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SALE REPORT 2019

Yanta clients jostle for son of Chalmers

Article courtesy of Stock Journal. 

>> Read 2019 Sale Report

Sale Summary 

White Suffolks

2019 2018
Offered 78 76
Sold 72 70
Top $3000 $2200 (x3)
Av $1114 $1200

Poll Merinos

2019 2018
Offered 42 32
Sold 31 30
Top $3800 $2300 (x2)
Av $1403 $1200

 

IMG_6586 Top price White Suffolk 2019 ram sale

Photo courtesy of the Stock Journal

Farm manager Julian Baillie, regular client and buyer Ian Proude and Elders Brayden Southern with the $3000 top price White Suffolk 160168.

 

IMG_6592 Top price Poll Merino ram 2019 sale

Photo courtesy of the Stock Journal

Studmaster Don Baillie, regular client and buyer Julian Webb and Elders Brayden Southern with the $3800 top price Poll Merino 180120 Son of Roemakita “Chalmers”.

 


YANTA POLL MERINO & WHITE SUFFOLK RAM SALE 2019

Wednesday 28th August

  • Sale starts 2pm
  • Inspections from 12 noon
  • 80 White Suffolk Rams 12-14mths old
  • 40 Poll Merino Rams 13-14mths old

>> View 2019 Sale Catalogue


NEW RAM PURCHASE FOR $25,000

Ram purchase for 25,000 Augst 2019Ram bought from Collandra North in partnership with the Mallee Hill sheep stud at Ceduna for $25000
by private sale.

The ram was reserve strong wool champion autumn shorn at the recent Hay Show. A beautifully conformed ram with a lovely thick covering of attractive wool.

His number is Green 35.


 

JULY 2019 NEWSLETTER

Our latest newsletter includes articles about:

  • Sire Purchases
  • Merino Wool Growth & Presentation
  • Conferences
  • Smart Shepherd
  • Yanta White Suffolks - Sires, Key Indicators & Previous Sale Results
  • Yanta Poll Merinos - Sires, Previous Sale Results & Progeny Test Results for Current Sires
  • Yanta On Property Sale -Wednesday 28th August 2019

>> View our 2019 Newsletter


 

2018 NEWS

2018 POLL MERINO PURCHASES

SIRE PURCHASES

These sires will be part of the 2019 mating program.

Mernowie 170432

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Photo courtesy of the Stock Journal

This sire was purchased at the 2018 Royal Adelaide Show Ram Sale for $10,000. Lovely handling, rich and well-defined sirey wool.

>> Click to view Pedigree and ASBV's

Pictured: Ian Rowett (Mernowie), Don Baillie and Tony Weatherall (Elders).

SEMEN PURCHASES

2019 Semen Sires will have progeny in our 2020 sale.

Leahcim-152775

Leahcim 152775

In breeder Andy Michael's view, he ticks all the boxes. He bred most of Leahcim's top sale rams in 2018.

>> View Pedigree and ASBVs


2018 NEW WHITE SUFFOLK SIRES

SIRE ACQUISITIONS

These sires will be part of the 2019 mating program.

Ashmore-170246

Ashmore 170246

This sire was purchased at the Ashmore 2018 ram sale. He also features a high PWT and PEMD.

>> Click to view Pedigree and ASBV's

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Ashmore 170715

  • Exceptional performance ASBVs with outstanding growth & muscle
  • Moderate birthweight and exceptional for worm resistance
  • Selected for the Sheep CRC resource flock 2019

>> Click to view Pedigree and ASBV's

SEMEN PURCHASES

2019 Semen Sires will have progeny in our 2020 sale.

Farrer-160068

Farrer 160068

Selected in the last Superwhites Sire Team (series 22). Tremendous ASBV's that include very high LEQ and PWT.

>> Click to view pedigree and ASBVs

Woolumbool-173980

Woolumbool 173980

Ranked Number 1 ram on SGA website (Dec 2018).
256 progeny in 13 studs with 126 having scan data in system to date.

>> Click to view pedigree and ASBVs


SALE REPORT 2018

Good Clearance at Yanta

Article courtesy of Stock Journal. 

>> Read 2018 Sale Report

Sale Summary 

White Suffolks

2018 2017
Offered 76 66
Sold 70 66
Top $2300 (x2) $2600
Av $1020 $1230

Poll Merinos

2018 2017
Offered 32 36
Sold 30 35
Top $2200 (x3) $3100
Av $1200 $1325

Photo courtesy of the Stock Journal

Equal top price White Suffolk Ram 160157 was sold to ram buyers Johnno and Grantley Telfer, Ungarra. Also pictured is Elders' Braden Southern and Yanta principle Don Baillie.

