We would like to sincerely thank GMC Genetics of West Virginia for their $17,000 purchase of Blackbird 7007 out of the recent Bases Loaded Angus Sale in Denver.
A huge Montana Ranch Thank You to Ankony Angus, Clarkesville, Georgia for their purchase of Lucy 7003. She was the 3rd high-selling open heifer of the 2018 Bases Loaded Angus Sale at $30,000.
We would like to extend a most sincere thank you to our friends Mark and Cindy Ahearn, Turner Meadow Ranch of Wills Point, TX for joining with Bob and Kate Ballew, XL Angus Ranch of Casper, WY to purchase Blackbird 7010 out of the 2018 Stars of Texas Female Sale. She was the top-selling lot of this great event at $30,000.
She's headed to Georgia! We sincerely appreciate Hardy Brumfield, Rolling B Angus for selecting one of our Stars of Texas Sale heifers, Montana Lucy 7019 at $15,000 to join his new operation in Warm Springs, Georgia. He's building his new program on a great foundation.
We would like to sincerely thank Solid Rock Angus, Winchester, KY for purchasing Rita 6001 from the 2016 NILE Select Angus Female Sale where she was the top-selling open heifer.
Thank You to Hilltop Angus Ranch, Denton, MT for their recent private treaty purchase of Everelda T363.
Thank You to Ingram Angus, Pulaski, TN for their private treaty purchase of Primrose X257.
Thank You to William Ray, Fairview, TX for his purchase of Rita B074. She was the top-selling bred heifer of the 2016 Stars of Texas Female Sale in Fort Worth, TX.
Thank You to Stevens Land & Cattle, Carmen, OK for their purchase of Lucy C004 out of the 2016 Stars of Texas Sale. She was the top-selling yearling heifer of this event.
We would like to extend a special thank you to Tommy Bennett, TK Cattle Co, Christoval, Texas for purchasing Lot 89 - Montana Blackbird 4558 and her Baldridge Colonel C251 heifer calf in the November 2017 Montana Ranch Brand of Performance Bull & Female Sale. They were the top-selling lot of this event at $170,000, where her son, Montana Payweight 6081 was selected to be a featured member of the Semex sire lineup.
A big Montana Ranch Thank You goes out to Matt Lowery and John Carlson of Carlson Cattle Co, both of Nebraska, for selecting Lot 13 - Montana Payweight 6113 as the $27,500 top-selling bull in our November 2017 Bull and Female Sale. Payweight 6113 is extremely complete in his type and kind with abundant muscle and dimension. We are proud to be partners with these progressive breeders on this powerful and dynamic herd sire.
Selected by the historic TC Ranch of Nebraska as the $20,000 second high-selling bull of the 2017 Montana Ranch Brand of Performance Bull & Female Sale, Payweight 6100 is a massively constructed and exceptionally deep son of Payweight 1682 from the powerful 8H17 female. With a WWR of 119 and YWR of 113, this phenotypic powerhouse earns a spot in the top 1% of the breed for WW, YW, $W and $B. Thank you, Dru Uden and TC Ranch for partnering on this special herd sire prospect.
Thank You to Colton Hamilton, Belvin Angus, Innisfail, Alberta for his $18,500 purchase of Montana Octane 6121 out of our November 2017 Bull Sale. A great bull going to a great program in Canada! Explosive muscle and growth with tremendous rib shape and backed with an awesome dam, Octane is one of the truly good herd sires we've produced.