Udders can and should be scored

Stephen Burns
May 12 2024 - 3:00pm
Allan Casey with a selection of Dohne ewes which were part of the sire evaluation trials held on Coonong Station, Urana.
Allan Casey with a selection of Dohne ewes which were part of the sire evaluation trials held on Coonong Station, Urana.

Lamb mortality has an enormous impact on the sheep breeding industry, worth an estimated $840 million per annum in lost production, according to Allan Casey, a sheep breeding consultant based in Orange.

Stephen Burns

Stephen Burns

Journalist, Wagga Wagga

Jackaroo on Merino sheep studs in the Riverina, a lifetime working on the land with sheep, cropping and cattle. Graduate Charles Sturt Uni with degree in Business and a Dean's Certificate. Graduate C.B. Alexander Agricultural College

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