Sale Reports

The American Gelbvieh Association publishes member sale reports in the Gelbvieh World magazine as well as here on the website. If you would like to add your sale report, please send the report to Rebecca Mettler, Gelbvieh World Editor at rebeccam@gelbvieh.org.

Breed-Leading Genetics Sell at National Gelbvieh and Balancer® Sale

Reported by KK Seedstock January 8, 2017 Denver, Colorado Sale Manger: KK Seedstock Auctioneer: Ronn Cunningham Sale Averages 1 Half Interest Donor Dam              $18,000 2.5 Bulls                                             $17,400 3.5 Bred Females                              $9,643 7 Pick of Herd Lots                           $7,821 10 Open Heifers                                $6,390 4 Embryo Flushes                             $5,625 Total: 27.5 Lots                                 $8,270   Progressive Gelbvieh and […]

Seedstock Plus Bull and Female Sale

November 19, 2016 Kingsville Livestock Kingsville, Missouri Auctioneer: Jeremy Anstine Reported by: John Burbank 26        Bulls                                                               $3619 48        Registered Pairs         […]

Seedstock Plus Fall Bull Sale

October 15, 2016 Joplin Regional Stockyards Carthage, Missouri Auctioneer: Jeremy Anstine Reported by: John Burbank 11        Angus Bulls                 $3173 118      Balancer Bulls             $3700 37        Gelbvieh Bulls             $3708 166      Overall Bulls                $3668 With the significant market decrease over the last year, this annual bull sale posted a 30 percent decrease in the overall sale average […]

16th Annual Kansas Gelbvieh Association Pick of the Herd Female Sale

November 26, 2016 Salina, Kansas Auctioneer: Ron Cunningham Sale Management: Bulls-Eye Genetics Reported by: Risa Overmiller The high selling female was lot 15 consigned by Dawson Creek Ranch.  BDCG DC 39D4 is a January 2016 born black homozygous polled purebred sired by JRI Next Step 285X72.  When the gavel fell at $7,250, Hilltop Farms, Asbury, […]

25th Annual Sooner Select Sale

Date: March 26, 2016 Location: McAlester, Oklahoma Auctioneer: Joel Birdwell Sale Management: Mitchell Marketing Services Reported by: Rebecca Mettler Sale Averages: Gelbvieh and Balancer® Bulls                                  $3,516 Gelbvieh and Balancer® Females                            $3,211 Commercial Females                                         […]

Genetic Power Gelbvieh and Balancer® Bull Sale

March 12, 2016 Springfield Livestock Marketing Center Springfield, Missouri Auctioneer: Jay Elfeldt Sale Manager: Mitchell Marketing Service Reported by: Rebecca Mettler Sale Averages: 105 Gelbvieh and Balancer Bulls                $4,891.61 J Bar M Gelbvieh, J&K Gelbvieh Farm Inc. and Hilltop Farms drew a packed house at the Springfield Livestock Marketing Center near Springfield, Missouri for their […]

Davidson Gelbvieh & Lonesome Dove Ranch 27th Annual Bull Sale

Sale Averages: 92 Purebred Yearling Gelbvieh Bulls       $5,830 There was a full house and a great crowd in person and on-line for the 27th Annual Davidson Gelbvieh and Lonesome Dove Ranch Bull Sale on Saturday, March 5, 2016. The sale, hosted by Davidson Gelbvieh, Vernon and Eileen Davidson, and Lonesome Dove Ranch, Ross and […]

43rd Annual Gelbvieh Gold Sale

February 16, 2016 Iowa State Fairgrounds, Des Moines, Iowa Auctioneer: Phil Schooley Sale Management: Mitchell Marketing Service Reported by: Rebecca Mettler Sale Averages: 30 Gelbvieh and Balancer® Females          $3,096 16 Gelbvieh and Balancer Bulls                  $3,156 The Gelbvieh Breeders of Iowa hosted the 43rd Annual Gelbvieh Gold Sale on February 16, 2016, at the Iowa State […]

Flying H Genetics’ Roughage ‘N Ready Herd Bull Sale

March 5, 2016 At the Ranch, Arapahoe, Nebraska Auctioneer: Tracy Harl Sale Averages: Black Balancer® Bulls                                                    $6,134 Red Balancer, Gelbvieh, SimAngus Bulls                 […]

Judd Ranch 38th Annual Bull Sale

March 5, 2016 Pomona, Kansas Auctioneer: Steve Dorran Sale Averages: 43 Black Polled Purebred Gelbvieh Fall Yearling Bulls                $7,211 49 Red Polled Purebred Gelbvieh Fall Yearling Bulls                   $6,933 56 Black Polled Balancer® Fall Yearling Bulls                               $7,439 13 Red Polled Balancer Fall Yearling Bulls                         […]

Central Montana Gelbvieh and Angus Genetics 21st Annual Bull Sale

March 19, 2016 Lewistown, MT Auctioneer:  Kyle Shobe Sale Averages: 5 Purebred Gelbvieh Bulls               $5,300 25 Balancer® Bulls                            $4,880 12 Purebred Angus Bulls                 $4,854 Much to the relief of buyers and sellers alike, a couple of colder days with a bitter wind gave way to an enjoyably sunny sale day! Lot 21, JOB Danell Chachi […]

Midwest Beef Consultants, Brooks Farms, Inc., Ertel Cattle Company and Unsicker Farms 13th Annual Bull Sale

Sale Averages: 16 Balancer Bulls                               $4,628 3 Angus Bulls                                      $4,533 2 SimAngus Bulls                              $3,950 W. Mark Hilton, DVM of Midwest Beef Cattle Consultants, West Lafayette, Indiana and Tom Brooks and family, Brooks Farms, Inc., Wolcott, Indiana hosted their 13th annual open house and bull sale on Saturday, March 19 at Brooks Farms. Joining them […]

