Spring Bull Sale 2018

WEDNESDAY 5th SEPTEMBER 2018

HILLGROVE, BOOROWA NSW | 1pm Auction

In the preparation of these bulls I believe there are two things that separate our bulls from others in the breed. Firstly, each bull is given a full veterinary supervised serving test. This is a demanding and time-consuming process but critical for understanding each bull’s ability to serve.

Secondly, we focus on making these cattle true to type by not supplementary feeding them. Despite the tough season we have minimised supplementary feeding of the sale bulls to approximately six weeks during the Autumn period where they were fed with DDG pellets. No bulls at Kenny’s Creek have been fed on whole white cotton seed. Beyond this they have been fed exclusively on grass and it was only due to the challenging climatic conditions that we undertook the DDG pellet feeding. In doing this these bulls are ready for joining in spring.

In the sale we have 29 lots bred by Kenny’s Creek Angus using artificial insemination, these include Kenny’s Creek H16, H147, K2 and J223. All of these bulls display a balance of growth and carcase which we prize in our stud and commercial herd.

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Lot 34 . KENNY'S CREEK K250 M652 (HBR)

  • ANIMAL ID: NDIM652
  • DOB: 24/09/2016
  • GENETIC STATUS: AMFU, NHFU, CAFU, DDFU

A high IMF son out of K250, suitable of heifer joinings. A stable pedigree, dam being an ET daughter by B1 out of a Leachman Boomtime cow.

BIRTH GROWTH FERTILITY CARCASE
  DIR
(%)
DTRS
(%)
GL
(days)
BWT
(kg)
200
(kg)
400
(kg)
600
(kg)
MWT
(kg)
Milk
(kg)
SS
(cm)
DC
(days)
CWT
(kg)
EMA
(sq.cm)
Rib
(mm)
Rump
(mm)
RBY
(%)
IMF
(%)
EBV 0.9 2.1 -6.2 4.5 48 82 107 91 19 82 -5.1 62 2.7 0.9 1 -1.5 3.1
Acc 0.54 0.41 0.69 0.69 0.67 0.65 0.66 0.62 0.46 0.6 0.37 0.59 0.56 0.61 0.58 0.53 0.56
TRAITS OBSERVED BWT, Genomics
INDEX VALUES
Angus Breeding Domestic Heavy Grain Heavy Grass Heavy
113 104 123 107
STRUCTURAL ASSESSMENTS
F R F R Hind Rear SN 1-5 Muscle Temp
7 6 7 7 5 6 5 C 2
NDIK250 Kenny's Creek Grade Up K250 (AI)   Thomas Grade Up 6849  
Kenny’s Creek H371 (AI)  
NDIH776 Kenny’s Creek Mittagong H776 (AI) (ET)   Te Mania Berkley B1 (AI)  
Kenny’s Creek Mittagong E133 (AI) (ET)  

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