A large number of Hereford enthusiasts headed to Adelong for the Pearce family’s 18th annual Yavenvale Herefords on-property bull sale with the desire to buy the best bulls from one of the biggest whiteface cowherds in the country.
When selecting genetics all producers want to find high quality genetics that perform under commercial conditions, what better place to find this than from a program that markets 2000 grass fed steers annually and selects for traits within the seedstock herd relevant to their commercial beef business.
Glendan Park Hereford stud, Barfold, has continued the trend of improved top and average prices at its fourth on-property bull sale.
There was good mix of local and interstate buyers attend the 15th annual Castlebar Dorper and White Dorper ram sale last Thursday in Nyngan.
Incorporating and benefiting from hybrid vigour with the use of Black Simmentals was the talk amongst supporters of the second annual Brewer Beef Black Simmental bull sale held on property at Tallangatta last Monday.
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.
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.