Auction calendar: May 2015

Eastern Cape

6 May: Cathcart Video Weaner Sale, Cathcart Country Club. On offer: 2 500 pre-conditioned weaners. Catalogue and photos available online at www.sheard.co.za. Phone Ian Sheard on 082 410 1712.


Limpopo

5 May
Limpopo Beefmaster Breeders Group Production Sale, Bela-Bela. On offer: 25 stud bulls, 45 stud females, and 60 commercial females. Phone Hardus Steenkamp on 083 653 5610 or Jan Schoeman on 082 458 4158.

6 May
O-La-La Boerdery Game Dispersal Sale, Roedtan. On offer: ‘king’, ‘golden’ and blue wildebeest, ‘black’ and ‘red’ impala, and trophy game. Phone Christiaan de Jager on 082 569 3359 or Willem Grobler on 083 655 0024.

7 May

Total Dispersal Sale, Warmbaths. On offer: 450 Bonsmara cattle. Phone Flip van der Merwe on 082 641 3772 or Carel Chalmers on 082 896 9586.

7 May
Les Schulze-Bronrich Bonsmara Production Sale, Ohrigstad. On offer: 30 bulls and 30 female animals. Phone Les Schulze
on 082 495 3062 or Nemesia Grobler on 082 683 1056.

8 May
Total Dispersal Sale of Ducron Bonsmara Stud, Roedtan. On offer: 80 + 80 SP cows and calves (3-in-1), 20 SP in-calf cows, 10 SP heifers with bulls, two SP stud bulls, and nine SP young bulls. Phone Mike Killassy on 082 378 8112 or Hendrik van der Walt on 083 628 9301.

14 May

Hufeisen Brahman Commercial Sale, Vaalwater. On offer: 50 in-calf cows, 50 open heifers (18 months), 20 weaners and 15 bulls (two to three years). Phone Marnitz Beukes on 076 534 3908 or Jan Smit on 083 230 3596.


KwaZulu-Natal

2 May
10th Kraupner/Du Preez Mooi Nguni Sale, Mooi River. On offer: 100 female animals and 12 bulls. Phone Collin Borgen on 083 776 4956 or John du Preez on 076 404 4180.

13 May
Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife Game Sale, Durban. On offer: Live sale – 15 nyala bulls, 175 nyala females, 24 white rhino, and 10 blue wildebeest bulls. Catalogue sale – 239 blesbok, 75 springbok, 80 warthog, 41 kudu, 208 zebra, 6 white rhino, 420 blue wildebeest, 179 impala, 12 giraffe, 127 red hartebeest, and hippo (TBA). Phone Rahman Devduth on 082 898 5306.

North West

5 May
12th Stefmar & Jacmar Simbra Production Sale, Klerksdorp. On offer: 25 bulls, 80 cows – majority with calves (14, 3-in-1), 10 in-calf heifers and 100 commercial cows with calves or calves at foot. Phone Fanie Maré on 082 801 7314 or Jaco Maré on 082 388 4294.

6 May
6th Production Sale of Skatkis Bonsmaras, Vryburg. On offer: 35 registered bulls and 200 commercial females (all production stages). Phone Chris Visser on 082 410 6146 or Albertus Venter on 083 336 0464.

28 May

Loriza Brahman Sale, Zeerust. On offer: 100 bulls and 350 females. Phone Louis Meyer on 082 925 3829 or Clive Gardner on 082 892 8430.

Gauteng

7 May
Total Dispersal Sale, Krugersdorp. On offer: catalogue game – 350 blesbok, 50 springbok, 40 impala, 50 red hartebeest, 400 black wildebeest, 110 zebra, 110 eland, 30 ostriches, 55 blue wildebeest, 30 waterbuck, 70 gemsbok, and 30 ‘white’ blesbok. Phone Hendrik Nel on 082 491 8289 or Vic Mouton on 082 829 7338.

Free State

1 May
World Boer Goat Show Sale, Bloemfontein. On offer: 37 Boer goat rams, 76 Boer goat ewes, nine Kalahari Red rams and 18 Kalahari Red ewes. Phone Mario Kruger on 079 497 6015 or SA Boer Goat Breeders’ Society on 051 633 3744.

5 May

10th Evenbreed Breeders Sale, Frankfort. On offer: 500 Dohne Merino ewes, 495 Bonsmara and Bonsmara-cross cattle, and 1 000 Merino ewes. Phone Eddie Muller on 082 926 2219 or Danie de Wet on 082 772 4537.

6 May
Kobus Pretorius Sale, Rouxville. On offer: 200 Bonsmara cows, 170 calves, 13 open Bonsmara heifers, eight Bonsmara bulls, 13 blesbuck, 40 springbok, and four riding horses. Phone Jakob van der Walt on 082 493 6288 or Hendrik de Kock on 073 523 3794.

7 May
Sale of the Greys, Kroonstad. On offer: Brahmans – 100 in-calf heifers, 15 in-calf/calf at foot cows, and three
herd sires. Phone Burnie Staal on 082 463 0358 or Wayne Porter on 082 821 9379.

9 May
Total Dispersal Sale of Rankin Boran, Kroonstad. On offer: four SP bulls, 60 SP female animals (in various production stages), and 15 female animals (not under the auspices). Phone Lodewyk Kock on 084 800 8835 or Johan Prinsloo on 082 776 1515.

28 May
Sentraal Streek Brangus Sale, Parys. On offer: 50 registered bulls and 80 female animals. Phone Salty de Villiers on 073 816 4956 or Jan Mostert on 083 306 8408.

Mpumalanga

27 May
34th Buffalo Valley Drakensberger Sale, Carolina. On offer: 50 three-year-old bulls (veld-tested), 60 registered female animals (three to seven years old) with calf or in-calf, and 70 three-year-old heifers with calf or in-calf. Phone Faans Jacobs on 082 777 7735 or Moolman Mentz on 083 229 2500.
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