118 Bulls – Avg. $4,864
Isa Beefmasters, LLC’s 59th Beefmaster bull sale was held October 3rd in San Angelo, Texas. It was an excellent sale; with 45 buyers from 9 states, Costa Rica and Mexico taking home 118 Beefmaster bulls at an average of $4864. Isa’s President, Lorenzo Lasater, stated the sale was strong, with excellent demand for good Beefmaster genetics even in an “unprecedented” year. Auctioneer Joe Goggins of Billings, MT sold the 118 bulls in the blistering time of 1 hour, 39 minutes.
The high-selling bull, L Bar 9124, sold to Greg Tatum of Texas for $17,000. This awesome young herd sire prospect is the son of Schneider 0481 and L Bar 7111 and was one of the overall top performers in the offering. The second high-selling bull, San Pedro 8817, sold to Arthur Rainey of Florida for $16,000. This excellent bull was the top performer amongst the 2-year-old bulls was sired by San Pedro 3-121. Volume buyers included: A. Duda and Sons, FL -16, Lykes Brothers, FL – 13, the Wedgeworth Clan, TX – 8, Arthur Rainey, FL – 6. The following each purchased 5 bulls: Bonds Ranch, TX, Jeff Cairns, TX, Fite Ranch, NM and Alamo ranch, NM.