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An online offering of elite hampshire genetics April 26/27/28
We are excited this year to present the 3rd edition of the Spoonster’s Generation NEXT Sale. We again are incredibly pleased with the quality we are offering in this year’s sale. We dug deep into our program and are offering the very best in terms of genetic potential. I believe the sheep have that “modern” Hampshire look that will be very competitive in the show ring, yet will have all the tools to go on and be a stud ram or a foundation brood ewe in your flock. This year Schrock Hamps, IL, are back again as guest consignors and we are pleased to welcome Livermore Hampshires, IL, Newland Hampshires, KS and Mercedes Ladies, MN, as new consignors this year. These programs have had some great success over the past few years and are offering a solid set of sheep. The American Hampshire Sheep Association futurity program has proved to be beneficial in connecting youth with Hampshire sheep, and again this year the ewe lambs in this sale will be nominated for the ASHA Futurity Program. Last year, Spoonster 12-03 (Lot 3) went on to be named Reserve Champion Ewe of the 2012 MO State Fair Jr. Show. She was purchased by the James Hale Family of Missouri. Hearing these success stories and helping youth and new families get their start in Hampshire sheep is what fuels the Spoonster program! Please enjoy the catalog and if you have any questions about the offering, please contact us or any of the other consignors. We’d love to hear from you and assist in any way possible! Again, Jessica and I thank you for your interest and it is with great honor we say, at Spoonster Hampshires “you’re not just purchasing a sheep, you’re purchasing part of our program.”
- Bobby, Jessica, Tinleigh, Charleigh, Trey and Paisleigh Spoonster
n o i t a m r o f n I e l a S • Bidding will begin at 12pm CST, Friday, April 26. • Each bidder will be provided with a customer number. • Each Lot will have a base price. • Bidders must call with their bid. • Bids will be in $50 increments. • Website will be updated with current price and customer number on each Lot approx. every 2 hours. • Bids will close at 5pm CST, Sunday, April 28. • Winning bidders will be notified approx. 2 hours after the close of sale. • Payment will be handled on an individual basis. For all sale related questions contact Bobby Spoonster.
To Place Your Bid Call: Bobby Spoonster at PH: 636-359-5487 Guest Consignors:
Schrock Hampshires • Congerville, IL Livermore Hampshires • Media, IL Newland Hamps • Richmond, KS Mercedes Ladies • Perley, MN Please continue to check our website for updated lot information, additional sale day phone numbers and current bid and customer number on each lot!
S p o o n st e r H a m p sh i r e s Bobby and Jessica Spoonster Family • Eolia, MO PH: 636.359.5487 www.spoonsterhampshires.com Lot 1 • January Ewe Lamb Lot 2 • January Ram Lamb Lot 3 • February Ewe Lamb Lot 4 • January Ram Lamb Lot 5 • February Ewe Lamb Lot 6 • Shellhouse 70 Splash Semen Lot Lot 7 • Spoonster 11-11 Status Symbol Semen Lot Lot 8 • Spoonster 12-13 Ringleader Semen Lot
Schrock Hampshires The Schrock Family • Congerville, IL PH: 309.369.7173 www.schrockhampshires.com Lot 9 • Fitted February Ram Lamb Lot 10 • Slick Sheared February Ram Lamb Lot 11 • Fitted January Ewe Lamb Lot 12 • Slick February Ewe Lamb Lot 13 • Slick February Ewe Lamb Lot 14 • Slick February Ewe Lamb
Livermore Hampshires The Livermore Family • Media, IL PH: 309.221.2411 Lot 15 • Yearling Ram Lot 16 • January Ram Lamb Lot 17 • Yearling Ewe Lot 18 • February Ewe Lamb
Newland Hampshires Merle Newland Family • Richmond, KS PH: 785.418.3168 Lot 19 • Yearling Ram Lot 20 • Yearling Ewe Lot 21 • Yearling Ewe Lot 22 • Yearling Ewe Lot 23 • Yearling Ewe
Mercedes Ladies Mercedes Lee • Perley, MN PH: 701.361.8530 Lot 24 • January Ewe Lamb Lot 25 • January Ewe Lamb
Congratulations To the James Hale Family, MO, for winning Reserve Champion Ewe at the 2012 MO State Fair Jr. Show. HALE’S PURCHASED LOT 3, SPOONSTER 12-03 IN LAST YEAR’S GENERATION NEXT SALE. SIRED BY BAA BAA ACRES “STRATEGY” THE 2010 NATIONAL CHAMPION RAM AND OUT OF LAMBERT 06-08. BE SURE TO CHECK OUT THE MATERNAL HALF BROTHER TO THIS EWE BEING OFFERED AS LOT4. FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THE AHSA EWE LAMB FUTURITY PROGRAM,VISIT: WWW.HAMPSHIRES.COM
What a great way to lead off the 2013 sale! This January ewe lamb has bee she would be staying put in Eolia, Missouri! The pattern of this ewe lamb is sheep with this this much flash, balance and correctness, coupled with bon added as an outcross breeding piece and boy, has she held up her end of th our new sire Splash. I can promise you this, Iâ€™d rather be showing her than
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SPOONSTER 13-02 QR Born: 1-07-13 • SG • QR
Riviera 620 Crome 322 Held 09-2910 Held 05-3503
The dam of Lot 1, was the Reserve Champion Ewe at the 2011 Missouri State Fair.
