A strong demand for the easy calving , early maturing bulls led to a 100% clearance of the 43 bulls on offer at the 11th Annual Violet Hills sale. The bulls went to 5 states with a top price of $15,500.00 with a sale average of $8312.00. Top priced bull was purchased by Kilkenny Charolais , Taroom, Qld ,who purchased a total of 3 bulls for an average of $13,167.00. The top priced bull was VHV Q97E (P) who weighed 686kg with an EMA of 131sq.cm., IMF 5% and a Domestic Index in the top 10% of the breed.
Will Deucher, Beltana Enterprises, Kergunyah South, Vic, paid an average of $11,167.00, with a top of $13,500.00 for 3 bulls. Main image Daryl Jenkins and Michael Lawlor with the top price bull. Image courtesy The Land.
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