THE AUSTRALIAN ASSOCIATION OF STUD MERINO BREEDERS
A.C.N. 003 352 930 A.B.N. 51 003 352 930
LEVEL OF INFORMATION TO BE PROVIDED BY VENDORS AT ON-PROPERTY RAM SALES
This Association has resolved to encourage an improved standard in the level of information to be provided by Vendors at on-property ram sales.
The recommended minimum information is:
- Date when last shorn.
- Age of sheep.
- Date of mid side sample collection (to be taken as close as possible to six weeks but no more than eight weeks prior to sale).
- Mean micron.
- Standard deviation.
- Co-efficient of variation.
- %>30 micron (comfort factor).
- Spinning fineness.
- Name of Testing House.
Members who provide information which includes the recommended minimum information may use the following Association endorsement in sale catalogues and other related material: