Page 2 - Thompson Angus 40th Annual Production Sale January 27, 2018
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                                                               Cattle Producers,

                                                               Welcome to our 40th Annual Bull Sale! Thank you to all of
                                                               our past customers and welcome to any new customers.

                                                               This year we will be selling 66 AI-sired bulls that represent
                                                               the very top 30% of our calf crop. This group of bulls has
                                                               been culled for quality in May, August, October and Decem-
                                                               ber, assuring that only the top bulls make the sale. The bulls
                                                               averaged 849 pounds at weaning and they continue to gain
                                                               at a high rate. They are fed a high-roughage ration to ensure
                                                               soundness, fertility and longevity. The home-grown ration
                                                               allows for a smooth transition into their new home.
                                                               The calf market has rebounded nicely this year with many
                                                               calves bringing as much as $400 more than the year prior,
                                                               especially those that had the extra pounds. In this sale, we
                                                               have many bulls that will add pounds to your calf crop. The
                                                               EPDs of many of the bulls are in the top 1% of the entire
                                                               Angus breed, with pedigrees backed by over 30 years of AI
                                                               breeding. We have always selected the best AI sires in the
                                                               breed for fl eshing ability, maternal traits, disposition, carcass
                                                               traits and extra performance. The bulls selling will add extra
                         Pete & Nancy Thompson                 value to your bottom line.
                      Callie, Carson, Courtney & Cash          On sale day, the bulls will be penned behind the sale barn

                                                               but will not enter the barn. A sale order will be posted sale
                     Pete & Nancy Thompson                     day. The bulls are listed in tag order in the catalog.
                   Harold & Delores Thompson                   Thank you for showing an interest in our program. You

             5323 26th Ave. SE • Kintyre, ND 58549             can give us a call or stop by any time to view the bulls. As
                                                               always, we offer free keep and free delivery after their semen
           Home: 701-475-2203 • Cell: 701-391-1838             test in April.
                                The Thompsons

                                   GENOMIC TESTING:
                                     All bulls are genomic tested and parent verifi ed through GeneSeek’s Angus-GS
                                     test. All EPDs are genomic enhanced. All bulls are free of AM, NH, CA and DD.

        SALE TIME:                           DIRECTIONS TO RANCH:                 ACCOMMODATIONS:
           1:30 p.m. CST                       13.5 miles south of Steele, ND or    Cobblestone Inn & Suites
                                               8 miles north of Kintyre, ND         623 N Mitchell Ave • Steele, ND 58482
        AUCTIONEER:                            (Please don’t use GPS)               (701) 475-4478 • (888) 693-8262
           Paul Bitz, Napoleon, ND
                                             FREE BULL KEEP:                      CATALOG:
        LUNCH:                                                                      Design: Cow Camp Promotions
           Complimentary lunch served.       DELIVERY:                              Printing: Flash Printing
                                               Free delivery starts April 1       SALE BULL PHOTOGRAPHY:
                                                                                    Callie Thompson
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