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UP GEORGE

BONSMARAS

22nd PRODUCTION SALE

FRIDAY 3RD JULY 2020 at 11h00

A live auction will be held at Up George Farm, Wasbank, KZN,

S28˚ 13’ 08” E29˚ 53’ 48”

ONLINE BIDDING AVAILABLE VIA SWIFTVEE

2020 SALE SIRES

 

Sires of the bulls on sale at the 2020 annual production sale. 

2020 SALE DAMS

 

A gallery of mothers of the bulls on sale at the 2020 annual production sale.

 

HISTORY

The stud was started 35 years ago, when Lawrence and Derek Ralfe bought a small Bonsmara herd from Rob Taylor in the Underberg district. The stud first started as the Kenriet Bonsmara stud in the Kokstad district and was later changed to Up George Bonsmaras when the farm Up George was bought from the original Rumevite Farms in the Elandslaagte area. The cattle then moved to Up George Farm in 1988. A group of well adapted, highly fertile and high producing Simmentaler/Afrikaner type cows were bought from the Rumevite Farms research institute and upgraded to basics which became the foundation of the Up George Bonsmara herd. Bulls from the Arcadia herd of Arthur De Villiers were bought to upgrade the basic females. Two herd sires which had a considerable impact were AGN-81 and AG92-97.

 
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CONTACT US

UP GEORGE FARM

Wasbank

KwaZulu-Natal

S28˚ 13’ 08”  E29˚ 53’ 48”

Derek Ralfe  071 687 8995

Tutu Ralfe     083 440 3174

dralfe@telkomsa.net

tuturalfe@gmail.com

For sale information, please contact:

Jaco Venter                072 462 3401

Johan Geldenhyus   071 258 4079

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UP GEORGE BONSMARAS

Wasbank, KZN