39th ANNUAL KOONWARRA RAM SALE
Koonwarra’s 39th annual ram sale took place on September 21st 2016, reaching a top price of $4400 in front a large crowd.
Ninety lots, including nine Polled Merino rams, went under the hammer, with 80 sold for an average of $2019.
The highest price ram of $4400 was sold to repeat buyer, Ian Geppert, “Riverside” Galore, who also brought the second highest price ram, which fetched $4000.
The 12-month-old top ram weighed 112.3 kilograms and was sired by RP – 15. It carried a 21-micron fleece, 3.4-micron standard deviation (SD), a 16.2 per cent coefficient of variation (CV) and a 99.1 per cent comfort factor.
The sale day was a great success, both in terms of results as well as the show of new faces among the crowd.
Koonwarra Merino Stud thanks the buyers and visitors who came to have a look at our Koonwarra sheep.