Next Saturday, 24th October sees the Annual Plumbridge Blackface Ram Sale, in the heart of the Sperrins. The sale starts at 1pm, and there is a selection of ram lambs, shearling Rams and aged Rams for sale. There are 232 rams in total entered, these are predominantly Lanark type, with a smaller number of Perth type entered. Plumbridge ram sales are noted for hardy hill tups, to produce progeny in the hardest hill environment. For further details contact Thomas Harkin on 07802596817.
Pictured is Damien Kelly with a batch of Lanark type shearling rams which have been reared in the highest hills above Gortin, Co Tyrone in the heart of the Sperrins.