Cattle for Sale
Don't miss our Private Treaty Offering of Salers, Salers/Angus Optimizer and Angus bulls. We also have Angus, Salers Optimizer and South Devon Bulls selling at Midland Bull Test.
Private Treaty Bulls Available - Our Purebred and Optimizer Salers bulls and our South Devon and South Devon/Angus bulls are available. We have an outstanding set of bulls for sale private treaty out of some top sires and some tremendous cows. We'll keep these calves until spring at no extra charge on all purchases paid in full. Give us a call for more information on the offering we have available. Jim Doubet (303) 840-4590 or my cell - (303) 638-2625. The Cattlemen's Best Resource for calving ease and performance. You'll love their maternal superiority and unmatched longevity.
Here are some of our Salers/Angus Optimizer Private Treaty Bulls Available:
One of our Private Treaty Angus Bulls:
We'll again have bulls selling in the annual Midland Bull Test Sale in April of 2011. Here are a few of the South Devon bulls selling:
Past Sale Offerings:
A big Thank You to Z7 Bar Ranch of Pawhuska, Oklahoma, for their private treaty purchase of some outstanding Salers females in 2010. Thanks Debbie and Mark. We wish you the best with the new additions.
FLASH! - One of the females sold to Z7 Bar recently was the dam of their High Selling Salers Heifer Calf lot for $4000 at their Fall Production Sale! Congratulations Debbie and Mark and Best of Luck to the Maze Family on your new purchase.
Salers Supreme, December 2010 at the Midland Bull Test Facility, Columbus, Montana.
Thanks to Goddard Cattle Company and Rugg Ranch for their purchases of our Optimizer bulls at the 2008 Salers Supreme Sale.
Two of our 2007 consignments to Salers Supreme:
Lot 8 - MJB Titan One 250T
Thanks go to Dan and Teresa Kohls, K Bar K Cattle Company, Minnesota, on the purchase of this tremendous Homozygous Black, Polled Purebred Herdsire! We'll have calves coming in 2010 out of this great calving ease bull.
Lot 29 - MJB True Seeker 128T
Thanks to Larry and Linda Scott, S-Bar Salers, Missouri for their purchase of this outstanding red heifer!
Big Country Breeders, December 2011 at the Midland Bull Test Facility, Columbus, Montana
We are offering fall and long yearling South Devon bulls at the Big Country Sale. An elite genetic pool makes up our fall South Devon herd. You'll have the opportunity to purchase the consistent performance available from our South Devon herd. The last 6 out of 7 years South Devons have been the 1st or 2nd High Selling breed at Midland Bull Test. Call Jim Brown at (406) 639-2569 for more information.
Salers - Midland Bull Test, April 6, 2011
- at the test facility near Columbus, Montana. Don't miss our consignments! Three outstanding sons of OPP Frontier 771T, a former Midland Bull Test graduate - a high marbling, high gaining bull with tremendous milk. We have the High ADG Green Tag (low birth weight) Salers bull in 2011.
We had the honor of having the World Champion Pen of PB & FB Salers Bulls in 2005 and the World Champion Pen of PB & FB Bulls in 2006 with our herdsire TSB Polled Grizzly 39M. Consistent performance in consecutive years - a feat that is hard to accomplish with the tops coming out of herds from across the U.S. Salers cattle offer unmatched quality traits for range cows including calving ease, calf vigor, weaning performance, maternal abilities and longevity. Plus the added benefit of efficiency, health and performance in the feedyard with grade and yield on the rail.
Past Results - We had the highest gaining Salers bull on test at Midland at the conclusion of the 2007 test. His data is tremendous across the board. Thanks to Deichmann Livestock for their purchase of MJB Vision 240S.
We also have one of the highest marbling bulls in the sale - Lot 980 - with a 4.35%IMF to ratio 134.
Lot 976 an Opportunity son is leading the pack with an ADG of 4.50 to ratio 133 on gain. A 14.2 REA and a 119 ratio on Marbling!
Lot 978 a W Power Boss 203P son gained 3.46 ADG to ratio 102. A 12.8 REA with a 117 %IMF ratio.
Lot 979, a W Power Boss 203P son had a 3.67 ADG to ratio 108. 13.0 REA and 3.16 %IMF.
Lot 980, a BC Emblazon son gained 3.56 ADG during the 120 day test to ratio 105. A 12.9 REA with a 134 Marbling ratio(4.35 %IMF)!
Lot 981, a son of Independence finished the test with a 3.58 ADG to ratio 106. A 14.7 REA with 3.24 Marbling!
The top three bulls from MJB average a 3.92 ADG, while all 5 of our bulls that sold in the sale April 4th have an ADG of 3.75 to ratio an average 111. All 5 bulls selling have an average WDA of 3.29, a Midland Bull Test Index of 109.4 and a 36 cm scrotal circumference.
South Devon - Midland Bull Test, April 7, 2011 - at the test facility near Columbus, Montana. Don't miss our outstanding set of South Devon Bulls!
Our high percentage spring-born South Devon bulls are again being offered through the Midland Bull Test annual sale. In 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009 and again in 2010 we took home some of the top awards with performance from our top South Devon bulls. You won't want to miss our consignments for the 2011 sale. We have the High ADG and WDA Sire Groups and High ADG and WDA Individual Bulls with sons of MJB Romeo 125R!
South Devon cattle are the most tender beef breed as tested by the US Meat Animal Research Center in Clay Center, Nebraska, and many of our beef customers! South Devon are an English breed that marbles like many Angus and Red Angus, yet yield like a 1/2 blood Continental. Recently, they had the largest average ribeye area of all the breeds at Midland 4 years running. We will also be offering a selection of fall-born bulls at the Big Country Breeders Annual Sale in December at the Midland Bull Test Facility near Columbus.
Past Results! - Our South Devon bulls did great at Midland 2007!!!
We had the top sire group for Average Daily Gain and WDA with our Hustler 810H sons.
MJB also has the #2 Sire Group for ADG and WDA with our Royal Lad 21 sons.
Lot 1176, a black, polled fullblood is the High ADG bull on test at 4.77 pounds per day to ratio 147.
Lot 1168, a red polled fullblood gained 3.98 ADG to ratio 122.
Lot 1173, a red, polled 87.5% bull gained 3.93 ADG with a ratio of 121.
The High WDA bull is also owned by MJB.
Lot 1199, a red polled son of Apollo has a WDA of 3.68 and gained 4.48 on test to ratio 141.
Angus - Midland Bull Test, April 8, 2011 - at the test facility near Columbus, Montana. Don't miss our outstanding set of Angus Bulls! We had the High Efficiency Montana Angus Bull in 2009.
We will be offering a select group of replacement heifers available for sale private treaty. We have a select group of Salers and Salers Optimizer heifers available and another offering of South Devon females and South Devon/Angus females available. Give us a call or drop us a note for more information.
Special thanks to West Hills Ranch and Long Livestock for their purchases in 2008. Another great big Thank You to West Hills Ranch on their purchase of an outstanding set of females in 2009. And thanks again to Long Livestock in 2010.