PLATDRIF SUSSEX SALES 2017

National Sussex Auction (Bloemfontein) – 17 August

AnimalsAverageHighest
BullsR68 333R120 000
Pregnant HeifersR22 500R27 000

Bull, AJS 14-58 (Platdrif Dean 3rd) , was sold for R120 000 at the National Sussex Auction in Bloemfontein to Chris Nel (Eversar Stud) and James Stephen (Vigorex Stud). This was the highest price for a bull on the auction.

Heifer, AJS 15-27 (Platdrif Katy 27th), was sold for R27 000 at the National Sussex Auction in Bloemfontein to Werner Bader (Dancel Stud – Namibia). This was the highest price for a female animal on the auction.

Platdrif Prestige Auction (Upington) – 7 September

AnimalsAverageHighest
BullsR40 000R45 000
Pregnant HeifersR18 700R19 000
Cow & CalfR21 500R22 500

Bull, AJS 15-05 (Platdrif Grand Slam), was sold for R45 000 at the Joint Production Auction of Peet Cilliers in Upington to Johan Gous from Postmansburg.

Bull, AJS 15-03 (Platdrif Gladiator 40th) was sold for R45 000 at the Joint Production Auction of Peet Cilliers in Upington to GB Pienaar from Philippolis.