SBV on the cards for shedding trait

TRANSITIONING towards a shedding sheep flock is potentially set to get a whole lot easier, with the development of a shedding breeding value looking to take a significant amount of guesswork out of the process.

SBV on the cards for shedding trait  SBV on the cards for shedding trait  SBV on the cards for shedding trait  SBV on the cards for shedding trait  SBV on the cards for shedding trait

Updated: University of New England’s Sam Wilkom, with sheep producers John Keiller, Portland, Victoria, and Matt Kelly, Hamilton, Victoria, pictured at the Bendigo MLA Update in November last year. Photos: Claire Harris.

The project is a Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA) Donor Company-funded initiative, with significant input from the University of New England's Animal Genetics and Breeding Unit (AGBU), as well as

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