Average Age: 12-13 months
Average Weight: 600.4kg
This year's sale will take place on Thursday March 8th at 11.00am.
See below for the catalogue, graph of average EBVs and sale day supplementary sheet.
There will be 33 bulls offered by sires including Pathfinder Genesis, Thomas Up River, EF Complement, SAV Bruiser, Prime Juggernaut J15 and Prime Katapault K1.
Please contact us for details.
Prime Genesis N8
Perfect spread of EBV's for Prime.
Top 5% calving ease together with top 1% for carcase weight, all growth and all indeces.
Prime Katapault N78.
Docile, soft, easy doing with calving ease and all growth EBV’s in the top 5% of the breed to add to the appeal.
Prime Juggernaut N42
Third full brother to sell. EMA and RBY in the top 5%.
Each Thursday until the bull sale we will be showcasing one bull which will be sold on sale day, beginning with...
Prime Juggernaut N77
Dam: Prime Zandy K80
Full brother, Prime Juggernaut M11, sold at last year's sale.
Weaned at 504kg on the 23rd of December 2017.
Exceptional phenotype, excellent growth and carcase traits.
Prime Up River N24
Dam: Prime Rocklyn K85
His 400 day growth EBV is in the top 4%, his ABI is in the top 6% and his RBY is in the top 10%.
He exemplifies the superb shape and muscling of our Up River bulls.
Prime Complement N10
Lot number: 21
EF Complement sons exemplify Prime’s breeding objectives of high growth with calving ease and carcase traits.
Out of a first calving Juggernaut heifer, N10 weighed 532kg at 11.5 months and has calving ease in the top 12% of the breed. He also had an impressive eye muscle scan of 96 square centimetres.
Prime Index N14
Lot number: 20
We chose VAR Index because it combines calving ease with explosive growth and high carcase merit.
N14 is displaying that magic combination too. He has an ABI of 139, putting him in the top 5%. His raw scan data was a highlight in his contemporary group with an EMA of 101 square centimetres and an IMF of 5.4% at 11.5 months. Four weeks after weaning, N14 weighed 530kg, a big effort for his first-calving Emperor dam.
Prime Up River N33
Lot number: 7
Emblematic of our focus at Prime. Calving ease in the top 1%. 200 and 400 day growth in the top 5%. Top 5% in all indices. Powerful and muscular.
Prime Index N58
Lot number: 5
Large framed, impressive phenotype, very positive fats. Out of a beautiful Emperor dam, K32.
Pictured below are four dams of bulls who will be sold in the 2018 bull sale.
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