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  • Opening of the restored Old Store at the Yanko

    Celebrating restoration of Yanko Station’s Old Store and discover life on a remote station before trucks and trains. Self-sufficiency was essential on remote pastoral stations before trucks and trains regularly delivered produce to the Riverina. The recently restored Old Store at Yanko Station, north of Jerilderie, is a classic example of the level of self-sufficiency required. Join us on Monday 21 October for an open day to celebrate the restoration of the Old Store and installation of ...

    Posted at October 16, 2019 | By : | Categories : News | 0 Comment
  • 2019 Ram Sale Results

    The Cameron family would like to thank all buyers and underbidders for your support at the 2019 On-Property Ram Sale. A very pleasing result with 81 rams selling to a top of $4,750 twice and an average $2,130.

    Posted at October 15, 2019 | By : | Categories : News | 0 Comment
  • 2019 Ram Sale Catalogue

    Click here to download the 2019 Ram Sale catalogue. Lot 5 tag 180223 will be the first Poll ram in the auction next Thursday, 26 September. Sire: YKO 15.706 Mic: 19.2 SD: 3.1 CV: 16.4 CF: 99.5 YCFW: 27 YFD: -1.4 YWT: 5.2 MP+: 168 The rams are presenting very well with an average YCFW% and MP+ in the top 10% of the ASBV analysis.

    Posted at September 16, 2019 | By : | Categories : News | 0 Comment
  • 2019 Mid-year Newsletter

    Click here to download the 2019 Mid-year Newsletter. Including: 2018 on property ram sale results DNA project speeds up genetic gain Client story - merits of the merino On display at the Australian Sheep & Wool Show and South West Slopes Vale Ian Cameron Senior and Colin Lewis

    Posted at August 11, 2019 | By : | Categories : News | 0 Comment
  • 2019 On Property Ram Sale

    Thursday 26 September 2019 Inspections from 10am Sale commencing at 12.30pm For enquiries or to receive a catalogue please contact: Hugh Cameron: 02 69561142 or 0427 561142 Ian Cameron: 0427 561140 Email: theyanko@bigpond.com Classer Michael Elmes: 0429 847 552

    Posted at August 11, 2019 | By : | Categories : News | 0 Comment
  • Client Story – Merits of the Merino

    The Yanko have been providing rams to a client at Dirranbandi since 2000, and in that time they have survived the millennium drought, floods in 2016 and very dry years since. The following very positive email we received early this year shows how with good management there is so much to be gained from running Merinos! “We had some slight relief in Oct (30m) and Nov (47m), however little in December has put paid ...

    Posted at August 11, 2019 | By : | Categories : News | 0 Comment
  • Vale Ian Cameron Senior and Colin Lewis

    VALE IAN CAMERON SENIOR It is with great sadness that my father, Ian Cameron died in May this year at the great age of 91. One of his proudest achievements was purchasing The Yanko in 1976, improving infrastructure and producing high quality sheep and cattle. He commenced breeding rams and The Yanko Stud was ...

    Posted at August 11, 2019 | By : | Categories : News | 0 Comment
  • 2019 Events

    27 June (11.00-1.30 pm) Elders Riverina Merino On-Property Open Field Day 19-21 July Display at Australian Sheep and Wool Show, Bendigo 3 September Display at South West Slopes Stud Merino Field Day 26 September The Yanko On-Property Ram Sale

    Posted at May 1, 2019 | By : | Categories : News | 0 Comment
  • 2018 Ram Sale Report

    The Yanko had a complete clearance of 72 Merino and Poll Merino rams for overall average price of $2,541.67 at the on property sale. The top price of ...

    Posted at October 30, 2018 | By : | Categories : News | 0 Comment
  • 2018 Ram Sale Catalogue

    Click here to download the 2018 Ram Sale catalogue.

    Posted at September 17, 2018 | By : | Categories : News | 0 Comment
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