Deveronvale Perfection – Creates New Record in Sheep Auction Prices

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If you are pondering over the idea what is the most expensive sheep of the world after the death of the most expensive sheep of the world Tophill Joe, priciest sheep of UK, then you will be happy to hear about the fact that the most expensive sheep of the world is sold.

British farmer purchased these costliest breed of sheep at an agricultural auction. This record-setting bit of livestock is called Deveronvale Perfection. Like Tophill Joe, Deveronvale Perfection is a Texel ram—a breed that, astonishingly, comes from the small island of Texel, off the Holland. Texel sheep are well known for their nice lean meat. In particular, Deveronvale Perfection is supposed to have one of the strongest loins.

Deveronvale Perfection was bought for a whooping price tag of £231,000 (US $376,000) which, based on the reports of the British Texel Sheep Society is £26,000 more than the previous most expensive sheep in the world.

Via: Most-expensive.net

Posted by Erin Silverman on June 26, 2012 in Food

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