KMC 21075

Offered for sale as a purebred, record-able  Katahdin ram lamb $500

Classic white ram. Dam traces back to Thistle Grove Farm (Dr. John Bare, DVM, Iowa), Misty Oaks Farm (Kathy Bielek, OH), Aspen Mountain Farm (Aileen Scott, MT) and some local On The Lamb Farm (Sara-Joh Gahm, Arlington, WA). Sire is a very framey and strong NSIP ram from Birch Cove Farm (David Coplen, MO). This guy is very strong across the board, on growth, prolificacy and milk; he’ll throw great butcher lambs and strong replacement ewes.¬† Note his sire is 87.5% recorded (due to tracing back to a Texel cross 4 generations ago) and I have not yet upgraded him because he didn’t shed adequately as a yearling. He may shed this year, thus freeing his offspring up to be 100% registered automatically. But if not, this ram lamb will need a hair coat inspection next year (which I can do, I’m a certified inspector) to be fully upgraded. Until then, he is record-able.

Photo from June 2021.   EBVs from 2021 WWT data. This ram is register-able and will be weaned in late August and ready to breed this fall.

BWT WWT PWWT NLB NLW MBWT MWWT MAT$ HAIR
0.291 2.558 3.993 10% 12% 0.065 0.739 124.39 106.79
KMC 21075
Twin birth
DOB: 4/17/21
QR or RR at codon 171 (by parentage)
BC H 973 (87.5%) BC G 933-22 (75%) BC F 895-22 (50%)
BC D 341-22
BC D 337-22 FAH 12-118
BCA 146-21 (75%)
KMC7100 JRB 14007 MOF 1107
JRB1232
KMC3055 SJG484
ADS0038

 

KMC 21063

Offered for sale as a purebred  Katahdin ram lamb $375

Dark chocolate ram with a small star. Sired by a framey, dark chocolate ram from Birch Cove Farm (David Coplen, Missouri). Dam traces to KRK and Morgan Ensor’s line,. He’s got balanced EBVs that are on the conservative side- nothing extreme.

Photo from June 2021.¬† ¬†EBVs from 2021 WWT data. This guy’s dam didn’t have a lot of milk this year, she’s getting older. So I brought them into the barn so he could creep feed. She’s been sold and he’s weaned and could go to a new home any time. He should continue to be fed creep (16% CP+ grain) for another month or two, until his rumen is mature and he learns to graze, to maintain him on a good growth plane.

BWT WWT PWWT NLB NLW MBWT MWWT MAT$ HAIR
0.368 1.752 3.356 7% 7% -0.074 0.001 113.60 102.99
KMC 21063
Twin birth
DOB: 4/15/21
QR or RR at codon 171 (by parentage)
BC H 974 BC E 856-32 FAH15-007
BC W 74022
BC Z 095-13 BC Z X301
CMG10005
KMC5037 KMC2022 KMC0024
JJK0010
BME006 KRK857
KRK0856

KMC 21044

Offered for sale as a purebred  Katahdin ram lamb $450

Really striking dark mahogany ram with a big white blaze, white front toe tips and tail, long hind socks, and white markings on his sides. He is very tall and framey like both parents. Sired by a framey, dark chocolate ram from Birch Cove Farm (David Coplen, Missouri). Dam traces to KRK, Morgan Ensor’s line, and Aspen Mountain (Aileen Scott, Montana). He’s got good growth EBVs, positive milk, and is more modest on prolificacy.

Photo from June 2021.¬† ¬†EBVs from 2021 WWT data. This guy’s dam didn’t have a lot of milk this year, she’s getting older. So I brought them into the barn so he could creep feed. She’s sold and will be leaving late June, so he’s essentially weaned and could go to a new home any time. He should continue to be fed creep (16% CP+ grain) for another month or so, until his rumen is mature and he learns to graze, to maintain his good growth plane.

BWT WWT PWWT NLB NLW MBWT MWWT MAT$ HAIR
0.256 1.934 4.066 3% 7% 0.182 0.113 115.71 103.37
KMC 21044
Twin birth
DOB: 4/12/21
QR or RR at codon 171 (by parentage)
BC H 974 BC E 856-32 FAH15-007
BC W 74022
BC Z 095-13 BC Z X301
CMG10005
KMC4051 WRN006 KRK00168
BME006
ADS0038 RIT456
ADS0023

KMC 21127

Offered for sale as a purebred  Katahdin ram lamb $475

Flashy chocolate pinto ram. Dam traces back to Misty River Farm (Mary Bakko, now retired) and a big, framey white ram from Birch Cove Farm (David Coplen, Missouri). ¬†We in the PNW have been lucky to borrow a ram from the USDA Research Station in Booneville, AR; Dr. Joan Burke is lending him to our region so that we can get better linkage to the “cluster” of flocks in the Midwest/South. He’s been on a tour through Idaho and Oregon, and made a stop here last winter to be used in my flock, and he’s headed East now. Take advantage of some great out-of-state genetics!

