*100 of 102 bulls sold to $130,000, av $10,700
A BOUYANT beef industry and a super sire genetics drove the top price to $130,000 at the 2021 Lawson Angus Victoria and NSW combined yearling spring sale.
11085 bBLJ & RM Hoare
Top was an AI son of elite sire, GAR Momentum, Lawsons Rocky R4010, which was bought by a syndicate of northern NSW breeders and a local Yea breeder – Gilmandyke, Dunoon, Kelly and Knowla Angus for the bull that was part of the NSW offering.
Described as having the potential to be an elite stud sire, the August 2020-drop bull’s highlight figures on Group Breedplan EBVs was +5.2 intramuscular fat (IMF), +11.6 eye muscle area (EMA) and a Heavy Grain Index (GRN) of 192. The bull also had figures of 54 kilograms at 200 days,…