Impact of Ada Sale a Great Success
The Impact of Ada Sale took place on Memorial Day, Monday, May 28th at the Lewis County Fairgrounds in Lowville, NY. The hot sun was shining and a large crowd spent the day bidding and enjoying the animals exhibiting the Impact of Ada as they walked the ring. An equally large crowd was present online for the live feed and real-time bidding by HW Productions with a total of 7 lots sold online! The sale ended with an unofficial average of $6,200. (source: holsteinworld.com)
Topping the sale at $49,000 was Lot 1 – BVK Atwood Abrianna-ET, the March 2010 Atwood daughter of 2E-94 DOM Adeen herself and a granddaughter of 2E-94 DOM Ada! Consigned by the Abrianna Syndicate of Uxbridge, ON, and purchased by Butlerview Farm of Chebanse, IL, she is a full sister to BVK Atwood Andrea-ET, the 2nd place Jr. 2-year-old at the 2012 NY Spring International Holstein Show. She sold fresh on May 4, 2012 and ready to hit the ring as a Jr. 2-year-old!
Second high seller for the day was the silky black Lot 83 for $42,500. She is Claquato-RH Elicit-ET, a December 2010 Atwood x EX-91 Lee x 2E-92 Elie Gay followed by 7 more Excellent dams. Elicit was the 2nd place Winter Calf at the 2011 Western National and is a maternal sister to Claquato-RH Escape, the Res. All-Canadian & HHM All-American Fall Calf in 2010 and Nom. All-American & All-Canadian Fall Yearling in 2011. She was consigned by Claquato Farms Inc., N. Berry & J. Kujawa and purchased by Gene Iager.
Rounding out the top three at $18,000 was Lot 25 – 1st choice Seagul-Bay Supersire from 10 transfers due 1/30/13 x VG-88 DOM MS Atlees Shottle Aubry-ET – the only Shottle daughter of the EX-92 GMD DOM Atlee! The choice was consigned by Elite Dairy, Morsan and SPL Midwest Dairy and purchased by Tim Rauen.
Pierstein Top Selection Sale Averages $5,100
The Pierstein Top Selection Sale, in Montmagny, QC on May 25, 2012 averaged $5,100 on the live lots. (source: holsteinworld.com)
Bringing the high bid of the day of $35,000 was MS Del-Hollow Javent—Red-ET (EX-93). Consigned by sale host Pierre Boulet and Dupasquier Holsteins and purchased by Kyle Natzke of Fond du Lac, WI. Fresh in March, her pedigree reveals the following record. 3-01 2x 365 24,334 4.6 1132 3.5 847. Her dam is Willsey Lakeside Jewel-Red (EX-90), then Wiilsey HR Jessica (VG-86), Willsey Sheik Jesse (VG-87) and Wilsey Ned Jessica (EX 3*).
$26,000 was the 2nd highest price of the event was purchased by Ferme Vilmer and consignor Boulet retaining partial ownership on Quality Shottle Fantisy (VG-87). She is a Shottle daughter, out of Quality Gibson Fantisco (3E-94) HM Grand Champion of Haltom-Peel Show 2006. Her next dam is the 5 time All-Canadian and 2 time RWF Grand Champion Quality BC Frantisco (3E-96 16*), then EX 35* Valiant Fran and 4E-94 Chief Faith.
Bringing the 3rd highest price of the sale at $18,800 was MS Chassity Alexa Chanel-ET (VG-86, 2y VG-MS), projected over 22,000 on her 1st lactation. She is an Alexander daughter of Regancrest S Chassity-ET (EX-92 DOM) that is a Shottle daughter out of Regancrest Cinderella (2E-92 GMD DOM) then the well known and highly regarded Regancrest PR Barbie-ET (EX-92 GMD DOM 3*).
Bull selling at auction
During the Holland Masters Sale, on June 29th next, amongst others, a young bull will be auctioned off “live”. That will be Drouner Fraiko RC, a Freddie son out of the very popular bull dam KHW Goldwyn Aiko (from the Altitude family). Fraiko has a genomic index of no less than 2257 gTPI. (source: holsteininternational.com)