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Consignors Baehr acre ShorthornS Stephen and Connie Baehr Red Deer County, Alberta 403-896-3742 baehracres@gmail.com

hatfielD ShorthornS Monty Thomson Gladstone, Manitoba 204-870-0089 shorthornmonty@gmail.com

Strilchuk ShorthornS David and Vonnie Strilchuk Camrose County, Alberta 780- 672-6111 strilchukservices@gmail.com

circle M ShorthornS Bob and Cindy Merkley Aldergrove, BC 604-607-7733 778-240-7233 circlemshorthorns@telus.net

proSpect hill ShorthornS Les and Shelley Peterson Brooke Van De Voorde 780-608-0398 780-608-5023 prospecthillshell@yahoo.ca

tGn ShorthornS Travis Nelson Leduc County , Alberta 780-984-9333 the_wildcatter@hotmail.com

DiaMonD ShorthornS Dan and Jill Stephenson Jaimie and Praveen Chouhan Okotoks, Alberta 403-700-4112 eaStern Slope liveStock Andy Guccione Nanton, Alberta 403-969-0761 horsdoc@gmail.com

catalogue by: Prime Cut Publishing - Kim Matthews

rafter W ShorthornS Dennis and Ramona Wishnowski Bittern Lake, Alberta 780-672-7653 wish_den@hotmail.com South valley Stock farM Sheila Young Cayley, Alberta 403-826-5404 sheilaj1945@live.com

WooDruff rancheS/ Du ShorthornS Scott and Bruce Woodruff Olds, Alberta 587-433-2457 woodruffranches@yahoo.ca


Welcome...

Box 1409 • Crossfield, Alberta, CANADA • T0M 0S0 PH: 403-946-4999 • FAX: 403-946-4919 TOLL FREE : 1-866-946-4999 Email: info@bouchardlivestock.com www.bouchardlivestock.com

Sale Day Phones

Brian Bouchard- 403-813-7999 Darnell Fornwald- 403-795-8030 Wacey McCaw- 306-471-0093 Jaimie Chouhan 403-700-4112 Don Oberg 780-361-6926 Or any of the Best of the West Sale Consignors

Sale Staff

Don Oberg 780-678-6926, Auctioneer Dennis Ericson 780-361-9347, Ringman Rod McLeod 403-540 7986, Ringman

Dinner

Please join us for dinner before the sale

Online Viewing and Biddding

The name says it all..."Best of the West"....These bulls have been selected from elite breeders from Alberta, Manitoba and British Columbia which is very beneficial to both the Purebred Breeder and the Commercial Cattlemen alike, offering tremendous bulls and out cross genetics to many producers. These bulls are" bred and fed " for longevity, consistency and productivity and whether you are looking for calving ease or powerful pound producing sires, you will find yours here. Many of the bulls have been 50K DNA tested to provide genomically enhanced EPDs. This group of consignors have proven programs, having sold their genetics world wide. Come take advantage of this great opportunity to source your next herd bull from 3 provinces in one venue !! I look forward to seeing and meeting you in Olds, Alberta, on FRIDAY, March 22, 2019 Sincerely,

Don Oberg Professional Auctioneer

Please Note....

On February 15 the majority of the yearling bulls were moved to Thorlaksons bull development which has a well designed nutrition and health program. Mother Nature prevented us from getting all the bulls photographed but feel free to view them at Thorlaksons or check out our Facebook page for up to date photos, videos, and information.


Accommodations

SHORTHORN

Ramada by Wyndham 1-855-247-4371 Pomeroy Inn & Suites 1-866-500-4938 Best Western 1-800-218-9312

Germplasm Evaluation CYCLE IV

Breeding

All bulls selling guaranteed to pass semen test at 14 months.

U.S Buyers: A $300.00 per lot will be applied to your purchase. This will include all necessary vet inspections, health papers, brokerage fees and delivery to Great Falls Montana. We will guarantee that your bull will be eligible to export to the USA or we will refund your purchase price. For our American buyers the U.S. dollar enjoys a premium over the Canadian dollar. Exchange rate will be announced sale day.

Terms & Conditions

All bull sell under the standard terms and conditions set out by the Canadian Shorthorn Association.

Insurance

Stockmen's Insurance Larry Toner (306)834-7652

USDA Choice (AGE ADJ.)%

USDA YG (MARB ADJ.)

3.98 3.72 3.89 -

78 75.5 53.5 48.0

2.1 2.7 3.1 2.9

SHORTHORN BREED

Epd’s

On September 10th the Canadian Shorthorns Association went to the new EPD’s, IGS Multi-breed Genetic Evaluation powered by Bolt One Step. Those are the EPD’s you will see in this catalogue. Be sure to go online and check these EPD’s close to the sale as unlike the old quarterly or semi-annual updates these are updated weekly. They also include the use of genomic information in the calculations to give you higher accuracy. We are pleased with the EPD’s that go along with the functional, phenotypically attractive consignment on offer!

ADG 200-400 LBS.

Shorthorn Hereford/Angus Charolais Gelbvieh

US Buyers

TOP MATERNAL BREED & STILL TOP MARBLING Source: Meat Animal Research Center (MARC)

TOP MATERNAL BREED & STILL HIGH YIELD GRADE Source: Meat Animal Research Center (MARC)

