Annual Ram Sale
Annual Ram Sale
YARRAM PARK PERFORMANCE GENETICS SALE.
Yarram Parks recent Maternal and Southie Terminal ram sale resulted in a clearance of 323 out of 345 offered, with maternal rams selling to a top of $4,600, and the Southie Terminals selling to $2,800, to average $1,834 overall.
We were delighted with the result, with many returning loyal clients showing confidence in our breeding program and genetic gain, with a highlight of several new purchasers strongly supporting the sale.
New clients Lachie and Rosie Harris purchased the top priced maternal ram, bidding strongly to $4,600 for Lot 19, also purchasing a second maternal ram Lot 33 for $3,800.
Volume buyers on the day included long time clients DCF Marine securing 21 maternal rams, Salt Creek Pastoral bidding strongly for 22 Southie Terminals, along with and Murdeduke Pastoral also purchasing 21 Southies.
New clients LJ and HK Higgins put together an excellent draft of 19 Marenal rams to bolster their breeding program, along with loyal regular clients Larkfield Pastoral, Peel Ag, John Goldsworthy, and Coolana Rural, all purchasing over 10 rams each.
Auctions Plus played a key role and was very active especially with interstate buying, with new clients Connorville Station securing 14 maternal rams, and long term clients Jakabul Pty Ltd purchasing 11 rams, and Highbank Pastoral operating on 10 rams.
Overall there was a substantial draft of even sale rams available at sensible prices providing excellent opportunities for producers to enhance their breeding program and genetic gain.
The sale was conducted by LMB Livestock and Land and Elders Hamilton, with strong support from Charles Stewart and Co. and Livestock Consulting Victoria.
Yarram Park now continues their ram sale program with a solid draft of both Maternal and Southie Terminal rams available for private sale.