Merlin and Old Munbilla Dorpers were given plenty of love by buyers.
The Brumpton family's combined Mt Ascot Merino stud and Jolly Jumbuck Poll Merino stud, Mitchell, sold 116 rams to average $1670 at their annual on-property sale on January 20.
THE 2020 Naracoorte first-cross ewe sale lived up to the pre-sale hype, with vendor-bred 1.5-year-olds from the James family, Coolawang Pastoral Co, Mundulla, setting a new national record of $472.
Goat breeders from Bendigo, Victoria to as far north as Cunnamulla, Queensland paid a $2002 average for 21 composite bucks at the inaugural Contender Meat Goat sale.
Poll Merino breeders keen on increasing wool and fertility bought up well at the Mumblebone stud sale, Wellington, which sold 258 rams for a $2920 average.