Weaning 2021

Weaning Well Under Way at Shannon Vale

Weaning of the Dulverton Angus “R” Calves is in full swing at Shannon Vale and you wouldn’t want to know it we have just had the largest fall to date for February 15.5mls. Doubling February’s total to date. Nothing like putting Weaners in the Yards to bring on the Rain, Go Huey.

We are ecstatic with the weaning performance recorded by the “P’s” Weaners.

LOT 57 – R102

The Bull calves had an average Live Weight average of 281kg. At 202 days of age for an actual average daily gain of 1.39kg/day. When adjusted to age of dam (2yr. Old first calvers), so we can Ratio the complete herd Bull drop to compare them for potential Sale and use within  herd, they had an Adjusted Daily Gain of 1.63kg/day, note there are 32 bulls in this group.

SIRE Summary Bulls

SIRE

CP Moe M6

Dulverton P288

GAR Ashland

Dulverton P101

Totals

No. of Head

12

9

6

5

32

Adjusted Daily Gain

1.64

1.57

1.64

1.67

1.63

Ratio

101

96

101

102

281kg Ave. Live Weight

The Heifer calves have an average Live Weight of 264kg at 201 days of age for an average actual daily gain of 1.30kg./day. When adjusted to age of dam so we can Ratio and so more accurately compare the complete Female drop for selection re future breeding, they had an average adjusted daily gain of 1.49 kg/day.

SIRE Summary Heifers

SIRE

CP Moe M6

GAR Ashland

Dulverton P288

Dulverton P101

No. of Head

13 (2)

8 (2)

4

3 (1)

28 (5 in sale )

Adjusted Daily Gain

1.49

1.48

1.49

1.55

1.49

Ratio

100

99

100

104

264kg Avg. LiveWeight

These Four Sires have done a Stirling Job, no doubt the Females, in this case the Set of “P’s” deserve equal recognition. This Female base has taken us 40 years to develop, Sal and I would like to share with you in the unique Performance of this set of “P’s” heifer progeny by three undoubted Breed up and comers in C. P. Moe M6, GAR Ashland and Dulverton Pins P101.

LOT 55 – R066

We offer five super heifer young ‘R’s” two by C.P. Moe M6; two by GAR Ashland and one by Dulverton Pins P101 for your consideration/competition. Check their performance to date below-:

Lot

54 R023

55 R066

56 R101

57 R102

58 R279

Sire

Ashalnd

CP Moe

CP Moe

AShland

D P101

DAM

P273

P261

P014

P068

P124

Daily Gain

1.46

1.27

1.37

1.45

1.49

Adh DG

1.67

1.46

1.57

1.66

1.70

Ratio

112

98

105

111

114

These five are a true representation of the Dulverton Journey, trust they may provide you with as much Reward and Satisfaction as they have Sal and I in getting them to here from those humble beginnings- Dulverton Annie A1 and Dulverton Anzac.

LOT 54 – R023