News

Adelaide Ram Sale

The 2020 Adelaide Ram Sale remains scheduled for Friday, 11 September 2020.  Despite cancellation of the Royal Adelaide Show, the Adelaide Ram Sale plans are progressing as normal.

Read more ...

Victorian Stud Merino & Poll Merino Online Ram Sale

The Victorian Stud Merino Sheepbreeders Association invite you to be a part of the Victorian Stud Merino & Poll Merino Ram (Bendigo) Online Sale (normally known as the Australian Sheep & Wool Show Merino Ram Sale Bendigo) which will be held via AuctionsPlus on Friday 17th July 2020. Involvement in this Auction provides both International and National exposure for your bloodlines. This is a unique opportunity to place you at the front of this industry showcase.

Read more ...

Case Study Snapshot

Merinos are achieving profitable results compared to other breeds and enterprises  in a range of production systems and rainfall zones, including drought-affected areas. 

Here’s a snapshot of what producers from across Australia are saying about Merinos.

Read more ...

Merino Success Story - Greg Hayes

GregHayes1

Merino producers Greg Hayes (right) and his son, Daniel, on their Redhill property, ‘Semor’

CASE STUDY: SOUTH AUSTRALIA

Subject: Freg Hayes

Location: ‘Semor’, Redhill, South Australia

Property size: 1250 hectares owned, 70ha leased

Average annual rainfall: 400-410mm

Read more ...

David and Debbie Mullins

mullins lrg

CASE STUDY: New South Wales

Farmer: David and Debbie Mullins

Location: Manildra, New South Wales

Property Size: 1010 hectares owned, 142ha leased

Average Rainfall: 500mm

Read more ...

Andrew Calvert

calvert lrg

CASE STUDY: Tasmania

Why Merinos? My top three reasons

1. Versatility

2. Dual-purpose

3. Profitability

Read more ...