ABERYSTWYTH MARKET REPORT
5th Multi Breed Ram Sale, Lovesgrove
ENTRY - 159
Annual Ram Sale 29th September 2018 of the 159 rams on offer 126 were sold resulting in a clearance of 80%. The top 20 rams average 476gns.
We had several consignments from local farmers – top price ram from Mr J Davies, Cefncoch, Llanilar sold for 610 gns Lot 1084, he also sold his champion ram 1082 for 560 gns and others for 520, 480 and 450 gns.
Mr D Faulkner sold rams for 580, 550, 450 and 410 gns.
Mr T Evans, Pendre, Llanfihangel Y Creuddyn sold his consignment of Welsh rams for 510, 500, 450, 420 and 410gns.
J Rees, Goitre, Llanarth sold his Texel rams for 500, 460 and 400 gns.
Mr D Morgan, Alltgoch also sold for 440 gns.
There was also 3 pedigree Texel ewes from Mr Morris, Plas Y Fronfraith, Comins Coch sold prior to the rams through the ring, there was a strong demand with a top price of 290gns and the others sold for 210 gns.
We would to thank all the vendors and purchasers for their support this year making yet again another successful Ram Sale. The quality of rams forward was fantastic. We would also like to thank our class sponsors for 2018 McVeigh Parker and Bibby feeds for our champion.