Friday, November 23, 2012

Rising stars sale day is today.

I look forward to seeing everyone at the sale today. If you can't make it here be sure to go to and watch and bid online. If your wanting to be on the phone for any lot please call me directly at 319.850.1563. The sale will start at 1:00 cst sharp. Thank You and I appreciate everyone that follows the blog.

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Rising Stars sale order.

Rising Stars VI

Sale order


9                                      14                              

20                                     11

48                                     13

1                                       30

19                                     29

32                                     28

6                                       54

21                                     50

10                                     41

26                                     36

55                                     45

57                                     44

58                                     53

56                                     52

22                                     42

15                                     38

16                                     31

7                                       46

8                                       37

12                                     47

2                                       63a

17                                     63b

18                                     63c

49                                     64

23                                     66c

24                                     66d

25                                     66a

35                                     66b

27                                     65a

5                                       65b

4                                       65c

3                                       67

39                                     59

40                                     61

34                                     62

33                                     60

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Friday, November 16, 2012

See what happens when you see a Predator.

I love it! You know when Brad Hook shows up to video calves it going to be entertaining.
After Brad videoed the Predator steer at Tracy Goretska's it sent him into the Tebow. I'm glad Chris Rosa was there with the quick trigger finger.

Predator calves selling Goretska and Webster.

Check out this Predator x Heat Wave selling on Goretska and Rodgers online sale.

This looks great on video at Webster Online sale on Breeders world.
Predator x IW

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Cow and Bred heifer videos starting to go up.

Check out here video at 
More will be going up tonight and tomorrow.

Immortal steer for sale in Ohio.

I raised the Champ KY State Fair champ sired by Immortal this past summer.  Attached is another Immortal I have for sale.  Anyone interested can contact me via phone/text at 9376052072.


David Sanders, Leesburg, Ohio

Thanks David for raising a State Fair Champion out of our bull Immortal. Chad

Monday, November 12, 2012

All kinds of color.

11 days and counting to own this much fun! Rising Stars November 23rd West Point Iowa.

Friday, November 9, 2012

Show heifer prospects.

Lot 57 Lights Out ( Wisdom x Ali) Mainetainer

Lot 58 Predator

Lot 56 Hollywood

Lot 55 Macho x Angus

Thursday, November 8, 2012

Rising Stars Schedule update.

The Rising Stars sale catalog is going in the mail today. Right on Schedule.
Videos will be finished up today and tomorrow. Videos will be online starting Monday November 12.
Thanks for all the interest so far. Any questions be sure to call me 319.850.1563

A few Predator sale updates.

Just a few of Predator high sellers last week.

Jones Cattle, Ohio  $19,500
Jerrod Arthur, Oklahoma $18,000
Jason Minnaert, Illinois $15,000

Go Predator!

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Updated Predator winners from KC.

Reserve National Champion female at the American Royal sired by Predator

Grand Champion Maine Bull at American Royal sired by Predator

If your looking for belly and baldies.

A couple of my favorite things, soggy cows and baldies. You can find both here Friday November 23.

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Irish Whiskey bred heifer. Donor deluxe!

Lot 20 Irish Whiskey x Angus  bred to sexed heifer Predator. Not only does this powerful donor prospect sell but full sib embryos sell also. Something for everyone. Thanks to James Sparks, Mo for help finding this superstar.

Sunday, November 4, 2012

Predator influence in Rising Stars

Jewel .  Selling Full sib embryos to the Great Predator
Sexed heifer Predator semen.

Lot 48 Predator bred heifer

Lot 58 Predator big time show heifer.

Saturday, November 3, 2012

Catalog for Rising Stars is online now!

Check out our website and view the Rising Stars VI sale catalog.

Catalog's will go in the mail Thursday. Sign up to get a catalog if you have not already.

Predator has a Great day at the National Maine show Kansas City>

Predator sired the Champion Maine Anjou Bull at the American Royal National Maine Anjou show Kansas City. Billy Stuckey, TX showed him.
Predator also sired the Reserve Champion heifer in the same National show. This heifer is shown by Madison Loschke, KS . This heifer was sold by Jason Minnaert and Luke Doris. Great Job everybody!

