MONTANA SUFFOLK SHEEP BREEDERS ASSOCIATION

1981 - 2014   33 YEARS OF PROMOTING SUFFOLK SHEEP IN MONTANA

MITCHELL’S MILEHIGH RANCH

The Mitchell & Creason Families

142 Pine Creek Road

Livingston, MT 59047

406-222-3208   or 406-222-0150 fax

Email: creason@wispwest.net


Directions: East I-90 at Livingston Exit 333, Turn South on US 89. Travel 10 miles to Pine Creek Road. Turn left or East on Pine Creek Road and go 1.24 miles to farm on right or South. Large brown and white buildings.


Flock Info: Our 2011 lamb crop is sired by Pumphrey 10035. His sire “Full Tilt” was shown to an 8th place and NAILE weighing 440 lbs measuring 43 x 47. His dam is from Lost River Breeding. The previous two rams were also from Pumphrey’s and produced a good set of ewes.


Dam Genetic Lines: Our ewe line is primarily from Pumphrey, Rindy and Knutson breeding.


Lambing Dates: January 25 through March 25 2011


Health and Genetic Info: We are certified scrapie free flock (Flock MT 27) and have tested all our ewes for scrapie resistance at Codon 171. We have used QR or RR rams exclusively for 10 years. We are also a certified B Ovis free flock number 129.


General Flock Info: We have bred Suffolks for 34 years and have developed a flock of trouble free, low maintenance, efficient ewes. Their lambs are thick, meaty and growthy. Our rams and ewes have consistently performed well for others commercial settings. They have also served as registered “flock starters.”


Sale Inquiries: Please plan on attending the 5th Annual Mitchell’s Milehigh / Heart Lazy P Ram Sale. September 12, 2011 1:00 pm at PAYS Livestock in Billings, MT. We will have 20 rams and 15 ewes available there. All rams will be tested for scrapie at Codon 171 and ultrasounded for loineye. For more information, please visit www.heartlazypsuffolk.com. Also offering ewe lambs at the ranch. Vistors are always welcome.