Progressive Cattle asked, "How do you buy bulls?" 

The majority of responders (47.7%) said they buy bulls through private treaty. 

The second-largest segment (28.4%) indicated they prefer to buy bulls at a production sale. 

About 21% of responders raise their own bulls, with the smallest segment, 2.8% purchase bulls via video auction.  end mark 

How do you buy bulls?

  • Private treaty: 47.7%

  • Production sale: 28.4%

  • Video auction: 2.8%

  • I raise my own: 21.1%