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Grootfontein Research Trust – Production sale 2024

Grootfontein Research Trust had a very successful sale on the 23rd of February 2024. Congratulations to Corlia Kleynhans of LK Dohnes who purchase the top priced ram for R28,000. GF211045, born as a twin, had breeding values of: weaning weight direct +1.84kg; weaning weight maternal +0.99kg; number of lambs weaned per ewe lifetime +2.37; clean […]

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Dohne Australia – February 2024

AMSEA Coonong Sire Evaluation Open Day Report Coonong sire trial open day 21st February was attended by approx. 50 people including 8 sire entrant owners. Adult ewe updates to fleece and body were presented as well as final figures on the wether drop, as well as visual scoring and classing results. Udder and teat traits were collected and […]

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Dohne Australia – July 2023

Partner in the former Burnbank Dohne Stud, Carol Hale of Cavendish Victoria, passed away suddenly whilst teaching at the Horsham Secondary School where she had been posted for the past 9 years. Partner Andrew Campbell speaking during the funeral on Friday June 30 recalled the payment of many invoices for Carol’s spare time hobby of repairing old computers for children

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Dohne Australia – February 2023

Council would like to inform members of the passing of former ADBA Approved Classer and Elders branch manager Clyde McKenzie who passed away in the first week of January 2023. 
Clyde serviced the Riverina district for 47 years as a wool buyer, over these year Clyde was the District Wool Manager for Elders, along with serving 12 years as the Deniliquin Branch Manager.

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