FAT COVER

USDA QUALITY GRADE

CALCULATED YEILD GRADE

% RETAIL PRODUCT

YEILD GRADE BREED PLACING

Shorthorn

0.485

loW choice

2.6

64.37

1

Hereford

0.580

Low Choice

2.8

63.43

2

Red Angus

0.598

Low Choice

2.9

63.13

3

Angus

0.639

Avg. Choice

3.0

62.89

4

SHORTHORN ACTIVE

SIRES EPD STATISTICAL BREAKDOWN

CED BW WW

YW

MLK TM

CEM

ST

YG

CW

REA

MAR

FAT

CEZ

BMI

F

# ANIMALS 837 837 837

837

837 837

837 837

837

837

837

837

837

835

835

835

HIGH

29

8.9

89

13.5

37

80

19

30

-0.10

24

0.65

AVERAGE

9

1.5

53

79

19

46

5

15

-0.32

-13 -0.01

-0.03 -0.09

LOW

-4

-8.0

20

25

5

23

-11

1

-0.65

-50 -0.55

-0.47 -0.16 -18.04 69.46 34.94

SHORTHORN ACTIVE CED BW WW

YW

MLK TM

0.52

-0.01 100.57 168.62 72.9 30.13 120.99 53.21

DAMS EPD STATISTICAL BREAKDOWN

CEM

ST

# ANIMALS 4558 4558 4558 4558 4558 4558 4558 4558

YG

CW

REA

4558 4558 4558

FAT

CEZ

BMI

F

4558 4558

MAR

4558

4558

4558

HIGH

25

10.8 94

135

35

81

17

28

0.04

26

0.73

0.63

0.03

87.31 162.34 73.03

AVERAGE

9

1.8

53

78

19

46

6

14

-0.31

-12

0.02

-0.03 -0.09

29.60 120.71 53.02

LOW

-5

-7.1

25

35

5

26

-11

2

-0.63

-40 -0.43

-0.37 -0.15 -23.41 74.03 40.78

SHORTHORN NON-PARENTS EPD STATISTICAL BREAKDOWN CED BW WW

YW

MLK TM

CEM

ST

YG

CW

REA

FAT

CEZ

BMI

F

5884 5884

MAR

5835

5835

5835

0.41

-0.02

85.22 156.44 68.96

-0.03 -0.09

31.53 123.11 53.69

# ANIMALS 5884 5884 5884 5884 5884 5884 5884 5884

5884 5884 5884

HIGH

25

9.0

86

132

29

82

18

28

-0.05

15

AVERAGE

10

1.5

54

80

19

46

6

15

-0.31

-12 -0.01

LOW

-2

-7.1

27

35

9

33

-5

4

-0.56

-34 -0.41

-0.31 -0.13 -14.79 89.09 40.29

0.51


WEEBOLLABOLLA QUILPIE Q18 SIRE: WEEBOLLABOLLA THEODORE T85 WEEBOLLABOLLA NINDETHANA

LOT

01

DIAMOND EXCEPTIONAL 2E X-[CAN]M480524

JE 2E POLLED RED 30/01/17 100% CED 12 YG -0.36

EIONMOR PIPER 23Z DAM: DIAMOND CLEVER ANNA 5C DIAMOND ANNA 45A BW 82

BW 0.2 CW -30

WW 632 WW 47 REA 0.03

YW 67 MB -0.16

YW 1062 MLK 16 FT -0.08

TM CEM 39 10 $CEZ $BMI 42.64 124.14

ST 16 $F 48.48

Diamond Shorthorns An outstanding son of the Australian calving ease trait leader Weebollabolla Theodore T85. He was the first calf of an Eionmor Piper 23Z daughter . His maternal brother from Hatfield also sells. We used Exceptional 2E on heifers 2018. SNP 50K completed, myostatin free

THE GROVE KOOKABURRA W735 SIRE: DIAMOND LORD BELMORE 56B BUTTERFIELD LADY 13N

LOT

02

DIAMOND EMPIRE 6E [CAN]M480499

JD 6E HORNED WHITE 10/02/17 100% CED 21 YG -0.22

DIAMOND URBAN LEGEND 28U DAM: DIAMOND ZEALOUS BARONESS 5Z DIAMOND RAVISHING BARONESS 35R

BW -3.5 CW -16

BW 78

WW 597 WW 52 REA -0.01

YW 80 MB -0.21

YW 1028 MLK 24 FT -0.05

TM CEM 49 14 $CEZ $BMI 68.47 141.51

ST 18 $F 51.09

Diamond Shorthorns Bulls of this caliber in terms of birth to weaning spread, balance, and overall eye appeal are rare . He can work anywhere whether you want a heifer bull to get those blues, or to rest easy knowing your mature herd is calving to a bull in the top 1% for $CEZ. Used on purebred heifers 2018. SNP 50K completed, myostatin free

MARCH 22, 2019 :: OLDS,AB :: BEST OF THE WEST SHORTHORN BULL SALE :: 5 ::


JT TRANS X 28X SIRE: SASKVALLEY BILLIONAIRE 62B SASKVALLEY FLOWER 11Z

LOT

03

PROSPECT HILL EVOLUTION 41E -[CAN]M480040

PHF 41E POLLED ROAN 22/02/17 100% CED 14 YG -0.26

PROSPECT HILL HARD ROCK TARO DAM: PROSPECT HILL XAUNA 3X PROSPECT HILL SHAUNA 13S BW 87

BW 0.1 CW -3

WW 646 WW 55 REA -0.08

YW 80 MB -0.04

YW MLK 19 FT -0.09

TM CEM 47 9 $CEZ $BMI 44.86 135.97

ST 17 $F 54.62

Prospect Hill Shorthorns Here is a bull that has lots of frame to him. His colour catches your eye and he's put together very nicely. His dam is a tremendous female that produces top calves every year. This is the last of the Billionaire sons so be sure to check him out sale day. SNP 50K completed Saskvalley Billionaire 62B - Sire

HERBOURNE B MANITOBA GUS 13Z SIRE: FRIMLEY COWBOY LOGIC 24C FRIMLEY YOLANDA DAWN 1Y

LOT

04

DIAMOND COWBOY ESCAPADE 55E X-[CAN]M480525

DAN 55E POLLED L. ROAN 19/05/17 100% CED 12 YG -0.29

DIAMOND LORD BELMORE 56B DAM: DIAMOND DAZZLING MAID 2D DIAMOND BEDAZZLING MAID 64B

BW 0.6 CW -16

BW 62

WW 588 WW 57 REA 0.07

YW 85 MB 0.03

YW 906 MLK 15 FT -0.07

TM CEM 43 7 $CEZ $BMI 38.02 126.80

ST 17 $F 56.03

Diamond Shorthorns This bull is deep bodied, ultrasmooth, sound made with amazing do-ability and utility. With a 62lb BW you can sleep easy at night next calving season if he is in your herd sire battery. Used on both purebred and commercial heifers 2018. SNP 50K completed, myostatin free

