DONEGAL Pedigree Texel Breeders is holding its annual sale of 80 in-lamb shearling ewes on a new date of Friday, December 21, in Raphoe livestock mart. An opportunity not to be missed, ewes from some of the top flocks in Ireland will be on offer.
Included in the sale is a full sister and two maternal sisters to €17,000 Greenstar Alfie and ewes from the same family as €15,000 Silverhill Bushtucker, top price rams at Blessington premier sales 2017 and 2018 respectively.
Ewes will be sold in-lamb to top sires including Irish sire of the year – Larahill Alphonsis, Worcester champion 2017 – Sportsman Alabama, Balmoral Maze champion 2018 – Mullan BFG, Blessington Premier sale Reserve Champion 2017 – Donnelly Alonso, and many many more.
A perfect chance to get a last minute Christmas present, to start a new pedigree Texel flock or add to your existing flock with quality sheep from proven breeders.
An in-lamb shearling ewe by Derrylahan Victorious has been kindly donated by the Myles’ family and will be auctioned for charity on the night.
n Show: 5.30pm; sale: 7pm.
n Catalogue for viewing on Irish Texel Sheep Society webpage or alternatively by post. For details contact David McKane on 004477 69258976.