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.
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.
Ellingson Scotsman 0010
Sire: TC Aberdeen 759
Dam: EA Blackbird 8844
We inspected Scotsman during a recent trip to the US. His sire, TC Aberdeen, bred very well for our clients in the past and Scotsman was just the bull we were looking for to take his place. He offers good calving ease traits, being in the top 3% of the breed for low birth weight and top 1% for short gestation length. Scotsman sons were the top sire group last time we offered them in our sale.
Millah Murrah Loch Up L133
Sire: THOMAS UP RIVER 1614
Dam: MILLAH MURRAH BRENDA H49
We will be one of the very first studs in Australia to be offering Loch Up sons. He has a lot to offer, being in the Top 1% for all growth traits, Top 2% for Carcase Weight, Top 6% for $ABI & $DOM & $GRS. He’s also backed by a solid pedigree with his maternal line going back to the great matriarch, Millah Murrah Brenda Y33. We secured semen immediately after we inspected the bull, he then went on to sell for $85,000 to Ascot Angus.
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