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2013-2014 Sale Review

A bright, chilly day greeted the crowds of cattle producers who attended the 42nd Annual Utah Beef Improvement Association Performance Bull Test Sale held March 15, 2014 at Producers Auction in Salina, Utah.  Ninety-one bulls, representing five breeds and two composite categories from 29 different Utah, Colorado and Nevada seedstock operations sold for an average of $3,489.12.


High selling bulls for the various breeds were:

Low Birth Weight division Black Angus

UBIA #150 sold by Oldroyd Angus, Vernal, Utah was purchased by Chad Richard of Rooseveltl, Utah for $5,750.
Red Angus

UBIA #13 from Lyle Taylor of Vernal, Utah sold to Keith Larsen from Huntington, Utah for $4,400.

Top Hat Farms offered the top-selling Simmental bull, UBIA #198 which sold to Lynn Swenson of Spanish Fork, Utah for $4,750.

The top-selling Charolais bull, UBIA #46 was offered by Mower Charolais from Altamont, Utah and sold to the David Murray Trust from LaPoint, Utah for $3,500.

Top Hat Farms sold two Simm-Angus bulls that tied for top-selling honors amongst Composite bulls, with both bulls garnering $5,750.  UBIA #59 sold to Hudson Pines/Hayes Ranch of Wilsall, Montana, and UBIA #58 sold to Stan Smith of Lehi, Utah.
Growth division Black Angus:

Lisonbee Angus of Roosevelt, Utah sold the top-seller in the Growth division of Black Angus bulls, UBIA #109, which sold to Paul McPherson of Nephi, Utah for $7,500.

The top-selling Hereford bull, UBIA #173 was offered by Doug Hall Family Herefords from Fruita, Colorado and sold to Tyson Murray of LaPoint, Utah for $5,000.


The members  and officers of the Utah Beef Improvement Association thank all those who supported this years’ test and sale and hope you will be with us again next year as we offer you a new crop of performance tested bulls designed to help your bottom line.




This Year's Top Performers

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Producer of
the Year

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Lisonbee Seedstock producer of the year

The UBIA is proud to recognize Jim Lisonbee as the Seedstock Producer of the Year.


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