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2017 COWTOWN CLASSIC LIMOUSIN SALE
The Texas Limousin Association hosted its annual Cowtown classic Limousin Sale January 27 in the Richardson-Bass building on the grounds of the Ft Worth Stock Show. TLA members offered open heifer calves eligible for the 2018 Lone Star Shoot Out, bred females, herd sire prospects, embryos, and semen packages on TASF Crown Royal the recently crowned National Champion Limousin bull.
TOP SELLING LOT $10,200- Lot 31 LFL Captain Crunch a 9/1/15 double homozygous Lim Flex sired by SAV Pioneer consigned by Lawrence Family Limousin and purchased by May Farms of Lamar, CO.
$5,000 Lot 35 CHR Currier a 10/18/15 double homozygous Lim Flex son of MAGS Eagle consigned by Coyote Hills Ranch and purchased by Jeff Hudson of Marshall, TX
TOP SELLING OPEN HEIFER $8,500 LOT 9 LFL Debby a 5/16/16 daughter of MAGS Aviator consigned by Lawrence Family Limousin and purchased by Denny Douglass of Seguin, TX
TOP SELLING BRED HEIFERS- $4,100 LOT 20 JCL Keilma a 4/1/15 double homozygouds daughter of JCL Black Jet sold bred to HUBB Bulletproof. Consigned by JCL Land & Cattle and purchased by White Valley Ranch Adair, OK
$4,100 LOT 24 a 5/1/15 double homozygous daughter of JCL Black Jet sold bred to HUBB Bulletproof. Consigned by JCL Land & Cattle and purchased by White Valley Ranch of Adair, OK
- 9 open heifers $3,000
- 15 bred heifers $3,050
- 11 bulls $3,709
- Embryos $1,600
- Semen packages $3,500
- Sale Gross $118,650
- Sale Management : Texas Limousin Association
- Sales Consultants : American Cattle Services, R & R Marketing, Grassroots Genetics
- Auctioneer: C.K. “Sonny” Booth
BENEFIT AUCTION RAISES $6395
A benefit auction was held at the conclusion of the TLA’s annual member meeting and banquet Saturday night January 28 in Ft Worth, TX. A variety of items including semen on some the breeds top sires were donated by members and friends. Thanks to Layton Schur for handling the auctioneer duties and to the following for their donations; Diamond Hill Cattle, Coyote Hills Ranch, Magness Land & Cattle, Lwrence Family Limousin, Jerry and June Henderson, Lori Truhe, Schur Limousin, Gary Fuchs, Wilder family, Tom Hill Limousin, Stowers Family, Parkinson Cattle Co., Gaston Family, Brehm Farms, and JCL Land & Cattle. The TLA is thankful for the support of those who donated and made purchases.
TLA BOARD OF DIRECTORS ELECT
OFFICERS FOR 2017
The TLA Board of Directors met Saturday January 28 and elected a new slate of officers for 2017.
Glenn Schur, president; Wayne Baber, vice president; Gary Fuchs, secretary; Vicki Brehm treasurer; and Scott Stowers, ex-officio. Returning board members Amber Parkinson, Bret Begert, Jerry Henderson, and new board member Matt Chachere replaces outgoing ex-officio Jay Wilder.