On behalf of Charollais Sheep NZ Ltd.
24 Pure Charollais rams
36 three quarter Charollais rams (out of 1/2 Charollais x Poll Dorset x Texel dams)
On behalf of Douglas Downs Ltd.
50 half Charollais rams (out of PD x Texel dams)
20 Black faced half Charollais rams (sire and dams half Suffolk)
The sale rams are the progeny of proven sires that rank highly in the Charollais breed's across flock Sire Reference Scheme. They are a step up on type and performance indexes for both Growth and Meat traits.
All sale rams are:
• fully recorded on SIL.
• ultrasound scanned for muscle and fat.
• accredited free of B. ovis.
• reared on pasture and winter swedes at 1000ft asl.
A full sale catalogue will be available on-line from December 1st.
The sale of semen and surplus ewes can be arranged prior to the autumn.