32nd Annual North Dakota Gelbvieh Association’s Golden Rule Sale

January 25, 2016 Kist Livestock Auction Mandan, North Dakota Auctioneer:  Jay Elfeldt Sale Manager: Mitchell Marketing Service Reported by: Rebecca Mettler Sale Averages: 20 Gelbvieh and Balancer Bulls                  $5,525 19 Gelbvieh and Balancer Females             $3,124 Overall Average                                             $4,360 Members of the North Dakota Gelbvieh Association joined forces to put together a remarkable set of […]

Overmiller Gelbvieh and Red Angus Sale

February 20, 2016 Smith Center, Kansas Auctioneer: Matt Printz Sale Averages: Spring GV Bulls $4,179 Fall GV Bulls $3,755 Overall GV Average $4,077 Red Angus Spring $4,429 Red Angus Fall Bulls $5,578 Overall Red Angus $4,875 All bulls Average $4,500 Reg. GV Open Heifers $2,120 Reg. RA Open Heifers $3,450 Comm. Open Heifers $1,467 Lot […]

Thorstenson’s Lazy TV Ranch 35th Annual Bull Sale

March 5, 2016 Selby, South Dakota Auctioneer: Lynn and Seth Weishaar Sale Averages: 145 Yearling and Fall Balancers $4,331 32 Yearling and Fall Angus $4,121 177 Bulls $4,290 A beautiful spring day along with a group of stout Balancer and Angus bulls greeted those attending Thorstenson’s Lazy TV Ranch 35th Annual Bull Sale on Saturday, […]

Gustin’s Diamond Gelbvieh Sale Report

February 18, 2016 Mandan, North Dakota Auctioneer: Jay Elfeldt Sale Averages: 75 Purebred Gelbvieh and Balancer® Bulls:  $5,247 14 Purebred Gelbvieh and Balancer® Bred Heifers:  $3,068 Top Selling Bulls: Lot 52:  $15,000 for half possession and half semen interest, DDGR Innovation 120C is a March 22 purebred black son of DCSF Post Rock Astronaut 157A […]

TJB Gelbvieh Bull Sale

November 7, 2015 Chickamauga, Georgia Auctioneer: Dale Stith Reported by: Todd J. Bickett DVM   Sale Averages 33 Gelbvieh & Balancer® Yearling Bulls         $4,040 5 Commercial Cows                                           $2,050 TJB Gelbvieh extended their very best of southern hospitality to an enthusiastic crowd of customers and family on a wet and nasty day in Chickamauga, Georgia. The […]

Schroeder Ranch Dispersal Sale

December 14, 2015 Mitchell, SD Auctioneer: Seth Weishaar Sale Manager: Mettler Sale Management Reported by: Jerry Mettler Touted as the sale of the decade, Schroeder Ranch dispersed nearly 500 Gelbvieh and Balancer cattle to buyers from 12 states in less than six hours under the rapid-fire gavel of auctioneer Seth Weishaar.  More than 30 years […]

Schroeder Ranch 17th Annual Balancer® Bull Sale

April 6, 2015 Mitchell, South Dakota Auctioneer: Tracy Harl Sale Manager: Mettler Sale Management Reported by: Jerry Mettler Sale Averages 46 Balancer® Bulls: $5,011 33 Black Balancer Bulls: $4,989 13 Red Balancer Bulls: $5,065 An overcast drizzly day brought nothing but smiles to the faces of the crowd that gathered at the Schroeder Ranch 17th […]

Thorstenson’s Lazy TV Ranch 34th Annual Bull Sale

March 7, 2015 Selby, SD Auctioneers: Lynn & Seth Weishaar Reported by: Vaughn Thorstenson Sale Average 111 Balancer® Bulls: $5708 34 Angus Bulls: $5902 15 Gelbvieh Bulls: $4656 161 Bulls: $5756   A beautiful spring day greeted the good crowd on hand for the 34th annual Thorstenson Gelbvieh and Angus Annual Bull Sale at the […]

2015 Kentucky Beef Expo Gelbvieh Sale

March 7, 2015 Frankfort, KY Auctioneer: Todd Barlow Sale Management: Slaughter Sale Management Sale Average: $4,394 Sale Gross: $118,650 March 4, 2015 proved to be one of the worst snow storms in Kentucky’s recent history.  Many Beef Expo participants arrived on the morning of the 4th in anticipation of the snow event.  It proved to […]

42nd Annual Gelbvieh Gold Sale

February 10, 2015 Iowa State Fairgrounds Des Moines, Iowa Auctioneer: Phil Schooley Sale Manager: Mitchell Marketing Services Reported By: Rebecca Mettler Sale Averages 28 Gelbvieh and Balancer® Females…………..$3,914 7 Gelbvieh and Balancer Bulls……………..$4,731 36 Lots Total……………………………………..$147,450 The 42nd Annual Gelbvieh Gold Sale held in conjunction with the Iowa Beef Expo on February 10, 2015. The […]

American Gelbvieh Association Releases Maternal Edge Female Profile

The American Gelbvieh Association (AGA) is excited to announce the release of the Maternal Edge Female Profile for producers to use on commercial females. This DNA profile, done in conjunction with Geneseek®, is a low-density panel to be used by producers as a sorting tool for Gelbvieh influenced commercial females. Traits included in the panel […]

Seedstock Plus Showcase Sale IX & 6th Annual Customer Appreciation Sale

September 20, 2014 Kingsville Livestock Auction Kingsville, MO Auctioneer: Jeremy Anstine Reported By: John Burbank  A beautiful September day was the backdrop for a very solid sale for the breeders of Seedstock Plus and the customers that participated. All the females sold at a brisk pace with the sale averages up significantly over last year. […]

