16th Production Sale of Up George Bonsmaras

Highest (bull): R340 000

The highest-priced bull (LAR 11 139), which was sold for R340 000 to Keith Keating.
Photo: Vleissentraal KZN

Wasbank – The Ralfe family held its 16th Annual Production Sale on 4 July, on the farm Up George, Wasbank, in KwaZulu-Natal. A total of 49 bulls and 59 females were sold. The bulls sold at an average price of R61 367. Keith Keating bought the highest-priced bull (LAR 11 139) for R340 000, JE Raubenheimer bought 14 bulls, Gerhard Basson of Komatipoort bought eight bulls, and Okkie Potgieter of Oudtshoorn bought 10 in-calf females. The sale was conducted by Vleissentraal KZN, with Brandon Leer as the auctioneer.