Red Hill Farms

“Where A Bull Is More Than A Bull”

Bulls and Females of Fall Sale IV

Saturday, October 27, 2018

 

Red Hill Farms provides leading Red Angus & Simmental genetics plus herd management support services to improve your profitability

Bart, Sarah, & Ty Jones operate Red Hill Farms, a 7th generation family farm on the rolling hills of northern middle Tennessee and south central Kentucky. With the original farm purchased by Bart’s great-great-great-grandmother in the late 1860’s, the family has tilled the land with pride and raised quality livestock for several generations.

Red Hill Farms is a family farm that consists of 450 Red Angus, Simmental, SimAngus, and Angus cows, 150 acres of burley tobacco, 100 purebred sows, and row crops that support the livestock enterprises. The cattle operation utilizes artificial insemination, embryo transfer, extensive performance records and DNA analysis to produce bulls and females for the annual sale held the third Saturday in March. The Jones’ swine operation provides breeding stock to customers across the United States and in foreign countries. Burley tobacco is a traditional Kentucky/Tennessee crop that adds diversity to Red Hill Farms. The Jones family enjoys sharing the tobacco experience with visitors unfamiliar with this specialty crop.

Both Sarah and Bart are deeply-rooted in agriculture. Sarah was reared on a 4th generation dairy farm and was active in 4-H and FFA activities. She graduated from Western Kentucky University with a degree in accounting and is a Certified Public Accountant. Sarah manages financial records, cattle records, advertising, and marketing in addition to rolling the hay and AI breeding the cows. Bart grew up in the purebred swine seedstock industry, and he was an active 4-H swine project participant. When he graduated from Oklahoma State University in 1996, Bart came back to the family farm to raise pigs. He quickly learned that diversification would make the farm more profitable. Today, the farm produces cattle, tobacco, hogs, corn, soybeans, and a variety of hay and silage crops. Bart manages the day-to-day farming operation and computerized swine records.

Red Hill Farms’ mission is to be good stewards of the land, promote excellent husbandry practices and treat animals with respect, give back to the community, and provide superior genetic products to increase customer profitability and enhance consumer appeal of U.S. beef and pork.

Bart, Sarah and Ty appreciate farm life and cherish the friendships developed in agriculture. They also take time to enjoy house boating, waterskiing and exhibiting Ty’s market lambs.

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2 days ago

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Scott Hines and Family of Liberty, Kentucky, have consigned 8 fall yearling heifers to our fall sale as Lots 83 and 84! These heifers are black, SimGenetics commercial heifers.

Mark your calendar to be at the sale or watching on DVAuction on October 27 at 11am central!
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3 days ago

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L.J. Watson is consigning 19 fall yearling open heifers as Lots 77 - 82 in our fall sale on October 27.

Check out the profile video about L.J.'s cattle program!youtube.com
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4 days ago

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We are pleased to have four long-time Red Hill customers that have consigned commercial females for our upcoming sale on October 27.

Jay Price and Family of Liberty, Kentucky, have 30 fall yearling heifers consigned as Lots 70-76 in our fall 2018 sale.youtube.com
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5 days ago

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We got a couple good days of chopping in on Friday and Saturday. We really enjoy growing this sorghum feed. It is cheap to grow, yields well and makes great quality feed. We have now had over 3 inches of rain since Saturday so glad we were drilling cover crops behind the chopper. If it doesn't dry up soon we may be doing a first for Red Hill -- chopping silage in November. That even sounds weird. Bull and Female sale preparations continue. Got reports of some getting catalogs in mail yesterday. Videos up on DVAuction. Sale tags put in bulls yesterday. Make plans to be at the sale on the 27th. ... See MoreSee Less

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1 week ago

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Videos for our October 27 sale are available on DVAuction!

www.dvauction.com/video_catalogs/4044
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