Chester Poll Herefords Results:
Sale Date: April 30 2018
No. Offered: 25
No. Sold: 25
Average Price: $8240
Top Price: $22,000
Name of Top Price Animal: Chester Patrick M119
Sire of Top Price Animal: Days Patrick H37
Purchaser of Top Price Animal: The White Family from Fonthill Melton Mowbray Tasmania
Sale Comments: Chester Poll Herefords held its final Bull Sale on Monday 30th April after 34 years.
It was very well supported and attracted keen bidding throughout the sale from past and new bidders.
The White Family from Fonthill, Melton Mowbray secured the highest priced bull, Chester Patrick M119, for $22,000.
This was a record top-price for a Poll Hereford Bull sold at a Tasmanian Auction. . Aneika and her parents Debbie-Lee and Chris have been long-time supporters of the Chester Bull Sale, paying high prices for bulls at previous sales.
Yavenvale Poll Herefords from NSW purchased 2 Chester Bulls for $19,500.
Scott and Anna Anderson from Killara on Flinders Island have always supported this Poll Hereford sale and this year it was no different. They purchased 4 bulls from both studs to $15,500 for Chester Decker M070.
A new buyer, NJ and MA Monks, paid $10,000 for Chester Enforcer M048 and The Penny family from Frankford bought 2 bulls to $8,000 and Elphinstone Ag from Burnie purchased 4 bulls from both studs to $7,500
The Chester average price was $8,280 which is the highest average for any breed sale in Tasmania this year. 25 bulls were offered and all were cleared. A very pleasing final result for Bruce and Katrina Archer and their sons Andrew and Sam.
Quamby Plains Poll Herefords Results:
Sale Date: April 30 2018
No. Offered: 24
No. Sold: 24
Average Price: $6,500
Top Price: $11,000
Name of Top Price Animal: Quamby Plains Major M903
Sire of Top Price Animal: Allendale Advantage E14
Purchaser of Top Price Animal: ML and SJ Mauric from King Island
Sale Comments: The Quamby Plains Bulls also sold very well- clearing 24 out of 24 bulls . The top price bull, Quamby Plains Major M903, attracted $11,000 by MC and SJ Mauric from King Island who also bought 3 more bulls from both studs. Kevin Towns from Ellendale paid $10,000 for the second top bull, Quamby Plains Massey M880. TG and JE Klug from Flinders Island invested in 4 bulls from Quamby Plains to the top of $6,500.
The average price paid for the Quamby Plains Bulls was $6,500. Another pleasing result for Victoria and Richard Archer.
Chester Patrick M119 – The top priced animal at the Quamby Plains & Chester Poll Herefords Sale, selling for $22,000 to the White Family, Tasmania.