PG775135 IPU RED BARONESS 1T SRH BLACK CROSBY 4Y EAST POPLAR RED LADY 321A PG830029 EAST-POPLAR SERENADE 21S

POLLED PUREBRED MALE Twin 30 January 2018

FOXY ROCKSTAR MISS R PLUS 8014U RED BARON HR P101 IPU MS BODYBUILDER 49P KOP CROSBY 137W STS JOY 207U KS RED BY DESIGN N968 IPU MS RED BEEF 75P

BW: 102. adjWW: 797. EPDs: CE: 3.6, BW: 4.9, WW: 80.2, YW: 119.5, MILK: 19.4, MCE: 2.6, MWWT: 59.5. A powerful Reload son with lots of hip, length of body, and full of red meat with lots of shape. We have a full sister in our herd who is developing into a really nice and productive young cow. A solid red bull that will sire an outstanding group of calves that any cattleman would be proud of.

FOREWORD

LaBatte Simmentals will be consigning 18 open purebred replacement heifers in this year’s sale again, including 9 black and 9 red heifers. This is a really good set of heifers again and they’re represented by some of the leading sires in the industry – Bentley, Durango, Priority, Stimulus, Westcott, Brooks, Red Century and the Agribition Grand Champion Bull, Red Circuit. If you have any questions about these heifers before the sale be sure to give us a call and we will be glad to go over them with you. Or, better yet, come and have a look at them before the sale. We would be glad to show you them and their brothers in the bull pen.

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED

BPG1252831

WHEATLAND FINAL AFFAIR WHEATLAND DURANGO 656D BPG1196321 WHEATLAND LADY 123Y MRL EL TIGRE 52Z IPU MS. EL TIGRESS 88D BPG1190424 IPU MS. BLACK ATTACK 247Z

IPU 18F

14 January 2018

STF ROYAL AFFAIR Z44M WHEATLAND LADY 212Z STF UNANIMOUS UP26 WHEATLAND LADY 637S WHEATLAND PREDATOR 922W MRL MISS 836W SPRINGCREEK BLK TANK 1U RTC/JETS UPTOWN GIRL 15U

BW: 90. adjWW: 710. EPDs: CE: 0.9, BW: 4.2, WW: 72.7, YW: 103.9, MILK: 15.1, MCE: -2.1, MWWT: 51.5. Open.

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Wheatland Durango 656D

IPU 88D UP TOWN GIRL 18F

HOMO POLLED. A really feminine, deep bodied, angular Durango daughter that’s going to make a great cow. She’s pear shaped, really nice fronted, has a great hair coat and is just broody-broody. She’s off a first calf El Tigre daughter. We didn’t get many of these Durangos last year but wish we had a lot more. She’s a ¾ sister to one of our feature bull lots, the outstanding 118F Durango son.

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IPU 214Z MS ATTACK 20F BPG1253188

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED IPU 20F 14 January 2018

SS EBONYS GRANDMASTER TNGL GRAND FORTUNE Z467 AJE/HS/MBCC HOPE FLOATS RF/RUST STIMULUS 610D BPG1180083 SVS CAPTAIN MORGAN 11Z RF NOT JUST A FLIRT 404B RF CERTAINLY FLIRTIN 202Z SPRINGCREEK TANK 63P SPRINGCREEK BLK TANK 1U SPRINGCREEK ROSE 5P IPU MS. BLACK ATTACK 214Z BPG774073 TNT SURVIVOR K220 D BAR C KIM 411P D BAR C KIM 087K

BW: 90. adjWW: 689. EPDs: CE: 7.6, BW: 3.2, WW: 69.8, YW: 106.2, MILK: 20.0, MCE: 6.5, MWWT: 54.9. Open. This is a Stimulus sired, solid black female that is fancy, great haired and out of a really good Tank daughter going back to the D Bar C Kim cow family. 214Z has had five heifers in a row now. This is the third one to go through our bull sale. Her first four heifers have sold to Percyview Farms, SK, Blooming Prairie Simmentals (Amber Haugland), ND, Circle G Simmentals, AB (a high seller at Simmsational) and East Poplar Simmentals.

