Sound rams with performance attract strong bidding from first-cross ewe breeders

By Andrew Norris
Updated September 20 2017 - 3:24am, first published September 14 2017 - 11:00pm
Brian Plummer, "Trigoona", Tottenham, and his $3500 ram (on right), and Will Burnheim, "Sandy Camp", Quambone, with his $3200 ram (left).

Confidence is high in the time-tested first-cross ewe, it seems, given the red hot prices for Border Leicester rams at New Armatree’s ram sale.