Thainstone Ram Sale - 2013

Thainstone Texel Rams Set Centre Record

Texels were the pick of the trade at the annual Thainstone ram sale on Tuesday 24th September when a ram lamb from Stuart Barclay's Harestone flock set a new centre record for the breed when selling for 4000gns.

Harestone Ultimate Warrior
Harestone Ultimate Warrior

The sale leader, Harestone Ultimate Warrior is a son of 13,000gns sire Scholars Tiny Tempo and is out of a Tushingham dam by Teiglum Pledge. He sold to Messrs Scott, Wester Biffe, Maud, having stood reserve champion in the pre-sale show.

The Texel champion, from Graham Morrison, Deveronvale, sold for 1400gns to an undisclosed buyer. This shearling ram is a son of the 40,000gn Glenside Razzle Dazzle.

Averages: 80 Texel shearlings £594.16, 128 Texel ram lambs £496.53

(Aberdeen and Northern Marts).

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Date
24th September 2014
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