British Vendeen Sheep Society
TWENTIETH NATIONAL SHOW & SALE
Accredited Pedigree Vendeen Sheep
(Sold under the British Vendeen Sheep
Friday 12th August 2005
A strong demand prevailed at the Vendeen sheep society's
premier show and sale at Borderway Mart, Carlisle, attracting a good
ringside of buyers.
| Berryfields Denver - 700gns
the sale at 700gns was shearling ram from Will Vernon-Miller of the
Berryfields flock based at Shipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire. Berryfields
Denver is a January born group 2 son of the 2003 Breed Champion at
the Great Yorkshire show. He was sold to WN & J Briggs of
Halferne, Castle Douglas.
at 620gns was another shearling ram this time from the Lyham flock
of RN Howie & Ptrs, Chatton, Alnwick. Lyham Dakota, a February
born sired lamb of Blackwell Vivaque, was purchased by RW Rowlinson
of Musden Grange, Ashbourne.
up to 600gns was the second entry into the sale ring a shearling ram
from Charles Vernon-Miller of the Blackwell flock based at Shipston-on-Stour. Blackwell
Different, an ARR/ARR group ram was bred from the Blackwell Commandant
sire which had sold earlier in the sale. He was knocked
down to KR Till & Sons of Spring House Farm, Thirsk.
|Blackwell Commandant - Supreme
Champion of the day was an aged ram from the Blackwell flock of Charles
Vernon-Miller. Blackwell Commandant already has show credits
to his name winning breed champion at this years Great Yorkshire Show. He
was sold for 540gns to S Whiteford of St.Johns Kirk, Biggar.
Averages - 14
shearling rams £381.00, 5 lamb rams £249.90, 6
shearling gimmres £234.50.
1st 801 Vernon-Miller
2nd 809 Vernon-Miller
3rd 811 Jones
4th 821 Howie
1st 827 Howie
2nd 828 Howie
3rd 831 Waddington
4th 830 Howie
1st 837 Howie
2nd 838 Howie
3rd 835 Howie
4th 826 Howie
Supreme Champion 801
Reserve Supreme Champion 837 Howie