Depth of information and breeding values are paramount for Andrew and Mandi Bouffler.
Ashley (12) and Charlotte Cooper (10) are the drivers and the name behind the Ashcharmoo Poll Dorsets.
In the past four years, NSW's Gundagai Meat Processors has revolutionised its processing facility to now boast one of the most advanced lamb carcase chillers in the world.
Frank Kaveney's Tallawong Merinos and Poll Merinos stud has a sharp, commercial focus married with a passion for breeding great wool.
BASED at Woolumbool, north of Lucindale in SA's south east, Phil Clothier has been breeding Poll Dorsets since 1975 and White Suffolks since 1987, saying he had always aimed to breed rams which performed in the paddock, not just in a showring.
A decision to shift the focus of their breeding objectives at "Rosedale" pays dividends for Trevor and Alan Rissmann.
White Suffolk rams can increase weight gain, improve lambing percentages and improve carcase quality.
Tasmanian stud Trefusis Merinos has had a shift in breeding goals, focusing on producing a dual-purpose Merino.