The 20th September 2017 saw the Texel Ram Show & Sale on behalf of the Northern Ireland Texel Breeders’ Club take place at Swatragh market.
Champion was awarded to Mr Roger Strawbridge for his shearling ram sired by Duncryne Uber Cool which later sold for the top price of 880gns. Reserve champion went to Mr Richard Henderson for his ram lamb also sired by Duncryne Uber Cool which later sold for 420gns.
Other high sellers as follows:
Shearling rams; Mr Stephen Etherson 580gns, Mr Colin Gregg 480gns, Mr Kieran McAfee 400gns
Ram Lambs; Mr Roger Strawbridge 550gns, Mr Stephen Etherson 500gns, Messrs E & P Johnston 460gns.