Seedstock Plus Fall Bull Sale

October 18, 2014 Joplin Reginal Stockyards Carthage, Mo. Auctioneer: Jeremy Anstine Reported By: John Burbank 82        Balancer Bulls             $5269 52        Gelbvieh Bulls            $5479 132      Overall Bulls               $5350 Another successful sale for Seedstock Plus with this Fall Bull Sale. There were 173 registered buyers of which 89 bought from 9 states. All the bulls sold at […]

Judd Ranch 24th Annual Cow Power Female Sale

October 11, 2014 Pomona, Kan. Sale manager: Cattlemen’s Connection Reported by: Roger Gatz 6              Purebred Spring Bred Heifers            $5,792 7              Balancer Spring Bred Heifers             $5,714 5              Purebred Red Angus Bred Heifers     $5,500 12           Purebred Fall Bred Females                $5,292 7              Balancer Fall Bred Females        […]

41st Annual Gelbvieh Gold Sale

Des Moines, Iowa Held in conjunction with the Iowa Beef Expo Sponsored by: Gelbvieh Breeders of Iowa Auctioneer: Phil Schooley Sale Manager: Mitchell Marketing Services 12           Bulls       $3,954 31           Females               $2,695 43           Total Lots Grossed           $131,000 The 41st Annual Gelbvieh Gold Sale was held once again at the Iowa Beef Expo in Des Moines, Iowa. […]

TJB Gelbvieh 3rd Annual Bull Sale

November 1, 2014 Chickamauga, Ga. Reported By: Todd J. Bickett, DVM 32 Yearling Bulls          $140,000 Gross       Avg. $4375 TJB Gelbvieh extended their traditional warm southern hospitality on an unusually cold and windy November day in Chickamauga, GA. A few snow flurries even fell!  Todd, Alisa, Kelsie, Katelyn, and Mitch welcomed a large and enthusiastic crowd […]

Genetic Power Gelbvieh and Balancer Bull Sale

Springfield, Mo. Auctioneer: Jay Elfeldt Sale managed by: Mitchell Marketing Service Written by: Brian Rogers 95           Gelbvieh & Balancer Bulls             $4,604                 Sale Gross           $437,400 The Genetic Power Gelbvieh and Balancer® bull sale was held the second Saturday in March. The sale featured 95 bulls raised by J Bar M Gelbvieh, Stark City, Mo.; J […]

Tennessee Beef Agribition Gelbvieh Sale

Lebanon, Tennessee Sale sponsored by: Tennessee Gelbvieh Association Sale managed by: Tennessee Gelbvieh Association Reported by: Dale Walker 10           Bulls       $2,995 1              Bred Heifer         $1,900 13           Open Heifers     $1,727 The annual Tennessee Beef Agribition Gelbvieh show and sale was held on March 7-8, 2014 at Lebanon, Tennessee. The champion Gelbvieh bull was Lot 12, Butler’s […]

Midwest Beef Cattle Consultants/Brooks Farms, Inc./Ertel Cattle Annual Open House and Bull Sale

Wolcott, Ind. Reported by: W. March Hilton 16           Yearling Bulls      $3,925 1              3 Year Old Bull   $4,000 Top Selling Bulls: ERTL 218 A – $5,400, Balancer, JBOB Carolina Fortune x Mytty In Focus, sold to James Bush, Sellersburg, Ind. MBCC 16A – $4,500, Balancer, GAR-EGL Protégé x GKT BooBoo155E, sold to Danny Orr, Paoli, Ind. […]

Schroeder Ranch 16th Annual Bull Sale

Mitchell, S.D. Auctioneer: Lanning Edwards Sale managed by: Mettler Sale Management Reported by: Jerry Mettler Black Balancer® Bulls      $4,027 Red Balancer Bulls           $3,629 Red Purebred Bulls         $3,438 Black Purebred Bulls       $3,583 A much anticipated sun drenched day greeted bull buyers in Mitchell, S.D., at the 16th Annual Schroeder Ranch Bull Sale on April 7, 2014. […]

Black Hills Stock Show Gelbvieh Show and Sale

Rapid City, S.D. Judge: Nate Kolterman, Steward, Neb. Auctioneer: Seth Weishaar, Belle Fourche, S.D. 2              Open Heifers     $4,375 2              Bred Heifers       $4,000 7              Bulls       $3,429 The Gelbvieh show and sale at the 2014 Black Hills Stock Show and Rodeo was held on Thursday, February 6 in Rapid City, S.D. Seven breeders from South Dakota and […]

Gelbvieh and Limousin Junior Associations Team Up to Host Leadership Conference

Junior Gelbvieh and Limousin members, ages 14-21, have the opportunity to participate in the POWER leadership conference. POWER stands for peers organizing winning effective results. The POWER conference is a four-day event focusing on increasing young leader’s knowledge of the beef industry, as well as building leadership skills. The POWER conference will be held August […]

Hojer Gelbvieh & Balancer 22nd Annual Production Sale

Huron, S.D. Auctioneer: Tracy Harl Reported by: Alan Hojer 108         Bulls       $4,208 Gelbvieh Bulls   $5,250 Balancer® Bulls   $3,878 54           Open Heifers     $2,702 The top selling bull in the annual Hojer Ranch production sale was Lot 20, BNC Mr. Hojer A357. He is a black, homozygous polled son of VRT Lazy TV Sam U451 and […]

Taubenheim Gelbvieh 24th Annual Production Sale

Amherst, Neb. Auctioneer: Tracy Harl Reported by: Justin Taubenheim 24           Purebred Bulls  $4,311 62           Balancer® Bulls  $5,007 23           Bred Females    $2,752 27           Open Females   $1,274 Taubenheim Gelbvieh, Amherst, Neb., held their 24th annual production sale February 3, 2014 at the ranch. Warmer weather along with great cattle brought buyers to the ranch. The offering of […]

