Boost to genetics database

Boost to genetics database

Sheep Genetics has announced a key milestone which is good news for sheep producers.

Sheep

30 MARCH 2020
Unprecedented sheep genetics resource revealed

Unprecedented sheep genetics resource revealed

Researchers have uncovered the DNA to more than 60,000 sheep.

Sheep

06 JANUARY 2020
Breeding objectives should top the list

Breeding objectives should top the list

Homework needed before purchasing a ram.

Sheep

12 JULY 2019
Wool, meat and lambs - can you have your cake and eat it too?

Wool, meat and lambs - can you have your cake and eat it too?

Sheep selected for high productivity are not always the most profitable.

Sheep

20 MARCH 2019
Compare the relative value of bulls for the best results

Compare the relative value of bulls for the best results

It pays to compare bulls in terms of their breeding values.

Beef

26 NOVEMBER 2018
Long term focus on quality pays dividends

Long term focus on quality pays dividends

Intra-muscular fat high on breeding objectives

Beef

07 MAY 2018
New software license agreement for BREEDPLAN

New software license agreement for BREEDPLAN

Changes made to improve breeding management tool

Calf deformities cause concern

Calf deformities cause concern

Prompt testing can help determine if genetics are to blame

Beef

23 OCTOBER 2017
Ram genetic trial results released

Ram genetic trial results released

DAFWA's findings on genetics in rams

Sheep

09 JANUARY 2017
Rust resistance genes identified

Rust resistance genes identified

Researchers have identified a naturally-occurring wheat gene in tall wheat varieties that provides resistance...

Agronomy

23 MARCH 2016
All genetics not equal in first-cross Wagyu breeding

All genetics not equal in first-cross Wagyu breeding

For many years, a number of beef producers in southern Australia have been using Wagyu bulls over their...

Livestock General

23 NOVEMBER 2015
Selecting rams made easy

Selecting rams made easy

A new online tool to help sheep producers choose rams could be a game changer for the industry according...

Archive

02 OCTOBER 2015