:: 6 :: BEST OF THE WEST SHORTHORN BULL SALE :: MARCH 22, 2019 :: OLDS,AB


DIAMOND CAPTAIN MARK 27C SIRE: CIRCLE M CAPTAIN 27C CIRCLE M UNAKA 3U

LOT

05

CIRCLE M FIELD MARSHALL X-[CAN]M480838

BCM 2F POLLED RWM 16/01/18 100% CED 10 YG -0.26

SIX S SAMSON 25S DAM: CIRCLE M XTREMELY FINE 11X PRAIRIE PRIDE CRACKLE 1N BW 90

BW 2.2 CW -28

WW 714 WW 55 REA -0.26

YW

YW 83 MB -0.04

MLK 20 FT -0.08

TM CEM 48 5 $CEZ $BMI 30.13 117.88

ST 14 $F 53.74

Circle M Shorthorns Thick easy fleshing son of Circle M Captain 27C. He checks the boxes rugged long bodied docile and halter broken. SNP 50K completed, myostatin free.

PAINTEARTH RAMA 53U SIRE: CREEKSIDE MOONLIGHT CRUSH 12C CREEKSIDE ADMIRATION 9U

LOT

06

BAEHR ACRES FUTURE CRUSH 7F X-[CAN]*25353

RZL 7F POLLED ROAN 18/01/18 96.9% CED 16 YG -0.29

BAEHR ACRES ROMEO 22X DAM: BAEHR ACRES SUNBEAM 12B BAEHR ACRES SUNBEAM 42W

BW 0.2 CW -24

BW 82

WW 600 WW 45 REA -0.05

YW 68 MB -0.11

YW MLK 24 FT -0.07

TM CEM 47 9 $CEZ $BMI 54.15 130.28

ST 16 $F 48.86

Baehr Acre Shorthorns Awesome future Herd Sire, jam packed with style and natural thickness. Sired by the popular Creekside Moonlight Crush who was successfully shown. Halter broken. SNP 50K completed, myostatin free Creekside Moonlight Crush 12C - Sire

MARCH 22, 2019 :: OLDS,AB :: BEST OF THE WEST SHORTHORN BULL SALE :: 7 ::


DIAMOND LORD BELMORE 56B SIRE: DIAMOND DIRECTOR 7D DIAMOND BARONESS 3B

LOT

07

HATFIELD BINGO 2F X-[CAN]M481291

BBB 2F POLLED WHITE 26/01/18 100% CED 10 YG -0.28

DIAMOND PROPHECY 21P DAM: HATFIELD PRO BUTTERFLY 24X NORTHERN THETIS BUTTERFLY 5T BW 95

BW 1.3 CW -17

WW 567 WW 53 REA -0.13

YW

YW 79 MB -0.01

MLK 17 FT -0.09

TM CEM 44 8 $CEZ $BMI 33.29 123.61

ST 16 $F 53.60

Hatfield Shorthorns Rugged, huge bodied, tank a son of a Diamond Defender 7D. He has been a favourite since birth. SNP 50K pending, myostatin free by pedigree. Diamond Director 7D - Sire

BALMORAL OAKS EAGLE 9X SIRE: PROSPECT HILL BANNER EAGLE 44B PROSPECT HILL WAYLA 20W

LOT

08

RAFTER W FARGO 6F X-[CAN]M480879

WIS 6F POLLED RED 07/02/18 100% CED 8 YG -0.26

PROSPECT HILL ULICK 27U DAM: RAFTER W PH27U CORRINE 1X SILVERWILLOW BIG-N CORRINE 24U

BW 1.3 CW -14

BW 87

WW 564 WW 49 REA -0.12

YW 71 MB 0.06

YW MLK 20 FT -0.08

TM CEM 45 6 $CEZ $BMI 29.21 117.47

ST 18 $F 51.98

Rafter W Shorthorns Fargo 6F is an outstanding genetic combination with Banner Eagle and Rafter W Corrine 1X both being prolific producers of superior cattle. He is no exception with length and eye appeal. SNP 50K pending Prospect Hill Banner Eagle - Sire

:: 8 :: BEST OF THE WEST SHORTHORN BULL SALE :: MARCH 22, 2019 :: OLDS,AB


SS FIZZ 745 SIRE: JTPH BEAT THE HEAT 584C FRASER'S RUBY ZAIDA 4Z

LOT

09

DU DIAMOND FEEL THE HEAT 50F [CAN]*25294

JD 50F HORNED RED 15/02/18 96.9% CED 7 YG -0.29

NORTHERN LEGEND 3N DAM: FRIMLEY WEDGEWOOD CLARE 2W FRIMLEY PRETTY CLARE 18P BW 102

BW 2.7 CW -17

WW 530 WW 57 REA -0.11

YW

YW 86 MB -0.03

MLK 15 FT -0.09

TM CEM 43 3 $CEZ $BMI 20.93 111.56

ST 12 $F 54.93

Diamond Shorthorns Mass, density, and power best describe this natural son of donor Frimley Wedgewood Clare 2W and the prolific JTPH Beat The Heat 584C. SNP 50K pending. Frimley Wedgewood Clare 2W - Dam

DIAMOND LORD BELMORE 56B SIRE: DIAMOND DYNAMITE 6D DIAMOND BRITNEY MAID 2B

LOT

10

DIAMOND FIENT 4F X-[CAN]M480754

JD 4F POLLED RED 22/02/18 100% CED 11 YG -0.33

SASKVALLEY WHOLESALE 114W DAM: DOUBLE STAR SVW ROSE 60D DOUBLE STAR GVR ROSE 31U

BW 1.9 CW -9

BW 84

WW 576 WW 64 REA -0.01

YW 97 MB 0.02

YW MLK 11 FT -0.10

TM CEM 43 7 $CEZ $BMI 33.64 130.16

ST 11 $F 60.09

Diamond Shorthorns A unique blend of calving ease, performance, and proven parentage with Diamond Dynamite 6D on the top side and Saskvalley Wholesale 114W as the maternal grandsire. SNP 50K completed, myostatin free

