We caught up with the breeder of the Grand Champion Market Lamb at the 2023 Aksarben Stock Show. We invite you to read our candid interview with Berry Farms below and please continue to check back often for our next edition of “Breeder Spotlight.”
What’s the pedigree of your champion?
Sired by jungle(happy days x impact 48)
Dammed by a bullseye x impact 48 x fowl
What ram or female has been most influential to your herd?
Impact 48 made some nice wethers in his day, but his real value has been his females.
More recently happy days and his sons have been a great addition
What’s your dream as a producer?
My dream is too raise good consistent sheep that anyone can feed and be competitive with at a state level
Do you reside on the same farm, or in the same town you grew up in?
Keith lives on his grandpas farm as does tanner on his grammas farm. This is where most of the sheep reside
How many years have you been raising sheep?
Flock originated in the mid 70s
What’s your dream vacation?
Go to Australia and new Zealand.