Judd Ranch

Judd Ranch 44th Gelbvieh, Balancer, and
Red Angus Bull Sale

Saturday, March 5, 2022

LIVE BROADCAST at www.liveauctions.tv


Make plans to attend the 44th Judd Ranch bull sale at noon on Saturday, March 5, 2022.  Approximately 294 Gelbvieh, Balancer, and Red Angus bulls will sell. 

The catalog will be available to view online in February.  If you would like a catalog mailed to you, click here to submit your contact information. If you are unable to attend the sale, the sale will be broadcast live at www.liveauctions.tv where live bidding is available.  If you plan to bid online, please register for a buyer number at least 24 hours prior to the auction.

 If you prefer to leave a phone bid in advance of the auction, contact Roger Gatz at 800-743-0026 to inquire about our sight unseen program.

For another remote bidding option, we will offer a teleconference line on sale day.  Bidders can call the conference line on sale day and bid in real time through our representative who will assist you over the phone.  In order to use this service, please call Ashley Judd at 785-248-6005 or Ginger Judd at 785-229-9266 to get a bidder number by Friday, March 4.  We will then provide you with the teleconference line number and further instructions.

If you buy a bull remotely, you should receive an invoice within 7-10 business days.  We will contact you about shipping, but it may be several days after the sale before we have shipping arrangements finalized.  

Accommodations

located in Ottawa, about 10 miles east of the ranch

Comfort Inn: 785-242-6150
Holiday Inn Express: 785-521-7009 
Best Western: 785-242-2224 
Econolodge: 785-242-3400 
Super 8: 785-242-5551


2022 Sale Stats

Listed below are statistics on the 2022 bull sale offering.   Rest assured, calving ease is bred in this sale offering.  The 142 purebred Gelbvieh bulls average in the breed's top 15% for calving ease direct.  The 143 Balancer bulls average in the top 20% for calving ease direct EPD strength.   

170 Fall Born 17-19 Month Old Bulls 

Averages of the Fall-Born Bulls 

Birth Weight . . . 81#
205 Day Weight . . .781#
Actual Weaning Weight . . .894#
365 Day Weight . . .1,195#
Yearling Frame . . .5.6
Yearling Pelvic . . .184 cm
Yearling Scrotal . . .37.7 cm
Average Daily Gain . . .5.14#
Yearling Ribeye . . .14.3
Yearling Rib Fat . . . 0.18
Yearling IMF . . .3.4

124 Spring Born 13-14 Month Old Bulls

Averages of the Spring-Born Bulls  

Birth Weight . . . 83#
205 Day Weight . . . 720#
Actual Weaning Weight . . . 816#

More data available in January.


Additional Statistics of Fall Bulls 

100% . . .JR DOM Cow Families (GV and Bal)
100%. . . Polled
157 . . .Homozygous Polled
107. . . Black & Polled
43 Black Polled Purebred Gelbvieh Bulls
44 Red Polled Purebred Gelbvieh Bulls
64 Black Polled Balancer Bulls
19 Red Polled Balancer Bulls

Additional Statistics of Spring Bulls 

100% JR DOM Cow Families (GV and Bal)
100% Polled
121 . . . Homozygous Polled
77 . . . Black & Polled
100% . . . Sired by breed leading AI Sires
30 Black Polled Purebred Gelbvieh Bulls
25 Red Polled Purebred Gelbvieh Bulls
47 Black Polled Balancer Bulls
12 Red Polled Balancer Bulls
9 Purebred Red Angus Bulls

Sires of Fall-Born Bulls 

JRI General Patton - 47
JRI Secret Instinct - 6
JRI Secret Instinct 2 ETN - 30
JRI Painted Black - 17
JRI Prescribed Remedy - 7
JRI Secret Powers - 5
JRI Secret Link - 3
JRI Pop A Top - 2
JRI Pop A Top 2 ETN - 3
JRI Top Protocol - 6
JRI Transformer - 1
JRI Overachiever - 5
JRI Optimizer - 11
JRI Marshall - 3
Hannibal - 2
SAV Resource - 7
SAV Catalyst - 9
SAV Final Answer - 2
Basin Payweight 1682 - 1
KG Justified - 2
3SCC Domain A163 - 1

Sires of Spring-Born Bulls  

JRI General Patton - 32
JRI Secret Instinct - 5
JRI Secret Instinct 2 ETN - 19
JRI Prescribed Remedy - 19
JRI Alan - 9
JRI Optimizer - 4
JRI Secret Powers - 1
JRI Overachiever - 2
JRI Transformer - 1
JRI Infiniti - 1
Basin Payweight 1682 - 9
Payweight Plus 6048 - 4
SAV Resource 1441 - 5
SAV Rainfall 6846 - 4
3SCC Domain A163 (RA) - 6
Merlin 018A (RA) - 3