TITLE

Late buying season still sees top bids for Texels

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;9/14/2007, Vol. 147 Issue 11, p84
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the results of the livestock show and sale organized by the Solway and Tyne Texel Breeders Club at Borderway Mart in Carlisle, Scotland. Breeder Willie Knox of Aberdeenshire has presented a smart pen of ram lambs in the event including the sale topper Haddo Neptune. Karen Wright of G.A. Gibson and Co. acquired Douganhill Monarch lamb for 10,000 Guinea francs (gns) from Douganhill Farms.
ACCESSION #
27390874

 

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