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Traditional Native Breeds National Show

Melton Mowbray Mart 13 Sept 2014

Although there is no official class for the Llanwenog, this sale is supported by one or two members. Philip Hodges (Charndon Flock) has a good record of selling stock here, usually to new breeders. This year 4 yearling ewes sold to two buyers for an average of £148.30.

Llanwenog official sale of pedigree breeding stock

PRESS RELEASE - 23 August 2014
Alltgoch Champ ram

Male champion
Alltgoch senior ram

The 55th Annual Show and Sale of Llanwenog sheep held at Llanybydder attracted buyers from across Wales with others travelling from as far afield as Cumbria, Devon and Gloucestershire.

There was strong trade for rams with the Champion from Huw Evans (Alltgoch)selling for 600 gns to the Museum of Welsh Life, Sain Ffagan, Cardiff. He also had 540gns and 500 gns. A yearling from Ifonwy Lloyd & Son (Cletwr) sold for 470 gns. The Reserve Champion, a ram lamb from John Green ( Blaenplwyf) realised 420gns and heads east to Charles Horton’s flock in Gloucestershire.

Blaenplwy ram lamb

Reserve male champion
Blaenplwyf ram lamb

Ewes met keen demand with the top priced ewes from Leslie Jenkins ( Beiligwyn) realising 190 gns, a record for the breed. He also had 185gns with Arfon Williams (Pentre, Bala) achieving 145gns and 140gns. Ewe lambs sold to 140gns for Gareth Evans ( Parcyrhos).

Averages 7 Aged Rams £366

7 Yearling Rams £361.50

10 Ram Lambs £286.65

91 Ewes £105.46

61 Ewe Lambs £71.96

Auctioneers Evans Bros, Llanybydder

Llanybydder Official Show & Sale results

Older Ram

Huw Evans - Alltgoch S316 - Male Champion (sold for 600gns)
Ayshford Perpetual Challenge Cup (Best Ram)

Huw Evans - Alltgoch S317 (sold for 500gns)

Huw Jenkins - Pentre P536 (sold for 300gns)

Sain Ffagan - Alltgoch P156 (sold for 340gns)

Yearling Ram

Huw Evans – Alltgoch T519 (sold for 540gns)

Gareth Lloyd - Cletwr T760 (sold for 250gns)

Elfyn Morgans - Pen Y Bryn T79 (not sold)

Gareth Lloyd - Cletwr T759 (sold for 470gns)

Ram Lamb

John Green - Blaenplwyf U300 – Reserve Male Champion (sold for 420gns)

Elfyn Morgans - Glwydwern U2794 (sold for 400gns)

Gareth Evans - Parcyrhos U151 (sold for 240gns)

Gareth Evans - Parcyrhos U152 (sold for 330gns)

Pair of Ewes

Les Jenkins - bred by Parcyhros/Gwynfaen (sold for 190gns) - Maestroyddyn Cup (Best pair of females)

Les Jenkins - bred by Ffarm Fach (sold for 185gns)

Elfyn Morgans - Glwydwern home bred (sold for 135gns)

Arfon Williams - Pentre home bred (sold for 140gns)

Pen of 5 Ewes

Les Jenkins - 3 & 4 yr olds (sold for 110gns) - Cwmere Cup (Best pen of 5+ females)

Les Jenkins - bred by Parc Llwyd (sold for 100gns) - Enoch Evans Cup (Best presented entry)

Gareth Lloyd - Cletwr home bred (sold for 100gns)

John Green - Blaenplwyf home bred (sold for 110gns)

Pair of Ewe lambs

Les Jenkins - not sold - Reserve pair of females

Gareth Lloyd - Cletwr home bred (sold for 85gns)

Huw Jenkins - Gwynfaen home bred (sold for 82gns)

Elfyn Morgans - Glwydwern home bred (sold for 80gns)

Pen of 5 Ewe lambs

Gareth Lloyd - Cletwr home bred (sold for 92gns) - Reserve 5+ females

Huw Evans - Alltgoch home bred (sold for 80gns)

Richard Edwards - Glanrhyd home bred (sold for 75gns)

Corfield - Blaencarrog home bred (sold for 58gns)

Aled True - Penycoed
Young Handler

Aled True (Penycoed) - Bradden Cup

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