Simmental sets $18,000 Willandra record

Prices hit a new stud record high of $18,000 at the annual Willandra Simmental and Red Angus bull and stud heifer sale at Williams last week. With the top-priced bull Willandra Qantastic Q914 (P) (by Woonallee Jericho) purchased by the Barana Simmental stud, Coolah, New South Wales, on AuctionsPlus were Nutrien Livestock WA manager Leon Giglia (left) and Willandra principals Jen, Peter, Charles and Beryl Cowcher. Photo FW

By Kane Chatfield, Farm Weekly

A NEW $18,000 stud record top price for a Simmental bull headlined outstanding results at the Willandra Simmental and Red Angus stud’s on-property sale at Williams last week.

In their 33rd sale, the Cowcher family presented an impressive line-up of 58 bulls that were widely described by those in attendance as the best and most even team seen at Willandra.

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