Ram Sale Report 2019 - yet another well supported sale by our vendors and purchasers with a good percentage of rams sold and achieving a new top price.
ABERYSTWYTH MARKET REPORT
28th September 2019
6th Annual Multi Breed Ram Sale, Lovesgrove
Entry – 192
Another successful Ram Sale on 28th September 2019 with approximately 40 more rams entered than last year. 192 rams was catalogued this year, the run up to the sale, weather did not look favourable for us but however we was fortunate and missed the rain.
23 rams was not forward the day of sale leaving 169 on offer, 128 were sold resulting in 75% clearance. The top 20 rams average 506gns.
We had several consignments from local farmers - we achieved a new top price this year of 700 gns – firstly - Lot 1017 a Texel yearling ram from Mr V Theobald, Bryngolau, Penrhyncoch and also Lot 1092 Texel yearling ram from Mr J Davies, Cefncoch, Llanilar.
Mr V Theobald also achieved 500 gns for Lot 1016 and Mr J Davies, Cefncoch also had 500 gns for Lot 1091.
Mr T Evans, Pendre, Llanfihangel Y Creuddyn sold his consignment of Welsh rams for 600, 550, 450, 400 & 380 gns.
Mr Jones, Llety Cynnes sold his consignment of Texel & Texel x Suffolk for 580, 520 & 420 gns.
We would like to congratulate our champion of our show Mr Jones & Son, Gwerniago, Pennal with Lot 1192 – Beltex Yearling judged by Mr B Evans of Caersws.
We would like to thank all the vendors and purchasers for their support this year making it yet again another successful Ram Sale. The quality of rams forward was to a high standard. We would also like to thank our class sponsors for 2019 - Bibby Feeds and McVeigh Parker.
Date for next years sale - 26th September 2020.