Quality Suffolk tups bring optimism to Kelso sales

Hunt, Jeremy
September 2006
Farmers Weekly;9/15/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 11, p139
Trade Publication
The article reports on the results of the auction of sheep breeds held in Kelso, Scotland in September 2006. Suffolk breeds dominated ram sales with bids that reached to £11,000. Buyers were not prepared to sacrifice quality to achieve a bargain-priced ram despite willingness to invest more in the best tups. Ronald Wilson of the Border Union Agricultural Society says that breeders exert their efforts to provide only the best they can produce.


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