67 IPU 55A MS BILLIE JEAN 29F BPG1253158

WHEATLAND FINAL AFFAIR WHEATLAND BENTLEY 630D BPG1184481 WHEATLAND LADY 72X MR NLC UPGRADE U8676 MAR MAC BILLIE JEAN 55A BPG782482 MAR MAC SIERRA 53S

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED IPU 29F 16 January 2018 STF ROYAL AFFAIR Z44M WHEATLAND LADY 212Z T178 HR WHEATLAND LADY 637S ELLINGSON LEGACY M229 MS NLC MOJO S6119 B KENCO/MF POWERLINE 204L MAR MAC CARLI 14N

BW: 102. adjWW: 686. EPDs: CE: 5.4, BW: 5.3, WW: 81.6, YW: 122.0, MILK: 21.0, MCE: 4.3, MWWT: 61.8. Open. A Bentley daughter out of a really good Upgrade cow we purchased out of the National Trust sale in Brandon, MB from Mar Mac Farms. This being her fourth calf, the first three were all bulls that went through the bull sale selling to Brian & Paige Uran, ND, Carey Scrimbt, Crane Valley, SK and W2 Farms, LeRoy, SK. All have been very good bulls and sold well. This Bentley heifer didn’t want to cooperate picture day but she’s a really good one; nice fronted, feminine, deep bodied, great haired and very angular.

Wheatland Bentley 630D

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IPU 170B ENVY 43F BPG1253046

WHEATLAND BULL 786T MAPLE LAKE PUBLICITY 443B BPTG1150499 ACS MS WILLAMENA 9761W WHEATLAND BULL 468P DEEG MADER CD ENVY 170B BPG1157920 WHEATLAND ENVY 281Z

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED IPU 43F 18 January 2018 WHEATLAND BULL 131L WHEATLAND LADY 351N REMINGTON ON TARGET 2S HAAS RANCH G217 HC POWER DRIVE 88H WHEATLAND LADY 902J WHEATLAND STOUT 930W WHEATLAND LADY 351N

BW: 94. adjWW: 728. EPDs: CE: 7.6, BW: 3.4, WW: 72.4, YW: 114.2, MILK: 21.6, MCE: 3.6, MWWT: 57.8. Open. Something a little different here. 43F is sired by Maple Lake Publicity 443B, a really good son of the 786T bull. We’ve always liked the 786T progeny at Gerry Bertholet’s. He calved really good yet left performance and style in his calves. Publicity was Reserve Grand Champion at Ag-Ex when he was shown and the next spring we bought a small semen pack on him. In last year’s bull sale the mother of this heifer had a bull calf sell to Brian & Paige Uran for $11,500. This Publicity daughter is really nice made and she’s moderate, thick, pear shaped and broody.

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IPU 203D BLACKBIRD 48F BPG1252679

WHEATLAND FINAL AFFAIR WHEATLAND DURANGO 656D BPG1196321 WHEATLAND LADY 123Y MRL EL TIGRE 52Z IPU 223T MS. BLACKBIRD 203D BPG1190632 IPU MS. BLACKBIRD 223T

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED IPU 48F 18 January 2018

STF ROYAL AFFAIR Z44M WHEATLAND LADY 212Z STF UNANIMOUS UP26 WHEATLAND LADY 637S WHEATLAND PREDATOR 922W MRL MISS 836W GOLDEN OPPORTUNITYHR R851 IPU 364C BLACKBRID 140P

BW: 84. adjWW: 769. EPDs: CE: 7.8, BW: 3.1, WW: 76.2, YW: 108.0, MILK: 18.7, MCE: 4.0, MWWT: 56.8. Open. HOMO POLLED. This is a really fancy Durango heifer off a first calving El Tigre daughter going back to the Blackbird 223T cow family. Durango and El Tigre really clicked. This heifer will make a real nice cow; she’s so feminine, nice fronted, great haired and is homo polled by parentage.

Wheatland Durango 656D

Sierra being Sierra

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED BPG1252854 WHEATLAND FINAL AFFAIR WHEATLAND DURANGO 656D BPG1196321 WHEATLAND LADY 123Y MUIRHEADS BROKER 221Z IPU SATINS BROOKLYN 67D BPG1190402 D BAR C BLK SATIN 680S

IPU 77F

23 January 2018

STF ROYAL AFFAIR Z44M WHEATLAND LADY 212Z STF UNANIMOUS UP26 WHEATLAND LADY 637S MR HOC BROKER MUIRHEADS MACY 3W DOUBLE BAR D BOLT 13P D BAR C BLK SATIN 337N

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Another Durango daughter that is one of our feature heifers. She is off a Muirheads Broker first calf heifer and, again, goes back to the D Bar C Blk Satin 680S cow family. This heifer is soggy, real deep bodied, pear shaped and broody-broody.