This NAILE Junior Show Champion is a maternal brother to the Dam of Lot 1.
en a standout since day one. I can tell you one thing, if our children were older, s like something we have never seen before here at Spoonster Hamps. Finding a ne and dimension, is truly rare. This lamb’s dam in the great Held 1088 female we he bargain. Take full advantage of the opportunity to own this great ewe lamb by having to show against her!
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SPOONSTER 13-03 RR Born: 1-23-13 • TW • RR
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Plaza Hamps 02-821 Creed Plaza Hamps 775
Gordeneer Custom Built Schlichter W-76
Spoonster 12-13 “Ringleader” This maternal brother to Lot 2 is now a stud ram here at Spoonster Hamps.
SPOONSTER 1006 “LADY A”
This 2011 IL State Fair Junior and Open Show Champion is a maternal sister to Lot 2.
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oing embryo transfer work can be hit or miss, but if it hits you can make a ing. Well, I’d say it hit for us. This “Unleashed” sired lamb is a real looker. We know “Unleashed” is the ram that built Plaza Hamps. Countless numbers of eat sheep trace back to him and he has truly proven himself as one of the eatest in the breed. This buck lamb is no exception. He is ultra level in his sign, wide in his hip and pins, yet still stays neat fronted and big ribbed. His m, BB-35 is a true stud ewe. Her influence is all over this offering. Be sure to dy the potential this stud ram prospect brings to the table!
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SPOONSTER 13-14 RR Born: 2-17-13 • SG • RR
Spoonster 12-13 RingLeader
Robinson 10-06 Schlicter BB 35 Schlichter BB 1 Plaza 912
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SPOONSTER 13-07 RR Born: 1-29-13 • SG • RR
Riviera 620 Crome 322 Spoonster 4-06 Lambert 01-19
SPOONSTER 11-05 and SPOONSTER 12-03
These past high-selling ewe lambs from our 2011 and 2012 Generation NEXT Sales are maternal sisters to Lot 4. Both of these females had successful show careers for the Pinkney and Hale Families.
Lot 4 is a Generation NEXT Sale Legacy! That’s right, the Lambert 06-08 ewe has This buck is stout! If you need to add bone, breed type and just overall body and dimension, take a look at this guy. His dam has proven herself to be a stud ewe. In daughter, who sold in our first sale, placed 2nd in the AHSA Ewe Lamb Futurity an produced a set of quad ewe lambs, two of which were Lots 1 and 3 who went on selling ewe lambs. This buck will follow suit. He combines the breed type, mass an his sire, Splash, yet stays cool fronted and extended from his dam. Use him as a sh a stud buck, he’s got the resume to succeed in both!
Here is your chance to get in on the ground floor, but hold on tight, because this sweet, young ewe lamb is on the rise! This is the oldest and first daughter of our young stud, “Ringleader,” to be offered for sale. We only had a few ewes bred to him, before he needed to get shined up for Louisville, but after seeing the small sampling of lambs by him this year, he will breed more ewes. The upside potential to this ewe lamb is monumental! She’s complete, wooly, big-boned and as a bonus, she falls into the later class splits. Oh yeah, one more thing, her grand dam is our great donor ewe, BB-35.
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SPOONSTER 13-15 RR Born: 2-18-13 • SG • RR
Riviera 620 Crome 322 Baa Baa Acres 116 RR Strategy
The future is pretty bright for this young Splash sired ewe lamb. I recommend wearing a trendy pair of shades while you study her. Yup, it’s that bright. Remember the set of quads the Lambert 06-08 ewe had last year by the 2010 National Champion Ram, Strategy? Well, we kept two of them and put them to work, and holy moly did they work. The extension, the length of body, the percentage of hind saddle in this sheep is simply remarkable. But not only does she exhibit all the evidence of growth, she remains as sound as a cat and as balanced as you can make one. Trust me, her pedigree will spark your interest, but her phenotype will keep you hooked!