Judd Ranch 36th Gelbvieh, Balancer® and Red Angus Bull Sale

Pomona, Kan. Sale manager: Cattlemen’s Connection Reported by: Roger Gatz 43           Black Polled Purebred Fall Yearlings         $7,291 62           Red Polled Purebred Fall Yearlings           $5,927 40           Black Polled Balancer Fall Yearlings           $7,293 9              Red Polled Balancer Fall Yearlings             $6,306 4              Purebred Red Angus Fall Yearlings           $5,563 28           Black Polled Purebred Spring Yearlings   $5,884 25           Red Polled […]

Flying H Genetics Roughage N’ Ready Bull Sale

Arapahoe, Neb. Reported by: Dick Helms Black Balancer® Bulls      $5,878 Fusion Bulls        $5,813 Red Balancer Bulls           $5,304 Black Gelbvieh Bulls        $5,300 Black SimAngus Bulls      $5,126 94 Bulls Averaged            $5,557 Gelbvieh Females            $7,750 Balancer Females             $5,000 SmartCross® Breds/Pairs              $2,500 SmartCross Replacement Heifers             $1,500 On March 1, 2014, the Flying H Genetics 34th annual sale was the […]

25th Anniversary Davidson Gelbvieh & Lonesome Dove Ranch Sale

Ponteix, Saskatchewan Reported by: Eileen Davidson Bull Average       $4,702 The cold temperatures were no match for the warm camaraderie amongst cattlemen as Davidson Gelbvieh and Lonesome Dove Ranch sold a large selection of red and black purebred Gelbvieh bulls on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at their Bull Yards near Ponteix, Saskatchewan. A great crowd of […]

Kentucky Beef Expo Gelbvieh Sale

Louisville, Ky. Sale sponsored by: Kentucky Gelbvieh Association Auctioneer: Todd Barlow Sale managed by: Slaughter Sale Management Reported by: David Slaughter 7              Bulls       $3,614 10           Bred Females    $3,255 8              Open Females   $2,300 The annual Gelbvieh show and sale at the Kentucky Beef Expo was held the weekend of March 1, 2014 in Louisville, Ky. The […]

Thorstenson’s Lazy TV Ranch 33rd Annual Bull Sale

Selby, S.D. Auctioneers: Lynn & Seth Weishaar Reported by: Vaughn Thorstenson 110         Balancer® Bulls  $3,855 45           Angus Bulls         $4,628 15           Gelbvieh Bulls   $3,833 170         Bulls       $4,018 A hardy crowd braving the sub-zero temperature along with active Internet and phone bidding boosted Lazy TV Ranch’s 33rd Annual Bull Sale to a $4,018 average on 170 Gelbvieh, […]

Lost River Livestock

Clearbrook, Minn. Auctioneer: Marlin Kapp Reported by: CattleSeller.com 24           Yearling Bulls      $3,177 29           Bred Heifers       $3,034 Top Selling Bulls: Lot 1: $4750, Purebred Gelbvieh, LRSF Deep Impact A58, March 1, 2013, HYEK Black Impact 3960N X Prime Cut 406S30, Lonny Burrack, Trail, Minn. Lot 4: $4,400, Purebred Gelbvieh, LRSF Rocky A2, February 10, 2013, DCSF […]

Seedstock Plus Tennessee Bull Sale

Columbia, Tenn. Auctioneer: Tommy Bailey Reported by: John Burbank 58           Balancer® Bulls  $3,400 22           Gelbvieh Bulls   $3,790 80           Overall Bulls       $3,507 The fifth annual Seedstock Plus Tennessee Bull Sale was a successful event with the commitment to commercial producers being rewarded. The sale facility was full of new and repeat customers and every bull through […]

Judd Ranch 23rd Annual Cow Power Female Sale

Pomona, Kan. Sale manager: Cattlemen’s Connection Reported by: Roger Gatz 12           Purebred Spring Bred Heifers     $3,325 9              Balancer Spring Bred Heifers       $3,067 2              Purebred Red Angus Bred Heifers            $2,300 21           Purebred Fall Bred Females        $3,148 8              Balancer Fall Bred Females          $3,088 3              Red Angus Fall Bred Females      $2,633 12           Purebred Spring Bred Females  $3,350 1              […]

Iowa Beef Expo Gelbvieh Gold Sale

Des Moines, Iowa Auctioneer: Phil Schooley Sale Manager: Mitchell Marketing Services Written by: Jennifer Scharpe 7              Bulls       $4,843 36           Females               $2,883 43           Lots        $3,202 The Gelbvieh Breeders of Iowa celebrated their 40th annual Gelbvieh Gold Sale at the 2013 Iowa Beef Expo. The sale was held on Tuesday, February 12 at the Iowa State Fairgrounds […]

C-Cross Cattle Company Fall Bull & Female Sale

Biscoe, N.C. Sale manager: Mitchell Marketing Service Reported by: William McIntosh 16           Older Bulls          $3,081 22           Yearling Bulls      $2,716 30           Elite Females     $3,145 23           Open Commercial Heifers            $1,124 C-Cross Cattle Company hosted their annual Fall Bull and Female Sale on Saturday, November 9, 2013. The sale was held at the J-Bob Farms Sale Facility in […]

Tennessee Beef Agribition

Lebanon, Tenn. Sale Manager: Slaughter Sale Management Reported by: David Slaughter 13           Bulls       $3,450 15           Heifers    $1,553 28           Lots        $2,435 Sunshine and warm weather made for a great weekend to attend the 2013 Tennessee Agribition Gelbvieh show and sale held March 8-9 in Lebanon, Tenn. A great crowd was on hand to watch the Friday […]

LeDoux Ranch Production Sale

Agenda, Kan. Auctioneer: Kyle Elwood Reported by: Danielle LeDoux 32           Yearling Bulls      $3,993 12           Registered Females        $2,712 31           Commercial Pairs             $2,071 35           Commercial Bred Females           $1,904 The LeDoux Ranch had a bright sunny day and a full crowd for a great bull sale. The sale was held the second Saturday in February at the ranch […]

