Thursday, December 15, 2011

Florida Bull Test Sale January 14th 2012

The Florida Test NFREC-Marianna

The North Florida Research and Education Center in Marianna, Florida annually hosts the Florida Bull Test.  Final weights were taken on December 6 & 7 2011.  Bulls that qualify for the sale will be cataloged soon, all bulls are evaluated by ultrasound for carcass traits 30 days before the end of the test.  Bulls below frame score of 4.5 will not be accepted (BIF frame score chart). All bulls will undergo a Breeding Soundness Evaluation according to the Society of Theriognology guidelines prior to the sale by the Bull Test designated Veterniarian.  Any bulls that do not pass the BSE will not be permitted to sell in the sale.

Gizmo Angus Farm nominated three bull calves to this years test we were notified this week that all three have met the sale criteria and will be offered for sale on January 14, 2012. 

Gizmo EXT 1002 0556 6149 Registration #16938941
1002 was being camera shy

Gizmo Image Maker 1013 525 Registration #16938946

Gizmo EXT 1023 409 6149 Registration #16938951
For more information on all the bulls that will be selling on January 14, 2012 go to the Florida Bull Test page.

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