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December Show Pig Online Sale! Tuesday, February 14th

We are extremely excited about our first Online Sale of the year!  The sale will be Tuesday, February 14, 2017 on www.showpig.com!

 

In this sale we are featuring our December shows.  We are selling both barrows and gilts that are perfect age for the World Pork Expo, the National Junior Summer Spectacular, Team Purebred Junior National, Jackpot shows, and early County Fairs.  If you have any questions or would like to schedule an appointment to see them in person call us at 888.690.2022.

Check out the sale here – http://www.showpig-auctions.com/cgi-bin/mndetails.cgi?wendt647

We are featuring several litters!

Berkshire – They are out of Triple Threat x Super Stroke x TNT.  Their grandmother, the TNT sow was the Champion Berkshire Gilt we purchased at the World Pork Expo several years ago!

Chesters – The 27 litters are our first litter out of Walk the Line!  Their mother is a Stone Cold x ATM.  She is a littermate to Stonehenge who stands here at Goldrush!

Durocs- We are offering several Duroc litters!  They are out of Forever Friday, Mount Summit and All Inclusive.  We feel that these guys are on track for their maturity pattern.

Hampshires – We are excited about the Hampshires we have to offer!

The 72 litter is our first litter out of HERE I AM here at Goldrush!

The 73 litter is our first litter out of Eye Candy here at Goldrush!

The 84 litter we lined Outlaw up in that pedigree.  They are Here I Am x Outlaw

The 87 litter is our first litter out of Contender.  Their mother is also a littermate to the High Points Hampshire Barrow on the 2015 Indiana Junior Swine Circuit

Landrace – These guys are out of Wall Street x Got ‘Em.  Their mother was the 2016 Champion Landrace Gilt at the NSR STC.  We are very excited about these guys!

Tamworths – The 24 litter is a Bentley x Dozer.  There mother is our original Tamworth sow that has raised Champions all over the country!

3rd Overall Tamworth Gilt – 2015 Team Purebred out of the Dozer sow

Champion Tamworth Barrow – 2015 Indiana State Fair out of the Dozer sowChampion Tamworth Barrow - 2015 Team Purebred Jr. National out of the Dozer sow

Yorkshire – We are selling a powerful group of Yorkshire females.  We have litters out of Power Stroke, Golden Gate, and Priority One.

Crossbreds -We are featuring crossbred barrows sired by a purebred Hampshire boar.  They are Criminal x The Joker and the 77 litter.  These guys are perfect for the new class at the 2017 World Pork Expo.  It is a Hampshire Sired Crossbred Barrow class!  There will be added premiums for this class.  This is a great opportunity!  You can check out all of the rules on the National Swine Registry’s website!

The 75 litter are Party Up North x Mile High x Motown.  Their mother is our 20 litter sow.  She was the Grand Champion Crossbred Gilt at the Randolph County Fair several years ago and is a littermate to Reachin’ High who stood here at Goldrush.  She is also the mother to Gun Shot and Treasure Island who are on stud here at Goldrush and has raised the Grand Champion Barrow at the 2014 Delaware County Fair and the Grand Champion Overall at the 2015 Orange County Fair.

Mother of the 75 litter

We also have crosses out of the Justice, Bail Bond, Blue Sky and Gun Shot.

We would love for you to call and discuss these guys with us!  You can reach us at 888.690.2022!

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New Website!

Hi Everyone!

If you visit our website frequently, you may have noticed that we have updated it!  We have added some new features and hopefully made it more user friendly!  It is also mobile and tablet friendly!  Hopefully that will make looking at boars and other information easy to find!

 

New Features Include

1. You can now upload your Champion pictures directly from the website!  We hope this will make it easy to get send us champion pictures.  As always, you can email us pictures at shaffer@shaffergoldrush.com as well.

2. We have added a Gestation Calendar feature.  You can find this on the top of the website.  If you click on the gestation calendar, it will take  you to another page where you can put in the date you want to breed to get the farrowing date or if you know you when you want babies born, you can figure out when to breed.  We hope that this tool will be helpful in your breeding decisions.

3. Being mobile and tablet friendly.  We are hoping that you can navigate the website with ease while on your phone!

4.  We are also bringing the blog back!  Due to welcoming new members into our family, the blog took a backseat.  We are now hoping to bring it back to pass along helpful information to our customers!  We are currently trying to decided what series we will be doing to do in 2017.  If you have any topics that you would like us to cover or know more about, let us know and we will consider them!

 

We hope to see you around the blog!

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