LOT 58 - MAC HAWK 99H
LOT 36 - MAC HUMMER 36H
LOT 11 - MAC HIGHER ORDER 78H
LOT 119 - MAC HIGH ROAD 251H
LOT 87 - MAC HAWKEYE 3H
LOT 30 - MAC HEARTLAND 92H
LOT 6 - MAC HOME RUN 380H
LOT 14 - MAC HORIZON 171H

MacDonald Ranches Performance Power 2021 Sale

Tuesday, March 9, 2021

Kist Livestock Auction Mandan, ND

Auctioneer: Al Conover

 

136 Salers and Optimizer Bulls $5292

5 Angus Bulls $4650

141 Salers, Optimizer Composite and Angus Bulls $5270

13 Registered Open Salers Heifer Calves $2362

68 Bred Salers and Salers cross commercial bred females $1955

 

Top Selling Bulls:

 

$15,000 for Lot 58, MAC HAWK 99H, a red and homozygous polled purebred Salers bull sired by ECR Hunter 710E and out of a daughter of MAC Anders 29A. Sold interest and full possession to Scattered Spruce Salers of Hairy Hill, AB Canada and Sky West Salers of Red Deer, AB Canada.

 

$12,000 for Lot 36, MAC HUMMER 32H, a homozygous black and homozygous polled 87.5% Salers son of MAC Anders 29A and out of a daughter of MAC Cornerstone 181C. Sold interest and full possession to Donald and Stephen Johnson of Eubank, KY.

 

$10,500 for Lot 23, MAC HAMLET 116H, a red and smooth polled 87.5% Salers son of MAC Essential Force 533E and out of a daughter of MAC Navigator 281N. Sold to Ashley Farms of Voltaire, ND.

 

$10,000 for Lot 11, MAC HIGHER ORDER 78H, a homozygous black and homozygous polled purebred Salers bull sired by MAC Connor 7C and out of a daughter of MAC Centurion 240X. Sold to Doug Lawrence of Whitehorse, SD.

 

$10,000 for Lot 119, MAC HIGH ROAD 251H, a homozygous black and homozygous polled 50% Salers and 50% Angus Optimizer bull sired by MAC Field Day 106F and out of a daughter of Connealy Comrade 1385. Sold interest and full possession to Burkle Farms of Fredonia, ND.

 

$9500 for Lot 87, MAC HAWKEYE 3H, a red and homozygous polled purebred Salers son of MAC Torrington 139T and out of a daughter of MAC Atomic Force 36A. Sold interest and full possession to Ron Rivinius of Streeter, ND.

 

$9000 for Lot 25, MAC HEART RIVER 489H, a red and polled purebred Salers son of MAC Elkhorn 554E and out of a daughter of S Nebraska 330N. Sold to Warren Zenker of Gackle, ND.

 

$9000 for Lot 30, MAC HEARTLAND 92H, a black and homozygous polled purebred Salers son of MAC Anders 29A out of a daughter of MAC Connor 7C. Sold interest and full possession to Bob Faulkner of Saratoga, WY.

 

$9000 for Lot 91, MAC HUSHPUPPY 307H, a red and smooth polled purebred Salers son of ECR First Step 843F out of a daughter of ECR Bowman 449B of 28U. Sold interest and full possession to Jay Wright of Tuscarora, NV.

 

$8500 for Lot 60, MAC HERBERT 109H, a red and homozygous polled purebred Salers son of ECR Hunter 710E out of a daughter of S Nebraska 330N. Sold interest and full possession to Hammond Ranch of Hardin, MT.

 

$8250 for Lot 6, MAC HOME RUN 380H, a homozygous black and homozygous polled purebred Salers son of MAC Connor 7C out of a daughter of OPP Eliminator 038X. Sold interest and full possession to Jacobsen Salers of Sun River, MT.

 

$8000 for Lot 13, MAC HOUSTON 65H, a red and homozygous polled purebred Salers son of MAC Atomic Force 36A out of a daughter of MAC Driftwood 300D. Sold to Brooks Zenker of Gackle, ND.

 

$8000 for Lot 14, MAC HORIZON 171H, a red and homozygous polled purebred Salers son of MAC Atomic Force 36A out of a daughter of Big Sky P Blk Stealth. Sold interest and full possession to Marty Ueland of Cooperstown, ND.

 

$8000 for Lot 56, MAC HEXAGON 326H, a black and homozygous polled purebred Salers son of MAC Decade 140D out of a daughter of MAC Centennial 167C. Sold to Hammond Ranch of Hardin, MT.

 

$8000 for Lot 90, MAC HAGUE 201H, a red and smooth polled purebred Salers son of ECR First Step 843F out of a daughter of ECR Bowman 449B of 28U. Sold to Jay Wright of Tuscarora, NV.

 

 

Top Selling Females:

 

$3200 for Lot 183, MAC HEIRESS 132H, a black polled purebred Salers open yearling heifer sired by MAC Emporer 114E out of a daughter of MAC Anders 29A. Sold to Scattered Spruce Salers of Hairy Hill, AB, Canada.

 

$3200 for Lot 194, MAC HONOR 56H, a black polled 75% Salers open yearling heifer sired by MAC Connor 7C and out of a daughter of MAC Anders 29A. Sold to Rob Bodine of Voltaire, ND.

 

$3000 for Lot 180, MAC HONOR 136H, a black polled purebred Salers open yearling heifer sired by MAC Connor 7C out of a daughter of MAC Anders 29A. Sold to Randy McCoy of Buhl, ID. All proceeds from the sale of this heifer donated to the American Salers Foundation Bill MacDonald Memorial Fund.

 

 

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MacDonald Ranches Performance Power 2021 Sale

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MacDonald Ranches Performance Power 2021 Sale is scheduled to be held on Tuesday, March 9 at Kist Livestock Auction in Mandan, ND.  Selling will be about 170 bulls, including about 90 that are purebred and high percentage Salers and another 70 that are Optimizer composite bulls (Salers in combination with Angus or Red Angus genetics).  The bull selection will be rounded out with about 10 Angus bulls.  Also selling will be 15 open heifer calves selected from the top of our replacement pen and about 115 head of bred Salers and Optimizer females direct from our own cowherd that will sell in groups of 3 to 12 head.

Sale catalogs will be mailed in mid February and the DVD video preview of the sale bulls will be mailed about the last week of February.  You can request a catalog and DVD by clicking here.  Keep checking back on this page for additional information on sale bulls and data on the entire group as it becomes available.

In addition to birth weights, weaning weights and EPD's, other data which will be available on the bulls includes a 100 day gain test, adjusted yearling weights, scrotal measurements and ultrasound measurements for carcass traits. Double-black bulls will be DNA tested for homozygous black genotype and select bulls will be tested for homozygous polled genotype.

The auction will be broadcast live on dvauction.  You can login at dvauction.com to view the sale live on the internet.  To bid on the internet, you will need to apply for bidding approval at least 24 hours prior to the auction.

We offer free delivery anywhere in the U.S. to buyers purchasing five head of bulls or more (does not apply to females, either open or bred).  On purchases of lesser volumes, we guarantee delivery cost will not exceed $500 per head anywhere in the U.S. (again does not apply to females).  We also frequently sell bulls into Canada and are experienced in preparing bulls and females for Canadian export.

If you have any questions or would like to discuss the sale cattle, you can call Will MacDonald's cell at (701) 471-1992.  Dean Pike, fieldman with the American Salers Association, has also seen the sale cattle and will be available at the sale.  His phone number is (303) 810-7605.