Taubenheim Gelbvieh 23rd Annual Production Sale

Amherst, Neb. Reported by: Jeannette Taubenheim 16           Purebred Bulls  $4,416 60           Balancer® Bulls  $3,858 33           Bred Females    $2,200 19           Open Females   $1,250 Taubenheim Gelbvieh, Amherst, Neb., held their 23rd annual production sale February 4, 2013 at the ranch. The Taubenheims welcomed a full house crowd and very friendly weather. Buyers appreciated the heavy muscled, functional […]

Schroeder Ranch 15th Annual Bull Sale

Mitchell, S.D. Sale Manager: Mettler Sale Management Reported by: Jerry Mettler Black Balancer® Bulls      $4,700 Red Balancer® Bulls         $3,911 Black Purebred Bulls       $2,667 Red Purebred Bulls         $3,208 46 Total Bulls                   $4,000 A beautiful sunny day helped to highlight an incredibly strong set of Gelbvieh and Balancer® bulls offered by Schroeder Ranch, Inc. The best crowd […]

Flying H Genetics Roughage ‘N Ready Bull Sale

Arapahoe, Neb. Reported by: Dick Helms Black Balancer® Bulls                    $4,697 Black Gelbvieh Bulls                       $4,416 Red Gelbvieh and Balancer Bulls   $4,080 Black SimAngus Bulls                     $2,963 Sale Average                                   $4,356 Cattlemen and women from ten states appraised the stout, muscular, […]

Kentucky Beef Expo Gelbvieh and Balancer Show & Sale

Louisville, Ky. Sale Manager: Slaughter Sale Management Reported by: David Slaughter 12           Bulls       $2,935 14           Heifers    $2,663 26           Lots        $2,788 This year marked the second year of the return of the Gelbvieh and Balancer®show and sale to the Kentucky Beef Expo. The sale continues to grow as thirteen breeders from Kentucky, Illinois and North Carolina […]

Thorstenson Gelbvieh & Angus 32nd Annual Bull Sale

Selby, S.D. Auctioneers: Lynn and Seth Weishaar Reported by: Vaughn Thorstenson 125         Yearling Balancer® Bulls  $4,104 13           Yearling Gelbvieh Bulls    $3,519 36           Yearling Angus Bulls        $4,016 29           Fall Bulls                          $3,491 203         Bulls                                 $3,974 Beautiful weather along with […]

Judd Ranch 35th Annual Bull Sale

Pomona, Kan. Sale Manager: Cattlemen’s Connection Reported by: Roger Gatz 34           Black Balancer® Fall Bulls               $7,017 37           Black Purebred Fall Bulls               $6,425 8              Red Balancer® Fall Bulls            $5,875 49           Red Purebred Fall Bulls               $5,432 6              Red Angus Fall Bulls                   $4,791 33           Black Balancer® Spring Bulls         $5,327 12           Black Purebred […]

24th Annual Davidson Gelbvieh & Lonesome Dove Ranch Bull Sale

Ponteix, SK Reported by: Vernon and Eileen Davidson 76           Gelbvieh Bulls   $3,875 One of the longest running purebred Gelbvieh bull sales in North America was held on Saturday, March 2, 2013 as Davidson Gelbvieh & Lonesome Dove Ranch hosted their 24th Annual Bull Sale. The sale was held at their new sale barn at the […]

NWSS National Gelbvieh and Balancer® Show Champions Rise to Success

Note to editors: High resolution press quality photos are available at www.www.gelbvieh.org/communiocation/showresults/2012nwss or by contacting Jennifer Scharpe at 303-465-2333 or jennifers@www.gelbvieh.org. NWSS National Gelbvieh and Balancer® Show Champions Rise to Success The American Gelbvieh Association held their annual National Gelbvieh and Balancer® Show on January 9, 2012 in conjunction with the National Western Stock Show […]

2015 Davidson Gelbvieh & Lonesome Dove Ranch 26th Annual Bull Sale

March 7, 2015 Ponteix, Saskatchewan, Canada Sale Average: 89 Purebred Yearling Gelbvieh Bulls……….$7,006 Repeat buyers, new buyers, and a record cattle market made for a fantastic sale event for Davidson Gelbvieh, Vernon and Eileen Davidson; and Lonesome Dove Ranch, Ross and Tara Davidson and family of Ponteix, Saskatchewan Canada. They recently hosted their 26thAnnual bull […]

Genetic Power Gelbvieh and Balancer® Bull Sale

March 14, 2015 Springfield Livestock Marketing Center Springfield, Missouri Auctioneer: Jay Elfeldt Sale Manager: Mitchell Marketing Service Reported By: Rebecca Mettler Sale Average 128 Gelbvieh and Balancer® Bulls……………………$4,294 J Bar M Gelbvieh, J&K Gelbvieh and Hilltop Farms joined together and provided an impressive set of bulls for the Genetic Power Gelbvieh and Balancer Bull Sale. […]

Seedstock Plus Showcase Sale VI & 3rd Annual Customer Appreciation Sale

Lathrop, Mo. Auctioneer: Phil Schooley Reported by: Laurie Burbank 3 Bulls $6,833 1 Donor cow $5,000 3 Flushes $1,600 5 Embryo packages $1,230 27 Spring breds $1,913 24 Fall breds/pairs $2,416 18 Fall opens $1,597 9 Spring opens $1,208 An absolutely gorgeous day was the setting for the Seedstock Plus Showcase Sale VI. Topping the […]

