Contents tagged with Signet Breeding Services

22 June 2021

Ram breeding provides the genetics to increase the productivity of your customer’s flock. Performance recording means you can select and market the sheep with the most profitable genetics. Recording crossbred rams uses the same process as a pedigree flock, but you should consider hybrid vigour, ram and progeny uniformity and comparison of sheep.

25 June 2021

There are many benefits to purchasing the right ram to breed suitable females

22 March 2021

After the initial five years of research, funding has now been confirmed for RamCompare t continue into the third phase

17 March 2021

Performance records provide ram breeders and commercial ram buyers with the best way to assess the genetic potential of breeding rams.

18 July 2019

Signet’s National Terminal Sire Breeding Evaluation is a multi-breed analysis that identifies the most profitable sheep for commercial lamb production.

21 February 2019

Commercial producers are increasingly taking a more informed approach to breeding. They are seeking maternal sires that suit their particular farms to breed female replacements and improve early growth rates. This manual gives advice to producers on buying a recorded ram for maternal sire traits

1 November 2018

Commercial producers are increasingly taking a more informed approach to breeding. They are seeking terminal sires to suit their particular farms, reducing days to slaughter and increasing the value of the lambs sold. This manual gives advice to producers on buying a recorded ram for terminal sire traits

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