Set in 1991 when Hazeldean J453 was sold for $27,000, the top price for an APR (Angus Performance Register) Angus bull has remained at that level for 27 years.
Lot 38, Millah Murrah Kingdom M192 a son of Millah Murrah Kingdom, out of a Millah Murrah Hercules cow, broke that long standing record at the recent 30th Millah Murrah Angus bull sale when he sold for $34,000.
The 1036kg was purchased by Peter and Terry Hanigan of Coonamble in partnership with the Deans family.
Overall 100% clearance was achieved for the 102 bulls offered and the sale average of $15,843 was the 2nd highest in Angus breed history, surpassed only by the $16,348 figure attained in 2016 by Millah Murrah.
Top Image: Millah Murrah, Kingdom M192