Son of highly used Bundara Downs 122261.

Yanta 160539

Equal top price poll merino ram, Yanta 160539, was sold for $2,200. Son of $66,000 Collinsville Ram, 130242.

Brayden Southern, Mark Noonan, Elders, Don Baillie.

 


YANTA POLL MERINO & WHITE SUFFOLK RAM SALE 2018

Wednesday 29th August

  • Sale starts 2pm
  • Inspections from 12 noon
  • 80 White Suffolk Rams 12-14mths old
  • 40 Poll Merino Rams 13-14mths old

>> View 2018 Sale Catalogue


 

JULY 2018 Newsletter

Our latest newsletter includes articles about:

  • Sire Purchases
  • Merino Wool Growth
  • Conferences and Field Days
  • Smart Shepherd
  • Yanta White Suffolks - Sires, Key Indicators & Previous Sale Results
  • Yanta Poll Merinos - Sires, Progeny Test Results for Current Sires & Previous Sale Results
  • Yanta On Property Sale -Wednesday 29th August 2018

>> Read our July 2018 Newsletter


2017 NEWS

2017 Yanta Sale Report

Near clearance at Tumby Bay ram sale

Stock Journal, 6 September 2017

YANTA stud achieved a near total clearance during its ram sale at Tumby Bay recently, with 101 of the 102 White Suffolk and Poll Merinos offered sold and both increasing in average...

>> Read Full Sale Report

WS top price

Photo Courtesy of the Stock Journal

One of the two top price White Suffolk Rams, Yanta 160165, sold to Zoe and Robert Proude for $2,600. Also pictured is Don Baillie, Julian Baillie and Brayden Southern (Elders).

The equal top price ram, Yanta 160136, was sold to G Telfer.
PWT 17.8, PEMD 1.5, C+ 209, LEQ 142.8

Poll Merino Top Price

Photo Courtesy of the Stock Journal

The top price Poll Merino ram, Yanta 161087, was sold to Mathew Carr for $3100. Also pictured is Don Baillie and Brayden Southern (Elders).


2017 POLL MERINO SIRE PURCHASES

These sires will be part of the 2018 mating program.

Roemahkita 160018   "Chalmers"

Photo courtesy of the Stock Journal

This sire was bought in partnership at the Adelaide Ram Sale for $20,000.

Photo courtesy of the Stock Journal

Roemahkita 160018 won the Australian Merino All Purpose championship from more than 80 entries at Bendigo in July 2017. The meat judge said he was nearly structurally faultless. Wool judge, Ray Lewis, said he epitomised the modern merino with large muscle depth and loin, but plenty of free growing wool. Impressive plain poll (PP) with an even crimp from teeth to toe.

He also took out the Meat Fibre class in Adelaide September 2017.

Semen is currently available. Contact us for more information.

>> Click to View Pedigree and ASBV's

Kiandra 160064

Kiandra-160064

The top price ram at the On-Property sale.

Kiandra 160064 has an ASBV YWT of 10.0kg and rich lustrous white wool on a great plain body.

>> Click to View Pedigree and ASBV's

Glenlea Park 011739 (AI)

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A thicker wool ram with terrific bone, perfect structure and rich, lustrous white wool.

Glenlea Park 011739 has a silky muzzle and a great temperament and personality. He is also PP.

Weighed at 120kg at 11 months of age and an ASBV YWT of 10.1kg.

Used by 15 other studs in Merino Select.

>> Click to View Pedigree and ASBV's


2017 WHITE SUFFOLK SIRE PURCHASES

These sires will be part of the 2018 mating program.

Ashmore 160301

Ashmore 160301 - purchased in 2017

Son of Farrer 140188.

This sire was purchased for $10,000 at the Ashmore on-property sale. He was selected from the stud reserves. He has a great thick carcase and hindquarters and is the top 10% for PWEC along with a strong balance of other ASBV's, including a PWT of 17.7kg.

>> Click to View Pedigree and ASBV's 

Ashmore 170007

Ashmore 170007

Son of Ashmore 130305.

ET Lamb born in January 2017. Very correct structure and conformation, fantastic Lambplan figures and low BWT.

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Ashmore 130269 (AI)

Ashmore 130269

The stud believes this to be one of the best rams bred at Ashmore.

Ashmore 130269 has excellent production figures, eating quality and WEC ASBVs.

Used by 9 other studs in Lambplan and selected for the Superwhites Progeny Test.

