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Went for a drive.

Post by gcreekrch » Thu Jun 27, 2019 2:49 pm

Took some cull bulls to the Kamloops sale as I didn’t want to feed them another 3 weeks until the next Williams Lake sale. Two bulls weighed 1685 and brought .97 and an older bull weighed 1930 for the same money.
Bought 5 heifer pairs for a back haul. They cost $1950. Will get some photos.

Picked up parts at the JD store, locked myself out of the truck once, waited for two accidents to be cleared and had lots of good visits. Got in at 1 am this morning.

Glad to escape the rat race unscathed!


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Re: Went for a drive.

Post by Hippie Rancher » Thu Jun 27, 2019 3:35 pm

watching my local sale today, the cull bulls going for better than the big steers. huh????

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Re: Went for a drive.

Post by uplandnut » Thu Jun 27, 2019 7:09 pm

Sounds like a good break for a day.

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Re: Went for a drive.

Post by gcreekrch » Thu Jun 27, 2019 7:28 pm

uplandnut wrote:
Thu Jun 27, 2019 7:09 pm
Sounds like a good break for a day.
LOL, I was gone for 3 days! It is 7.5 hours one way to that sale from home.
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Post by uplandnut » Thu Jun 27, 2019 7:31 pm

Well a good mini vacation then. :banana:

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Post by gcreekrch » Thu Jun 27, 2019 7:39 pm

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Re: Went for a drive.

Post by snoopdog » Thu Jun 27, 2019 7:45 pm

Sounds like a full day, nice pairs!
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Post by Nesikep » Thu Jun 27, 2019 9:12 pm

That's a decent price for the bulls.. Kinda humming and hawing about selling mine
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Post by gcreekrch » Thu Jun 27, 2019 9:45 pm

Nesikep wrote:
Thu Jun 27, 2019 9:12 pm
That's a decent price for the bulls.. Kinda humming and hawing about selling mine
Exotic bulls got to $1.14.
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Re: Went for a drive.

Post by Nesikep » Fri Jun 28, 2019 10:56 am

gcreekrch wrote:
Thu Jun 27, 2019 9:45 pm
Nesikep wrote:
Thu Jun 27, 2019 9:12 pm
That's a decent price for the bulls.. Kinda humming and hawing about selling mine
Exotic bulls got to $1.14.
dont' know if he'd qualify as exotic, but he's closing in on 2500 lbs and in really nice shape.

My steer really pizzed me off yesterday.. I think he just shortened his life expectancy.
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