SHERWOOD POLL DORSET - IDEAL TERMINAL SIRE
- MOST POPULAR AUSTRALIAN TERMINAL BREED
- UTILISING AUSTRALIA'S TOP RANKED SIRE GENETICS
- ELITE LAMBPLAN FIGURES
- EXTREME GROWTH RATES
- BALANCED HIGH MUSCLE & LOW FAT
- MAJORITY BRED THROUGH EMBRYO TRANSFER
Sherwood Poll Dorset Ram 150317 (pictured below at 14 months) remains an elite Australian ranked terminal sire with a massive Carcase Plus Index of 233!
Sherwood 150317 has ASBV’s of:
Weaning Weight (WWT): 12.0
Post Weaning Weight (PWWT): 18.4
Post Eye Muscle depth (PEMD): 3.2.
Sherwood 150317 was used in last year’s embryo transfer program with 80 progeny now on the ground. 50% of these progeny were weaned & weighed on the 3rd August displaying explosive figures for early growth rates at 470gm/hd/day and average weaning weights of 52.1kg at just 14 weeks of age. This is 7% more than the balance of lambs weaned which still averaged a very impressive 436 gm/hd/day with average weaning weights of 49kg.