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Breeding Sheep Consignments Needed

Livestock Update, October 1997

Gary Hornbaker, Loudoun County, Virginia Tech

The Old Dominion Livestock Cooperative is sponsoring a Production Ewe and Ram Sale on November 29, 1997, at the Fauquier Livestock Exchange, Marshall, Virginia. The sale will feature registered and commercial breeding stock.

Sheep of all breeds and ages will be accepted. All sheep consigned must be structurally and production sound, and healthy.

Sale lots will consist of 3 or more ewes, with rams selling individually. Producers may consign individual animals.

For more information, or to consign to this sale, contact Sale Committee Chairman - Nancy Weik, Overlook Manor Farm at (540) 347-2569.

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