The Bush River Jerseys Complete Dispersal wrapped-up a two-day event with a total of 449 head moving through the sale ring. From an 11-year-old cow down to a week old baby, and all ages and stages of cattle in between, the average was $1,379.40.
Over 45 different buyers from 19 different states bought from the sale. (AZ, FL, GA, IA, IL, KY, MD, MO, MS, NC, NY, OH, OK, SC, TN, TX, VA, VT, WI)
The high selling lot of the dispersal sale was BRJ Excitation Bowtie Mint R-7, E-91%. She was third in the 2015 National Jersey Jug Futurity and has several other show ring accolades to her name. For $8000, Mark Erdman of Illinois was able to take this dry cow, due in a few weeks, home.
BRJ Apollo Kathy is a 2-year-old who brought a purchase price of $4600 and was the second high selling lot of the sale. She will find her new home in Missouri, with Kyle Burk.
Third high seller was Crackerjack Shine Kyte Z-25, another 2-year-old. She was sold to Kevin Lutz, North Carolina, for $4300.
JMS thanks the Rick and Tammie Doran family for allowing us to disperse this great production and type herd. They, in turn thank all the supporters, bidders and buyers at the sale and wish you all the very best with your new purchases!