Holstein World’s Wisconsin correspondent, Kathleen O’Keefe, is on site at the Double Impact Sale that is being held today in Barron, WI. The sale features the herds of Indianhead and Kingsmill. Here are some of the high sellers so far! Look for Kathleen’s full report and pictures to be online at www.holsteinworld.com.
Lot 1 – Astrahoe R Gibson Renee-ET, $30,500
Excellent – 93
5-03 3x 365 34,480 3.4 1179 2.9 991
Renee sold open & ready to flush! She is a donor dam averaging 14 #1 embryos on 5 flushes. She herself is a 13th Generation EX Gibson daughter of Pinehurst Royal Rosa-ET (2E-91).
Lot 30 – Indianhead Tripoly-ET, $25,000
Very Good – 88
2-00 3x 323 27,023 4.1 1098 3.2 856
Goldwyn daughter of Indianhead Trilogy (EX-94)! Trilogy was the HM All-American 4-Year-Old in 2004, Jr. All-American 4-Year-Old the same year and was also Nom. Jr. All-American as a 3-year-old. Behind her is a 3E-92 Milan and then C Alanvale Inspiration Tina (2E-95 GMD DOM) – 2x Res. All-American Aged Cow 1995 & 1996.
Lot 24 – Indianhead Caramel-Red, $17,000
Excellent – 90
3-11 3x 272 26,622 3.4 894 3.2 841 Inc.
9th generation EX!
Caramel is an Advent daughter of Indianhead Rubens Ruby-Red (EX-90). Next dam is the EX-92 Indianhead Raquel, followed by Sellcrest No Rachel-Red (3E-94 GMD) 2x Res. Grand Champion World Dairy Expo R&W Show.
Lot 14 – Indianhead Adve Star-Red-ET, $14,000
Potential 7th generation VG or EX
Due May 21 to Indianhead Rebel-Red
An Advent daughter of Miss Rubens Starrose-Red-ET (EX-92), followed by Leader Redrose (EX-90) and then Blackrose (3E-96 GMD DOM)!
Lot 114 – Kingsmill Ashlyns Avril-ET, $12,000
A 4/08 Stormatic heifer from the 2E-96 GMD DOM Ashlyn herself! The heifer has already been flushed and produced 9 #1 embryos by Ares.
Lot 21 – Indianhead Adv Rambunctious *RC, $11,500
Very Good – 88
Potential 9th generation EX
Advent daughter from an EX-91 Rubens – she’s milking 90 lbs/day. Rambunctious is a Sr. 3-year-old for the summer and is entered in the 2009 WI Futurity. Behind the Rubens is Indianhead Rennaisance-ET (EX-92) and then Sellcrest No Rachel-Red (3E-94 GMD).