Empire State Farms Dispersion Grossed $645,350

Empire State Farms Wagyu Dispersion
August 31st, 2013; New Berlin, NY

30 Fullblood Pairs Avg. $8,338
19 Fullblood Bred Heifers Avg. $7,276
19 Fullblood Cows Avg. $6,100
9 Fullblood Bulls Avg. $5,378
13 Fullblood Open Heifers Avg. $1,662
13 Purebred Females Avg. $2,673

Auctioneer: Butch Booker, Colfax, WA
Sale Managed By: James Danekas & Associates, Inc.


Tops:

SSF Toby Z278-31-225, 11-19-11 by Westholme Hirashigetayasu Z278;
$20,000 to Golden Age Farms, Versailles, KY.

ESF Tayasu Z0278-625-141, 1-1-10 by Westholme Hirashigetayasu Z278;
$18,000 to Clear Creek Cattle Co., Ocala, FL

ESF Hirashi 0625-93, 9-10-08 by BR Hirashigetayasu 9645; With an 8-2013 heifer by CHR Musashi 218S;
$14,000 to Devil’s Thumb Ranch, Tabernash, CO.

ESF Michifuku P614 016, 9-10-04 by Michifuku;
$14,000 to Troy Gabriel, Grove City, OH.

ESF Z278-16-216, 6-1-11 by Westholme Hirashigetayasu Z278; With a 7-27-13 heifer by CHR MS Itozuru Doi 364;
$13,000 to Troy Gabriel, Grove City, OH.

ESF Kobe 480-223, 10-9-11 by CHR MS Itozuru Doi 364;
$12,500 to Zen – 10 Cattle Co., Ocala, FL.

ESF Michifuku R042 031, 12-6-05 by Michifuku;
$12,000 to John Boyles, White Plains, NY.

ESF Sanj 637-145, 2/1/10 by Bar R Sanjirou 4P;
$12,000 to Zen – 10 Cattle Co., Ocala, FL.

ESF Z278-31-200, 3-26-11 by Westholme Hirashigetayasu Z278;
$11,500 to Golden Age Farms, Versailles, KY.

ESF Kobe 93-579, 7-20-10 by CHR MS Itozuru Doi 364; With a 5-14-13 heifer by CHR Musashi 218S;
$11,000 to Devil’s Thumb Ranch, Tabernash, CO.

ESF Z278-16-213, 4-23-11 by Westholme Hirashigetayasu Z278;
$10,450 to Troy Gabriel, Grove City, OH.

ESF Shigetani 16-242, 1-8-12 by Shigeshigetani;
$10,000 to Emma Farms, Basalt, CO.


Folks packed the house to witness the Dispersion of the Empire State Farms Wagyu herd. Cattle sold to CN, VT, PA, SC, NY, KY, AL, OH, WA, CO and Canada. Volume buyers were Devil’s Thumb Ranch from Tabernash, CO; Clear Creek Cattle Co in Ocala, FL and Zen – 10 Cattle Co. also out of Ocala, FL. A super event for the Sherwood family and the entire Empire State Farms Team. A job well done!