Ascot Lion Heart L305
Sire: ASCOT HALLMARK H147
Dam: ASCOT H148
We are very pleased to have secured Ascot Lion Heart L305 as the new leading sire for the Trio Angus breeding program. He was purchased at the record breaking Ascot Bull Sale in QLD for $70,000 in partnership with Ben Nevis Angus, Walcha. He is a bull that offers a big hindquarter, is easy keeping, with good feet & a pedigree backed by the well respected Millah Murrah female herd. He also sits in the top 1% of the breed for all growth traits & $Indexes. Semen available.
Millah Murrah Maestro M182
Sire: MILLAH MURRAH KLOONEY K42
Dam: MILLAH MURRAH FLOWER K269
We are excited to have secured Maestro, the first Millah Murrah Klooney son to sell in Australia. He was purchased for $50,000, a new record price for a yearling bull. Maestro offers calving ease along with exceptional depth & softness. His maternal strength is flawless, his pedigree contains some of the best cows in the Millah Murrah herd. This includes Prue H4, who has been labelled as the best Te Mania Emperor daughter in Australia. M182s sire sold for $80,000 & is predicted to be one of the most influential bulls in the Angus breed over the coming years. Maestro will be used heavily over the next few years to give our clients the best access to his genetics.
Kidman Precedence K72
Sire: MATAURI REALITY 839
Dam: KIDMAN THELMA H15
K72 was purchased from Kidman Angus at Dubbo. His pedigree combines two great Angus sires in Matauri Reality & Te Mania Emperor. Precedence has an exceptional temperament & offers great calving ease along with added rib & rump fat & fertility. His progeny will be a great way for breeders to access the best genetics in the breed right now.
Texas Mount K2
Sire: KC HAAS GPS
Dam: Texas Undine z183
We saw Mount K2 & his first progeny on one of our trips to Texas Angus. He offers an exceptional pedigree, with his dam being rated as the studs best donor & the Undine family as the strongest female line in their herd. On inspection Mount K2 had a lovely temperament & was very sound. Genetically he offers great calving ease, leading growth & good marbling.
Trio Uproar M7
Sire: BRUIN UPROAR 0070
Dam: TRIO EXPENSIVE E63
We used M7 as he was the standout bull in his cohort & is out of our best cow, Trio Expensive E63. He offers a strong phenotype with plenty of muscle, sound feet & a lovely temperament. Unfortunately we lost his dam shortly after the bush fire but M7 has allowed her genetics to continue through the herd.
MAR Innovation 251
Sire: CONNEALY IMPRESSION
Dam: MAR FINAL KAHUNA
We’re very pleased with the first drop of Innovation progeny coming through. You will notice their incredible body capacity, solid muscling & sound movement. They are also lovely & quiet to handle. Innovation offers great early growth, being in the Top 5% of the breed for 200 & 400 Day Weight & also in the Top 2% for EMA.
Stoney Point Kilbourne K27
Sire: BRUIN UPROAR 0070
Dam: STONEY POINT ECLYPTA D108
K27 was purchased from SA. His pedigree fits straight into our breeding program, being an Uproar son. His first progeny will be offered in our 2017 Bull Sale & they are already displaying plenty of growth & good carcase traits.
The beef industry will change more in the next 10 years than it has in the last 50 years. We’re in good shape. Our breed is well thought of. We have wonderful programs.
Joe Hampton, American Angus Association President