Seedstock Plus Showcase Sale VII & 4th Annual Customer Appreciation Sale

Kingsville Livestock Auction Kingsville, Mo. Auctioneer: Jeremy Anstine Reported by: John Burbank 1          Pick of Herd    $4,000 1          Flush    $3,600 4          Spring Pairs      $3,388 21        Spring Breds    $2,082 15        Fall Pairs/Breds            $2,242 23        Open Heifers   $1,727 65        Total Lots        $2,127 Even in the midst of one of the worst droughts on record, the […]

29th Annual ND Gelbvieh Association Golden Rule Sale

Mandan, N.D. Auctioneer: Ronn Cunningham Sale Manager: Mitchel Marketing Services Reported by: Frank Padilla 32           Bulls       $3,650 16           Bred Heifers       $3,138 12           Open Heifers     $2,350 The 29th Annual North Dakota Gelbvieh Association Golden Rule Sale was held the last Monday in January at Kist Livestock in Mandan, N.D. A total of 60 bulls and females […]

Prairie Hills Gelbvieh Production Sale

Gladstone, N.D. Sale Manager: Mitchell Marketing Service Reported by: Brian Rogers 30           Bulls       $3,410 6              Purebred Open Heifers    $2,175 4              Commercial Open Heifers   $1,238 A great crowd was on hand to witness the return of the annual Prairie Hills Gelbvieh production sale. The Sickler family has built their program on outcross Gelbvieh genetics with performance […]

Gustin’s Diamond D Gelbvieh Annual Production Sale

Mandan, N.D. Reported by: Brian Rogers 76           Gelbvieh and Balancer® Bulls      $4,317 8              Balancer Bred Heifers    $2,825 Gustin’s Diamond D Gelbvieh of Mandan, N.D., celebrated their 30 years of breeding Gelbvieh seedstock with an outstanding production sale. The sale was held at the ranch on a snowy day in late February. An excellent crowd was […]

12th Annual Open House and Bull Sale

March 7, 2015 Wolcott, Indiana Reported By: W. Mark Hilton Sale Averages: Balancers……….$5,236 Calving ease Angus……….$5,266 SimAngus……….$5,350 Midwest Beef Cattle Consultants, West Lafayette, IN  and Brooks Farms, Inc., Wolcott, IN  teamed up with Ertel Cattle Co., Greentop, MO and Unsicker Farms, Peoria, IL to host their 12th Annual Open House and Bull Sale. Lazy TV […]

Bluegrass Gelbvieh/Balancer® Invitational Bull Sale

Mt. Sterling, Ky. Auctioneer: Todd Barlow Sale Manager: Slaughter Sale Management 40           Bulls       $3,098 A great crowd was on hand for the first Bluegrass Gelbvieh/Balancer® Invitational Bull Sale in Mt. Sterling, Ky., on March 23, 2013. The sale offered 40 outstanding Gelbvieh and Balancer bulls from 11 consignors. Good demand for the Gelbvieh and Balancer […]

20th Annual Central Montana Gelbvieh and Angus Genetics Bull Sale

March 21, 2015 Lewistown, Montana Auctioneer: Kyle Shobe Reported By: Don Danell Sale Averages: 4 Gelbvieh Bulls…………. $7,938 15 Balancer® Bulls…….. $5,850 15 Angus Bulls…………….$5,350 Total 34 Bulls……………….$5,934 We would all like to thank our loyal customers, friends, and neighbors for their continued support these past 20 years!  Sale day was unusually pleasant this year […]

2015 Spring Bluegrass Gelbvieh Invitational

March 28, 2015 Mt. Sterling, KY Auctioneer: Todd Barlow Sale Management: Slaughter Sale Management Sale Average: $5,003 Sale Gross: $203,250 This spring’s Bluegrass Invitational saw the best attendance ever in its 11-year history.  This year’s event combined the bulls and females into one sale.  Once again, consignors brought an outstanding set of Gelbvieh and Balancer […]

Bluegrass Gelbvieh Invitational

Mt. Sterling, Ky. Auctioneer: Todd Barlow Sale Manager: Slaughter Sale Management Submitted by: David Slaughter Cow/Calf Pairs   $3,416 Bred Heifers       $2,145 Sale Average      $2,854 Beautiful spring weather in Mt. Sterling, Ky., made for a great weekend to host the 15th Annual Bluegrass Gelbvieh Invitational. An outstanding set of top quality females were presented by nine consignors from across the southeast.   […]

Seedstock Plus Showcase Sale VIII & 5th Annual Customer Appreciation Sale

Kingsville, Mo. Auctioneer: Jeremy Anstine Reported by: John Burbank 3              Pick of Herd        $4,983 2              Pregnant Recips               $3,000 1              Flush     $2,800 6              Spring Pairs         $3,716 23           Spring Breds       $2,500 15           Fall Pairs/Breds$2,893 23           Open Heifers     $1,808 78           Total Lots             $2,620 A beautiful September day was the backdrop for a very solid sale for the breeders […]

Seedstock Plus Fall Bull Sale

Carthage, Missouri Auctioneer: Jeremy Anstine Reported by: John Burbank 75           Balancer® Bulls  $4,110 45           Gelbvieh Bulls   $3,970 3              Southern Balancer® – Hybrid Bulls             $3,083 2              Angus Bulls         $2,650 125         Overall Bulls       $4,012 Seedstock Plus hosted another successful sale with their annual Fall Bull Sale. There were 149 registered buyers, of which 84 bought, with bulls […]

NAILE Eastern National Gelbvieh & Balancer Sale

Louisville, Ky Auctioneer: Todd Barlow Sale Manager: Slaughter Sale Management Reported by: David Slaughter Sale Average      $4,735 A great crowd gathered on November 18 at New Market Hall in Louisville, Ky., for the 2013 NAILE Showcase Gelbvieh & Balancer® Sale. The sale was part of an event-packed week for Gelbvieh breeders. The sale offered outstanding quality with many […]

