March 18th, 2017 @ New Richmond, WI
The Willows Edge Holsteins Dispersal 2017 took place March 18th in New Richmond, WI, averaging $3,166 on 165 lots before a large crowd. Topping the sale at $37,500 was Willows Edge Real Mink-Red, recently fresh, the 2015 Unanimous R&W All-American Winter Calf.
Willows Edge Holsteins Dispersal 2017
The Willows Edge Holsteins Dispersal 2017 will take place March 18th at the farm in New Richmond, WI. Details of the sale will be available here on Cowsmo!The Willows Edge–Holsteins Dispersal 2017 will take place March 18th at the farm in New Richmond, WI. Details of the sale will be available here on Cowsmo!The Willows Edge— Holsteins Dispersal 2017 will take place March 18th at the farm in New Richmond, WI. Details of the sale will be available here on Cowsmo! View the Willows Edge Website
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The Willows Edge Holsteins Dispersal 2017 took place March 18th at the farm in New Richmond, WI. The herd, owned by Henk & Bonnie VanDyk, has been a perennial showring contender, founded on strong cow families. The sale took place before a standing-room only crowd, averaging $3,166 on 165 lots, not including embryos.
Topping the sale at $37,500 was Lot 46, the 2015 Unanimous R&W All-American Winter Calf, Willows Edge Real Mink-Red. Mink, fresh earlier this month, was also nominated All-American R&W Winter Yearling in 2016. She is a Reality daughter from an EX91-2E Advent, followed by an EX93-2E Rubens and then 7 generations of EX & VG dams. She was purchased by Kyle Knutsen & Bonnie Van Dyk, WI.
Second high seller of the day was Lot 8, selling for $9,300. Willows Edge GD Frankie is a VG88 Golden Dreams from an EX91 AltaIota daughter of Willows Edge Bolton Flicker WX94-2E-GMD, with 8 more generations of EX & VG GMD cows following. Frankie will make her new home with Mike Garrow, NY.
The third high seller at $9,000 was Lot 30, Budjon-JK Atwd Eyeshadow-ET VG87. Eyeshadow is an Atwood daughter of Budjon-JK Storm Emily-ET EX92-2E-DOM, the 2005 Reserve All-American Senior 3 Year Old; followed by Linjet Eileen EX96-4E-GMD-DOM, the 2007 All-American 5 Year Old, with five more generations of EX dams from the Elegance family. She was also purchased by Mike Garrow, NY.
Lot 91 brought the fourth high price of the day at $8,100. Willows Edge GD Jasmine-WET VG87 is a Golden Dreams from an EX93 Sanchez daughter of Valleyville Lheros Jenn EX94-12*, the 2008 All-American & All-Canadian Senior 3 Year Old. Jasmine will also be heading to New York, purchased by Mike Garrow.
Two lots commanded prices of $7,500. Willows Edge Airlift Fallon VG85 sold as Lot 24 to Mike Garrow, NY. She is an Airlift out of a VG86 Bolton from an EX92-3E-GMD-DOM Outside followed by an EX92-3E-GMD-DOM Skychief, with six more generations of EX & VG GMD cows following.
Also selling for $7,500 to Golden Oaks Farm, IL was Lot 23, Willows Edge Gold Feona. Feona is an August 2015 Goldwyn, bred to Doorman, out of an EX92-3E-GMD-DOM Outside followed by an EX92-3E-GMD-DOM Skychief, with six more generations of EX & VG GMD cows following.
Rounding out the top six high prices of the day was Lot 157, selling for $7,400. Willows Edge Dundee Impulse EX91 is out of a VG88 Goldwyn daughter of Willows Edge Linjet Icon EX94-2E, followed by an EX94-4E Skybuck and two more EX dams. She was purchased by Richard Denier, CA.
Sale Week Photos
Lot 3…a May 2015 Golden Dreams, due in July to Sid, from Willows Edge Mac Frosting EX94-2E
Lot 5…a January 2016 Golden Dreams frfom Willows Edge Mac Frosting EX94-2E
Lot 27…an EX91 Goldwyn sister to Talent Barbara EX95, she sells with her Absolute daughter & Doorman embryos
Lot 31…VG87 Perseus x Lake Prairie Kite Anika EX90
Lot 46…Willows Edge Real Mink-Red 2015 Unanimaous R&W All-American Winter Calf, nominated RW All-American Winter Yearling 2016, sells just fresh
Lot 55…a December Rainy from a VG-2YR Atwood
Lot 61…a VG88 Absolute x VG88 Rampage x EX93 Durham x EX93 Star Maiden
Lot 91…a Golden Dreams x EX93 Sanchez x EX94 Lheros Jenn
Lot 144…a Barbwire December calf x GP83 Armani
Lot 152…selling fresh with her second calf is this VG88 Absolute x EX91 Talent
Sale Video & Classification Updates
Willows Edge Sale Video
Recent Classification Highlights
*Eight new Excellents
*Sunnyside Mystic Atwood-ET maxing out at EX-92
*Shottle Freon is now EX-93
*Red Lou Majorca is EX-92
*Two Young Goldsun sisters from Jacobs Sanchez Janna both went Excellent as three year olds.
Thirteen new VG 2 year olds with Willows Edge GD Jasmine at VG-87, in addition seven VG 2 year olds were raised from the previous classification.
The Willows Edge Holsteins Dispersal 2017 will take place March 18th at 10AM at the farm in New Richmond, WI, with 183 Lots cataloged. Online bidding will be available on Cowbuyer. The catalog is available HERE or by clicking the image below. The PDF is available for download.
Willows Edge Complete Dispersal
Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 10am
917 140th Avenue
New Richmond, WI
Schedule of Events
Friday, March 17th
3pm-6pm…Cattle Viewing & Open House with an Irish Meal served
Saturday, March 18th
10am…Willows Edge Dispersal Sale
Asteria Inn & Suites…715.246.7829
Online Bidding Available on COWBUYER
Chris Hill, Auctioneer…202.255.7907
Tom Morris, Consulting…320.267.8795
Roger Turner, Pedigrees…608.770.012
Andy Steinhagen, Coordinator…612.581.7523