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Averages up across the board!

The main 2 year old sales period has now concluded and averages are up on 2016 figures by over $1,600 per head. The 2017 average price on 2195 bulls sold was $7,964. The top price for a bull sold by Rangatira was $50,000, again up on the 2016 top price of $32,000. Click here for short cuts to further sales statistics.
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2017 ANGUS NZ – NATIONAL SALE PRIZE WINNERS

Results from judging at Tru-Test Beef Expo 2017. Judge - John Jackson Associate Judge - Angus Thomson Show & Sale Division - Cedric Lander Angus NZ Stewards - D Brodie, M Gee Taylor Supreme Champion Sponsored by Merial Ancare Awarded the Borthwick Estates Trophy, Borthwick Estate Vineyard wine, HP Saunders Trophy + 6 glasses and the Angus…
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First Annual Angus Female Sale at Meadowslea a great success

The first Annual Angus female sale held on farm in Fairlie on May 5th has set what is believed to be a NZ record ($2,600) for commercial R2 heifers. Peter Barrett from Lynnburn Station in Central Otago purchased the heifers with the aim of improving the genetics within his commercial operation. Peter is also Angus NZ's…
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Manawatu / Rangitikei Angus Bull Walk – 9 May

The annual Manawatu / Rangitikei Angus Bull Walk will be held on Tuesday 9th May. Studs visited include; Ranui Angus (Kai Iwi) - 9.00am to 9.30am Pine Park Angus (Marton) - 10.30am to 11.00am Merchiston Angus (Rata) - 11.15am to 11.45am Complimentary lunch at the Hunterville Station Hotel - 12 noon to 12.30pm Atahua Angus…
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Meadowslea Angus Female Sale Sets a new price benchmark

The first Annual Angus female sale held on farm in Fairlie on May 5th has set what is believed to be a NZ record for commercial R2 heifers. The pen of 27 R2yr in calf heifers were bred by Meadowslea Bulls on Braemar Station near Mt Cook. Meadowslea purchased the heifers as weaners at the…
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