Note that this ram’s dam is not a great shedder as a yearling, though I suspect she may shed cleanly next year as a two-year-old (her sire is BC H 973, who is a “barely B coat” upgrade). This ram doesn’t seem particularly shaggy to me, so I think he’ll shed fine; but just full disclosure for folks who are really worried about getting clean coats.

Photo from June 2021.   EBVs from 2021 EPWWT data. This ram is register-able and weaned. He is late-born, so could breed a small number of ewes this fall (<20 if you want a short lambing window).

BWT WWT PWWT NLB NLW MBWT MWWT MAT$ HAIR
0.622 2.514 3.938 16% 20% 0.447 1.672 112.02
KMC 21127
Single birth
DOB: 5/31/21
QR or RR at codon 171 (by parentage)
USD 19094 BC E 836-33 FAH12-118
BC Z 087-32
USD17008 WRI6028
USD14344
KMC20072 BC H 973 BC G 933-22 (75%: 1/4 Texel)
BC D 337-22
MRL373 KMC5043
MRL271

 

KMC 21022

Offered for sale as a purebred  Katahdin ram lamb $400

Fawn pinto ram. Sired by a framey, dark chocolate ram from Birch Cove Farm (David Coplen, Missouri). Dam traces to Thistle Grove Farm (Dr. John Bare, DVM, Iowa) and  a very distant Dorper cross done by Shirley Hasbrouck many years ago! Very balanced, but moderate EBVs across the board.

Photo from June 2021.   EBVs from 2021 EPWWT data including Genomics run. This ram is register-able and is ready to go to a new home and start breeding today.

BWT WWT PWWT NLB NLW MBWT MWWT MAT$ HAIR
0.285 1.395 1.793 6% 9% 0.068 0.360 111.83
KMC 21022
Twin birth
DOB: 4/8/21
QR or RR at codon 171 (by parentage)
BC H 974 BC E 856-32 FAH15-007
BC W 74022
BC Z 095-13 BC Z X301
CMG10005
KMC5100 JRB14007 MOF1107
JRB1232
KMC3043 KMC0024
HHS107

 

KMC 21014

Offered for sale as a purebred  Katahdin ram lamb $375

Fawn-reddish colored ram.¬†We in the PNW have been lucky to borrow a ram from the USDA Research Station in Booneville, AR; Dr. Joan Burke is lending him to our region so that we can get better linkage to the “cluster” of flocks in the Midwest/South. He’s been on a tour through Idaho and Oregon, and made a stop here last winter to be used in my flock, and he’s headed East now. Take advantage of some great out-of-state genetics!

His dam is from Misty River Farm (Mary Bakko, now retired) and she is a triplet queen! She is a smaller-framed ewe and you can see the less framey growth scores coming both from her and the sire. This ram is what we call a “maternal sire” who would be great for producing replacement ewes that have very high prolificacy and survival, and good milk. Growth can come with good feeding, but # lambs brought to market is our primary profitability lever. This ram is NSIP Stud Certified due to his high index and prolificacy scores.

Photo from June 2021.   EBVs from 2021 WWT data. This ram is register-able and will be weaned in August and ready to breed this fall.

BWT WWT PWWT NLB NLW MBWT MWWT MAT$ HAIR
0.249 0.507 0.896 16% 21% 0.076 0.284 119.62 108.62
KMC 21014
Single birth
DOB: 4/7/21
QR or RR at codon 171 (by parentage)
USD 19094 BC E 836-33 FAH12-118
BC Z 087-32
USD17008 WRI6028
USD14344
MRL326 KRK2123RR KRK0845
VJ8086
MRL226QR KRK921
MRL127

 

KMC 21122

Offered for sale as a purebred  Katahdin ram lamb $400

Dark chocolate ram with a white krunet marking. Dam is a 2020 yearling out of a fast growth ewe line, and a Birch Cove ram that’s very tall and framey. This dude was born a month after the rest of my lambs, but is keeping pace on weight and sporting a huge milk goiter, so his mama’s milk must be pretty good.¬†We in the PNW have been lucky to borrow a ram from the USDA Research Station in Booneville, AR; Dr. Joan Burke is lending him to our region so that we can get better linkage to the “cluster” of flocks in the Midwest/South. He’s been on a tour through Idaho and Oregon, and made a stop here last winter to be used in my flock, and he’s headed East now. Take advantage of some great out-of-state genetics! This ram has good growth, very strong milk and survival, and modest prolificacy. Perfect for those flocks that don’t love triplets but want vigorous, good-growing lambs.

Photo from June 2021 with his dam.   EBVs from 2021 EPWWT data, including the Genomics run. This ram is register-able, weaned and ready to start breeding this fall!

