After the success of last year’s inaugural Sheep Week open day, the Hausler family have jumped at the chance to display their Janmac Poll Dorset and White Suffolk rams in this year’s event.
Perendales offer an easy-care, robust and fertile alternative to traditional maternal sire breeds, according to Mount Monmot Perendales stud co-principal Trudy Boyer.
South-west Victorian prime lamb producers Tim and Georgie Leeming, Paradoo Prime, credit an animal welfare focus for achieving lamb survival rates of more than 90 per cent.
Installing new custom designed yards has helped the Harkness family better manage large numbers of sheep at a time.
As the world’s population marches towards nine billion by 2050, driving productivity through innovation has never been more important for the agricultural sector.
SELLING in a large yarding is paying off for weaner producers Bert and Brendan Ah Sam, “Round Hill”, Omeo.