Auction calendar - February

Limpopo

4 February: 6th Tussen-i-Berge Bonsmara Production Sale, Vivo. On offer: 10 stud SP and B bulls, 90 + 90 cows with calves, 20 in-calf cows with calves, 80 in-calf cows, 60 in-calf heifers, 20 heifers, 30 weaners, and 40 Supers. (Francois Uijs: 083 627 6835)

5 February: Zwei Herholdt Wildlife Services Total Dispersal Sale, Thabazimbi. On offer: buffalo herd. (Ockie Goosen: 082 808 2479)

6 February: Limpopo Pedi Sheep Study Group Sale, Bela-Bela. On offer: 140 ewes and 25 rams. (Carel Chalmers: 082 896 9586)

10 February: Cease Cattle Farm Dispersal Sale, Mooketsi. On offer: 7 Bonsmara breeding bulls, 80 in-calf Bonsmara cows, 100 Bonsmara cows with calves, and 100 Bonsmara heifers. (Willem Coetzee: 083 444 7627)

13 February: 2nd Innibos Boer Goat Group Production Sale, Pietersburg. On offer: Boer goats (25 rams and 131 ewes) and Kalahari Reds (5 rams and 30 ewes). (Craig le Roux: 082 808 7747)

17 February: Simbravos Total Dispersal Sale, Northam. On offer: 4 bulls, 48 cows with calves (mostly 3-in-1), 40 in-calf cows, and 20 heifers. (Josef van Wyk: 072 591 8290)

19 February: 20th Nu-Alcade Bonsmara Group Production Sale, Bela-Bela. On offer: 25 SP bulls, 60 SP females and 280 commercial females. (Johan Bester: 082 838 8976)

19 February: Castle de Wildt Kings & Queens Sale, Modimolle. On offer: rare game species and colour variants. (Niel Swart: 082 554 3070)

Free State

6 February: Take 2 Genetics Combined Production Sale, Parys. On offer: 30 Boer goat rams, 80 Boer goat ewes, and 20 Persians (all colours). (Casper Byleveld: 082 785 9343)

13 February: 7th Maksi Merino Landsheep Group Production Sale, Koppies. On offer: 50 stud ewes, 150 commercial ewes, and 30 rams (stud and commercial). (Schalk Jonker: 073 007 0022)

17 February: Bobaas Boer goat, Dorper, White Dorper, Van Rooy, Persian, and Meatmaster Sale, Parys. On offer: Boer goats (30 rams and 80 ewes), White Dorper (15 rams and 20 ewes), Dorpers (15 rams and 20 ewes), Van Rooy (5 rams and 15 ewes), Persian (10 rams and 20 ewes), and Meatmaster (10 rams). (Ian Brown: 082 789 3634)

17 February: Olivia Private Game Reserve Lion Sale, Bloemfontein. On offer: lions in all production stadia. (Wimpie du Plessis: 082 771 0811)

17 February: National Dohne Merino Sale, Bloemfontein. On offer: 50 stud rams. (Piet Wessels: 082 857 7827)

23 February: 15th PDrino Merino Ram Sale, Trompsburg. On offer: 70 fine and super-fine wool rams. (PD Jacobs: 072 832 9390)

Gauteng

13 February: Genetic Alliance Production Sale, Cullinan. On offer: 120 Dorper ewes, 30 Dorper rams, 30 White Dorper ewes, and 10 White  Dorper rams. (Johan Viljoen: 084 525 3133)

Eastern Cape

3 February: 15th Annual Production Sale of Winston Sheep Group, Cathcart. On offer: 30 Merino rams and 20 Dormer rams. (John Miller: 083 659 8669)

5 February: GWG Dohnes & Welpic Dormers Production Sale, Burgersdorp. On offer: 40 AA and A Dohne rams, 15 Dormer rams, and 50 open, F3 Dohne ewes. (Gawie van Zyl: 072 374 1914)

10 February:10th Smith SA Mutton Merino Production Sale, Indwe. On offer: 40 rams (5 stud) and 140 in-calf ewes (40 stud). (Koos Louw: 071 673 5255)

25 February: Collett Farming Superior Genetics Sale, Venterstad. On offer: Meatmasters (5 proven stud sires, 55 rams and 111 registered stud ewes), Boran (4 stud bulls, 6 commercial bulls). (Mario du Preez: 082 489 0198)

KwaZulu-Natal

8 February: 7th Annual Besters Feeder Sale, Ladysmith. On offer: 750 Bonsmara-cross and Beefmaster x Bovelder cattle. (Johan Geldenhuys: 071 258 4079)


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