SHEEP

Flock profiling provides insights

THE Cooperative Research Centre for Sheep Industry Innovation (Sheep CRC) is set to commercialise its Flock Profiler in the next year. The pilot program for the Flock Profiler has been well received by trial entrants and there are a limited number of places available for producers to get involved now, before commercialisation.

Jill Griffiths
Flock profiling provides insights

The Flock Profiler uses genomic breeding values and scales those values to Australian Sheep Breeding Values (ASBVs). It provides an estimate of the genetic merit of a flock relative to the Sheep Genetics...

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A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the farming sector, brought to you by the Farming Ahead team.

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the farming sector, brought to you by the Farming Ahead team.

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Research Report: Carbon Calculators (June 2024)

Farming Ahead's June Research Report compares two carbon calculators which can be used by grain growers.

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Research Report: High Horsepower Tractors (May 2024)

Kondinin Group has rounded up some real broadacre muscle in this Research Report - looking at 447kW (600hp)-plus tractors.

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Research Report: Sheds (April 2024)

Sheds play a vital role in farming, offering shelter and protection for people, machinery, livestock and valuable inputs like chemicals and fertiliser.

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Research Report: Self-Propelled Sprayers (March 2024)

In this month’s Research Report, the Kondinin Group research team of Mark Saunders, Ben White and Josh Giumelli present the results of the latest round of self-propelled sprayer testing. The team traversed several states to round up six of the latest sprayers, which can cost upwards of $1 million each.