Annual Sale of 6,500 Speckled Face & Welsh Ewes & Ewe Lambs
Friday, 12th October 2018
Rhayader Market, Smithfield, Rhayader, Powys, LD6 5BU
Sale commences at 10.30 am prompt All sheep penned by 10.am
A Feature of this sale is the large annual drafts of 3, 4 and Full mouth Welsh and Hardy Speckle Ewes direct from the Hill farms surrounding Rhayader.
The ewes are bred to survive a harshest of winters on the mountain, a feature of these ewes are their longevity with ewes able to keep their teeth for 7 -9 years when moved to a lowland farm.
These ewes are an ideal low input ewe able to produce a prime lamb from 35 – 45 kg when crossed with a continental ram.
At the end of the sale there is a section for Ewe lambs where up to 1000 Welsh and Hardy Speckle Ewe Lambs are sold.
Official Auctioneers’ Offices:
Tel No: (01982) 553614
Fax No: (01982) 551200
Out of office hours Rob Meadmore 07774 763971