BW: 94. adjWW: 730. EPDs: CE: 4.6, BW: 5.4, WW: 76.1, YW: 113.2, MILK: 19.0, MCE: 4.7, MWWT: 57.1. Open.

71IPU MS STRAIGHT FLUSH 89F BPG1253143

WHEATLAND FINAL AFFAIR WHEATLAND BENTLEY 630D BPG1184481 WHEATLAND LADY 72X DRAKE POKER FACE 2X DHS STRAIGHT FLUSH 10B BPG1125794 MAR MAC BLACK LADY 122T

IPU 67D SATIN 77F

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED IPU 89F 24 January 2018

STF ROYAL AFFAIR Z44M WHEATLAND LADY 212Z T178 HR WHEATLAND LADY 637S JS SURE BET 4T DRAKE TULA 1R SRS J914 PREFERRED BEEF MAR MAC SHEANA 1N

BW: 84. adjWW: 723. EPDs: CE: 9.2, BW: 1.7, WW: 72.1, YW: 108.9, MILK: 21.5, MCE: 6.7, MWWT: 57.6. Open. This is the second year that the DHS Straight Flush 10B cow has sent an open heifer to our bull and female sale. The first selling back to Downhill Simmentals who we purchased 10B from and the second this good Bentley daughter. She’s really attractive, feminine, great haired and has a super good disposition.

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IPU 51C MS WILLOW 103F BPG1253015

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED IPU 103F 26 January 2018

SS EBONYS GRANDMASTER TNGL GRAND FORTUNE Z467 AJE/HS/MBCC HOPE FLOATS RF/RUST STIMULUS 610D BPG1180083 SVS CAPTAIN MORGAN 11Z RF NOT JUST A FLIRT 404B RF CERTAINLY FLIRTIN 202Z LFE VIPER 455U NCB COBRA 47Y NCB MISS DREAM 22T PHEASANTDALE BLK GAL 51C BPG1147467 OLF ODIN U5 PHEASANTDALE MS BLK 32A PHEASANTDALE WILLOW 63Y

BW: 80. adjWW: 711. EPDs: CE: 11.5, BW: 1.3, WW: 72.9, YW: 111.0, MILK: 22.9, MCE: 7.9, MWW: 59.4 Open.

HOMO POLLED. A really good Stimulus daughter out of a really nice, young Cobra cow we purchased from Pheasantdale Simmentals as an open heifer. These Stimulus females are going to make some awesome cows. This heifer is very attractive and clean fronted but still has some muscle in her. She has a great set of balanced EPDs and is homo polled by parentage.

BLACK POLLED PUREBRED BPG1253186

IPU 158F

14 February 2018

MR NLC UPGRADE U8676 MR CCF VISION GCF MISS ELSA MRK PRIORITY 3C BPG1148322 HARVIE JDF WALLBANGER111X LRX MS BLACK 91A IPU MS. LINER 56U 266Y SPRINGCREEK TANK 63P SPRINGCREEK BLK TANK 1U SPRINGCREEK ROSE 5P IPU MS. BLACK ATTACK 247Z BPG774267 TNT GUNNER N208 RTC/JETS UPTOWN GIRL 15U 3D MISS BLACK KATIE 461P

BW: 80. adjWW: 672. EPDs: CE: 11.6, BW: 1.3, WW: 65.2, YW: 96.6, MILK: 20.1, MCE: 6.5, MWWT: 52.7. Open.

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IPU 247Z UPTOWN GIRL 158F

Our last black heifer is a blaze faced, moderate, thick, Priority daughter that was born on Valentine’s Day. Her mother, the Black Attack 247Z cow, has had three progeny go through our bull and female sale. Her first daughter sold to Anwender Simmentals, Radville, SK in the 2015 sale. In 2016 her El Tigre son was one of our high selling bulls going to Hansen Simmental Ranch, ND and in our 2018 sale her El Tigre son sold to our good commercial bull customer Allemand Ranches, SK. Also, East Poplar Simmentals purchased her 2016 El Tigre daughter in their package of cows. Uptown Girl 158F is a really nice, feminine, great haired, pear shaped Priority daughter. These Priority daughters are just calving now and we’re really impressed with them.

