Past Sires

GLENLANDS QUARRY 

Sire: Comanche Chief
Dam: Glenlands 4743

We purchased Glenlands Quarry, Lot 1 from 2013 Glenlands sale for $16000.

 

At 31 months, he weighed 1050 kgs with an EMA of 137 and scans of 17 and 13 and scrotal circumference of 39.5. Amongst his many show winnings, he was the calf champion at Beef 2012 and was thick and long and stood on excellent bone. He had a very tidy underline and showed impressive mobility for a bull of this size.  

 

Pompes/PI negative

Semen morphology tested 90% normal. 

Poll status : Polled PH

HIGH COUNTRY BRONCO

SIRE: Huntly Iceman
DAM: Minlacowie Julliette 6668 

Originally sold to 3D Droughtmaster in 2013, he was offered to us when 3D had kept the majority of his heifers and could no longer use him. We jumped at the chance. He has grown into a massive bull,  1160 kg with a brilliant underline, good polled head, strong bone and excellent feet and has left behind a wealth of soft, deep, magnificent heifers with his brilliant temperament.

 

He was sold for stud duties.

 

Semen morphology 85%

Polled status : Polled PP
 

CLONLARA SHERLOCK 

 

SIRE: Clonlara Digger

DAM: Clonlara 1250

 

Chosen specifically to breed us replacement females, this higher content youngster has excellent semen quality with 95% crush side and 87% normal morphology.

 

He has the highly sought after combination of loose skin, great tropical coat, whilst still maintaining a tidy underline. He bred us an outstanding line of females at our co-operative herd. 

Pompes/PI negative

Semen morphology tested 87% normal.

Polled status : Polled PH

VALERA VALE HIGH ROLLER -

SIRE:Valera Vale Bruiser 301
DAM:Valera Vale 9804

Purchased as a 17 month old  for use over heifers. He caught our eye with his softness, thickness, strong homozygous polled head, length and exceptionally good sheath and sealed the deal with his impeccable temperament. 

 

He was used in staggered matings both at High Country and at our co-operative breeders and held up brilliantly. 

Pompes/PI negative

Semen morphology tested 87% normal.

Polled status :  Polled PP

HIGH COUNTRY CONQUEROR

Sire: Billabong Ridley
Dam: Kapalee Jealousy 9

Chosen as an outstanding weaner, Conqueror showed all of the muscling and strong topline of his sire, whilst maintaining length, overall structural correctness and an outstanding temperament. He had an excellent sheath and testicles and was extremely fertile with a crush side semen test of 90%.

 

Pompes/PI negative

Semen morphology tested 88% normal 

Polled status : Polled PP

He was sold to a commercial Droughtmaster herd. 

BILLABONG RIDLEY

Sire: Hillside Park Isaac
Dam: Billabong Maydena

Our original sire, a true gentleman in every respect. A Billabong Godfrey and Kapalee Goldfinger grandson. Polled, incredibly long with a very strong backline and a very tidy underline.

 

His bull calves all had his excellent eye muscle and high fertility with morphologies in the low 90% for most of his bulls. The females he left us had excellent udders and were very functional females. 

 

Semen morphology tested 92% normal 

BILLABONG WATSON

Sire: Trafalgar Palestine
Dam: Billabong Gable

Purchased for use over heifers and to increase the content in our breeders, Watson grew into a massive sire with a bombproof temperament. 

His females are fertile, functional females who punch above their weight in relation to the calves that they produce. 

He was a half brother to $20000 Billabong Jackpot and out of one of Billabongs original leading matrons. 

 

OASIS BUSTER

Sire: Minlacowie Johan
Dam: Oasis Stormbird

Purchased from the Fortrus Dispersal, Buster had originally been purchased by Angle Zed stud for $20000.

We have kept quite a few females from Buster including some show champions. 

He was long and thick, a very large framed bull and had a brilliant temperament, with a bull sired by him selling for $37500 to Oasis Droughtmasters.