Felton 2014 highest price
At Felton-Merino's 14th production sale (the 3rd joint sale with Konsortium-Merino) this ram was sold for the highest price of R24 000. From left: Jakkie Nel, auctioneer, Ian Sheard of Sheard Auctioneers, John Luscombe, Konsortium-Merino executive director and breeder, Claude Cloete, Felton-Merino, Cobus Vivier, Konsortium-Merino stud advisor and Henry Cloete, buyer from Bedford. In total102 rams were sold at an average price of R4 769. The 374 ewes went for an average of R835 a piece, with a highest price of R1 000 per ewe for a group of pregnant ewes.