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Top ranked rams up for sale at Benalla Saleyards

By Rodney Woods

The country's highest ranked ram for lean meat yield and the highest ranked ram for number of lambs weaned will be up for sale at the Ivadene Poll Dorset ram sale.

To be held on October 7 at the Benalla Saleyards, Leigh and Vicki Hartwig, from Greta, will offer79 multiple birth rams and 21 singles.

“Sale rams are selected on structural soundness as well as elite genetics,” Mr Hartwig said.

“They will present in good working order, not pumped up with hard feed.”

The Ivadene Poll Dorset stud sale will be held on Monday, October 7 at the Benalla Saleyards from 12.30pm.

Inspections will start from 10.30am with a light lunch provided.