The British Charollais Sheep Society’s premier sale at
Loanhead Midas Touch, by Crogham Hannibal 2nd, is an ET-bred lamb out of a ewe by Foulrice Garcia. He was sold on the day to P J Wood, St Andrews, Fife but a half share was later bought back by the breeders.
Charles Sercombe’s pen produced the 6500gns ram lamb Dalby Malachite. The twin-bred lamb is by Dalby Lazelle and out of a show winning ewe by Dalby D’Artagnan.
He was bought by a consortium of three breeders headed by
A joint bidding deal by Welsh breeders Adrian Davies (Llandeilo) and David Curran (Brecon) secured Logie Durno Magnum from Willie and Carole Ingram at 5600gns (below). His paternal grand-sire is Southam Front Runner and he is out of a ewe by Rockvilla Golden Promise.
David Curran claimed the championship with his ram lamb Wernfawr Magnum. By Glantren Legend and out of a Rutland Domingo sired ewe, he goes to J D Corbett, Newent, Gloucestershire at 5200gns (below).
Top priced shearling also came from the Rhaeadr flock. Rhaeadr Lord – also by the Ballyhibben sire – made 4000gns to Jonathan Wales,