Benfield Angus

Breeders of Angus Cattle with Balanced Traits and Extra Muscle and Fleshing Ability
December 2014
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Benfield Angus

White Ridge Angus

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Benfield Angus is a family-run purebred operation with more than 40 years of experience breeding maternally oriented, practical Angus cattle with muscle. The daily "hands on" that comes with being full-time cattlemen gives us first-hand knowledge necessary to know what works breeding cattle.

We value and use performance records, ultrasound, EPD's and other evaluation tools available, however, selecting cattle is more than just reading numbers. In our quest for balanced trait cattle, we keep keen pressure on the necessary production traits of fertility, longevity, udder quality, disposition, structural soundness, production efficiency and fleshing ability. Consequently, we extensively research sires for use in our program with these important economic traits in mind. When we find one that meets our standards, we use him over a period of years so that his contribution is significant and the predictability of our cattle is improved.

Benfield and White Ridge Angus Herd Sires

The 19th Annual Headquarters for Hindquarters Bull Sale again encompasses a powerful and impressive group of future herd bulls by the outstanding AI sires and herd bulls produced in our programs, Benfield Substance 8506, Benfield Reality 6211, WRA Mirror Image T10, WRA Vindicator W2 and WRA Whitley Z10. This sale also includes sons of Ginger Hill Treasure 129, APEX Windy 078, and a flush of full brothers by Cole Creek Full Bore 730.

These bulls represent decades of selection pressure to enhance balanced trait genetics that excel in a true grass environment. We emphasize maternal efficiency and functional traits to produce bulls that are fertile, moderate framed, easy keeping with calving ease and true muscle… the kind needed to build cow herds!

Call us today or visit our website: www.benfieldangus.com. Sale catalog and video previews available on request.

WRA Whitley Z10

Whitley
Sire: WRA Topper U13
Dam: WRA Sarah 835W
AAA Registration Number: +17377337
Whitley is a high performance herd sire that combines the added muscle of his sire, Topper, with the wealth of functional traits found in his grandsire, Mirror Image. In addition, Whitley is out of the beautiful 835 dam at White Ridge Angus. We are very pleased with his first calves.
For a December 2014 video of Whitley click here:Whitley Z10

Benfield Colt A45

Benfield Colt A45
Sire: SAV Final Answer 0035
Dam: Benfield Edella 1105 AAA Registration Number: +17669872
Colt, a true herd bull and multidimensional sire with proven genetics on the top and bottom of his pedigree, topped our 2014 sale. While he served cows here at Benfield this spring, he is now at work at Cleremont Farms, LLC in Upperville, VA.

Benfield Angus Farm
Don, Juliana, John, Madison, Kaye and Kendall
Deerfield, Virginia
540-939-4608
don@benfieldangus.com

Benfield Angus and White Ridge Angus are members of the
American Angus Association
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