Sierra Tim & Janalee

As you can tell we’re all Roughrider fans!

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Grandpa, Emry, Grandma and Jenna


IPU 68M Ms Crosby 140B pictured as a bred heifer 2017

POLLED PUREBRED

PG1253376

IPU 119F

30 January 2018

DCR MR MOON SHINE X102 TNT 90 PROOF Z401 TNT MISS S17 WFL WESTCOTT 24C PTG1142050 R PLUS REDGE 8018U WFL SWEET LICIOUS 1044X WFL RED LICIOUS MUIRHEAD LIVE WIRE 95R KOP CROSBY 137W KOP MS BENGIE 6P IPU 68M MS. CROSBY 140B PTG1128568 HART RED CHIEF J242 IPU RED POCAHONTAS 68M KAPPES JADE J144

BW: 96. adjWW: 743. EPDs: CE: 3.3, BW: 6.1, WW: 86.1, YW: 129.9, MILK: 24.8, MCE: 3.6, MWWT: 67.9. Open.

Consigned by Bar M Simmentals and LaBatte Simmentals

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IPU 140B P0CAHONTAS 119F

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IPU 197X POCAHONTAS 126F

HOMO POLLED. We are starting off our red section of heifers with a real feature. This beautiful Westcott daughter is out of the Crosby sired 140B cow going back to the Pocahontas 68M cow. She is a beautiful uddered cow and looks very much like her elite donor dam, Pocahontas 68M. In last year’s sale her heifer topped the red division with her Red Deputy daughter selling for $15,000 to KT Ranches, BC. We own this heifer 119F jointly with Bar M Simmentals, Gillette, WY. Jim purchased the 140B cow as a bred heifer at Simmsational for $35,000 and decided to leave her in Canada. Her Westcott daughter is a moderate framed, deep, angular, feminine, broody heifer with a great future ahead of her. You can already see she is going to have a perfect udder like the Pocahontas cow family does. We think this heifer calf has a great amount of potential for her new owners with her pedigree, style and broodiness.

IPU 72B IPU 61C

POLLED PUREBRED

PG1253230

IPU 126F

01 February 2018

R PLUS RELOAD 2006Z R PLUS HITMAN 4194B MISS R PLUS 79X R PLUS RED CENTURY 6200D PG1190105 R PLUS REDGE 8018U MISS R PLUS 1062Y MISS R PLUS 8205U TNT GUNNER N208 TNT ACCELERATOR S226 TNT MISS ALMA J83 IPU 68M RED ESSENCE 197X PTG736971 HART RED CHIEF J242 IPU RED POCAHONTAS 68M KAPPES JADE J144

HOMO POLLED. Another granddaughter of the Pocahontas 68M cow. 126F’s dam, the IPU 68M Red Essence 197X cow, knows how to produce the good ones. In the 2015 Simmsational sale her Bootlegger daughter brought $25,000, selling to Quinn Wilson of Wilson Stock Farms and in the 2016 Simmsational sale her daughter was the top seller of the sale going to Red Top Simmentals and Beechinor Bros. for $29,000. She is now in their transplant embryo programs. This 197X daughter is out of R Plus Red Century, the popular Hitman son we bought out of Marlin’s 2017 bull sale where he was the high selling red bull. 126F herself is going to be a lot like her mother; deep BW: 98. adjWW: 713. EPDs: CE: 2.9, BW: 5.8, WW: 74.0, YW: 105.0, MILK: 19.7, MCE: 0.0, MWWT: 56.7. bodied, long, good haired, broody and is homo polled by pedigree. There’s not a lot of opportunity to buy progeny off the elite Pocahontas 68M cow family. Take advantage of this one. Open.