Diamond Dynamite 6D - Sire

MARCH 22, 2019 :: OLDS,AB :: BEST OF THE WEST SHORTHORN BULL SALE :: 9 ::


BALMORAL OAKS EAGLE 9X SIRE: PROSPECT HILL BANNER EAGLE 44B PROSPECT HILL WAYLA 20W

LOT

11

PROSPECT HILL FORTUNE X-[CAN]M481210

PHF 25F POLLED ROAN 23/02/18 100% CED 10 YG -0.25

BALMORAL OAKS EAGLE 9X DAM: PROSPECT HILL BEAUTY 45B SIX S SHANIA 52S BW 86

BW 0.6 CW -17

WW 617 WW 47 REA -0.14

YW

YW 70 MB 0.19

MLK 23 FT -0.08

TM 46 $CEZ

CEM 7 $BMI

ST 19 $F

Prospect Hill Shorthorns Check this double bred Balmoral Oaks Eagle 9X. One of the most standout bulls you will find anywhere this spring. SNP 50K pending Prospect Hill Banner Eagle - Sire

THE GROVE KOOKABURRA W735 SIRE: DIAMOND LORD BELMORE 56B BUTTERFIELD LADY 13N

LOT

12

DIAMOND FLAIR 9F X-[CAN]M480755

JD 9F POLLED ROAN 26/02/18 100% CED 15 YG -0.31

DIAMOND URBAN LEGEND 28U DAM: DIAMOND ZEALOUS BARONESS 5Z DIAMOND RAVISHING BARONESS 35R

BW -1.9 CW -6

BW 87

WW 673 WW 54 REA 0.08

YW 83 MB -0.07

YW MLK 23 FT -0.09

TM CEM 51 10 $CEZ $BMI 49.50 140.34

ST 19 $F 54.31

Diamond Shorthorns 3 dimensional in his design with eye appeal, this bull can work a lot of different ways. Every bull his dam has produced has been used in purebred programs. Full brother Diamond Empire 6E (JD 6E) selling as Lot 2. SNP 50K completed, Diamond Zealous Baroness 5Z - Dam myostatin free.

:: 10 :: BEST OF THE WEST SHORTHORN BULL SALE :: MARCH 22, 2019 :: OLDS,AB


CREEKSIDE RUFFIAN 11A SIRE: PROSPECT HILL DOC RAMA 32D PROSPECT HILL ZEE CANDY 40Z

LOT

13

Strilchuk Freedom 5F PENDING

SOS 5F POLLED WHITE 02/03/18 75%

PROSPECT HILL ULICK 27U DAM: FOUNDATION COW BW 87

WW 711

YW

CED

BW

WW

YW

MLK

TM

CEM

ST

YG

CW

REA

MB

FT

$CEZ

$BMI

$F

Strilchuk Shorthorns 5F has been a standout since day one. He is 3/4 shorthorn but his dam is not papered. We felt he had too much potential to be a steer. He has lot's of capacity and he really puts it all together. 5F would be perfect to use on some black females and give you some great blue roans.

MATLOCK TORNADO 32Y SIRE: MATLOCK BADABING 44B MURIDALE SLEW 9X

LOT

14

HATFIELD MORDEN 62F X-[CAN]M48188

BBB 62F POLLED RED 02/03/18 100% CED 10 YG -0.24

PROSPECT HILL ARKIN EAGLE 21A DAM: PRAIRIE ACRE JULIA ANN 10C ALTA CEDAR JULIA ANN 35L

BW 0.6 CW -14

BW 98

WW 547 WW 49 REA -0.16

YW 71 MB 0.03

YW MLK 21 FT -0.08

TM CEM 46 7 $CEZ $BMI 32.75 120.85

ST 17 $F 51.75

Hatfield Shorthorns Red, polled, with depth and eye appeal. He will work in any program. He comes from the highly prolific Julia Ann family. SNP 50K pending

MARCH 22, 2019 :: OLDS,AB :: BEST OF THE WEST SHORTHORN BULL SALE :: 11 ::


BALMORAL OAKS EAGLE 9X SIRE: PROSPECT HILL BANNER EAGLE 44 PROSPECT HILL WAYLA 20W

LOT

15

PROSPECT HILL FIGARO CHAIN X-[CAN]M481213

PHF 34F POLLED RED 02/03/18 100% CED 11 YG -0.26

PROSPECT HILL TRUELOCK 9T DAM: PROSPECT HILL FANCY CHAIN 71W PROSPECT HILL FANCY CHAIN 30S BW 87

BW 0.0 CW -14

WW 662 WW 50 REA -0.13

YW

YW 72 MB 0.05

MLK 19 FT -0.09

TM CEM 44 8 $CEZ $BMI 38.38 125.72

ST 17 $F 52.66

Prospect Hill Shorthorns This is a bull that has maternal strength to no end. 34F is long spined and ready to produce the easy fleshing, moderate females that economical producers. SNP 50K completed, myostatin free Prospect Hill Banner Eagle - Sire

THE GROVE KOOKABURRA W735 SIRE: DIAMOND LORD BELMORE 56B BUTTERFIELD LADY 13N

LOT

16

HATFIELD JETHRO 63F X-[CAN]M481886

BBB 63F POLLED WHITE 03/03/18 100% CED 12 YG -0.33

ACC PROPHECY'S XCEL 38X DAM: DIAMOND BLISSFUL BARONESS 32B DIAMOND PRIMROSE BARONESS 2P

BW -0.5 CW -15

BW 98

WW 557 WW 52 REA 0.04

YW 79 MB -0.10

YW MLK 22 FT -0.09

TM CEM 48 10 $CEZ $BMI 39.46 131.97

ST 15 $F 52.51

Hatfield Shorthorns White, polled and out of a young cow who has had 100% of her calves make the bull pen. Use this fellow to get those coveted blue roan replacement females. SNP 50K pending Diamond Lord Belmore 56B - Sire

