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John Goggins

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Thursday, 18 January, 2018

Wow… the National Western Stock Show was a whirlwind! I spent much of the last two weeks at this fantastic event. This year marks my 29th straight year of attending the Stock Show, and there are basically three things that have continually stood out to me each year after returning home from Denver.

First of all, Denver is a huge social

sale reports

01/23/2018

Churchill Cattle Company World Class Bull Sale
Sale Averages: 99 Bulls Average $5,230 2 Donor Cows Average $5,250 20 Fall Yearling Heifers A

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01/23/2018

Weigel Angus Ranch Production Sale
Sale Managed by: Frey Livestock Sales & Service Sale Averages:49 Yearling Angus Bulls $4,0971

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01/22/2018

Sodak Angus Ranch 61st Annual Production Sale
Sale Averages:42 Coming Two-Year-Old Angus Bulls $5,31522 Coming Two-Year-Old Red Angus Bulls $5,114

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01/21/2018

Jallo Angus Ranch 39th Annual Production Sale
Sale Averages:47 Yearling Angus Bulls $4,01215 Fall Angus Bulls $2,9177 Bred Angus Heifers $2,214

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01/15/2018

Van Newkirk Herefords 45th Annual Bull & Female Sale
202 Hereford Bulls Averaged $7,201 16 Registered Hereford Open Heifers Averaged $2,637 120 Commercial

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Churchill Cattle Company Spring Production Sale

01/23/2018

Lunch at noon, sale at 1:00 p.m. View sale details and catalog at:

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Weigel Angus Annual Bull Sale

01/23/2018

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Thomas Angus Ranch Wyoming Bull Sale

01/25/2018

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Marcy Cattle Company Angus Bull Sale

01/25/2018

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Black Hills Stock Show & Rodeo

01/26/2018

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