Rams to go!
White Suffolk and Poll Dorset Flock Rams
+ Structured for easy lambing & longevity
+ Brucellosis accredited
+ Gudair vaccinated
+ Discount and free delivery for numbers
+ Good numbers of quality young rams ready to go!
Call Graham on 02 6026 5215 or 0428 265 215 – DON’T MISS OUT!
2016 Annual Spring Ram Sale
Our 2016 Spring Ram Sale starts with an auction on…
Wednesday 5th October 2016, 1pm.
100 White Suffolk rams
40 Poll Dorset rams
20 Southdown X White Suffolk rams
Inspections welcome from 11am. BBQ lunch provided.
On property at Kismet Stud Howlong (3km west of Howlong on Riverina Hwy).
Ewe Lambs FOR SALE
We have a good number of White Suffolk and Poll Dorset Stud and Commercial ewe lambs available for sale from early in the year onwards.
We would have some ewe weaners preg-tested in lamb from approximately early June. Preg-testing is normally done in early June.
Approximately 500 quality ewe weaners are available each year.
4 new rams – SEMEN FOR SALE
Semen is now available from four new quality rams.
White Suffolk Flock Rams for sale throughout the year
- We have approx 350 White Suffolk rams and 100 Poll Dorset rams available for the coming 2016 season
- Rams are reasonably priced to suit the tough seasonal conditions
- June/July/August 2015 drop
- We buy the best in genetics – structurally correct
- Showing good length and quality, with clean points and good muscling (particulary eye muscle)
- Stock scan assessed – figures on request
- We can deliver rams free of charge, to any area, depending on numbers
- Brucellosis accredited MN1V for OJD (free to any area. 6 points on AHS)
Due to our large number of ewe joinings, (approx 900) we always have a good selection of ewes and flock rams available for private sale throughout the year.
Sold 55 White Suffolk lambs at the Corowa sheep sales today for the second top price and also the highest price we have ever reached of $221 each.
The 2015 Kismet Stud Annual Ram sale was a great success, selling 112 out of our 130 on offer.
- 67 White Suffolk rams were sold with an average of $1055, grossing $70,700.
- 25 Poll Dorset rams were sold, with an average of $716, grossing $17,900.
- All 20 Southdown rams were sold, with an average of $775, grossing $15,500
The top selling ram was bought by Mallon Pastoral for $1,700 – a White Suffolk ram.
Thanks to everyone who came along. See photos from the sale day.
Kismet purchased a new White Suffolk Stud ram from Darrel Dickson at Ashbank Stud in Dubbo NSW.
The ram was bought for $4,500 at the Bendigo Elite White Suffolk Show & Sale on 14th September 2015.
Heads you win on Poll Dorset, White Suffolk
Talk to many terminal sire breeders and they will immediately refer to the muscle shape and size of their rams.
But White Suffolk and Poll Dorset breeder Graham Wilson reckons they are a couple of more important traits…read more in the article.
The Weekly Times – 26th August 2015
We topped the Corowa lamb market 6 times in the last 8 weeks with the top price being $198.50, and averaging over $190 for approx 500 lambs. All of these lambs were bred on the property using our own genetics.
Win caps off half century
Ian Gray has maked his 50th year as a registered breeder of Poll Dorsets by taking out the Riverina Sheep Expo performance ewe championship for the third year in a row.
Mr Gray and wife Helen run Greythorn Stud at Bunnaloo, west of Deniliquin.
“They are meat sheep but we don’t want them any bigger than that ewe” he said.
They use Poll Dorset rams over their commercial flock and sell through the Bendigo saleyards.
The ewe judge Graham Wilson, of Kismet Stud near Howlong, selected was champion Poll Dorset ewe at Ballarat last month.
The Weekly Times – 20th August 2015
We received the top two lamb prices at Corowa market for our White Suffolk and Poll Dorset lambs:
- $195 for 23 lambs
- $188 for 28 lambs
- $140 for 15 lambs