BAA BAA ACRES 116 RR STRATEGY 2010 NATIONAL CHAMPION RAM The maternal grandsire to Lot 5.
SPOONSTER 12-01 RR The quad sister to the dam of Lot 5.
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SHELLHOUSE 70 SPLASH QR
Riviera 620 X Crome 322
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Like in the previous Generation NEXT Sales, we again have de are offering 10 units on each of the rams pictured here, Splash continue to propel our program forward and believe they can offspring in this yearâ€™s sale. As we continue to breed Hampshi daughters of these three rams. We are truly excited to see th
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SPOONSTER 12-13 RINGLEADER QR
Robinson 10-06 X Schlichter BB-35
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SCHROCK 1325 Born: 2-3-13 â€˘ _R
Spoonster 4-06 bobendrier 0794
DOA Trendsetter SCHROCK 105
Stud R Prospe Delux The Spoonster 12-05 buck worked really well. Check out the most exciting son we have out of him. Just like the 1302 (Lot 11) ewe lamb in this sale, he has a lot of mass and natural thickness without sacrificing size and style. This is one of the most complete sheep that we have raised and we are glad to offer him in this sale. The 1035 ewe is a maternal sister to our Res. Ram at the MWSRS and Res. Ram at WI St. Fair. Selling half Interest, buyer gets possession.â€¨
Unique opportunity here, check out this “fitted lamb” that didn’t have to be fit. If you have ever wanted to inject the correctness, pattern, and muscle shape of the wether-type sheep into your fitted sheep, here’s your chance. These lambs are what I call “hybrid” lambs because they are out of fitted ewes bred to the Authentic Son. Make sure to stop by the farm to look at this one, he’s correct, good in his lines, round ribbed, and still has a lot of growth potential. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to add some correctness and thickness to your fitted ewes. Offering half interest, buyer gets possession.
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Born: 2-14-13 • TW • _R
Authentic MVP Daughter
DOA Trendsetter SCHROCK 725
SPOONSTER 12-05 Purchased in the 2012 sale, 12-05 is the sire of Lot 9 and Lot 11.
AUTHENTIC SON Sire of Lots 10, 12, 13, 14.
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SCHROCK 1302 Born: 1-11-13 • _R
Spoonster 4-06 bobendrier 0794
DOA Trendsetter ScHROCK 105
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Born: 2-10-13 • TR • _R
Authentic MVP Daughter
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We are starting off our ewe entries with the best early fitted ewe lamb we had born this year. 1302 combines the rib shape and mass that is todayâ€™s trend, with the style and size that we have been choosing over the past decade. The 1034 ewe is a maternal sister to our Res. Ram at the MWSRS and Res. Ram at WI St. Fair.
tunity on this ewe lamb. Ellerbrockâ€™s hentic X Pretty Caesar cross and now the success. This triplet raised ewe nt end, big and expressive down her he is a little bit behind due to being a his ewe line has been successful for me
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PATERNAL SIB TO LOT 10, 12, 13, 14. Reserve Champion Market Lamb at the 2012 Illinois State Fair Open Show. Sired by Authentic Son. Raised by Ellerbrock Club Lambs.
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Born: 2-14-13 • TW • _R
Authentic MVP Daughter
DOA TRENDSETTER SCHROCK 725
We haven’t offered very many of the Authentic Son x “fitted ewes” daughters to buyers. For this sale, we decided to let one go. To us, there is a lot of value in the pattern, correctness, and balance that the Authentic Son added to our fitted ewes. His lambs are straight in behind the shoulder, great in their loin, and level in their hips. Imagine what she can do for your flock as a brood ewe. We will be keeping a lot of ewe lambs out of this cross, they will be great ewes to build on. Please contact Brad (309-369-7173) if you have interest in purchasing other lambs out of this cross.
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SCHROCK 1343 Born: 2-15-13 â€˘ _R
Authentic MVP Daughter HANDS ON SCHROCK 608
Opportunity knocks with this ewe lamb. The combination of the Authentic genetics crossed on the Hands On daughters (Masterpiece Genetics) has produced great results. We have some nice wethers that will be getting shown this summer out of this type of cross and this ewe certainly brings a lot of value to the table. She is the longest bodied, biggest topped ewe we had this year. She is very good on the profile and is very round ribbed. Take her and breed her to a ram with a big massive hip and you will have wethers that can compete anywhere. Crossbred.
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LIVERMORE 1002 Born: 3-8-2012 â€˘ RR
Spoonster Status Symbol Spoonster High Standards
A very exciting yearling ram. This ram is super level made with plenty of extension. He is sired by Spoonster Status Symbol, a ram we have used heavily in our program. As a lamb, this ram had a tremendous show career, highlighted by a great showing at the IL State Fair and a third place finish in the late ram lamb class at the 2012 NAILE Junior Show. Offering one half interest in Lot 15.