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IPU 4208B ROSIE 127F PG1253049

MRL RED WHISKEY 101B SVS BROOKS 669D PG1168724 SVS RED SARA 92X R PLUS RELOAD 2006Z MISS R PLUS 4208B PG1134507 SRH MISS ROSIE 30W

IPU 127F

POLLED PUREBRED 01 February 2018

TNT BOOTLEGGER Z268 MRL MISS 677Y SUNNY VALLEY UP-ROAR 90U 3D MISS SARA 158U R PLUS HARD ROCK 145X IPU RED BARONESS 1T R PLUS 7259T BVS ROSIE 1R

BW: 84. adjWW: 657. EPDs: CE: 8.8, BW: 2.2, WW: 70.9, YW: 106.2, MILK: 19.8, MCE: 5.4, MWWT: 55.3. Open. A dark cherry red, Brooks daughter out of a Reload cow we purchased as a pick of the R Plus heifer calves back in 2015 at Marlin’s bull sale. She has turned out to be an awesome looking cow with a perfect udder. We’re really pleased with how the SVS Brooks 669D bull is breeding for us. He was purchased for $70,000 out of the Sunny Valley sale going to Mike Imler of MI Simmentals. We were runners up on him and were very fortunate Mike sold us a semen pack in him. He sires excellent bulls and heifers. This dark cherry red daughter of his is nice fronted, has a great hair coat, is feminine, long bodied, deep and has lots of eye appeal.

77 IPU MS ROYAL FLUSH 153F PG1253152

R PLUS HITMAN 4194B R PLUS RED CENTURY 6200D PG1190105 MISS R PLUS 1062Y SUNNY VALLEY WILDCARD 10X HILLS ROYAL FLUSH PG785754 MISS LEAF WISE CRACK 3W

IPU 153F

POLLED PUREBRED 08 February 2018

R PLUS RELOAD 2006Z MISS R PLUS 79X R PLUS REDGE 8018U MISS R PLUS 8205U WHEATLAND RED ACE 747T SUNNY VALLEY RAVEN 7R ANKONIAN RED CAESAR LEAF RED DAME 263S

BW: 104. adjWW: 692. EPDs: CE: 1.8, BW: 7.2, WW: 78.5, YW: 114.9, MILK: 18.3, MCE: 1.9, MWWT: 57.6. Open. This is another really good heifer out of Red Century and a powerful Wildcard cow that now resides at East Poplar Simmentals. We have retained an excellent Westcott daughter of hers that will be calving soon. This 153F heifer is deep sided, nice fronted, good haired, feminine and, we think, is going to be a really good cow in the future.

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IPU MS SPARKLES 160F PG1253157

ANCHOR D VIPER 103W SPRINGCREEK SPARK PLUG PG1134539 SPRINGCREEK BROOKE 68Z KOP MARKSMAN 36Y IPU MS. MARKSMAN 147A PG791757 LRX RED RUBY 4S

IPU 160F

POLLED PUREBRED 15 February 2018

DOUBLE BAR D MAESTRO 100S PRL LOPEZ 147L KOP CROSBY 137W SPRINGCREEK BROOKE 11W CMS TRADMARK 756T KOP MS WHEATIE 107U STF STARQUEST N114 BAR 15 RED GINGER 175N

BW: 90. adjWW: 660. EPDs: CE: 2.0, BW: 3.6, WW: 63.6, YW: 97.3, MILK: 25.3, MCE: -1.9, MWWT: 57.1. Open.

A nice, moderate, blaze faced, Springcreek Spark Plug daughter. Her mother is an excellent uddered Marksman daughter that produced another heifer that went through this sale, a Red Zone daughter, that sold to Blooming Prairie Simmentals, Amber Haugland, ND. This heifer has a beautiful blaze down the middle of her head, is very feminine, nice fronted and just a cool heifer.

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Swan Lake Red Circuit 28D

POLLED PUREBRED

PG1253487

WHEATLAND CIRCUIT BREAKER SWAN LAKE RED CIRCUIT 28D PG1165865 MAR MAC MISSY 63Y MAF R HORIZON 7Y IPU MS. HORIZON 7A PG791455 IPU RED POCAHONTAS 43M

IPU 161F

15 February 2018

WHEATLAND HIGHVOLTAGE122Y WHEATLAND LADY 81X TWIN BRAE TENNASEE MAR MAC MISSY 66T LFE BS LEWIS 322U LFE KJLI DREAMLADY 79W HART RED CHIEF J242 IPU RED MS AMERICA 15G

BW: 92. adjWW: 732. EPDs: CE: 6.7, BW: 3.7, WW: 73.6, YW: 98.5, MILK: 17.3, MCE: 5.4, MWWT: 54.1. Open.

