Auction calendar - August

 

 

Eastern Cape

4 August: Sky Simmentaler Production Sale, Elliot. On offer: 20 registered stud bulls, 50 commercial cows with
calves/in-calf, 40 commercial in-calf heifers, and 50 commercial open heifers. Phone Mario Kruger on 079 497 6015 or Milton Green on 083 500 9695.

11 August: Winston South Devon Stud & Guest Sellers 14th Annual Production Sale, Cathcart. On offer: 28 bulls and 20 commercial in-calf heifers. Phone John Miller on 083 659 8269 or Ian Sheard on 082 410 1712.

23 August: Stötterheim Sussex Stud Sale, Indwe. On offer: 40 Sussex bulls, 25 stud cows and 40 in-calf commercial heifers and cows. Phone Trevor Stötter on 082 446 5810 or Henri Naudé on 082 374 3193.

25 August: Fitzhenry Farming Production Sale, Indwe. On offer: 12 Charolais bulls, 15 Simmentaler bulls, and 25 Droughtmaster bulls. Phone Mike Fitzhenry on 082 375 1949 or Craig Fitzhenry on 082 856 9272.

KwaZulu-Natal

2 August: Griffin Brownstone Hereford Bull Sale, Dargle. On offer: 30 bulls (3 years old). Phone Graham Griffin on 082 606 1085 or Chris Brown on 082 451 9625.

4 August: Harmony Red Brangus Stud Production Sale, Ladysmith. On offer: 40 bulls (3 years old). Phone Alan and Carol Green on 082 802 7005/7 or Nico du Plessis on 078 603 8342.

5 August: 37th Production Sale of Symons Ranch Bulls, Estcourt. On offer: 80 bulls. Phone Ozzie Glutz on 072 334 0300 or Rolf Aadnesgaard on 082 855 3840.

25 August: Annual KZN Angus Club Bull Sale, Mooiriver. On offer: 40 Angus bulls, 40 Angus cows and heifers (red and black), 8 Grey Brahman bulls, and 10 in-calf Brahman heifers. Phone Simon Hughes on 082 491 8286 or Friedel Keyser on 082 774 9901.

Free State

2 August: Huntersvlei & Pothou Sussex Sale, Viljoenskroon. On offer: 45 bulls, 25 stud female animals, and 40 commercial female animals. Phone Dallas Phillips on 084 588 9955 or Arno Cronjé on 084 699 1086.

2 August: 34th Kromspruit Bovelder and Dohne Merino Production Sale, Memel. On offer: 50 Bovelder bulls (3 years old), 50 first-calf cows (in-calf), and 360 Kromspruit Dohne Merinos. Phone Gideon Bekker on 084 512 7628 or Danie de Wet
on 082 772 4537.

4 August: 
9th Neuman Brothers Drakensberger Sale, Vrede. On offer: 50 bulls, 120 in-calf heifers, 70 Merino rams and 400 in-lamb Merino ewes. Phone Leonard Neuman on 072 535 0197 or Rodney Neuman on 082 746 8142.

5 August: 2nd Vova Production Sale, Underberg. On offer: 40 registered bulls and 20 registered in-calf heifers. Phone Chris Dwen on 082 652 1217 or Chippy Watson on 082 853 4975.

9 August: Ferrero Bonsmara Production Sale, Harrismith. On offer: 40 bulls, 40 stud in-calf heifers and cows and 3-in-1 cows, and 100 commercial in-calf cows. Phone John Campher on 072 202 0160 or Douw van Wyk on 083 458 7353.

10 August: 12th Production Sale of Ottershaw Beefmasters, Westminster. On offer: 30 bulls, and 40 in-calf registered cows and heifers. Phone Jaco Pienaar on 082 782 8492 or Arthur Gilbert on 082 578 0801.

11 August: Meatmaster National Sale, Bloemfontein. On offer: 60 rams and 200 ewes. Phone PW van Heerden on 083 627 4133 or Mario du Preez on 081 489 0198.

11 August: 31st National Brangus Sale, Harrismith. On offer: 75 red and black bulls, and 70 red and black female animals. Phone John Campher on 072 202 0160 or Douw van Wyk on 083 458 7353.

18 August: 50th Bos Blanco Production Sale, Kroonstad. On offer: 160 bulls – 70 Beefmaster, 45 White Brahman, 20 Red Brahman, 15 Borman, and 10 Boran. Phone Burnie Staal on 082 463 0358 or Dennis Staal on 082 828 1082.

27 August
Kroon Stud Game Sale, Kroonstad. On offer: buffalo, golden gemsbok, sable antelope, nyala, lechwe and more. Phone Wimpie du Plessis on 082 771 0811.

Gauteng

4 August: 30th Production Sale of Beefmaster Alliance, Nigel. On offer: 120 registered bulls and 100 registered female animals. Phone Gideon Brits on 082 457 2816 or Tony da Costa on 083 254 1847.

10 August: 3rd Geejee Bonsmara Production Sale, Nigel. On offer: 25 bulls and 150 female animals (in all production stadia). Phone Jurg Haywood on 082 578 6241 or Carel Davel on 082 331 1811.

Limpopo

5 August: Sale of the Greys, Bela-Bela. On offer: 15 cows (in-calf, with calves at foot, or 3-in-1), 50 in-calf heifers, 15 in-calf red heifers, and 2 bulls. Phone Burnie Staal on 082 463 0358 or Eugene Osterloh on 082 927 7886.

12 August: Santa Gertrudis Limpopo Sale, Bela-Bela. On offer: 19 bulls, 23 female animals, and 21 commercial animals. Phone Leon de Lange on 082 292 2273 or Andrew Smith on 082 411 6621.

Mpumalanga

2 August: 7th Geldenhuys Bonsmara Production Sale, Belfast. On offer: 30 bulls (2,5 to 3 years old) and 100 female animals. Phone Johan Geldenhuys on 082 324 9633 or Michiel Geldenhuys on 072 191 4325.

6 August: Total Dispersal Sale of Gernick Île de France Stud, Delmas. On offer: 63 ewes with lambs at foot (mostly twins), 39 ewes (in-lamb), 10 commercial ewes (in-lamb), 20 young ewes, 4 stud rams and 23 rams (6 to 18 months). Phone Roelof Heenop on 082 342 1992 or Jan Mostert on 083 306 8408.

17 August
Total Dispersal Sale of Riccor Farming, Davel. On offer: Hereford stud – 15 in-calf heifers and 18 heifers. Commercial cattle – 300 cows (Beefmaster, Charolais and crossbred), as well as 90 heifers and 15 bulls (Beefmaster and Charolais). Phone Dave Harris on 082 573 7979 or Moolman Mentz on 083 229 2500.

North West

10 August: 9th Production Sale of Petana Beefmasters, Wolmaransstad. On offer: 30 bulls and 70 female animals. Phone Johannes de Beer on 082 333 0919 or Peet Koekemoer on 082 773 7389.

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