Sheep farm productivity
Here you’ll find research and resources to help sheep farmers increase productivity and profits. For genetics information, see Sheep genetics resources.
1 October, 2012
Things to ask your ram breeder and to consider when choosing rams.
1 November, 2010
This book shows how to achieve lamb growth of more than 400g a day, with a broad recipe for better lamb growth, as well as the science behind the management.
1 October, 2004
Redesigned and reprinted in 2012, this booklet will help you use pasture more effectively to achieve high sheep production.
2 June, 1998
This project shows how farmers can provide a consistent supply of lambs to market between December and May, with an average carcass weight of 15.5kg.
1 February, 2007
This factsheet outlines the possible causes of abortion in your ewe flock and how to control/ prevent the problem.