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Re: Pasture Pics

Postby Franke » Mon Jul 30, 2018 1:20 pm

Been working with a few calves for sales
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OMF Commander X OMF Miss Pharaoh
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PVF Insight X HSF Nellie
Should be able to get a few more one of these nights
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Re: Pasture Pics

Postby Jeanne - Simme Valley » Mon Jul 30, 2018 4:24 pm

Franke, how old are these heifers?
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Re: Pasture Pics

Postby Franke » Mon Jul 30, 2018 6:50 pm

They are march calves. The Commander is a 3/4 and the Insight is a 1/2 blood. Not by any means set up but not bad for the first time out of the pen.
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Re: Pasture Pics

Postby Jeanne - Simme Valley » Mon Jul 30, 2018 8:07 pm

They are both super clean fronted. I like the Insight calf best.
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Re: Pasture Pics

Postby Franke » Mon Jul 30, 2018 8:54 pm

She is pretty but not as stout as the commander is right now.
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Re: Pasture Pics

Postby Jeanne - Simme Valley » Tue Jul 31, 2018 5:45 am

In the picture, the Commander is too shallow in the girth and looks "piecie" to me and too much leg under her. But, as we all know, a picture CAN lie.
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Re: Pasture Pics

Postby Franke » Tue Jul 31, 2018 6:01 am

Yeah hopefully will get them washed next weekend and then I could get a better picture of the two. The insight does profile well though.
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Re: Pasture Pics

Postby Franke » Sat Sep 15, 2018 8:48 pm

A little more than a month of working with them. Pictured the insight today for the sale catalog but took this one afterwards.

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Re: Pasture Pics

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Re: Pasture Pics

Postby holm25 » Sat Sep 15, 2018 9:57 pm



Is this the heifer that pictured above? Proof that videos give a lot more insight. I don’t care for the heifer that’s pictured above but like the one in the video. Although she is still a little leggy.. Might grow into it
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Re: Pasture Pics

Postby holm25 » Sat Sep 15, 2018 9:58 pm

Her tail head is a little high as well...
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Re: Pasture Pics

Postby Jeanne - Simme Valley » Sun Sep 16, 2018 7:08 am

For a March calf, she has nice rib and thickness. Like before, I love her clean front end.
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Re: Pasture Pics

Postby Franke » Sun Sep 16, 2018 8:02 am

holm25 wrote:


Is this the heifer that pictured above? Proof that videos give a lot more insight. I don’t care for the heifer that’s pictured above but like the one in the video. Although she is still a little leggy.. Might grow into it

Yes same calf.
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