:: 12 :: BEST OF THE WEST SHORTHORN BULL SALE :: MARCH 22, 2019 :: OLDS,AB


MATLOCK TORNADO 32Y SIRE: MATLOCK BADABING 44B MURIDALE SLEW 9X

LOT

17

HATFIELD MAJOR FINN 64F X-[CAN]M481884

BBB 64F POLLED ROAN 07/03/18 100% CED 11 YG -0.24

BIRDTAIL MAJOR 28Z DAM: HATFIELD MAJ MUFFIN 19C JT MUFFIN 29X BW 100

BW 1.0 CW -11

WW 564 WW 53 REA -0.12

YW 80 MB 0.02

YW MLK 20 FT -0.08

TM CEM 46 8 $CEZ $BMI 35.25 124.46

ST 16 $F 53.94

Hatfield Shorthorns Roan polled and correct. Badabing is out of a model daughter of Bonanza of Bonanza and his daughters have had outstanding udders. SNP 50K pending

GLENFORD EAGLE 4Y SIRE: SIX S ADMIRAL 36A SIX S ROMAINE 46R

LOT

18

TGN FONTAINE 4F X-[CAN]M481658

TGN 4F POLLED ROAN 08/03/18 100% CED 10 YG -0.34

CROOKED POST GEORGE 10X DAM: SIX S ZIVA 44Z SIX S RENE 26R BW 90

BW 1.0 CW -10

WW 576 WW 55 REA 0.09

YW 84 MB -0.06

YW MLK 20 FT -0.09

TM CEM 48 6 $CEZ $BMI 30.34 125.03

ST 12 $F 54.10

TGN Shorthorns This bull is the result of a combination that has been proven to work, we like the result so much we have repeated the mating four times. Full sister is working in the Diamond herd. Six S Ziva 44Z - Dam

MARCH 22, 2019 :: OLDS,AB :: BEST OF THE WEST SHORTHORN BULL SALE :: 13 ::


THE GROVE KOOKABURRA W735 SIRE: DIAMOND LORD BELMORE 56B BUTTERFIELD LADY 13N

LOT

19

HATFIELD ALBERTA 9F X-[CAN]M481290

BBB 9F POLLED ROAN 09/03/18 100% CED 12 YG -0.33

EIONMOR PIPER 23Z DAM: DIAMOND CLEVER ANNA 5C DIAMOND ANNA 45A BW 86

BW -0.8 CW -19

WW 548 WW 52 REA 0.06

YW 78 MB -0.08

YW MLK 24 FT -0.08

TM CEM 50 7 $CEZ $BMI 38.77 130.41

ST 15 $F 52.32

Hatfield Shorthorns Roan son of a Eionmor Piper 23Z daughter that has in her first two years in production had bull make the bull pen. see Lot 1who is a maternal brother and was used heavily last year. This is a deep bodied, long spined maternal beef Diamond Lord Belmore 56B - Sire machine sired by the Diamond Lord Belmore 56B. SNP 50K pending

CREEKSIDE RUFFIAN 11A SIRE: PROSPECT HILL DOC RAMA 32D PROSPECT HILL ZEE CANDY 40Z

LOT

20

STRILCHUK FATHOM X-[CAN]M481649

SOS 10F POLLED ROAN 11/03/18 100% CED 10 YG -0.33

PROSPECT HILL HARD ROCK TARO DAM: SOS XENA 1X PROSPECT HILL VONNIE 43U

BW 1.2 CW -13

BW 89

WW 680 WW 50 REA 0.05

YW 74 MB -0.06

YW MLK 20 FT -0.09

TM CEM 45 6 $CEZ $BMI 31.85 121.48

ST 16 $F 51.62

Strilchuk Shorthorns This is a bull calf that goes back to one of our greatest foundation cows. He is a very balanced calf with a great temperament. SNP 50K completed, myostatin free

Sale Incentives...

• Those who purchases a bull out of the first Best In The West Sale will be put into a draw for $500 off the purchase price which will be awarded after the sale. • If one were to purchase a bull from The Best Of The West Select Sale and provide weaning weight and/or carcass data on his calves we will provide up to a $250.00 sale credit in future Best Of The West sales.

:: 14 :: BEST OF THE WEST SHORTHORN BULL SALE :: MARCH 22, 2019 :: OLDS,AB


GLENFORD EAGLE 4Y SIRE: SIX S ADMIRAL 36A SIX S ROMAINE 46R

LOT

21

TGN FERGUS 6F X-[CAN]M481653

TGN 6F POLLED RWM 11/03/18 100% CED 8 YG -0.34

CROOKED POST GEORGE 10X DAM: SIX S VIVIAN 15Z SIX S VIVIAN 17X BW 92

BW 1.9 CW -8

WW 543 WW 58 REA 0.09

YW 88 MB -0.05

YW MLK 18 FT -0.10

TM CEM 46 5 $CEZ $BMI 25.12 120.60

ST 13 $F 55.48

TGN Shorthorns 6F has a pedigree that states he will be a sire of exceptional females. His dam is a foundation female in our herd that originated in the deep Six S herd.