>> Click to View Pedigree and ASBV's


July 2017 Newsletter


Our latest newsletter includes articles about:

  • White Suffolk Annual Conference & Sheep Genetics Conference
  • EP Ram Expo
  • Stud Management
  • Yanta White Suffolks - Sires, Key Indicators & Previous Sale Results
  • Yanta Poll Merinos - Sires, Progeny Test Results for Current Sires & Previous Sale Results
  • Yanta On Property Sale -Wednesday 30th August 2017

>> Read our July 2017 Newsletter

2017 WHITE SUFFOLK SEMEN SIRES

2017 Semen Sires will have progeny in our 2018 Sale.

Ashmore 130305 Structurally correct and outstanding performance. ASBVs – moderate birth weight, rapid growth and excellent worm resistence. Selected for the Superwhites progeny test.

Ashmore 130305.

Structurally correct and outstanding performance. ASBVs - moderate birth weight, rapid growth and excellent worm resistence. Selected for Superwhites progeny test. 

>> View Pedigree and ASBVs

 

 

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Bundara Downs 122261

Bundara Downs 2013 keeper ram (outcross), well balanced and structured ram & best scanned Bundara Downs ram at Hamilton Show 2013.
Will be using in the 2017 SuperWhites breeding program.

>> View Pedigree and ASBVs

 

 

2017 MERINO SEMEN SIRES

2017 Semen Sires will have progeny in our 2018 Sale.

Collinsville

Collinsville Regal 130242

Sold for $66,000 at 2014 Adelaide Ram Sale. Extremely well balanced, fantastic structure with superb quality medium wool.

>> View Pedigree and ASBVs

 

Poll-Boonoke

Poll Boonoke 150026

Stud sire retained at stud. Has terrific conformation and outlook with thick medium wool showing excellent style and crimp. A true dual purpose Merino.

>> View Pedigree and ASBVs

 

 

2016 SIRE PURCHASES

Both of these sires will be part of the 2017 mating program and will have progeny in our 2018 sale.

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White Suffolk ram, 150096, purchased from the Ashmore stud at the Elite Ram Sale, Adelaide Show 2016.

>> View Pedigree and ASBVs

PWWT    17.2
PFAT       -0.4
PEMD     2.0
C+           207

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White Suffolk ram, 150450, purchased from the Ramsay Park stud at the Elite Ram Sale, Adelaide Show 2016.
1st in pair of rams, July - September drop, Adelaide Show 2016

>> View Pedigree and ASBVs

PWWT    16.3
PFAT       -0.7
PEMD     1.8
C+           205


2016 NEWS

 

2016 YANTA SALE REPORT

Bidders push Yanta auction to $3600 peak

Stock Journal, September 08, 2016

DESPITE the absence of several volume buyers, Yanta studmaster Don Baillie was please with his 29th annual Poll Merino & White Suffolk ram sale at Tumby Bay on Wednesday last week. New buyers of both breeds helped achieve a satisfactory clearance, with a new on-property high of $3600 for a Poll Merino...

>> Read full sale report

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Top price White Suffolk ram, sold to Ian Proude for $2,400
PWWT 17kg      C+ 200

 

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Top price Poll Merino ram, sold to Mark Noonan for $3600
YWT 7.8kg

 


 ELDERS CHINA TRIP 2016


FARRER WHITE SUFFOLK RAM USED FOR 2016 MATING

Yanta Sheep Studs has purchased semen from Farrer White Suffolk Ram 140188, which is being used for our 2016 mating. This Ram has outstanding ASBV figures.

Farrer Semen Purchase

 

 

 

 

 

 


YANTA BUYS LEAHCIM POLL MERINOS

Yanta buys 2 Leahcim Poll Merinos at their recent annual sale. One in partnership with Nantoura Poll Merino Stud $7000 and the other individually $4200.


 RAM SELECT WORKSHOP

On Thursday 2 July we held a Ram Select Workshop which was a successful day.
Presenters were Michelle Cousins & Andrew Micheal (Leahcim stud manager).

ram select workshop at Yanta

 

 

 

 

 

 

ASHMORE STUD SIRE 2015

Semen purchased from this magnificent ram to be used in February 2016.

Asmore Stud Sire - Semen Purchase for use

 

 

 

 

 

 


2015 YANTA SALE REPORT

Spirited bidding at Yanta sale raises ram price bar

Janelle Cozzi, Stock Journal, September 10, 2015

EARLY spring rain did nothing to dampen buyer spirits at Yanta’s 28th on-property ram sale on
Tuesday last week, with total clearance of the White Suffolk catalogue and record average for its Poll Merino offering.

>> Read full sale report

         Top priced Poll Merino Ram                                             Top Priced White Suffolk Ram

Top Priced Poll Merino Ram at Yanta Sheep Studs 2015 Sale

Top Priced Poll Suffolk Ram at Yanta Sheep Studs 2015 Sale