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IPU MS. RED CIRCUIT 161F

This is one of our feature red heifers sired by the 2018 Agribition Grand Champion Bull, Swan Lake Red Circuit 28D, shown by Swan Lake Farms, Greg and Branden Goudy. We feel this heifer has loads of potential. She’s mothered by a really good, blaze faced, Horizon cow that had a heifer go through this sale before, selling to Jetstream Livestock, ON. She is deep, angular, attractive, good haired and a brood cow in the making. Being out of the reigning Agribition Champion doesn’t hurt either.

80 IPU 87X MS NOREMAC 166F PG1253236

ANCHOR D VIPER 103W SPRINGCREEK SPARK PLUG PG1134539 SPRINGCREEK BROOKE 68Z WS BEEF MAKER R13 IPU MS BEEF MAKER 87X PG735009 IPU 16M MS. NOREMAC 105U

IPU 166F

POLLED PUREBRED 18 February 2018

DOUBLE BAR D MAESTRO 100S PRL LOPEZ 147L KOP CROSBY 137W SPRINGCREEK BROOKE 11W HOOKS SHEAR FORCE 38K DCR MS RIBEYE N72 LBR CROCKET R81 LCL MISS NOREMAC 16M

BW: 98. adjWW: 754. EPDs: CE: 5.2, BW: 3.8, WW: 78.1, YW: 119.9, MILK: 33.8, MCE: 3.1, MWWT: 72.9. Open.

This is a tremendous Spark Plug heifer off a really good Beef Maker cow going back to the Noremac 16M cow family that 3D Simmentals and ourselves had so much success with. This will be the sixth progeny that 87X has put through this sale. Four bulls selling to the good commercial herds of Robin Frerotte, SK, Glen Aldentaler, SD, Nick Stormo, SD and Allemand Ranches, SK, a $12,000 heifer to Jean-Francois LeBlond, PQ and now this really good Spark Plug daughter. 166F is deep bodied, pear shaped, has that cow look and is out of an outstanding cow family.

String art picture Emry made for Grandpa

Jory

Zayne

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IPU MS SPARKLE 174F PG1253093

ANCHOR D VIPER 103W SPRINGCREEK SPARK PLUG PG1134539 SPRINGCREEK BROOKE 68Z TNT BOOTLEGGER Z268 IPU MS. BOOTLEGGER 61B PG1128470 IPU RED POCAHONTAS 46R

IPU 174F

POLLED PUREBRED 22 February 2018

DOUBLE BAR D MAESTRO 100S PRL LOPEZ 147L KOP CROSBY 137W SPRINGCREEK BROOKE 11W DCR MR MOON SHINE X102 TNT MISS W70 HART RED CHIEF J242 ACS MISS PRIME CUT 61L

BW: 82. adjWW: 677. EPDs: CE: 8.2, BW: 2.0, WW: 62.5, YW: 96.3, MILK: 30.2, MCE: 6.6, MWWT: 61.5. Open. Another Spark Plug daughter going back to a Bootlegger Red Chief cow. We think these Spark Plug daughters are going to make some really good cows. This is the first group now calving this year. Spark Plug’s dam just recently sold for $50,000 at Springcreek’s December sale. This heifer is just like her dad, having a blaze face. These red and blacks with some chrome on them are really in demand now.

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Springcreek Spark Plug

IPU MS HOT IRON 185F PG1253488

WHEATLAND CIRCUIT BREAKER SWAN LAKE RED CIRCUIT 28D PG1165865 MAR MAC MISSY 63Y LFE HOT IRON 812W IPU MS. HOT IRON 84Z PG773647 IPU RED POCAHONTAS 48S

POLLED PUREBRED IPU 185F 01 March 2018

WHEATLAND HIGHVOLTAGE122Y WHEATLAND LADY 81X TWIN BRAE TENNASEE MAR MAC MISSY 66T LFE BS LEWIS 322U LFE BS BLACK BEAUTY 209S HART RED CHIEF J242 ACS MISS PRIME CUT 61L

BW: 98. adjWW: 744. EPDs: CE: 4.7, BW: 4.4, WW: 69.5, YW: 99.5, MILK: 20.6, MCE: 2.9, MWWT: 55.4. Open. Our last heifer is a good, blaze faced, March heifer out of the 2018 Agribition Champion, Swan Lake Red Circuit 28D. Her mother is a nice, blaze faced, Hot Iron female that raised a $14,000 Westcott son in last year’s sale that sold to East Poplar Simmentals and now they own his mother, IPU Ms. Hot Iron 84Z. 185F is dark red, blaze faced, very attractive and is only a March heifer.

