Auction calendar: July 2014

KwaZulu-Natal

  • 1 August: 35th Production Sale of Symon’s Ranch bulls, Estcourt. 80 bulls and 100  cows/heifers on offer. Phone Peter Hoffman on 072 334 0300 or Farmer Skead on 082 805 8346.
  • 7 August: Harmony Red Brangus Stud Sale, Ladysmith. 40 x 3-year-old bulls, 40 females and six SAMM flock rams on offer. Phone Colin Brown on 083 654 6226 or 036 637 7900.
  • 12 August: Angus Elite Black & Red Sale, Nottingham Road. 40 bulls, 30 elite females, five special lots and 150 Angus and commercial heifers on offer. Phone Colin Emanuel on 082 574 9309 or Serafin Sillero on 073 850 4116.

Mpumalanga

  • 12 August: 6th Production Sale of Alzu Beefmasters, Middelburg. 40 bulls, 60 cows-in-calf, 60 heifers, 2 x 50 straws from bull 4x4 04 408 on offer. Phone Rocco van Rooyen on 082 799 2776 or Moolman Mentz on 083 229 2500.

Free State

  • 1 August: 25th Zinabos Bonsmara Production Sale, Fouriesburg. 55 bulls (2,5 to 3 years old, including 6 stud sires), 3 bulls (4 years and older, proven stud sires), 25 golden oldie stud cows (in-calf and/or with-calf), 25 commercial cows, and 50 commercial heifers on offer. Phone Fourie Scheepers on 083 701 8382 or Esias Scheepers on 083 469 4714.
  • 2 August: Woodview Sale, Arlington. 45 Angus performance-tested bulls, 7 Wagyu cows and 2 Wagyu bulls on offer. Phone John Boulle on 076 604 4900 or Mike Killassy on 082 378 8112.
  • 6 August: Huntersvlei & Pothou Massive Sussex Sale, Viljoenskroon. 400 Sussex on offer, consisting of 60 bulls, 20 stud females and 320 commercial animals. Phone Dallas Phillips on 084 588 9955 or Anthony Evans on 082 800 3266.
  • 6 August: 14th Production Sale of Elmic Beefmasters, Vrede. 60 bulls, 80 females (weaner heifers, heifers ready for the bull and cows with calves) on offer. Phone Mike Nicolau on 082 789 2803 or Corné Nicolau on 076 500 9844.
  • 6 August: National Angus Sale, Parys. Angus cattle: 30 registered bulls, 20 registered females and 10 commercial heifers on offer. Phone Piet Wessels on 082 857 7827 or Deon Klopper on 082 802 8483.
  • 7 August: 7th Neuman Brothers Drakensberger Sale, Vrede. 50 veld-tested stud bulls and 120 females on offer. Phone Frans Duminy on 082 336 5497 or Rodney Neuman on 082 746 8142.
  • 13 August: SA Mutton Merino Sale, Harrismith. 71 registered rams and 200 commercial ewes on offer. Phone John Campher on 072 202 0160 or Henri de Jager on 079 499 4555.
  • 14 August: Meatmaster National Sale, Bloemfontein. 80 rams and 200 ewes on offer. Phone PW van Heerden on 083 627 4133 or Mario du Preez on 083 458 8305.
  • 14 August: 29th National Brangus Sale, Harrismith. 85 Red and Black bulls and 70 Red and Black females on offer. Phone Jan Mostert on 083 306 8408 or John Rafferty on 082 828 8118.
  • 15 August: Annual National Charolais Stud Sale, Kroonstad. 20 Female animals and 35 bulls on offer. Phone Johannes de Beer on 082 333 0919 or Freddie Wasserfall on 082 556 4452.
  • 21 August: 44th Bos Blanco Production Sale, Kroonstad. 65 Beefmaster bulls, 40 White Manso Brahman bulls, 20 Red Brahman bulls, 20 Borman bulls (Boran x Brahman), 10 Boran bulls and 130 in-calf commercial Beefmaster heifers on offer. Phone Burnie Staal on 082 463 0358 or Dennis Staal on 082 829 9396

Gauteng

  • 7 August: 26th Beefmaster Alliance Production Sale, Nigel. 120 performance-tested bulls, 70 registered open heifers and 30 registered in-calf cows on offer. Phone Gideon Brits on 082 457 2816 or Tony da Costa on 083 254 1847.
  • 14 August:  Geejee Bonsmaras Production Sale, Nigel. 30 bulls (2,5 to 3 years old), 220 commercial Bonsmara cows and heifers in all production stadia, on offer. Phone Gawie Jacobs on 083 255 4705 or Bennie Steenkamp on 082 328 4998.

Limpopo

  • 5 August: 18th Annual Noord Santa Club Sale, Bela-Bela. 20 SP bulls (2,5 to 4 years old) and 30 females (in-calf cows and heifers) on offer. Phone Carl Vos on 082 467 1807 or Johan Bester on 082 838 8976.

North West

  • 7 August: 15th Overvaal Ile de France Club Sale, Ottosdal. 50 registered rams, 70 registered ewes and 179 commercial ewes on offer. Phone Wimpie Kriel on 083 378 8285 or Yvonne Daffue on 082 820 5595.
  • 13 August: Petana Beefmasters Production Sale, Wolmaransstad. 40 bulls and 40 females on offer. Phone Peet Koekemoer on 082 773 7389 or Johannes de Beer on 082 333 0919.

Eastern Cape

  • 8 August: 11th Annual ‘Best of Both’ Cattle Sale, Tarkastad. 15 Hereford bulls, 15 Grey Brahman bulls, 3 Braford bulls, 15 Brahman x Hereford heifer, 35 F1 Braford cows (7 to 8 months in-calf) on offer. Phone Justin Phillips on 082 495 6097 or Harley van Rhyn on 084 560 7651.
  • 14 August 2014: Winston South Devon Stud & Guest Sellers 12th Annual Production Sale, Cathcart. 30 Bulls and 10 registered females (in-calf) and 12 Commercial heifers (in-calf) on offer. Phone John Miller on 083 659 8269 or Ian Sheard on 082 410 1712.
  • 27 August 2014: Russell Clark Production Sale of KRM Hereford & HBH Tuli Stud, Dordrecht. 25 Tuli bulls and 20 Hereford bulls, 11 registered open Tuli heifers, 10 registered Tuli cows (in-calf) on offer. Phone Russell Clark on 082 925 5860 or Edward Clark on 082 573 0223.

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