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CRUX Dohnes – Production sale 2022

CRUX Dohnes held their 14th extremely successful production sale on 03 February, 2022, at the Edenburg, Free State, Golf Club.  A total of 111 outstanding rams were sold at the average price of R12 472.  Congratulations to AJ van der Merwe who bought the highest priced ram at R95 000.  The ram SV190311, born as one of a twin had breeding values of: weaning direct 2.26 Kg; weaning maternal 0.11 kg; number lambs weaned 2.41 percent; clean fleece weight 0.334 kg; fibre diameter 0.336 micron.  The second highest priced ram (JL191230) was bought by Hansie, Ernst, Peet, and Henri van Rooyen from Edenburg.  The ram, born as a single had breeding values of: weaning direct 1.90 kg; weaning maternal -0.9 kg; number lambs weaned 1.18 percent; clean fleece weight 0.749 kg; fibre diameter -0.76 micron.

Pregnant ewes, 449 in total, were sold at the average price of  R2719 with a top price of R3 400.  Open ewes were sold at the average price of 2229.  The price for store lambs varied between R46-50 /kg and R48-25/kg.

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