IPU Westcott 101E - maternal brother Zayne, Grandma, Jory, & Grandpa at a hockey tournament in Minot, ND.

Grandpa, pretty proud of his granddaughters. Grandpa wore the Falcons uniform in the same gym at Gladmar 50 years ago.

Brodyn writing his first cheque ever and to Grandpa. Falcon’s #13, 1969

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Wilf and Barry going over Bull Sale pictures

Thank you to all the buyers at our 2018 bull sale: KT Ranches, Kevin Carson, BC K7 Simmentals, Jarrod Kirby, SK Ketterling Simmentals, Ron Ketterling, ND Kyle, Lance & Tressa Graveley, MT Kyle Niemegeers, SK Lacasse Farms Ltd., Paul Lacasse, SK Lewis Farms Ltd, Ken Lewis, AB Lockhart Valley Simmentals, Lee & Tina Robson, AB Lorne Kwasnicki, SK Maxwell Simmentals, Glen & Kevin Maxwell, AB Melvin & Dawnita Holmes, SK Meyers Simmentals, Daniel Meyers, SK Mitchell Cattle Co., Ian Mitchell, BC Morris Creek, Mark & Barbara Ann Meier, SD North Creek Simmentals, Barry Saunders, SK Owen & Melissa Scott, SK Pearson Farms, Duncan Pearson, AB R B D Ranch, Barry & Dean McKim, SK Rick Waldner, SK Schnitzler Corp., Josh Stentoft, MT Roger Schroeder, ND Sentes Farms, William & Lucille Sentes, SK SIBL Simmentals, Barclay Smith, AB Silzer Land & Cattle Ltd., Kelly Silzer, SK Speargrass Cattle Co. Ltd., Murray Jorgensen, AB Speir Holding Ltd., Bob Speir, SK Spring Creek Simmentals, Brian McCarthy, SK Swanz Ranch, Jason Swanz, MT Stan & Sherri, McCrea, SK Stolson Farms Ltd., Roger & Ryan Stolson, SK Tom Siedschlag, ND Triangle G Simmentals, Gary Griffith, MB Goldenridge Farming Co., AB W2 Farms, Don & Tammy Williams, SK Wes & Diana Maerz, SK Wilson Stock Farms, Quinn Wilson, AB

4S Farms Ltd., Brian & Loretta Sinclair, SK Allemand Ranches Ltd., Bob Allemand, SK Anchor D Ranch Simmentals, Dan & Karen Skeels, AB Beechinor Bros. Simmentals, John & Stefon Beechinor, AB Belle Plaine Colony, SK Berndt Ranch, Alvin Berndt Jr., ND Blooming Prairie Simmentals, Amber Haugland, ND Bohrson Marketing, Scott Bohrson, AB Brad, Blake & Ryan LaBatte, SK Brian & Paige Uran, ND Brian & Darryl Kesslering, SK Brody Scott, SK Carey Scrimbit, SK Carmichael Farming Co., SK Catlin Holmes, SK Circle 7, Kelly & Ralph Oberle, SK Clifford Barnett, SK Crocus Simmentals, Tim & Kale Scherger, SK Curt Willems, SK Curtis J Jerrod Bartlett, SK David Latendresse, SK DGR Cattle Co., Darrell Renaud, AB Diamond K Cattle Co. Ltd., Bryce Weiss, SK East Poplar Simmentals, Kyron & Kelsey Manske, SK Floer Farms, Lacob, Michael & Linda Floer, SK Fradette Land & Cattle Inc., Robert Fradette, SK Gerald M Haugland, ND Glen, Melinda & Leon Aldentaler, SD Grayden Kay, SK Grona Farms, Dallas Grona, SK Hay Valley Ranches Ltd., Peter & Trish Putnam, AB Heysons Farms, SK Hoegl Livestock Ltd., Murray Hoegl, SK Howard & Tracy Campbell, SK Huron Farming Co., SK Jerred & Kiley Henderson, SK JJL Farms Ltd., Trevor Debruyne & Kendra Hansen, SK

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39th Annual LaBatte Simmentals and Guest East Poplar Simmentals Bull & Female Sale  

39th Annual LaBatte Simmentals and Guest East Poplar Simmentals Bull & Female Sale