Monday 17th September 2018
At Royal Welsh Showground , Builth Wells
Further details Chris Davies Builth Office 01982 553614
The largest single day selection of Rams and Ram Lambs anywhere in the UK.
Entries consigned from Breeders in England, Wales and Scotland, give a great selection for all purchasers. Showing of the Charollais is on the afternoon prior to the sale, with all sheep being rigorously inspected, buyers can bid with full confidence
The main breed of Rams for Brightwells at the NSA Sale are Charollais we normally offer in the region of 280 Yearling Rams and 220 Ram Lambs.
Charollais Rams have established themselves in the UK as a major influence in the prime lamb industry. A terminal sire renowned for its quality carcase, easy lambing and flexible marketing, Charollais Rams work well with all the UK’s commercial ewe breeds.
Champion Ram 2016 from Arwyn Thomas, Arbryn, sold for 1,600gns
Top Price Ram 2016 from Arwel Owen, Banwy Sold for 2,100gns
Brightwells are also official auctioneers to the Poll Dorset Society. If you are looking for a sheep that is adaptable to any climate or altitude, with a fleece that many breeds would like to aspire to, then this is your sheep.
This year will be the Fifty Eighth Year that Brightwells have sold Border Leicester’s at Builth Wells with the sale now part of the NSA Ram Sale. There is usually a catalogue entry in the region of 90 Pedigree Border Leicesters with a breakdown of 75 Rams and 15 females
Pictured above - Top Price Shearling 2015 from James Brown, Eidon Cottage, Mindrum Mill – Sold for 7000gns
Brightwells in partnership with Sunderlands and Thompson also sell Suffolk Rams. There is normally a catalogued entry of 100 Suffolk Yearlings which would ideally suit commercial flocks.
Beulah Speckled Face
There is normally an entry in the region of 30 Beulah Speckled Face Yearling Rams at the sale
All enquiries welcome please contact Mike Evans, Chris Davies Greg Christopher or Sara Hamer
33 High Street, Builth Wells, Powys, LD2 3DL
Telephone number 0982 553614