Bull sale eclipses $5k average

The Neilsen Cattle Company of Willowbrook, SK held their 29th annual Charolais bull sale Monday.

The sale, held at the ranch near Willowbrook which Mike and Joanne Neilson moved to 11-years ago from Ontario, saw 33 bulls pass under the gavel of auctioneer Chris Poley.

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The 33 two-year old Charolais bulls sold for a gross of $169,750, which is an average of $5150.

The top seller was ‘NCC Cadillac 53E’ which went to Brian and Marcus Bauer, of Calder, SK. for $8000.

Circle H Farms, of Devlin ON purchased ‘NCC Billings 23E’ and ‘NCC Ninetynine 32E’ for $6500 apiece.

Matador Pasture, Kyle, SK. purchased ‘NCC Cadillac 120E’ for $6500. Matador was also volume buyer at the sale, taking home six bulls.

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