YARD records broke for shedding sheep at Condobolin last Thursday during the first sale of its type in 12 years when Australian White ewes fetched $610 a head.
Interest in the sale was far and wide with the record-priced pen and another two drafts bought by an undisclosed buyer from central Victoria through Nutrien, Wagga Wagga, on AuctionsPlus.
The record-priced pen was a draft of 53 Australian White ewes sired by Urah rams and from Tattykeel blood ewes, September, 2020 drop weighing an average 52 kilograms, bred by Angus Girle and brother-in-law, Jeff Peters Urah Australian Whites, Condobolin.
Urah stud was renamed by Mr Girle when he purchased the Ryan’s Run stud flock off Paddy McCumstie in 2017. The record sale follows a January…