Friday, December 17, 2010
Lack of snow = ewes and cows for sale!
Due to the lack of snow (we have maybe 4 inches of snow) and having missed five of the last 6 storms that brought FEET of snow here to Minnesota, I need to sell some ewes and cows to pay for my bills.
I wanted to let those of you who leased ewes from me, the option of purchasing the ewes first.
Also I will have several other ewes available.....of course with me kicking and screaming....but bills must be paid!
All ewes are blood tested negative several times for OPP, Johnes, CL and Blue Tongue. Several years of micron tests also available. UTD on vaccination and worming.
I will sell TWO Simmental cows, that are bred to a Red Angus bull (calves would make great steaks! I'm just sayin'!) Callie and Rena are both traditional Simmental (red and spotted) and are regsitered with the American Simmental Association. Proven mothers. I'm asking $1500.00 for each cow. Both have daughters that I have retained in the herd, and thus are available. Both are in their prime years for calving!
I also have several straws of British Simmental semen available to anyone interested in using some of the first UK semen to enter the US for Simmental!
Once I have finalized for sure who is available, I will try and collect photos of them. If pick up is not an option until spring, a small boarding fee would be added to the price.
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