Saskatoon Gelbvieh 13th Annual Bull and Female Sale

Saskatoon, SK Auctioneer: Don Savage Sale Manager: Don Savage Auctions Reported by: Don Savage Purebred Bulls       $3,702 Purebred Heifer     $1,685 The 13th Annual Saskatoon Gelbvieh Bull and Female Sale was again very successful. With a three-day blizzard across much of western Canada the sale was postponed until the following day, giving […]

2014 Breeder’s Choice Gelbvieh Heifer Futurity Results

The Breeder’s Choice Gelbvieh Futurity Heifer was initiated to increase participation in the North American International Livestock Exposition (NAILE) Gelbvieh show and to identify outstanding female genetics within the breed. The annual futurity is held in November each year, during the NAILE Gelbvieh show in Louisville, Kentucky. The futurity winners are selected by scored balloting of […]

National Gelbvieh and Balancer® Sale

January 11, 2015 Denver, Colorado Sale Manager: Mitchell Marketing Service Auctioneer: Doak Lambert Sale Averages 1          Herd Sire                     $25,000 7          Females                      $9,857 9          Buyer Picks                 $12,277 1          Flush                            $4,500 46        Semen Packages      $1,500             Total Lots Grossed     $289,500 The National Gelbvieh and Balancer®  Sale drew in a packed house […]

North Dakota Gelbvieh Association’s Golden Rule Sale

January 26, 2015 Kist Livestock Mandan, North Dakota Auctioneer:  Jay Elfeldt Sale Manager: Mitchell Marketing Service Reported by: Rebecca Mettler Sale Averages: 27 Bulls                      $5,046 16 Bred Heifers         $4,578 6 Open Females         $2,475 This year marked the 31st Annual North Dakota Gelbvieh Association’s Golden Rule Sale held in Mandan, North Dakota. The sale comprised of […]

Taubenheim Gelbvieh 25th Annual Production Sale

February 2, 2015 Amherst, Nebraska Auctioneer: Tracy Harl Reported by: Justin Taubenheim Sale Averages 20           Purebred Bulls    $5,638 72           Balancer® Bulls  $7,386 43           Bred Females      $3,233 29           Open Females     $1,992   Taubenheim Gelbvieh, Amherst, Nebraska, held their 25th annual production sale February 2, 2015 at the ranch. A cool morning with a […]

Seedstock Plus North Missouri Bull Sale

February 28, 2015 Kingsville Livestock Market Kingsville, MO Auctioneer: Jeremy Anstine Reported By: John Burbank 10        Angus Bulls                             $4,475 119      Balancer® Bulls                                   $5,770 52        Gelbvieh Bulls                        $5,285 171      Overall Bulls                            $5,576 The well established Seedstock Plus North Missouri Bull Sale was another successful event with a packed crowd of new and repeat customers […]

Overmiller Gelbvieh and Red Angus

February 21, 2015 Auctioneer: Matt Printz Reported by: Kelly Overmiller Sale Averages Gelbvieh/Balancer® Fall Bulls        $6,000 Gelbvieh/Balancer Spring Bulls     $5,010 Gelbvieh/Balancer Bulls                  $5,234 Commercial Red Open Heifers       $2,698 Commercial Black Open Heifers     $2,296 66 Commercial Open Heifers          $2,500 A nice February day and the largest crowd ever was on […]

Little Windy Hill Farms 7th Annual You-Pick-Em Bull and Female Sale

Max Meadows, Va. Reported by: William McIntosh 23           Bulls       $5,023 11           Fall Cow-Calf Pairs           $2,995 1              Spring Bred Cow               $2,400 8              Fall Open Heifers             $1,632 Approximately 125 progressive cattlemen attended the 7th Annual You-Pick-Em Bull and Female Sale hosted by Little Windy Hill Farms. The sale was held on November 16, 2013 at the farm […]

Judd Ranch Inc. 37th Bull Sale

March 7, 2015 Pomona, KS Auctioneer: Steve Dorran Reported By: Roger Gatz Sale Averages 48 Black Polled Purebred Fall Yearling Bulls          $9,141 58 Red Polled Purebred Fall Yearling Bulls            $7,246 46 Black Polled Balancer Fall Yearling Bulls          $8,570 11 Red Polled Balancer Fall Yearling Bulls             $6,841 1 Purebred 1A Red Angus Fall Yearling Bull           $5,750 […]

2014 NAILE Showcase Gelbvieh & Balancer Sale

Auctioneer – Todd Barlow Sale Management – Slaughter Sale Management Sale Average $6,200 Reported By – David Slaughter An enthusiastic crowd gathered on November 17 at New Market Hall in Louisville, KY for the 2014 NAILE Showcase Gelbvieh & Balancer Sale. The sale was part of an event packed week for Gelbvieh breeders. The sale once again […]

Seedstock Plus South Missouri Bull Sale

Carthage, Mo. Auctioneer: Jeremy Anstine Reported by: John Burbank 105         Balancer® Bulls  $4,528 49           Gelbvieh Bulls   $4,123 8              Angus Bulls         $3,319 162         Overall Bulls       $4,346 The well established Seedstock Plus South Missouri Bull Sale was another successful event with a packed crowd of new and repeat customers purchasing an outstanding set of bulls backed by […]

30th Annual North Dakota Golden Rule Sale

Mandan, ND Auctioneer: Jay Elfeldt Sale Manager: Mitchell Marketing Service Reported by: Kirby Goettsch 26           Bulls       $3,869 14           Bred Heifers       $3,071 12           Open Heifers     $2,313 Top Selling Bulls: Lot 27: $8,250 for 2/3 interest and full possession, SRGG SRGG Alban 328A, March 30, 2013, WOHL Otto X7 x WMW Hugo 27H, consigned by SR Graveley […]

