We are pleased to announce the purchase of our new herdsire, Springcreek Spark Plug, who was the feature bull at the 2016 Springcreek Bull Sale. He was purchased for $95,000 by LaBatte Simmentals, Sun Rise Simmentals, and Circle 7 Simmentals.
At Sun Rise, we plan to use him on a variety of cows and look forward to offering his genetics to our customers.
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SVS Captain Morgan 11Z was the bull most talked-about during the 2012-13 show and sale season. Bred and sold by Sunny Valley Simmentals, SK, at their 2013 bull sale for $190,000.00 to Double Bar D Farms, SK. Exclusive Canadian semen interests were purchased from Double Bar D by: Sun Rise Simmentals; Maxwell Simmentals, AB; Rancier Farms, AB; and Ja-Lyn Farms/Pateman Ag. Ltd., MB.
Captain Morgan service and progeny are being enthusiastically accepted by the Simmental industry.
This is Sun Rise Captain Blaze 5C, a homo polled son of SVS Captain Morgan 11Z. His dam's sire is RCC/TCF Line Drive M181.
Captain Blaze 5C sold for $23,000 to Perkins Land & Cattle at the 2016 Proudly Western Bull Sale.
This is Sun Rise Black 15C, a homo polled son of Springcreek Liner 56U. His dam is Drake Tula 1R.
Sun Rise Black 15C sold for $21,000 to Doll Simmental Ranch at the 2016 Proudly Western Bull Sale.
This is Sun Rise Legacy 9B, a homo polled son of SVS Captain Morgan 11Z. His dam is Sun Rise Black 78U.
Legacy 9B sold for $77,500 to JP Cattle Co. and Rocky Meadow Ranch at the 2015 Proudly Western Bull Sale.
This bred heifer is Barlee Lexi Lou 1C born on Jan. 12, 2015. She is an embryo calf produced from one of our Sun Rise Black 45R X Captain Morgan embryos purchased at the 2013 New Year's Resolution Sale by Jerry & Laura Barber of Quebec. She was calf champion at the 2015 Shawville and Renfrew Fairs, and a jackpot winner. At the 2015 National Simmental Show, "Expo Boeuf" at Victoriaville, Quebec, she was reserve calf champion. Congratulations to the Barbers on their success with this Captain Morgan X Sun Rise Black 45R daughter.
NEWS FLASH - Lexi Lou won Reserve Heifer Calf Champion at the 2015 Toronto Royal Winter Fair.
Photo at left taken during 2016 Toronto Royal Winter Fair
Click here to view JTC Sun Rise Black 33A, the heifer bred to Captain Morgan that we consigned to the Double Bar D "She's Got the Look" female sale held on December 10th, 2014 at Grenfell, SK. Thank you to LaBatte Simmentals for purchasing 33A for $19,000.