Droughtmaster bull tops Alice at $7750

Droughtmaster bull tops Alice at $7750


Bos Park sold the top priced bull of the sale, pictured is buying agent Traillco's Doc Cunningham, with Bos Park's Sally and Matt Bekker, buyers Jane and Andy Hayes, The Gardens, Alice Springs, and their son Steven, with Elders auctioneer Tom Penna, and the Bekker's daughters Liesel and Grace.

Bos Park sold the top priced bull of the sale, pictured is buying agent Traillco's Doc Cunningham, with Bos Park's Sally and Matt Bekker, buyers Jane and Andy Hayes, The Gardens, Alice Springs, and their son Steven, with Elders auctioneer Tom Penna, and the Bekker's daughters Liesel and Grace.

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FORMER South Australians Matt and Sally Bekker, Bos Park Droughtmasters, Gympie, Queensland, sold the top-price sire at the Alice Springs Show Bull Sale on Saturday - breed champion Bos Park Encore 081 at $7750.

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FORMER South Australians Matt and Sally Bekker, Bos Park Droughtmasters, Gympie, Queensland, sold the top-price sire at the Alice Springs Show Bull Sale on Saturday - breed champion Bos Park Encore 081 at $7750.

While seasonal conditions were slightly drier than the previous two years, the clearance rate was a strong 89 per cent.

Despite fewer vendors, an excellent line-up of 34 bulls from four different states sold to nine different stations across the Alice Springs region, averaging a record $4750.

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