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2017 Cherry Blossom Sale Trends, Averages & Internet Influence

by User Not Found | Apr 18, 2017

Since the beginning of 2017 Hired Hand has been compiling additional sales data and sharing it via our Blog and Mobile Marketing program. We plan to continue to share these stats from future consignment sales as well. We hope that they will be beneficial to breeders and show Industry sales trends. We welcome your feedback and requests.

Please find below some additional Cherry Blossom Sale results courtesy of your friends at Hired Hand*:

Cherry Blossom Sale:

  • 70 of 76 lots were sold (6 scratches, 0 PO’s) for a total of $174,350. 
  • The Shown & Sold Average was $2,356
  • There was one Cash Cow that sold - Lot #22 for $23,000. She also topped the sale
  • 5 Lots sold on-line. 
  • Top 10 lots average: $6,225
  • Top 25 lots average: $4,216

Hired Hand Live Internet Bidding Influence on Cherry Blossom Sale:

  • 5 Lots sold on-line for a total of $12,700. The overall on-line average was $2,540
  • 37.8% of items were up-bid by the internet
  • The high selling internet lot went for $5,700 to Craft Ranch - thank you Craft’s!

Other Interesting Sale Averages*:

  • AI bred females: $1,225
  • Natural Service females:  $2,356
  • Over 10 years old: $2,677
  • 6-9 years old: $3,650
  • 3-5 years old: $1,800
  • Under 3 years old: $1,841

Popular Sires*:

These were the top 5 sires with at least 2 offspring selling. Their offsprings averages are listed below starting with the highest average.

J.R. Hot Damn $3,375
JP Rio Grande $2,266
Iron Mike ST $2,100
Hunts Command Respect $2,033
MC Super Rex $1,812

These are the top 5 sires based on offspring value, no minimum # of offspring selling and not based on averages:

1. Drag Iron
2. J.R. Hot Damn
3. M.C. Big Ben
4. Happy Bull
5. Fifty-Fifty BCB

Popular Maternal Grand Sires*:

These were the top 5 Maternal Grand Sires by value of their averages with at least 2 Grand Daughters selling. Averages are shown below starting with the highest.

J.R. Grand Slam $3,400
Hunts Command Respect $2,500
EOT Whelming Kody $2,175
M.C. Big Ben $1,600
Sittin Bull  $1,380

These are the top 5 Maternal Grand sires based on offspring value, no minimum # of offspring selling and not based on averages:

1. Superb
2. KC Jet Stream
3. J.R. Grand Slam
4. WF Poker
5. J.R. J-Man

Popular Service Sires*:

These were the top 5 Service Sires by value of their averages with at least 2 bred females selling. Averages are shown below starting with the highest.

CV Cowboy Casanova $3,430
WS Vindicator $2.650
MC Super Rex $2,433
KCCI Night Moves $1,700
CWR Rio Whisky $1,431

These are the top 5 service sires based on offspring value, no minimum # of offspring selling and not based on averages:

1. CV Cowboy Casanova
2. Cowboy Catchit Chex
3. WS Vindicator
4. MC Super Rex
5. Jest’er

* Please note that this data is based off what was printed in the sale catalog and announced in the ring. It is not official data endorsed by the sale.

For more information on adding Hired Hand's services to your next sale please contact Molly at 319-269-8903 or visit www.hiredhandsoftware.com/services

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