Often you stumble upon a great tool, a simple but effective template or a website/system that you just wish you had found earlier. Because of this, we decided to package up all of our favourites (some of ours and some from external sources) and share them with you in a simple curated list. We hope that you find them as useful as we do. Lastly, we are constantly looking to improve our list so if you have a gem then please let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Great external resources.
The simple guide to making more money with less work
This guide is designed to assist you in the thought processes required to improve labour efficiency associated with your sheep enterprise.
Estimated breeding values
A guide for ram buyers
Angus National Cattle Evaluation Spring 2020
Visual sheep scores
Visually assessed traits are included in the breeding objective of all stud and commercial sheep breeders, regardless of their target market or environment.
Footrot breeding value trait
The trait ‘susceptibility to footrot’ is quoted as FR. FR describes a sheep’s susceptibility to footrot using it’s genetic difference in footrot score.
Hereford percentile table
A handy reference percentile bands table with all the facts and figures for comparing Hereford calves
Angus percentile table
Another reference percentile bands table with all the facts and figures for comparing Angus calves