BWT WWT PWWT NLB NLW MBWT MWWT MAT$ HAIR
0.538 1.779 3.305 6% 12% 0.370 1.035 121.02
KMC 21122
Single birth
DOB: 5/9/21
QR or RR at codon 171 (by parentage)
USD 19094 BC E 836-33 FAH12-118
BC Z 087-32
USD17008 WRI6028
USD14344
KMC20122 BC H 974 BC E 856-32
BC Z 095-13
KMC5095 WRN006
KMC1041

KMC 21074

Offered for sale as a purebred  Katahdin ram lamb $375

White ram with a red tail! Dam traces back to Misty River Farm (Mary Bakko, now retired) and a little bit of KRK. We in the PNW have been lucky to borrow a ram from the USDA Research Station in Booneville, AR; Dr. Joan Burke is lending him to our region so that we can get better linkage to the “cluster” of flocks in the Midwest/South. He’s been on a tour through Idaho and Oregon, and made a stop here last winter to be used in my flock, and he’s headed East now. Take advantage of some great out-of-state genetics! This ram has good growth, very strong milk and survival, and modest prolificacy. Perfect for those flocks that don’t love triplets but want vigorous, good-growing lambs.

Photo from June 2021.   EBVs from 2021 WWT data. This ram is register-able and will be weaned in August and ready to breed this fall.

BWT WWT PWWT NLB NLW MBWT MWWT MAT$ HAIR
0.514 1.949 3.161 5% 15% 0.202 1.066 123.93 108.95
KMC 21074
Twin birth
DOB: 4/17/21
QR or RR at codon 171 (by parentage)
USD 19094 BC E 836-33 FAH12-118
BC Z 087-32
USD17008 WRI6028
USD14344
KMC19085 KMC7045 KMC5071
MRL358
KMC6098 KMC5088
MRL315

KMC 21080

Offered for sale as a purebred  Katahdin ram lamb $400

White ram with a lot of red markings- spots and red legs, almost a roan. Dam line is from Aspen Mountain (Aileen Scott, MT) and Sara-Jo Gahm (On The Lamb Farm, Arlington); tracing back to White Post Farm genetics (East Coast). We in the PNW have been lucky to borrow a ram from the USDA Research Station in Booneville, AR; Dr. Joan Burke is lending him to our region so that we can get better linkage to the “cluster” of flocks in the Midwest/South. He’s been on a tour through Idaho and Oregon, and made a stop here last winter to be used in my flock, and he’s headed East now. Take advantage of some great out-of-state genetics! This ram has good growth, very strong milk and survival, and modest prolificacy. Perfect for those flocks that don’t love triplets but want vigorous, good-growing lambs.

Photo from June 2021.   EBVs from 2021 WWT data. This ram is register-able and will be weaned in August and ready to breed this fall.

BWT WWT PWWT NLB NLW MBWT MWWT MAT$ HAIR
0.550 1.821 2.989 2% 16% 0.213 0.889 123.27 108.97
KMC 21080
Twin birth
DOB: 4/19/21
QR or RR at codon 171 (by parentage)
USD 19094 BC E 836-33 FAH12-118
BC Z 087-32
USD17008 WRI6028
USD14344
KMC3055 SJG494 SWP06-214 CORNERSTONE
SJG78
ADS0038 RIT456
ADS0023

KMC 21070

Offered for sale as a purebred  Katahdin ram lamb $350

Classic white ram, raised as a triplet from a very strong maternal line of mine, including now-retired Misty River Farm genetics. We in the PNW have been lucky to borrow a ram from the USDA Research Station in Booneville, AR; Dr. Joan Burke is lending him to our region so that we can get better linkage to the “cluster” of flocks in the Midwest/South. He’s been on a tour through Idaho and Oregon, and made a stop here last winter to be used in my flock, and he’s headed East now. Take advantage of some great out-of-state genetics! This ram has good growth and survival, very strong milk and modest prolificacy. Perfect for those flocks that don’t love triplets but want vigorous, good-growing lambs.

Photo from June 2021, pictured with his sib behind him (they are 1 lb different in weight, the photo is deceiving a bit on their comparative size).   EBVs from 2021 WWT data. This ram is register-able and will be weaned in August and ready to breed this fall.

BWT WWT PWWT NLB NLW MBWT MWWT MAT$ HAIR
0.202 1.492 2.979 4% 12% 0.096 0.576 119.02 106.17
KMC 21070
Triplet birth
DOB: 4/16/21
QR or RR at codon 171 (by parentage)
USD 19094 BC E 836-33 FAH12-118
BC Z 087-32
USD17008 WRI6028
USD14344
KMC4055 MRL246 MRL225RR
MRL155QR
KMC1029 BLM417
JJK0010