May 18th: Oakfield Corners Spring Sensation Sale. Oakfield, NY. Click Here to View the Online Catalog!
May 25th: Jon-Lu Holsteins Complete Dispersal. Intercourse, PA. Click Here to View the Online Catalog!
June 4th: Hollow-Ridge Holsteins Complete Dispersal. Gordonville, PA. Click Here to View the Online Catalog!
June 8th: Woodcrest Bridge to Excellence Sale. Lisbon, NY.
July 20th: The New York Summer Picnic Sale, hosted by Currie Holsteins. Tully, NY.
Sept. 19th: Frey Dairy Farms, Inc. Complete Milking Herd & Bred Heifer Dispersal. Conestoga, PA.
Sept. 26th: Bud Ranch Holsteins Complete Dispersal. Homer, NY.
Oct. 26th: The New York Holstein Harvest Sale. Ithaca, NY.
Nov. 2nd: Ridgedale Farm Sale. Sharon Springs, NY.
April 26th: Woodmansee Holsteins & Friends Select Sale. Chatham, NY. Sale Average: $2,815 on 93 Full Lots.
April 13th: NY International Spring Holstein Sale. Syracuse, NY. Sale Average: $6,847 on 88 Full Lots.
April 12th: NY State Colored Breeds Dairy Sale. Syracuse, NY.
April 9th: PBR Farm Complete Dispersal. Sprakers, NY. Sale Average: $1,231 on 144 Full Lots.
April 6th: Cobleskill Dairy Fashions Sale. Cobleskill, NY. Sale Average: $2,171 on 87 Full Lots.
April 5th: Past-Present-Futures Sale. Intercourse, PA. Sale Average: $2,917 on 116 Full Lots.
March 26th: Carl-A Farm Dispersal. Pitman, PA. Sale Average: $2,295 on 128 Full Lots.
March 22nd: Windswept Holsteins Complete Dispersal. Rocky Mount, VA. Sale Average: $1,496 on 104 Full Lots.
Jan. 17th, 2013: The New York Convention ET Sale. Batavia, NY.
The NY ET Convention Sale held on Thursday, January 17th in Batavia, NY saw 33 full lots sell for an average of $6,850.00 and a total gross sale of $254,650.00 with embryo packages included. The sale is always one of the highlights of the annual NY Convention with great participation from bidders in the crowd as well as phone bids handled by Rick Verbeek, Tom Harkenrider, Dan Brandt and Patricia Gifford. Dave Rama handled the gavel and Horace Backus presented pedigrees and updated information.
Topping the sale at $15,500.00 was lot 5, an October ’12 Mogul daughter with a GTPI +2314 +$759NM. Her dam, EX-91 Bolton Money! She sold to Ideal Dairy of Hudson Falls. Selling for $12,000.00 were two lots; Lot 4 a choice by MAS from a Facebook daughter w/GTPI +2295 and full brother the #2 GTPI sire of the breed. This choice sold to Ron and Jeff Sleeth and Chris Clarke of Canada. The other $12,000.00 lot was lot 10, selling to Jonathan and Alicia Lamb, a Moonboy w/GTPI +2346. Consigned by Select Sires the dam is a fresh Hero that looks special. Other lots selling for $10,000 or more included Lot 1 for $11,000.00 to Clear Echo Farm; Lot 2 sold to Andy Carter for $10,200.00
In addition to the choices and calves that were offered, a number of embryo packages sold as high as $950.00 per embryo. Buyers from four countries and seven states participated! The sale was managed by The Cattle Exchange and Sponsored by NY Holstein Association. Congratulations to all buyers and to consignors as well!