Some of our 2011 Spotlight Consignments Posted

 We have uploaded some of our consignments for the Spotlight on Quality 2011.  Click here to go there now...

Arizona National Livestock Show Results

Sunny Day exhibited at the Arizona National Livestock Show along with MV Cattle, MJM Shorthorns and the Sardellas.


Congratulations Amy on your Calf Champion Female Sunny Day Edgar's Lacy 34U.

Congratulations Mike and Jane Mello on your Reserve Calf Champion Female Sunny Day Pixie 41U.

Congratulations Mortensen-Vannest Cattle on your Junior Champion Bull MV Dazzlers Miracle MV6 ET.

Congratulations Grant Sardella on your 2nd Place Class 3 Heifer WHR Ruby Ann 9205.


Plymouth a success for Sunny Day Shorthorns, Shorthorn Cattle Sold

Sunny Day Shorthorns returned home from Plymouth today.

Both of the Consignments sold.  Congratulations to Grant Sardella of Winton and Mike and Jane Mello of Tulare who took home Gloriana and Pixie respectively.

It was nice to see the extended Shorthorn Family and spend a little time away from the ranch.

Special thanks to Substitute feeders Gary Mortensen and neighbor Troy.  We appreciate your hard work holding down the fort while the rest of us were at the Spotlight on Quality Sale and Annual Meeting.

Gipe announces his intention to run for the American Shorthorn Association Board of Directors

Sunny Day Shorthorn's Alpha Gipe announced his intention to run for the American Shorthorn Association Board of Directors at the Annual Meeting of the California Shorthorn Breeders Association. The election will take place at the National Show being held this year at the National Western Stock Show in Denver, Colorado.

Alpha is currently a Board Member of the California Shorthorn Breeders' Association and has served as President in the past.  He has been a delegate to the Annual Meeting of the American Shorthorn Association numerous times.

Sunny Day Shorthorns arrives in Plymouth for the Spotlight on Quality Show and Sale

Alpha and Sherri Gipe left Thursday morning with our offerings for the Spotlight on Quality Show and Sale.  You can see one of those Shorthorns for sale on our Consignment page. 

They arrived in Plymouth at about 11:30 p.m. and bedded down the cattle.

Amy and Tim are headed up to Plymouth after the local football game where Tim assists with the games.  Go Golden Valley High School.

Sunny Day Shorthorns Receives 2009 Best of Merced Award


Press Release


Sunny Day Shorthorns Receives 2009 Best of Merced Award

U.S. Commerce Association’s Award Plaque Honors the Achievement

WASHINGTON D.C., June 8, 2009 -- Sunny Day Shorthorns has been selected for the 2009 Best of Merced Award in the Corn category by the U.S. Commerce Association (USCA).