Australia’s longest running Holstein bull sale is back for its 63rd year at 11am Wednesday 3rd March at the Boyanup Sale Yards, Western Australia. The longest running single breed bull sale is also, for the second year running, Australia’s only dairy breed bull sale with all 24 bulls on offer genomically tested.
The sale, also featuring 9 heifers from Gwindenella, Roblynne & Carenda Holsteins, is WA’s only 100% multi-vendor registered Holstein sale, traditionally drawing a large crowd of HA member and non-member breeders from WA’s prime dairying region.
Of note is that 10 bulls of the bulls are polled, three homozygous. Breeders represented are Moonaralla, Treeton and Carenda Holsteins.
See the sale catalogue to find out more about the registered Holsteins on offer.
Sample bull lots include:
Lot 3 from dual Master Breeder, Carenda Holsteins, is 2 year-old CARENDA CFP 961-PP-CNF-DPF-BLF A1/A2 (g), from Carenda Colt45 Cruise-ET (g) EX94-2E and sire Vogue CFP-ET (g). Conformation breeding values are Type 105 / Mammary 105 / Dairy Strength 97 / Rump 104 / Feet & legs 97.
Lot 5 is TREETON FRANKLAND GOLDMEDAL-PF-CNF-DPFBLF A2/A2 (g) from Master Breeder Treeton Holsteins, BPI 318 / HWI 339 / SI 593. Conformation breeding values are Type 104 / Mammary 103 / Dairy Strength 102 / Rump 102 / Feet & legs 95.
MOONARALLA RIDGELINE 8935-CNF-DPF-BLF A2/A2 (g), Lot 8, at BPI 308 / HWI 302 / SI 534. Conformation breeding values are Type 105 / Mammary 106 / Dairy Strength 97 / Rump 101 / Feet & legs 99.
Click to see the sale cataloguefor full information on all 9 heifers and 24 bulls featured in the sale, including . Agents are Nutrien Ag Solutions and Elders. All cattle available for inspection from 9.30am with sale commencing 11am.