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Reference to Service Sires Shannagh Resolve (95757) (78A:11:020) ARR/ARR Current Irish Hombred Sire of the Year 2013. Top 10 sons average £2,000gns with sons this year selling at £1,800gns, £2,600gns, £2,800gns and in Roscrea at €1,200gns and €3,100gns. Sold at Roscrea 2011 for the top price of €11,000gns where he was judged Reserve Champion. His Dam was an outstanding ewe lamb purchased from Barrowlands for 3,750gns and his sire is the top breeding £10,000 Strathisla Stoner. 1st prize shearling ram at Royal Ulster, Ballymena, Ballymoney and Omagh Shows and male and Reserve Champion at Ballymena. One of the winning interbreed group of three and reserve champion pair at RUAS. He bred very well in his first season with sons selling to 2,000gns and 2,200gns for 1st prize recorded ram lamb at Shrewsbury. A ram with exceptional carcass, power, colours and style he displays great fleshing qualities. Cairness Sapphire (96343) (33H:12:021) ARR/ARR Purchased at Stirling for 10,000gns where he was in the 1st prize pen of 3. Top lamb in the Cairness pen he is sired by the 26,000gns Cyclone (Champion at National 2010) and from the outstanding Whitestone gimmer sold for 4,000gns. A ram with exceptional colours and power he displays great fleshing qualities. Sons this year include Male Champion at N.I. Championships and this year’s Novice Champion at Roscrea selling at £2,200gns and €2,000 gns. Owned jointly with Burnview. Cairness Diamond Jubilee (96385) Delighted to have acquired semen of him having seen him during the summer. Top lamb of his generation retained by Cairness. Sons this year have sold to 21,000gns. Excellent breeder. Strathisla Schuamacher (91832) Former sire of the year purchased for 14,000gns, with sons selling at 4,500, 5,000, 7000, 9,000, 9,000, 12,000 & 48,000gns, whilst dtrs have sold to 10,000gns twice. One of the most influential rams within the breed in recent years. Tremendous breeder.

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Blessington sale cat 2 nov 13  

4th Annual Sale of in Lamb females from Annakisha, Barrowlands, Castleisle, Clyda and Shannagh Flocks

Blessington sale cat 2 nov 13  

4th Annual Sale of in Lamb females from Annakisha, Barrowlands, Castleisle, Clyda and Shannagh Flocks

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