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Wish us luck.

Post by gcreekrch » Wed May 22, 2019 7:20 pm

Light end of the heifers we put in the feedlot last fall and 180 calves I bought in March to add a little weight and value to selling tomorrow. I haven't seen them since late March. The truckers said they look good. We'll see what morning brings.

We have 9 cull cows at the sale too.


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Post by Nesikep » Wed May 22, 2019 7:25 pm

prices looked alright last week, hope they hold up for you... some cash in hand is always nice!
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Post by True Grit Farms » Wed May 22, 2019 7:26 pm

Good luck.
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Post by wbvs58 » Wed May 22, 2019 7:40 pm

Good luck Dave. What would be their destination for the new owners, straight to feedlot, put in calf????

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Post by Bright Raven » Wed May 22, 2019 7:42 pm

Good luck Dave.
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Post by gcreekrch » Wed May 22, 2019 8:14 pm

wbvs58 wrote:
Wed May 22, 2019 7:40 pm
Good luck Dave. What would be their destination for the new owners, straight to feedlot, put in calf????

Ken

Most are light grassers Ken, there are about 40 that will be over 800 lbs. If someone isn't there with an idea of breeding heifers they will likely go straight to feed.
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Post by gcreekrch » Mon May 27, 2019 11:45 pm

Most gained quite well. Enough in the bunch that were plain or didn’t gain what we were expecting to take a bit of shine off the cheque but we did fine regardless.

We also took in the Provincial Cattlemens’s Association AGM. Little tired after the weekend but will post more on the sale in a day or two.
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