Gant Angus and Polled Hereford Bull Sale
February 24, 2012
Platte Livestock, Platte, SD
Auctioneer: Chisum Peterson, Chamberlain, SD
21 two-year old Polled Hereford Bulls $4,800
30 two-year old Angus $4,425
51 Bulls $4,575
Mark and Dennis Gant and their families held their annual bull sale at the Platte Livestock, Platte, SD. This year marks the 97th anniversary sale for the Gant family. Again, the sale offering included a tremendous set of two-year-old bulls which are developed each year for their sale. No yearlings are sold. A big crowd of neighbors, friends, and customers filled the auction barn.
Top Hereford bulls were Gant 313 Wrangler 25L sold to Kaydon Jons, Bonesteel, SD for $6,250. Darrel and Linda Biddle, Geddes, bought Gant 208 Rib Eye for $6,000. Gant 328 Prospector K85 sold to Dan Schumacher, Stickney, SD for $5,750. Gant 325 Rib Eye sold to Ed Mohnen, White Lake, SD for $5,500. Gant 321 Prospector K85 sold to Melvin Finck, Tripp, SD for $5,500 and Gant 310 Yankee 3U sold to Jay Wynia, Dante, SD for $5,500.
Top Angus bulls were Gant Mainline 281 sold to Bill and Bob Schulte, Geddes, SD for $7,250. Gant Forefront 11 sold to Robert Anderson, Winner, SD for $6,750. Gant Whispering Wind 371 sold to Rodney Delang, Corsica, SD for $6,500. Gant Bismarck 383 sold to Chad Svatos, Lake Andes, SD for $6,000. Gant In Focus 462 sold to John Mushitz and Mike Schulte of Geddes, SD for $6,000. Gant focus 340 sold to Duane Roth, Parkston, SD for $6,000.