DIAMOND BRAVEHEART 21B SIRE: DIAMOND DUNDEE 26D DIAMOND ZEENA MAY 9Z

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EASTERN SLOPES FACEBOOK 24F X-[CAN]M480759

DAG 24F POLLED RWM 11/03/18 100% CED 12 YG -0.30

DIAMOND LORD BELMORE 56B DAM: DIAMOND MINNIE DAFFODIL 60D DIAMOND MINNIE BLOSSOM 43B

BW 0.1 CW -9

BW 90

WW 541 WW 56 REA 0.05

YW 82 MB -0.04

YW MLK 19 FT -0.08

TM CEM 47 7 $CEZ $BMI 40.27 130.83

ST 15 $F 54.77

Eastern Slope Livestock His dam is my favorite cow in the herd structurally sound moderate soft made and as wide topped as she is tall. 24F will sire heifers that should develop into cows like his dam! SNP 50K pending. Diamond Minnie Daffodil 60D - Dam

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HC TIMELINE 17T SIRE: HC FREE SPIRIT 6Y NEW BEGINNINGS ELSIE'S JADE

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TGN FREE SPIRIT 7F X-[CAN]*25783

TGN 7F POLLED ROAN 13/03/18 96.1% CED 5 YG -0.39

SHADYBROOK PERFECTION 35S DAM: HC LEAH 38B SIX S LEAH 55L BW 94

BW 3.0 CW -16

WW 588 WW 53 REA 0.05

YW 83 MB -0.14

YW MLK 21 FT -0.11

TM CEM 48 3 $CEZ $BMI 14.04 109.89

ST 10 $F 52.02

TGN Shorthorns 7F was purchased in dam from the Horseshoe Creek herd reduction sale. We are thrilled with this outstanding Free Spirit son who we feel is one of the best combinations of stoutness, power, and performance.

HC Free Spirit 6Y - Sire

THE GROVE KOOKABURRA W735 SIRE: DIAMOND LORD BELMORE 56B BUTTERFIELD LADY 13N

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FRIMLEY FEATURE 33F X-[CAN]M481818

RS 33F POLLED ROAN 17/03/18 100% CED 15 YG -0.28

NEWBIGGON JUMBO DAM: FRIMLEY YOLANDA DAWN 1Y FRIMLEY ROSY DAWN 14R

BW -2.4 CW -17

BW 94

WW 583 WW 47 REA 0.00

YW 70 MB 0.02

YW MLK 22 FT -0.07

TM CEM 46 10 $CEZ $BMI 52.50 134.32

ST 14 $F 51.38

Diamond Shorthorns Lord Belmore 56B sons are thick, with balance and eye appeal. This bull is a maternal brother to Frimley Cowboy Logic 24C, their dam is by Newbiggon Jumbo a sire well before his time. SNP 50k pending

Diamond Lord Belmore 56B - Sire

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BALMORAL OAKS EAGLE 9X SIRE: DIAMOND DISTINCTION 44D DIAMOND UNICA MAID 9U

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DIAMOND FIRST CLASS 37F X-[CAN]M481237

DAN 37F POLLED RED 21/03/18 100% CED 9 YG -0.19

MANDALONG SUPER FLAG DAM: DIAMOND BREE BARONESS 53B DIAMOND JULIE BARONESS 8J BW 93

BW 0.5 CW -17

WW 665 WW 43 REA -0.30

YW 65 MB 0.18

YW MLK 22 FT -0.07

TM CEM 43 5 $CEZ $BMI 31.77 108.42

ST 21 $F 50.61

Diamond Shorthorns A good prospect out of a deep ET daughter of Mandalong Super Flag. His pedigree combines heavy hitters such as Balmoral Oak’s Eagle 9X, Mandalong Super Flag, GAFA Captain MacBest 6G, and Diamond Rising Legend 1R. Diamond Bree Baroness 53B - Dam SNP 50K completed, myostatin free

CREEKSIDE RUFFIAN 11A SIRE: PROSPECT HILL DOC RAMA 32D PROSPECT HILL ZEE CANDY 40Z

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STRILCHUK FROSTY RAMA X-[CAN]M481646

SOS 17F POLLED WHITE 23/03/18 100% CED 9 YG -0.32

HORSESHOE VALLEY SIMCOE LAD 8S DAM: MATLOCK MARY JANE 65Y MATLOCK MARY JANE 22P

BW 1.8 CW -16

BW 85

WW 537 WW 49 REA -0.02

YW 73 MB -0.08

YW MLK 20 FT -0.09

TM CEM 45 6 $CEZ $BMI 31.88 119.63

ST 15 $F 50.67

Strilchuk Shorthorns A very appealing white bull calf that puts it all together. We purchased his dam from Matlock Farms and she has not disappointed. His sire is by Paintearth Rama, who left a great impact in the shorthorn breed. We are very happy with how he has matured. SNP 50K completed, myostatin free

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BALMORAL OAKS EAGLE 9X SIRE: PROSPECT HILL CLAY 56C PROSPECT HILL RENIA 12R

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PROSPECT HILL FREDRICK X-[CAN]M481225

PHF 57F POLLED RED 25/03/18 100% CED 9 YG -0.32

PROSPECT HILL ZARNET 2Z DAM: PROSPECT HILL BECKY MAID 32B PROSPECT HILL WILLOW MAID 15W BW 88

BW 1.2 CW -18

WW 560 WW 43 REA -0.09

YW 64 MB 0.02

YW MLK 22 FT -0.09

TM CEM 43 6 $CEZ $BMI 31.65 114.35

ST 18 $F 48.86

Prospect Hill Shorthorns Clay was named Reserve Grand Champion Mature Bull All Breeds at the 2018 Camrose Canadian Bull Congress. 57F shares many of his sire’s traits with tons of capacity and good hind quarter. SNP 50K completed, myostatin free

Prospect Hill Clay 56C - Sire

SASKVALLEY YOSEMITE SAM 3Y SIRE: SASKVALLEY ALLIANCE 1A SASKVALLEY MARIANNE 538U

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SOUTH VALLEY CROCUS' AJAX 6F X-[CAN]M481839

GFF 6F POLLED WHITE 03/04/18 100% CED 5 YG -0.26

MJB TORCH LIGHT 5P DAM: SOUTH VALLEY CROCUS LOUISE 13T SOUTH VALLEY DOROTHY'S CROCUS

BW 3.2 CW -11

BW

WW 646 WW 49 REA -0.13

YW 74 MB 0.07

YW MLK 16 FT -0.09

TM 40 $CEZ 17.55

CEM 0 $BMI 96.91

ST 18 $F 52.04

South Valley Stock Farm Blood sister was the high selling female at the All That Glitters sale last fall, South Valley Crocus Jenna 3E. Length of body, balance, and eye appeal from a top cow family that has been in the South Valley herd since 1950. 50k pending

