Buyers chase large Ridgway Advance offering
Bordertown's Ridgway Advance stud was the biggest seller at the 2019 Classings Classic, offering nearly one-third of the catalogue and reaching $12,000 twice.
Both of these rams, offered by David, Karen and Devon Ridgway, were sons of Ridgway Advance 090 which has bred a quarter of the stud's 2019 sale rams.
Lot 9, a 19.9-micron ram, sold to O'Brien Poll Merino stud, Kyancutta, while the best of the spring 2018-drops, lot 45, a 16.2M ram also made $12,000 to Daybron Farms, Wongan Hills, WA.
Overall, 25 Ridgway Advance rams averaged $5714.