Adoption of the latest genomic technology and research is paying off for White Suffolk breeders.
The Australian White Suffolk Association has made a stand to wipe out ovine brucellosis once and for all with membership of the association restricted to producers accredited under the national ovine brucellosis-free accreditation scheme.
Geoff Davey has been using Stockscan for about 14 years, using the collated data to build a picture that helps identify the best breeding lines in his stud flock
A background in livestock extension and an interest in understanding how farmers use - or do not use - applications (apps) on their smart phones has led Penny Schulz into a PhD studying that very subject.
The new Lambplan Terminal Carcase Production index will allow White Suffolk breeders to maximise genetic gains in growth and muscling while maintaining key eating quality traits.
Advertiser content: This year marks 30 years since Rosedale Charolais held its first on-property bull sale and the Millner family's pioneering approach to breeding and marketing has made their cattle a perfect fit for commercial producers.
Advertiser content: Springwaters Poll Dorset stud, Boorowa, NSW, celebrates 40 years of breeding this year and stud principal Dane Rowley is passionate about continuing to produce quality prime lamb sires.
ADVERTISER CONTENT: When Wayne Coffey developed the first Combi Clamp in 2000, he had no idea how popular it would become.