The Trenearla Blackface Flock run by Michael Ketch and family in Millerstown, Stradbally, Co Waterford, is offering 100 Lanark-type Scottish Blackface ewe lambs and six top-quality in-lamb ewes in a timed auction from Friday 20 January to Sunday 22 January.

The Trenearla flock is renowned for producing top-quality Lanark genetics and Michael Ketch details that sires of sheep on offer include rams costing €17,000 and €4,800.


The sheep are offered with a high health status, with health treatments for internal and external parasites catered for along with relevant vaccinations.

Lot 6 ewe lambs.

Michael says transport can be arranged throughout the country or stock held for collection. The flock held a similar timed auction in January 2022, which was deemed a success, with ewe lambs trading from €155 to upwards of €200/head, while a small draft of in-lamb ewes sold to €800/head. Further information can be obtained by contacting Michael on 087-252 9701.

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