Strong competition for Zwartbles at Worcester

Strong competition for females and selected rams was seen at the Zwartbles Sheep Association’s Show and Sale at Worcester.


Top price for the day went to overall champion from Rob and Vicki Grinnall’s Beech Hay flock at Kidderminster. The ram Beech Hay Pied Piper had already won male champion at Three Counties Show and the Royal Show this summer. He was secured by S W James, Pershore.


Top price female was the reserve female champion, a ewe lamb from E and M McConkeys Barmoll flock and taken by A L Smith-Maxwell who also purchased the second prize ewe lamb at 260gns.


Shearling ewes topped at 200gns for the female champion and reserve overall champion  from D F Scott’s Marton Flock, going to R J Hoadley, Cornwall.