Overmiller Gelbvieh and Red Angus Production Sale

Smith Center, Kan. Auctioneer: Tracy Harl Reported by: Kelly Overmiller 31           Gelbvieh & Balancer Bulls             $4,526 20           Red Angus Bulls                $6,008 51           Total Bulls            $5,107 4              Red Angus Open Heifers              $3,600 2              Balancer Open Heifers   $2,050 35           Group Open Heifers       $1,882 A break in the weather led to a beautiful day and a large crowd […]

Prairie Hills Gelbvieh Power on the Prairie Annual Bull Sale

Gladstone, ND Auctioneer: Jay Elfeldt Sale manager: Mitchell Marketing Service Written by: Jennifer Scharpe 34           Bulls       $4,515 9              Open Heifers     $1,917 Prairie Hills Gelbvieh held their annual Power on the Prairie bull sale on February 15 at the ranch, north of Dickinson, N.D. The sale featured an outstanding selection of Gelbvieh bulls and a few […]

Nebraska Cattlemen’s Classic Balancer®/Gelbvieh Sale

Kearney, Neb. Auctioneer: Tracy Harl Reported by: Ronette Bush-Heinrich 13           Bulls       $3,308 12           Heifers$3,675 25           Total Lots Grossed           $87,100 The 2014 Nebraska Cattlemen’s Classic Balancer®/Gelbvieh Show and Sale was held Thursday, February 20 in Kearney, Neb. Thirteen bulls and 12 females participated in this year’s sale. Judge was Les Jones of Wills Point, Texas, and […]

Gustin’s Diamond D Gelbvieh Annual Production Sale

Mandan, ND Reported by: Dennis Gustin 72           Bulls       $4,537 12           Bred Heifers       $3,308 Top Selling Bulls: DDGR 1A at $11,500, black purebred Gelbvieh by DCSF Post Rock Granite 200P2 x RHRT Independence L19 to Hojer Gelbvieh, Lake Preston, S.D. DDGR 192A at $9,750, homozygous black Balancer by JCB Lazy TV Answer W280 x ELK CK […]

Seedstock Plus North Missouri Bull Sale

Kingsville, Mo. Auctioneer: Jeremy Anstine Reported by: John Burbank 97           Balancer® Bulls  $4,420 25           Gelbvieh Bulls   $4,170 7              Angus Bulls         $3,580 129         Overall Bulls       $4,325 The well established Seedstock Plus North Missouri Bull sale was another successful event with a packed crowd of new and repeat customers purchasing an outstanding set of bulls backed by […]

Grund Beef Genetics 18th Annual Bull Sale

Oakley, Kan. Auctioneer: Garren Walrod Reported by: Jerry Grund 50           Balancer®and Gelbvieh Bulls      $4,680 9              Angus and Red Angus Bulls          $3750 7              Balancer Heifers               $2,321 Grund Beef Genetics held their 18th annual bull sale on February 26, 2014. The day was brisk but much better than the below freezing temperatures the area had been experiencing. […]

23rd Annual Oklahoma Gelbvieh Association Sooner Select Sale

McAlester, Okla. Auctioneer: Joel Birdwell Sale managed by: Randy Gallaway Reported by: Randy Gallaway 26           Yearling Bulls      $3,920 5              Long Yearling Bulls           $3,920 3              Cow-Calf Pairs   $3,466 4              Bred Females    $2,525 8              Open Heifers     $2,094 2              Futurity Heifers                $3,650 6              Commercial Heifers        $1,795 51           Total Lots             $3,515 Top Selling Bulls: Lot 23, MDR Silver […]

Lemke Cattle 9th Annual Bull Sale

February 3rd, 2015 Lawrence, Nebraska Auctioneer: Tracy Harl Reported by: Randy Lemke Sale Average: $6,882 A large crowd filled the sale facility at the ranch. Bidding was solid and steady as was the quality of the bulls from the beginning to the end of the sale. Topping the sale at $12,500 was lot 32 sold […]

Plateau Gelbvieh

February 27, 2015 Livestock Exchange, LLC Brush, Colorado Auctioneer: John Korrey Sale Average: $5,616 Lot 1 PLA Full Throtle 1B is an OGSG Yes Man 523Y son out of PLA Miss Focus 024X ET. This homozygous black, homozygous polled bull sold for $9,000 to Tim Bond of Lodgepole, Nebraska. Lot 8, PLA Jolt 8B was […]

Seedstock Plus South Missouri Bull Sale

March 28, 2015 Joplin Regional Stockyards Carthage, MO Auctioneer: Jeremy Anstine Reported by: John Burbank 13        Angus Bulls                             $3,800 125      Balancer® Bulls                                   $5,184 71        Gelbvieh Bulls                        $5,032 209      Overall Bulls                            $5,047 The Seedstock Plus South Missouri Bull Sale was another successful event with a packed crowd of new and repeat customers purchasing an […]

“Seedstock Plus Southwest Feed Efficiency & Cow-Maker Bull Sale” at Bar T Bar Ranch

April 11, 2015 Meteor Crater, Arizona Auctioneer: Justin Stout 51 Calving Ease Bulls……….$7,470 63 Balancers………$6,135 35 Southern Balancers………$5,700 5 Angus……….$5,600 154 Bulls……….$6,461 A beautiful spring day brought over 250 people to the Prosser family's first bull sale to be held on the ranch.  In fact, it is thought to be the first bull sale to […]

JUdd Ranch 25th Annual Cow Power Female Sale

October 10, 2015 Pomona, Kansas Auctioneer: Steve Dorran Reported by: Roger Gatz Sale Averages 7 Purebred Gelbvieh Bred Heifers                            $3,957 7 Balancer Bred Heifers                                                 $4,064 7 Red Angus Bred Heifers                                             $4,200 12 Purebred Gelbvieh Fall Bred Females                               $4,466 5 Balancer Fall Bred Females                                       $4,250 1 Red Angus Fall Bred Female                                     $4,000 19 Purebred Gelbvieh Bred […]