2018 Weebollabolla Bull Sale Results

 The $14,000 top price bull with vendor Jen Jeffreys, buy Spencer Morgan, The Grove, Meandarra, Queensland, auctioneer Paul Dooley, and Bob Jamieson Agencies agent Keiran Te Velde.

The $14,000 top price bull with vendor Jen Jeffreys, buy Spencer Morgan, The Grove, Meandarra, Queensland, auctioneer Paul Dooley, and Bob Jamieson Agencies agent Keiran Te Velde.

A NEW bulk buyer and the return of repeat commercial bull clients from as far as Tasmania saw prices pushed to $14,000 at the Weebollabolla Shorthorns Annual Bull Sale at Moree on Friday 14th September 2018.

All but four of the reduced 71 bull offering from the Munro family were sold at auction for a 94 per cent clearance and an average of $5925. 

It was the second lot of the day, Weebollabolla Manchee M327, who topped the catalogue offering when he was secured for $14,000 by the Morgan family, The Grove, Meandarra, Queensland, who also purchased the top priced sire last year.

Manchee M327 was a son of Yamburgan Ossie G10 out of Weebollabolla Dairy F369 with estimated breeding value (EBV) Index figures in the top five per cent and calving ease figures of +2.7, the top 10 per cent for the breed. 

The 852 kilogram sire had P8 and Rib fat depths of 13 and seven millimetres, an eye muscle area of 128sq cm and an intramuscular fat score of 6.3 per cent. 

Among the buyers on the day was new client, the Campbell family, Currawarra, Mitchell, Queensland, who secured 11 bulls averaging $4000. 

The Wagner family, Winnaleah, Tasmania, travelled to the sale to secure four bulls averaging $8500. 

The sale was conducted by Elders and Bob Jamieson Agencies with Paul Dooley as auctioneer.

Article courtesy of The Land - Lucy Kinbacher

51st Annual Bull Sale - Friday 14th Sept

2018 Sale Bulls after scanning today, 6th September.

They have been running as one large contemporary mob. Temperament is excellent.

Lots 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 14, 15, 24, 25, 28, 31, 49 and 59 tested homozygous polled. Further poll tests available by sale day.

Catalogue online: http://www.weebollabolla.com.au/sales-1/ 

Email: Jen Jeffreys
Phone: Weebollabolla Office, Cheryl on 02 6752 2319

50th Annual Bull Sale

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WEEBOLLABOLLA
82 Shorthorn Bulls for sale

Friday 22 September 2017, 1pm moree nsw

Catalogue online: http://www.weebollabolla.com.au/sales-1/ (Scroll Down)
Catalogue posted: w/c 21 August 2017
Bulls filmed and footage 2 September 2017: http://www.weebollabolla.com.au/sales-1/ (Scroll Down)
Supplementary Information: 11 September 2017 http://www.weebollabolla.com.au/s/Weebollabolla-2017-Supplementary-Information-xs53.pdf

Email: Jen Jeffreys
Phone: Weebollabolla Office, Cheryl on 02 6752 2319


FIELD DAY – Monday 31 July

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WEEBOLLABOLLA 'TAKING IT TO THE NEXT LEVEL' FIELD DAY

Weebollabolla field day was a great success thank you to speakers and attendees. Take home messages:

Sam Newsome, Newsome Ag
'Trade secrets: What do the top 20% of producers all have in common'

Know what is driving your 3 key profit drivers in your business- overheads, income and gross margins

Sarah Strachan, MLA
'How can carcase feedback improve performance'

Non compliance is a massive cost to industry, use myMSA to benchmark your cattle's performance

Andrew McDonald, NH Foods
'Australian Shorthorn Weebollabolla est. 1873 - what’s the deal'

Building strong relationships is key to a healthy business

Tom Bull, Lambpro
'Redesigning Sheep for Profits and Markets - what can the cattle sector learn'

The importance of identifying what facilitates profitability in breeding programs- genetics and markets

Jen Jeffreys, Weebollabolla

Spoke of the relevance to all speakers and what Weebollabolla genetics are offering clients now and in the future

Bull Inspections still welcome

E: jen.munro@weebollabolla.com.au

P: Ross Becker 0409 086 347

P: Weebollabolla Office Cheryl 02 6752 2319