Sunday, October 30, 2011

Simmental Heifer

This High Percentage Simmental heifer
 was placed by Mittag Show Cattle
 to Tyson Tucker
 for the coming show season.

Purchased from Tracy Goretska
 and raised by Dean Brown, Ohio.
 Sired by a Dream On son.

Kansas City

Courtesy of MLC Blog
Champion AOB/Commercial
2011 American Royal
Shown by Kimberlee Cull
Sired by Monopoly
Raised by Benes & Hara

We have 1 full sib embryo to this heifer by Monopoly and
2 by Heat Wave out of the Miss USA cow coming
this spring that we have in partnership with Clint Barnes, OH.

Friday, October 28, 2011

KC Maine Show

Reserve Junior High Maine Heifer
 Shown by Mitchell Udell
 Sired by Striker

KC Maine Show

Champion Junior High Maine Heifer
 Shown by Jordan Crall
 Sired by Top Shelf

KC Maintainer Show

Reserve Junior Maintainer Heifer
 Shown by Chyann Smith
 Sired by Monopoly
Sold by Bremer

KC Maintainer Show

Champion Junior Maintainer Heifer
 Shown by Halley Becking
Sired by Irish Whiskey

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

My Turn Heifer

My Turn x Simmi
Sells November 26th on Holmes Show Cattle Sale
Raised by Mittag Show Cattle
Undefeated Feeder Heifer Including wins at:
IJBBA Final Drive
Iowa State Fair
Union County Open Show
Adair County Fair

The judges have all commented on her
 awesome soundness and depth of body!

Monday, October 24, 2011

Elite Genetics Club Calf Sale

Make plans to attend the
 Elite Genetics Club Calf Sale
Saturday, October 29, 2011
6:00 PM
Colfax Livestock Market
Colfax, Iowa

Consigners Include:
Matt Downing
Braun Show Cattle
Ben Kelly
Seth Britten
Weis Cattle
Conover Club Calves
Christensen Farms
Dr JAC Cattle
J6 CattleMishler Farms
Norman Farms
Jason Smith
Mike Sweeney
Wes Rogers
Yankee Club Calves

For More Information contact:
Dustin Conover 515-480-5889
Wade Conover 605-695-0293

Sunday, October 23, 2011

Heifer For Sale

 Market heifer prospect
 Walks Alone x Godfather
 Call Brian Mericle 660-342-4675

For Sale (SOLD)

My Turn x Paddy O' Malley Steer

My Turn x Who Made Who

Both Steers Raised by Matt Downing. 
Matt Downing - 515-480-4470
Tucker Mittag - 641-344-6858
Craig Mittag - 641-344-5800

Saturday, October 22, 2011

Combine Fire

A neighbor parked his combine
 for the night and
 returned in the morning
 to find the combine
burned up!

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Opening Session

Opening Session of the
 2011 National FFA Convention.
 If you want to watch it for yourself,
 it is being televised on RFD TV.

Foundation Simmental

We are excited that we have purchased this
Foundation Simmental heifer sired by Monopoly.
She was sold by Matt Lautner Cattle in their recent sale.
We look forward to showing her this coming show season
and adding her to our cowherd in the future.
She is a full sister to the many time champion heifer in 2011
Shown by the Snedden Family and raised by Oakley Kershner.

Mittag Design

Mittag Design - Tucker Mittag
641-344-6858 -
Become a fan of Mittag Design on Facebook 
to see more of our work!! 

Sears Tower

O-M FFA members standing on a
glass ledge on the 103rd floor of sears tower.
They are on the way to the National FFA Convention.

Friday, October 14, 2011

From Mark Ball

Lot 2
Monopoly x Maine

 Lot 48
Monopoly x Jag (Fear This)

Lot 49
Monopoly x Checks/Throttle

These Monopolys sell this Sunday, October the 16th in Rock Port, Missouri.
Check out our website on for other pics and videos.
Come down Sunday and check out the flood damage
along the now opened 1-29 and enjoy food and drinks around 6 pm.
Call Ryan @ (660) 744-4454 or Me @ (660) 254-4478
for any questions or directions.
Thanks again, Mark Ball.

Saturday, October 8, 2011

Family Legacies Sale

Family Legacies Sale, Creston, IA
Studer Shorthorns and Mitchell Shorthorns

High Selling Open Female
$7500 - Sired by DF Waco

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Northwest Missouri State Contest

Congratulations to Tyler Long and Tess Mittag
 from the Orient-Macksburg FFA 
for placing 1st and 2nd place individuals
 at the Northwest Missouri State Livestock judging contest. 

 There were over 270 participants!

Tyler scored 473
Tess scored 462

New Website to check out. 

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

From Jill Faes

Club Calf Sale this weekend - 8 & 9TH!
Check us our on Showsteers- Turkey Run Cattle, Mo.
Bids close @ 5pm Sunday night.
Calves look Great which means Magarita time for Momma!!!
Hope to see everyone this weekend!

Sunday, October 2, 2011

Congratulations Tess!!

Congratulations to Nate Carr and Tess Mittag on being crowned
the 2011 Orient-Macksburg Homecoming King & Queen.

Saturday, October 1, 2011

Simmental Heifer

Pep's Playboy Heifer
Selling tomorrow at Southwest Simmental Group Fall Show Cattle Auction, Dunlap IA 
Owned by Long Simmentals

Half Simmental Heifer

Half (Foundation) Simmental Heifer
 Sired by Pep's Playboy
 Raised by Rieck and Lents Show Cattle.
Sells tomorrow at the Southwest Simmental Group Sale in Dunlap.