Victorian buyers bought big at a Tasmanian Merino ram sale.
Stockman Merino stud manager and classer Kip Gray was exceedingly pleased to have an almost perfect clearance of rams and a top price of $7250, much higher than the $5400 achieved the year before.
Quamby Plains stud principal Victoria Archer has no doubt what drew visitors to her Corriedale ram sale near Launceston, Tas.
A focus on performance recording with a New Zealand twist is winning support for a pair of Victorian Corriedale breeders.
Decades of breeding came to an end with the sale of Panorama Poll Merino stud's ewe flock and ram lambs.