The Moore family of Blarney Stone Bonsmaras hosted a successful 8th annual multi-breed sale in Maclear on 17 August. Buyers could select from 44 Sussex, Bonsmara, Brangus and Charolais bulls.

The top priced bull came under the hammer for R64 000 and an auction average of R36 400 was achieved.

Auction report:

Top priced bulls:

R64 000 – Fairbridge Brangus, Languitsig Brangus, L du Toit.

R60 000 – Blarney Stone Bonsmaras, CJ Scheppel.

R57 000 – Fairbridge Brangus, W Rieger.


Breed averages:

R39 625 – Fairbridge Brangus

R38 200 – Inglewood Brangus

R36 333 – Blarney Stone Bonsmaras

R31 500 – Lehana’s Pass Sussex

R29 666 – Fairbridge Charolais

– The Reporter