Fairview black Simmental sale hits a $22,500 top

Fairview principal Tony Horvath with Bim and Susan Struss, Havelock, Mitchell, purchasers of the top priced bull, and Elders Mitchell’s David Phillips. Photos: Sally Gall

By Sally Gall, QCL

Quidmaker is his name and his new owners, Bim and Susan Struss, Havelock, Mitchell are confident their black Simmental purchase at Thursday’s sale at Fairview, Mungallala will live up to that title.

After inspecting the 27 bulls on offer at the stud’s second ever sale, Mr Struss used the AuctionsPlus platform to duke it out with Peter and Cassie Ryan, Ularunda, Morven for the two highest price bulls on the day.

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