South Valley Crocus Jenna 3E

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SASKVALLEY YOSEMITE SAM 3Y SIRE: SASKVALLEY ALLIANCE 1A SASKVALLEY MARIANNE 538U

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SOUTH VALLEY FAMOUS 12F X-[CAN]M480938

GFF 12F POLLED ROAN 12/04/18 100% CED 8 YG -0.26

SASKVALLEY VERDICT 413U DAM: SOUTH VALLEY MARGARET ROSE 4Y SOUTH VALLEY DOROTHY'S CROCUS BW

BW 2.4 CW -8

WW 612 WW 52 REA -0.04

YW 76 MB 0.32

YW MLK 16 FT -0.08

TM CEM 42 3 $CEZ $BMI 24.85 115.39

ST 17 $F 56.79

Diamond Shorthorns Trust this bull will sire exceptional females and stock bulls. His dam was a model Shorthorn female. SNP 50K completed, myostatin free South Valley Margaret Rose 4Y - Dam

DIAMOND LORD BELMORE 56B SIRE: DIAMOND DYNAMITE 6D DIAMOND BRITNEY MAID 2B

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DU FIELDMAN 5U X-[CAN]AR26081

DU 5F POLLED ROAN 20/04/18 75%

PROSPECT HILL ULICK 27U DAM: DU CANDYCANE 1Y DU 01(Foundation) BW 90

WW 674

YW

CED

BW

WW

YW

MLK

TM

CEM

ST

YG

CW

REA

MB

FT

$CEZ

$BMI

$F

Woodruff Ranches When mated to a purebred his offspring will be 7/8. Fieldman is a high performing beef machine out of a cow that is from a female line that is so strong that every heifer has been retained for as long as we can remember. SNP 50K pending.

Diamond Dynamite 6D - Sire

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DEERHORN CRUICKSHANK 946 SIRE: THE GROVE KOOKABURRA W735 THE GROVE BLUE DALE 2ND

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Diamond Belvedere 29B - SEMEN RIGHTS X-[CAN]M478554

DAN 29B POLLED ROAN 09/03/14 100% CED 12 YG -0.36

DIAMOND ENTERPRISE 6E DAM: DIAMOND DOTTIE 55G DIAMOND ELLA DOTTIE 53E

BW 0.4 CW -1

WW 57 REA 0.21

YW 82 MB 0.01

MLK 23 FT -0.10

TM CEM 51 8 $CEZ $BMI 40.27 142.95

ST 13 $F 56.29

Hatfield Shorthorns & Diamond Shorthorns Offering the semen rights on Diamond Belvedere 29B senior herd sire at Hatfield and Diamond Shorthorns. A tremendous bull with genomically enhanced epds and offspring to prove he is a genetic powerhouse and has been used very successfully on heifers. By the multi trait leading Australian sire The Grove Kookaburra W735 and out of the donor Diamond Dottie 55G who has calves in Scotland, Ireland and North America. In herd use semen has already been collected for use by Diamond and Hatfield. SNP 50K completed, myostatin free

Daughter

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RED MAX PHILFORD 7N SIRE: RED MAX PRINCE ROAN PEACH PET 4TH

MAPLEWOOD DRIVE PRINCETON - SEMEN X-M438243

POLLED ROAN 12/03/72 100%

BONNYVIEW WHITE COMMANDER DAM: KELVINDALE PRIMROSE (Foundation)

Lot 32A - 3 Vials • Lot 32B - 3 Vials

CED 15 YG -0.28

BW -2.6 CW -15

WW 32 REA -0.18

YW 40 MB -0.10

MLK 19 FT -0.10

TM CEM 47 8 $CEZ $BMI 55.76 115.50

ST 6 $F 41.87

Diamond Shorthorns A herd sire in the 1970's at A.R. Cross Rothney Farms. He sired some very useful animals including Rothney Fyne used at Balgarren Farms and Rothney Simplicity 53G a show and foundation cow at Ramsholt Farms. His sire was used at Seabreeze, Misty Hills, and Wild Acres

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ALICE DOWNS KNIGHTLY 28 SIRE: MANDALONG SUPER ELEPHANT MANDALONG MADGE 2

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NEWBIGGON JUMBO - SEMEN X-M448359

GX 1J POLLED RED 12/03/77 100% CED 16 YG -0.10

MANDALONG ROYAL AMBASSADOR DAM: MANDALONG ROANY 51ST WYNYARD BAIZE 810

BW -2.8 CW -4

WW 31 REA -0.11

YW 41 MB 0.27

MLK 18 FT -0.03

TM CEM 34 10 $CEZ $BMI 59.89 112.39

ST 14 $F 45.57

Lot 33A - 3 Vials • Lot 33B - 3 Vials Diamond Shorthorns

A sire that is still relevant today. We have four top daughters in the Diamond and Newbiggon herds plus we have used him in some of our flushes. Newbigon Jumbo was bred by Gary and Terry Carter in the 1970's sired by Mandalong Super Elephant and out of their Australian imported cow, Mandalong Roany 51st a daughter of Mandalong Royal Ambassador. Roany 51st was also the dam of Newbiggon Supreme, Newbiggon Powerline and Newbiggon Super Star.

Daughters of Jumbo

MURIDALE HUEY 8U SIRE: BALMORAL OAKS EAGLE 9X BALMORAL OAKS DORIS 1U

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PROSPECT HILL CLAY 56C - SEMEN X-[CAN]M478554

PHF 56C POLLED RED 28/03/15 100% CED 8 YG -0.34

GAFA HIGHLANDER 23M DAM: PROSPECT HILL RENIA 12R PROSPECT HILL MINNIE 37M

BW 0.8 CW -28

BW 89

WW 680 WW 45 REA -0.15

YW 66 MB 0.04

YW 1252 MLK 24 FT -0.10

TM CEM 46 6 $CEZ $BMI 29.92 121.09

ST 19 $F 50.14

Prospect Hill Shorthorns We believe that Clay is the best Balmoral Oaks Eagle 9X son. Reserve Champion of the mature bull division of Camrose Bull Congress against all breeds Clay has proven that he can work hard in the pasture and still dominate in the show Balmoral Oaks Eagle 9X - Sire ring.

