One-year-old ewes top Maternal Ewe Sale with two different lines

By Kyah Peeti
December 7 2023 - 11:00am
The Bradford family, Hillcroft Farms UltraWhite stud, Popanyinning, saw two of its ewe lines reach a sale high of $218, both selling to a Mt Lawley account. The first line was made up of 186, 12-13mo ewes that had an average bodyweight of 66.2 kilograms and the second line comprised 187 one-year-old ewes weighing an average of 67.7kg.
The Bradford family, Hillcroft Farms UltraWhite stud, Popanyinning, saw two of its ewe lines reach a sale high of $218, both selling to a Mt Lawley account. The first line was made up of 186, 12-13mo ewes that had an average bodyweight of 66.2 kilograms and the second line comprised 187 one-year-old ewes weighing an average of 67.7kg.

The Nutrien Livestock Maternal Ewe Sale held on AuctionsPlus this week proved to be successful, with a continued interest in shedding breeds, resulting in prices reaching a high of $218 on two occasions, for one-year-old UltraWhite ewes.

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