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TAS Country : October 28th 2010
Top class rams up for grabs BRENDAN and Narelle Webberley's Royal Hobart Show champion interbreed ram will be sold at the couple's on-property Poll Dorset and White Suffolk ram sale at Rodbourne, Brighton next month. The 1½-year-old White Suffolk Ram, Tag No. 99-09, is a well-muscled ram with great balance. The ram was also named Champion White Suffolk Ram and Supreme White Suffolk Exhibit at the show. Two of the Webber- leys' rams that won the pairs class at the show and other selec- ted Poll Dorset and White Suffolk rams will be for sale too. The sale will be held on November 26. 22 Tasmanian Country Friday, October 29, 2010 POLL DORSET • COMPOSITE H UGHES CLUDEN NEWRY Thursday 11th November 2010, 11am At Cluden Newry, Pateena Rd, LONGFORD 43 POLL DORSET RAMS 29 WHITE SUFFOLK/COMPOSITE RAMS Bred to produce High Yielding Carcases Peter Hughes 6391 1167 - 0429 176 646 Agents Roberts Ltd: Jock Gibson 0418 133 595 • Tim Woodham 0418 323 425 RAM SALE 2049076-101029 Advertising feature Poll Dorsets ON PROPERTY SALE Offering: 38 Poll Dorset Rams and 27 White Suffolk Rams Friday 26th November at 1.30pm Enquiries Most Welcome: Brendan & Narelle Webberley Ph: 03 6268 1244 or 0409 681 244 116478-41 SALE AGENTS Rodbourne Poll Dorset & White Suffolk Studs BUY YOUR POLL DORSET S FROM ONE OF THESE BREEDERS NORTH F.H BADCOCK, HAGLEY - 63 922 228 RP & SL CATERALL, KAROOLA -- 63 954 366 NF & MK CLEAR, BRACKNELL -- 63 973 253 SM HEAZLEWOOD, WHITEMORE -- 0417 592 291 T. HOOKWAY, SCOTTSDALE -- 0418 128 915 PR & JA HUGHES, LONGFORD -- 0429 176 646 B LAWRENCE, MEANDER -- 0407 990 331 BD MANN, WHITE HILLS -- 63 918 342 K & A McLAUCHLAN, WHITEMORE -- 63 973 161 McLAUCHLAN P TSIP, WHITEMORE -- 63 973 162 MELTON VALE ENT, WHITEMORE -- 0419 337 927 WAMINDA PAST, QUAMBY BROOK -- 63 623 697 NORTH WEST AJ & MA ANDERSON, SPRENT -- 0418 532 767 PP & KF DAY, PENGUIN -- 0407 811 125 W & A ROBERT THOMPSON, WYNYARD -- 64 423 342 VAN DIEMEN QTY BULBS, WYNYARD -- 64 422 012 NL & DR WADE, WYNYARD -- 64 422 128 SOUTH KL & SB BAKER, RICHMOND -- 0400 951 117 FJ & DM ILES, SORELL -- 62 652 311 LJP ILES, SORELL -- 62 652 311 CA LONG, RICHMOND -- 0438 602 418 DM MOORE, CAMPANIA -- 0419 305 955 KB MOORE, CAMPANIA -- 0458 604 110 BJ & N WEBBERLEY, BRIGHTON -- 62 681 2442015829-101029 Ram sale caps off a big year IN DEMAND: Valma sale team sire Valma 632, Australia's leading terminal sire on Lambplan's Carcase Plus index. THE Valma & Rannoch Poll Dorsets bred by And- rew and Keith McLauch- lan at Whitmore will cap off a most successful season with their 49th an- nual ram sale to be held on the property Valma Downs, at noon on Novem- ber 10. The offering of 111 stud and flock rams represent rams drawn from the top 50 per cent of the stud's 2009 drop. Most of the other rams have already been sold. Thirty sons by Valma 623, Australia's leading Terminal sire on Lamb- plan's Carcase Plus index, have been catalogued for the sale. He has a terrific combin- ation of individual figures combined with his excel- lent structure, including a fine shoulder setting. To date this year inter- state stud breeders have eagerly sought his stud ram sires where eight have sold to average $4812. These stud ram clients return to obtain the Valma & Rannoch bloodlines to enhance their already out- standing flock ram sales where high growth, mus- cularity and clean points are priorities. Eighty White Suffolk rams from JS & KA McLauchlan's Leith Stud will bring the total ram offering for the day to 191. SALE TEAM: Fairbank Poll Dorsets, left to right, lots nine, eight, one and seven. 50 top of the drop on offer Founded in 1969, the flock has a breeding objective of structural correctness and secondly using lambplan as a tool to select for muscling, growth and ad- equate fat traits. Performance recording has been utilised since its inception with an empha- sis always being on bal- anced EBVs. We avoid us- ing animals with extreme EBVs, in particular those which are too lean, as progeny from these ani- mals are often difficult to finish, especially in ad- verse seasonal conditions. This year Fairbank will offer 50 top of the drop Poll Dorset rams at the Top of Tassie sale. These top rams include a balance of high performance growth and muscle traits and suitable fat to ensure progeny are capable of finishing in the required timeframe. A fea- ture of this year's offering will be two runs of August drop rams by a combin- ation of the New Zealand outcross sire Windermere 04/0196 (Reserve Cham- pion Christchurch 2007) and our top home-bred sires who continue to pro- vide consistent balance, growth and structure to their progeny. This year the widely used Pine Avenue 06/050 (Pwwt 13.4 and emd 1.1) has been used and this ram has contributed great mus- cle and growth. Also avail- able is our show team including potential stud si- res: Champion Ram from the Hobart Royal (Lot 8), Reserve Champion Ram at the Geelong Royal (Lot 1), Reserve Champion Ram at Launceston Royal (Lot 7) and the Interbreed Cham- pion Ram from Campbell Town show (Lot 9). Commercial lamb producer's first choice For catalogues or queries contact: Andrew McLauchlan - 0428 577 243 or Keith 0427 973 161 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, fax: 03 6397 3162. www.polldorset.org.au/valmarannoch 49th Annual ram sale held Wednesday 10th November 2010 Conducted by Roberts Limited, at "Valma Downs", Whitemore. Commencing at 12 noon. As part of the McLauchlan family Poll Dorset & White Suffolk On-Property sale 191 top meat rams offered VALMA & RANNOCH POLL DORSETS 2022962-101029
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