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HS RODEO DRIVE 062WR SIRE: QH QUESTING DSTNY OQ11 X-*2382 GRANADA DESTINY 6549A

2 FROZEN EMBRYOS QH QUESTING DSTNY OQ11

98.5%

x

DIAMOND URANIUM SUSAN 6U

DEER TRAIL PRIVATE EYE DAM: DIAMOND URANIUM SUSAN 6U X-[CAN]F646031 DIAMOND PLATINUM SUSAN 5P

Diamond Shorthorns

Diamond Uranium Susan 6U - Dam

2 Grade One embryos Guarantee one pregnancy if implanted by qualified technician. These embryos will be full sibs to Diamond Bold Future 25B herd bull at Mike Mills,De Winton and Diamond Brass Susan 33B now at Hatfield Shorthorns Manitoba.

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Reference - Diamond Brass Susan 33B Full Sib to Embryo Mating.

QH QUESTING DSTNY OQ11 is in the top 2% for milk, top 3% marbling top 15% REA, top 25% CW Top 20% $BM! and top 15% $F and crosses wel with Diamond Uranium Susan 6U's top 10% $CEZ. Embryos Canadian qualified only.

BODMIN H M ALBERTA MARK 71A SIRE: DIAMOND CAPTAIN MARK 27C X-M463603 GAFA CAPTAIN'S ROSEBUD DOLLY

4 FROZEN EMBRYOS DIAMOND CAPTAIN MARK 27C

100%

x

MARTIN'S NORMA 3A

WILD ACRES INT'S EXILE 19X DAM: MARTIN'S NORMA 3A X-F656519 RAYDUR MB NORMA 3N

Lot 36A - 2 Grade #1 Embryos Lot 36B - 2 Grade #1 Embryos

Reference - Circle M Ginger Full Sib to Embryo Mating.

Diamond Captain Mark 27C - Sire

Circle M Shorthorns

Offering embryos by the great producing Diamond Captain Mark 27C. These embryos are eligible for North America. They will be full sibs to the Reserve Champion

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Calgary Stampede Circle M Ginger 1E. There have been several top animals from this mating including Circle M Electra 5E in the Circle M herd.

ROYALLA OSTENTATIOUS G404 SIRE: ROYALLA ROCKSTAR K274 X-[CAN]M481157 MARELLAN MITZI 8087L

4 FROZEN EMBRYOS ROYALLA ROCKSTAR K274 x FRIMLEY WEDGEWOOD CLARE 2W

100%

NORTHERN LEGEND 3N DAM: FRIMLEY WEDGEWOOD CLARE 2W X-[CAN]F686750 FRIMLEY PRETTY CLARE 18P

Lot 37A - 2 Grade #1 Embryos Lot 37B - 2 Grade #1 Embryos

Royalla Rockstar K274 - Sire

Frimley Wedgewood Clare 2W - Dam

Diamond Shorthorns

2 Lots of 2 Grade One embryos Guarantee one pregnancy if implanted by qualified technician. Frimley Wedgewood Clare 2W is a top producing daughter of Northern Legend 3N

now an embryo donor at Woodruff Ranches, We flushed her to the Australian Royalla Rockstar K274 that is producing top offspring in Australia, England and Canada. He has very balanced EPD's, top 35% $CEZ, top 35% $BMI and top 45% $F

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GAFA MOCHICAN SIRE: EIONMOR MR GUS 80C X-M464139 EIONMOR CAMELOT RUBY 94T

2 FROZEN EMBRYOS EIONMOR MR GUS 80C

100%

x

DIAMOND ROSE BARONESS 71R

DIAMOND CAPTAIN MARK 27C DAM: DIAMOND ROSE BARONESS 71R X-[CAN]F686150 OA DIAMOND JULIES BARONESS 29Z

Diamond Shorthorns

Eionmor Mr Gus 80C - Sire

2 Grade One embryos Guarantee one pregnancy if implanted by qualified technician. Baroness 71R joined sisters like Newbiggings Elsie’s Jade and Prairie Lane Sparkle in becoming donors. These are the only two embryos that will ever be offered from this

Diamond Rose Baroness 71R - Dam

mating! They bring together two of the all time great sires in Diamond Captain Mark 27C and Eionmor Mr Gus 80C with the ultimate maternal backing of the Baroness females.

THERE ARE MANY OPTIONS FOR MAKING SHORTHORN COLOURS WORK FOR YOU IN YOUR COMMERCIAL PROGRAM. THE POPULARITY AND PREMIUMS BLUE ROANS DEMAND MAKES SELECTING WHITE OR ROAN BULLS TO BREED TO BLACK COWS A POPULAR CHOICE. WHITE OR ROAN BULLS ON HEREFORD OR SIMMENTAL WILL GIVE YOU THE EVER POPULAR ROAN WHITE FACES. ROAN OR RED BULLS CAN GIVE YOU THOSE RED BROCKLE FACES ALSO POPULAR CHOICES FOR HEIFER REPLACEMENTS. PUT RED, WHITES OR ROANS OVER CHAROLAIS OR TAN COWS AND GET TANS OR TAN ROANS. REDS ON HOMOZYGOUS BLACKS WILL GIVE YOU BLACK OR IF THEY ARE HETEROZYGOUS BLACK AND RED. IF YOU PUT THE REDS ON RED ANGUS OR RED LIMOUSIN YOU WILL GET REDS. WHATEVER COLOUR CHOICE YOU FAVOUR SHORTHORN WILL ENHANCE MATERNAL ABILITY WHILE ADDING BOTH MARBLING AND YIELD TO THOSE STEERS.

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The Best of the West Shorthorn Bull Sale 2019  

March 22, 2019, Olds Cow Palace, Olds, AB. Don't forget it is a 6:00 pm start time!

The Best of the West Shorthorn Bull Sale 2019  

March 22, 2019, Olds Cow Palace, Olds, AB. Don't forget it is a 6:00 pm start time!

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