We caught up with the breeder of the Grand Champion Market Lamb at the 2023 South Dakota State Fair. We invite you to read our candid interview with Fairley Farms below and please continue to check back often for our next edition of “Breeder Spotlight.”
What’s the pedigree of your champion?
Geronimo. X Claudia: Optimus Prime x Optimus Prime x z136 Turtleman
What makes your operation run smoothly?
Functional buildings that we can feed everything inside, helps man and beast.
How many head do you run?
Do you have another job besides raising sheep? If so, what’s your occupation?
I farm full time.
In your opinion, who has been the most influential ram across the industry?
What’s your favorite livestock show?
South Dakota Summer Spotlight
Do you prefer online sales or live sales?
Online and private treaty