Plans for the 39th Annual Ohio Dorset Sale have been set for March 20 and 21 at the Preble County Fairgrounds in Eaton, Ohio. Billed as “the first, the biggest, the best” Dorset sale, it will feature both Horned and Polled Dorsets.
Established in 1977, the Ohio Dorset Sale has been a barometer used to gauge how the registered sheep industry is doing in the New Year. Entered in the sale are 100 head of Polled Dorsets and 42 head of Horned Dorsets.
“The nation’s finest Dorset genetics from nine different states have been consigned to this year’s sale,” said Greg Deakin, sale manager. “The sale’s history is rich, dating back to 1977. More breed National Champion Rams and Ewes have sold through the Ohio Dorset Sale than any other sale.”
Both Horned and Polled Dorset rams and ewes will be offered consisting of classes for yearling, fall and winter lambs.… Continue reading