NAMPARA stud at Penola topped the SA Angus Week sales, with a total clearance and magical $9644 average on Tuesday last week.
Fifty-four rams cleared from 77 offered with a top of $2800 twice and average of $1638 at the Highveld International Australian White sheep summer production sale last Tuesday.
This year’s junior champion ram exhibitors at the 2017 Great Southern Supreme Merino Show, Sean and Jude Ballinger of Waverley Downs Merino stud, “Lecoin”, Delungra, had one of their most impressive sales to date, topping at $3200 and averaging $1116 for 46 rams.
Almost 50 cattle have been catalogued for the Trails West Texas Longhorn Sale in Roma on February 25.
CONFIDENCE from loyal wool growers pushed prices at the 10th annual Maister’s Swamp Merinos ram sale to a $2000 high near Kentucky on Thursday.
Queenlee Merino rams sold to a top of $2500 and average of $898 at the 28th annual on-property sale at Uralla last Tuesday.
The demand for quality Border Leicester genetics that Ariah Park breeders Graham and Isabella Grinter are renowned for continued for the Retallack stud's 42nd on-property production sale.
Merryville stud, Boorowa, gained the top-price of $7000 and the top average of $3250 for six rams at the 61st annual Mudgee Merino ram sale.
The second annual Coronga Walgett ram sale saw 36 White Suffolk rams sell to a buying gallery of six district buyers.