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LIVERMORE 394 Born: 1-21-13 • RR
Riviera 620 Crome 322 Caskey Trooper Lubker Ewe
This ram lamb has been a farm favorite for quite sometime. This young ram lamb is a great representation of what our Hampshire flock strives for. He’s got all the pieces to be a true stud ram. He’s long, level and very complete. His pedigree combines Shellhouse Splash and proven Caskey genetics.
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Young and Green. That is the best way to describe this ewe lamb. This ewe l Hamp breeder can appreciate. Sheâ€™s late born and will be real tough in the la She simply needs time to grow and mature. She is a full sister to Lot 17, our the pictures, you can certainly see the consistency Status Symbol injects into
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Sanford M 240 RR
Born: 3-2-2012 • SG • RR Caskey 9340 RR
Sanford M 951
Kirlin 7-07 Caskey 821 LT BL Nelson 7057 Sanford M 739 RR
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Born: 4-10-2012 • SG • RR
Knapp 227 Lubker 2851A Glewen 301-05 Glewen 339-05
owerful yearling stud ram prospect. This young, April born yearling ram, has own and still has plenty of gas left in his tank. Currently this ram measures 0.” His dam is the last of the Glewen females we purchased a few years back. m is from the heart of what Matt Glewen called the “Birdie” family. If you are for an RR ram that will inject some size into your flock, take a look at him!
Due to space limitations, we can’t keep them all. This March yearling was purchased in Sedalia last year and has all the makings of a show ewe prospect. She currently measures 38” X 36” and still shows she has plenty of grow left. This fancy ewe comes from the same ewe families that have produced winning genetics for the Sanfords.
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Born: 3-20-2012 • TR • RR Steffens 358 RR NNP
Krackow Rikow 6085 Steffens 925 NNP QR Schlichter BB-8 Knapp 665 TW
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Born: 3-30-2012 • SG • QR Steffens 358 RR NNP
Land Run 174 SG
Krackow Rikow 6085 Steffens 925 NNP QR Wheaton 7-056 NNP RR MRVH 0096 (216) QR
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Born: 3-30-2012 • TW • RR Steffens 358 RR NNP
Krackow Rikow 6085 Steffens 925 NNP QR Knapp 216 TW Cahoon 04-23 TW
This ewe is simply a good sheep. Itâ€™s real difficult to find a hole in a sheep like this. As you study her pedigree, she combines genetics from many proven programs. If you are looking to add a complete sheep to your flock, check out this one. Sheâ€™s the kind that has all the potential to raise you a great show sheep next year.
Here is a very correct, very balanced female. This ewe is the kind that is super level down her top, and very attractive from the profile. She is the type of sheep that can be shown slick sheared or fitted. Her dam, Land Run 174, was the 2010 Junior Champion Ewe at the Midwest Stud Ram Sale.
This ewe is super young, and still has her baby teeth. Again, this is the kind of ewe that can go on and work for you. She is super sound, very balanced and has plenty of breed type. If you are in the market for solid Hampshire females, backed by powerful genetics and outstanding pedigrees, then look no further! She has all the potential to go on and make you an exciting show prospect next year!
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MERCEDES LADIES 1303 Born: 1-15-2013 â€˘ SG â€˘ RR
Frame 9048 ThundaRR
Mercedes Ladies 0702
Koehler 0730 Bison Frame 6110 Klug HH 0672P Solution Houghtaling HB 5106
This January ewe lamb is truly one of the most exciting lambs we have bred at Mercedes Ladies. Since I have finished with my 4H and FFA show career, I have decided to offer some of my best for sale. This ewe lamb is sired by our new stud ram we purchased from Art Frame. I feel if you are looking for a long bodied, complete ewe lamb who has all the potential to get big, then look at this one. She stems from the same family as our Reserve Champion Ram at the 2011 Cornbelt Sale.
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MERCEDES LADIES 1309 Born: 1-20-2013 • TW • QR
Frame 9048 ThundaRR
Koehler 0730 Bison Frame 6110 Jadewood 0814 TW Indian Creek Farm 0058
A very complete January ewe lamb with plenty of style. This extremely wooly headed ewe lamb is very extended, wide topped and stands on lots of bone. She too is sired by our new Frame ram we call “ThundaRR” and traces back to popular sires, such as Hysteria and Indian Creek Intense. A real show prospect here!
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For your interest in our program and the programs of our guest consignors. Feel free to contact us with any questions.We look forward to hearing from you on April 26, 27 and 28.
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Published on Apr 17, 2013