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AFA Newsletter - 15/07/2016

WANGANELLA & POLL BOONOKE RAM AUCTION 2014

THANK YOU to all bidders and attendees at the Wanganella & Poll Boonoke Ram Auction, your support was greatly appreciated.

The auction topped at $18,000 and the average price for the 154 rams offered and sold was $2,562. In the breakdown, 94 Wanganella rams averaged $2,295 with a top of $12,000, while 60 Poll Boonoke rams averaged $2,980 with a top of $18,000.

Private ram selections have been very busy and once again we thank all of our Clients for the opportunity to do business and supply your Merino genetic requirements.

  • PB 3.0001 x WP003

    Purchased for the sale top of $18,000 by Darriwell Poll Stud, Trundle.

    Photographed with PB3.0001 from left:
    Angus Munro, Russell Jones (Darriwell), Colin Bell & Lloyd Jones (Darriwell).

  • Poll Boonoke 3.0040 x WP 003

    Purchased for $17,000 in conjuction by Glenlea Park,
    Pinnaroo, SA and Pyramid Poll, Esperance, WA.

    Photographed with PB3.0040 from left:
    Angus Munro, Peter Wallis (Glenlea Park) and Dale Bruns (AWN)

  • Wanganella 3.0785 x EM137

    Purchased for $12,000 by Kiawarra, Weethalle, NSW.

    Photographed with W3.0785 from left:
    Angus Munro, Ken Karsten (Kiawarra), Tim McMeekin (Elders) and Alex Karsten (Kiawarra)

Royal Adelaide Show September 2014

  • Wanganella 3.0816

    By East Mundulla 137
    Micron 19.3, SD 2.8, CV 14.5, CF 99.9
    Body Wt (7/9/2014) 125.0 kg

    Grand Champion March Shorn
    Merino or Poll Merino Ram
    Champion March Shorn Merino Ram
    Champion Medium Wool Merino
    March Shorn Ram

  • Wanganella 3.0820

    By East Mundulla 137
    Micron 19.4, SD 2.7, CV 13.9, CF 99.7
    Body Wt (7/9/2014) 134.5 kg

    Reserve Champion Medium Wool Merino
    March Shorn Ram

  • Wanganella 3.0844

    By East Mundulla 137
    Micron 19.6, SD 2.9, CV 14.8, CF 99.8
    Body Wt (7/9/2014) 128.0 kg

    Reserve Champion March Shorn Merino Ram
    Champion Strong Wool Merino March Shorn Ram

  • Poll Boonoke 3.0037

    By Wallaloo Park 003
    Micron 21.0, SD 2.7, CV 12.9, CF 100.0
    Body Wt (7/9/2014) 133.0 kg

    Reserve Champion Strong Wool Poll Merino March Shorn Ram
    2nd Place – Fibre Meat Plus Class (134 entries)

Elders Riverina Sheep Expo Deniliquin, August 2014

Congratulations to the Gray Family, "Larnoo", Moulamein, on being awarded the Elders Northern Supreme Clip of the Year 2013/14 with their Wanganella Wool. The Grays won the Clip of the Month award in August 2013.

Photo courtesy of The Land

  • Poll Boonoke 3.0028

    By Wallaloo Park 003
    Micron 18.8, SD 3.7, CV 19.7, CF 99.6
    Body Weight (26/7/2014) 116.5 kg

    Elders Riverina Ram of the Year

    Photo courtesy of The Land

Australian Sheep & Wool Show, Bendigo, July 2014

  • Wanganella 3.0816

    By East Mundulla 137
    Micron 19.3, SD 2.8, CV 14.5, CF 99.9
    Body Weight (16/7/2014) 111.5 kg

    Grand Champion Medium Wool Ram of the Show

    Champion Medium Wool Ram

    Champion March Shorn Medium Wool Merino Ram

  • Poll Boonoke 3.0037

    By Wallaloo Park 003
    Micron 21.0, SD 2.7, CV 12.9, CF 100.0
    Body Weight (16/7/2014) 122.0 kg

    Reserve Champion March Shorn Australian
    Merino All Purpose Ram (145 entries)

    Junior Champion Merino Ram

    Champion March Shorn Strong Wool Poll Merino Ram

Hay Merino Sheep Show June 2014

  • RIVERINA WOOL
    AUSTRALIAN CHAMPION
    HOGGET MERINO RAM

    Poll Boonoke 3.037
    ‘Otway’

    By Wallaloo Park 003
    Micron 21.0, SD 2.7, CV 12.9, CF 100.0

    Photographed with
    Justin Campbell (Boonoke Operations
    Manager), Colin Bell (Stud Principal), Angus
    Munro (Stud Manager) and Mark Bazeley
    (Riverina Wool, Prize Sponsor)

    Photo courtesy of The Land

  • IAN LILBURNE CLASSING TROPHY
    DUAL PURPOSE EVENT
    PEN OF THREE RAM WEANERS

    Poll Boonoke
    3.001, 3.028 & 3.037

    Photographed with
    Justin Campbell, Angus Munro,
    Dan Carmichael, Manning Doughty & Chris
    Bowman

    Photo courtesy of The Land