With the lamb and first cross ewe markets continuing to charge along, the Ramm family’s draft of 101 Poll Dorset rams were knocked down without hesitation from a full gallery to average $1089.
Narromine's monthly store sheep sale attracted 3500 head of mainly Merino ewes with only a small penning of first cross ewes.
New and return clients had the best of both worlds with spirited bidding on both top-end sires as well as value for money rams at the 30th Hillden Poll Dorset stud on-property sale at Bannister last Friday.
At the 12th NSW Border Leicester Show and Sale held at Dubbo recently, stud rams sold to a record high of $9600 while six flock rams all sold for $1000 each.
After a trip to the Dundee Working Dog Auction in 2015, Robert Johnson, “Shady Acres,” Casino, said he had to try it out for himself.
At the recent annual on-property Carrabungla Merino stud sale, Laggan, the McIntosh family sold 69 of the 76 rams offered to an average price of $1549.
At their 12th on-property ram sale, the Williams family of Thalabah Merino stud, Laggan, cleared all 60 rams offered to a $1583 average and top-price of $4500.