Welcome to Bonchasse Land & Cattle Co., LLC (“Bonchasse”) located near the beautiful Village of Grand Cane, Louisiana. Bonchasse strives to produce the finest Registered Brahmans and is a premier breeder of Registered Brahman and Golden Certified F-1 Braford replacement females. Furthermore, Bonchasse breeds and trains quality registered Quarter Horses to excel in the arena and on the ranch.
What’s Happening at the Ranch
Online sale beginning this Wednesday 4/3 and ending on Thursday 4/4.
Lot 6 – Ms. Bonchasse 378/7
Back by popular demand! After the extreme response and customer satisfaction following the Infinity Cattle Services Fall Sale, Bonchasse Land & Cattle was agreeable to consign the only remaining sale heifer sired by the great +Mr. V8 380/6 and out of JDH Lady Babette Manso 486/4. Most know that +Mr. V8 380/6 has been one of the most influential sires of all times in the Brahman breed as confirmed by him producing the most show ring winners in the USA from 2011-2017 and most recently sired the National & International Champion Grey Cow for V8 Ranch. Equally as impressive is JDH Lady Babette Manso 486/4 who was the 2013 National Champion, 2014 International Champion, and ABBA Show Cow of the Year. As you might expect from this mating Ms. Bonchasse 378/7 is eye appealing, growthy, heavy structured, deep ribbed, and easy fleshing. To further add to her value Ms. Bonchasse 378/7 ranks in the top 50% of the breed for an impressive 10 economically relevant traits. In addition she is 1 of 2 heifers selling that has carcass ultrasound measurements that were adjusted to 5.1% IMF, 9.3 sq. in REA for a 1.1 REA/CWT and a .37 in. Back Fat. Don’t miss this opportunity to purchase an outstanding female that combines some of the most popular and proven genetics with breed leading performance. Ms. Bonchasse 378/7 is truly a breeding piece!
Pedigree, Phenotype & Performance! If these sound like three essentials that you would like to incorporate into your program then you need to mark Ms. Bonchasse 401/7 as a must buy. This beautiful female obviously offers the ideal build and eye appeal expected by any progressive cattleman. In addition to her superior look she offers a pedigree that will be appreciated by anyone no matter their focus combining a Register of Renown Sire with a Maternal Merit Dam. Her sire is the former champion and proven sire as confirmed by him reaching the Register of Renown, +Mr. V8 191/7. Certainly 191/7 needs no introduction but it should be noted that he was a many time champion ending his career as a Reserve International Champion, he sired the International Champion Mr. V8 604/7, sired the 2019 V8 Ranch “Bull of the Year” Mr. V8 933/7 “Yeti”, is a multi-trait leader and offers one of the most proven pedigrees in the breed. The dam to Ms. Bonchasse 401/7 reached the status of Maternal Merit due to her calving regularly and weaning heavy calves. In addition,= JDH Lady Susie Manso 579/3 has been an outstanding donor for J.D. Hudgins-Locke Division, Moreno Ranches and Dubina Rose/Greg Mathis and as a result has 35 offspring registered in ABBA. In addition to =JDH Lady Susie being recognized for her maternal performance she produced a daughter owned by Bud McCraken that was named the International Show Embryo Produce of Dam Champion. As you might expect with so much bred-in performance, 401/7 charts positive for 9 traits with 4 of those being in the top 20% of the breed. In addition she has been carcass ultrasounded and yielded the following adjusted results: REA: 9.37 sq. in. for a 1.2 sq in/CWT, IMF: 4.65%, BF: .42 in. If you’re interested in producing cattle that have the pedigree, performance, and predictability to remain profitable be the last one bidding on Ms. Bonchassse 401/7!