Merignee Merino rams 84 av $2259

Merignee Merino rams 84 av $2259

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Heavy cutting fine wool Merino rams at Merrignee attracted strong competition from repeat buyers

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Jono Merriman, principal Merrignee Merino stud, Boorowa with Hugh Merriman and his grandfather Steve Merriman, Yass who bought the top priced ram with Merrignee stud classer Charlie Merriman.

Jono Merriman, principal Merrignee Merino stud, Boorowa with Hugh Merriman and his grandfather Steve Merriman, Yass who bought the top priced ram with Merrignee stud classer Charlie Merriman.

For his 30th annual unhoused ram sale, Jono Merriman, Merrignee Merino stud, Boorowa stud principal and manager offered 90 superfine, fine and fine/medium horn and poll rams.

The 2020 sale ram averages are 18.2 micron, 2.9 S.D., 16.0 C.V., 17.2 Spin F and 99.3 percent Comfort Factor.

The sale realised 84/90 sold to a top price of $4500 and average of $2259.

The top price was paid by Steve Merriman, Yass for a Merino ram with the figures of 17.4m, 2.5 SD, 14.4 CV, 16.1 Spin F, 99.7pc CF and 158 GFWpc.

Reflecting on the sale results, Jono Merriman said he had presented a good lineup of 12 month rams and was very pleased his clients had been able to secure their pick of the draft.

"It was a good selection of rams and there was strong competition across the catalogue," he said.

The sale was settled Elders, Boorowa with auctioneer Aaron Seaman taking the bids.

- Full report next week.

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