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  • Highest price R80 000Highest price R80 000 picture

    At Konsortium-Merino's 30th sale, 18 February 2016, this ram fetched the highest price ever paid for a Konsortium ram: R80 000.

  • Better SA record at 32nd saleBetter SA record at 32nd sale picture

    At Konsortium-Merino's 32nd production sale all 353 rams were sold at an average of R8 418 to better their current SA record for turnover to R2 971 400.

  • Invest in ewe unitsInvest in ewe units picture

    Buy Konsortium-Merino ewe units. It is a safe investment in livestock, without having to be involved in the administration thereof...

  • Changing gears from price taker to price maker

    2014-02-13

    Prof. Eckart Kassier predicted in 1994 there would only be 30 000 farmers on the land by 2014. Back then, many farmers thought he had lost it, but today that is all we are. Decline is inevitable unless...

  • Faith like woolFaith like wool picture

    Angus Buchan, parading his 100% proudly South African, Konsortium-Merino wool jacket, with joy.

  • From sheep to shop

    2012-03-28

    Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving...

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Popular Tradition

Popular Tradition

A very popular Konsortium-Merino tradition, which buyers find very beneficial, has evolved over the past few sales. On the day prior to every sale, Phil van der Merwe, stud advisor, evaluates every ram′s wool and conformation traits. He discusses the attributes and categorizes the Merino′s as stud, flock or selective rams.

This tradition assists prospective buyers with their choices and adds value to the Konsortium-product. This traditional viewing commences at 16:00 on the Wednesday before every production sale. Konsortium invites those interested to attend Phil′s discussion, enjoy something to eat and drink, and spend time with the breeders. Those who need accommodation can phone Gawie at 082 321 3233, or 082 4477 932.

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