May 30, 2015
Top Selling Lots:
Lot 55 -- Cow/bull calf split -- $11,250. Consignor: Oak Hill Farms, Dawsonville, Ga. Cow by LHD Cigar -- $8,750. Purchased by Gary Biggs, Texas and Little W Farms, Tennessee. Bull calf by OHF Passport 1330 -- $2,500. Purchased by Staples Charolais, Steele, Ala.
Lot 9 – Cow/bull calf split -- $10,100. Consignor: Kyle and Shelly Reaves, Greeneville, Tenn. Cow by LHD Cigar -- $8,000. Purchased by Hudspeth Farms, Arkansas; Hale Farms, Missouri; and Spurlock Farms, Arkansas. Bull calf by M6 Led Weight -- $2,100. Purchased by Curtiss Nipp, Overbrook, Okla.
Lot 57 – Cow/bull calf split -- $9,500. Consignor: Oak Hill Farms, Dawsonville, Ga. Cow by OHF Ali Mark Again – $5,500. Purchased by Hudspeth Farms, Arkansas and Spurlock Farms, Arkansas. Bull calf by LT Ledger 0332 -- $4,000. Purchased by Hudspeth Farms, St. Joe, Ark.
Lot 51 – Bred heifer by LT Wyo Wind -- $8,750. Consignor: Bamboo Road Farms, Marshallville, Ga. Purchased by Rocking S Ranch, Bristow, Okla. and Bill Arlitt, Poteet, Texas.
Lot 61 – Cow/heifer calf split --$8,000. Consignor: Oak Hill Farms, Dawsonville, Ga. Cow by OHF White Oak 907 -- $6,300. Purchased by Hudspeth Farms, St. Joe, Ark. Heifer calf by OHF Duke CD KN -- $1,700. Consignor: Bamboo Farms. Purchased by Chris Bridges, Manchester, Tenn.
Lot 50 – Bred heifer by LHD Mr Perfect -- $6,750. Consignor: Bamboo Farms. Purchased by Spurlock Farms, Judsonia, Ark.
Other Top Lots:
Lot 1 – Top bull by LT Ledger 0332 -- $5,500. Consignor: J & P Farms, Ludwig, Ohio. Purchased by Shackleford Charolais, Troy W.V.
Lot 10 – Top pair by JDJ Smokester -- $6,500. Consignor: Reaves Charolais, Tennessee. Purchased by Hale Farms, Louisburg, Mo.
Lot 1411 – Top Open Hiefer by TLT Bubbie -- $3,500. Purchased by Madelyn Chapman, Woodland, Ga.
Lot 76 – Top embryos Cigar x S3017 -- $2,250. Consignor: Bill and Raye Arlitt, Poteet, Texas. Purcahsed by Bill McDavid, Easley, S.C.
It was an awesome sale, with the best quality offering ever consigned. Buyers from 14 states bid rapidly for the quality lots. (Tennessee, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Alabama, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Texas, Missouri, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia.
Sale Sponors: Mountain Empire Charolais Association, Silas Maxwell, President.
Sale Auctioneer: Greg Clifton, Hurst, Texas.
Sale Manager: Outfront Cattle Service, Dennis Adams, College Station, Texas.