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Towerland Dohnes – Production sale 2023

Koenas van der Westhuizen held the Towerland  Dohne Merino stud’s annual production sale on 05 September 2023.  The excellent  sale resulted in 49 rams sold for the average price of R14,633.  Ewes were sold at an average price of R2,550.  The highest price paid by FH Louw farming, Nieuwoudtville, was R36,000.  The ram JV220127,  one of a twin, had breeding values of: weaning weight direct +1.526 kg; weaning weight maternal +0.874 kg;  number of lambs weaned per ewe lifetime +0.110 percent; clean fleece weight -0.046 kg; fibre diameter -0.726 micron; general merit +9.810.