Dolgellau Market – Wednesday 15 October 2014


Farmers Marts reported entries of 282 Welsh Mountain Breeding Rams at the annual sale on behalf of the Meirionydd flock masters

The top price of the day was 12,000 gns for a yearling ram shown by GP Rees & Son, Cae Ceinach, penal and bought by RJ Roberts & Son, Dysefin, Llanegryn

Another two yearlings from Cae Ceinach were sold for 9,500 gns – one bought by S Jones, Ysguboriau, Tywyn and the other by HW Nutting, Cwm  Rhwyddfor, Talyllyn.

The fourth highest priced was also a yearling from Cae Ceinach with the hammer coming down at 7,500gns to TW Williams & Co, Caerynwch Dolgellau.

Other notable prices were 4,500 gns, 4,200 gns and 3,500 gns for yearlings by S Jones, Ysguboriau, Tywyn and another yearling from R J Roberts & Son Dysefin selling for 2,800 gns to Messrs Evans, Tallin, Llandecwyn.

The overall sale average was 715 gns