Checkout SWCC calf sale.

November 11 SWCC selling a nice Predator heifer.

Thursday, November 1, 2012

Check out the great videos on Fantasy female sale.

What a awesome set of heifers! Dacota said this group is as good as you can find. Check out how real and clear those videos are.

SkyShot Productions Skyler Holtkamp 319.850.0095  When quality matters to you! Schedule him today.

Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Heat Wave bull selling at Rising Stars.

Lot 67 Big Daddy D       Heat Wave x Jewel (Predator's mom) Great Pedigree, Great bull.

Catalog Schedule and update.

The Rising Stars VI sale catalog is coming together as planned and will be able to be viewed this Friday online. It will be going to the printers and will be mailed out on November 8th. Thanks for all the interest, I'm really looking forward to this upcoming sale.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Good Immortal on James Williams online sale.

Brock Welshans sent me these pictures of this Immortal steer selling this weekend on James Williams online sale on . What a combo, Immortal the sire of the Indiana State Fair and Kentucky State Fair Grand Champion steers and James Williams from where I'm sitting has alot of great things going on! Check it out.

Besure to checkout Ladies of the Fall.

Check out Lot 4 in Ladies of the Fall. Predator from Dana Pruess on
Dana has been very excited about her since she was born. Dacota is going to check her out this week and can't wait for his report. Ask him about her later this week.
Here's her video.

Monday, October 29, 2012

Holtkamp sires work.

Day Dreamer (Dream On) x Frosty granddaughter Lot 32

Hank (3C Macho) Lot 26
Both of these are out of Holtkamp herd bulls.
Rising Stars November 23rd (Black Friday)

Friday, October 26, 2012

Check out this PB Angus steer for sale.

SOLD!! Thanks for all the interest.
PB Angus steer we just got in. He is out of BC lookout. Hairy, cool looking and way good. Call or text me for details 319.850.1563 This one will compete anywhere!

The best whiskey is the Irish Whiskey.

Lot 21 Rising Stars Irish Whiskey x Big E bred to Total Solution

Big E PB Angus Grid Maker x EXT
Full sib eggs to lot 21 also sell!

Thursday, October 25, 2012

Predator show heifer. Hairy and Cool!

Predator x sim Reg Maintainer . All breeding heifer ,huge footed and super sound and that awesome Predator hair. Lot 58 Rising Stars

5/8 reg Simmental Bred Heifer selling. Deep

 Lot 22 Center of Attention x Dream On Bred to American Pride. Cow Deluxe!
Center of Attention (3C Macho x Big E)

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Check out Hueber Cattle Co online sale.

Hueber Show Cattle

On-Line Sale with Caldwell-Willoughby Sales 

Sale Link:

Sale Closes Monday, October 29th- Horse Race Style 7 p.m.

Open House Saturday October 27th and Sunday October 28th at the Show Barn 

1766 Woodlawn Road

Steward,IL 60553 

Matt Hueber (815) 761-7423 

Adam Almburg (815) 739-1413

Please feel free to contact us with any questions. 


Big Time Friction donor prospect selling!

Make plans now to be in West Point, Iowa on November 23rd. This Friction x Simmi sells bred safe to BIM.
Catalog goes out November 8, be sure to sign up for a catalog.

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Very Limited opportunity.

Rising Stars Lot 1 Shiver (Chill Factor) x Friction. Bred to Hard Whiskey
Very Limited opportunity.

Hard Whiskey

Monday, October 22, 2012

Foundation Simmental selling in Rising Stars.

Foundation Simmental 50% 3C Macho x Angus (9fb3 Fullback)
I feel this is the best top end of show heifers to sell in any of the Rising Stars past sales!
This heifer is a 3/4 sister to the Res Champion Foundation Simmental at the Jr Nationals in 2010.
She's awesome and she does have some white on her forehead.

Saturday, October 20, 2012

Check out Habeger Online sale.

 Check out one of the elite sales in the Midwest!


Habeger Show Cattle Online Sale
Oct. 23