Angus bull sales are off to a roaring start, with both high prices and good clearances being seen across the board. The results coming in are a solid indication of the massive strength of the Angus breed. Without doubt, Angus is making its stand as New Zealand’s premium beef breed and the stud bulls being … Read more ANGUS bull sales off to very strong start!
There has been a change to how the Angus bulls will be sold in 2018 over Beef Week. Instead of being sold at Beef Expo, they will be auctioned at the PGG Wrightson Livestock National Video Sale, which will be held at the Palmerston North Convention Centre on Monday 14th May 2018. On the … Read more NATIONAL VIDEO SALE 2018
Manawatu / Whanganui Angus Ward 18th – 21st March 2018 Showcasing 7 leading Angus stud operations Visit to Merchiston Estate Homestead, one of NZ’s premier historic homes Visit to one of the country’s largest Maori operations – Atihau-Whanganui Incorporation at Ohakune A visit to the Tru-Test Angus Bull Unit and a heifer sale CONTACTS FOR … Read more Angus National Herd Tour 2018
Following a very successful 2 year old sale programme in June / July we now turn our attention to the approaching Angus Yearling sales. The first sale starts 1st September with the season concluding 13th October. Click here to open the calendar and schedule
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.
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 … Read more 2017 ANGUS NZ – NATIONAL SALE PRIZE WINNERS
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 … Read more Manawatu / Rangitikei Angus Bull Walk – 9 May