Smallholders Insurance from Greenlands

Author Topic: Exlana breeding event 24/7/14  (Read 1594 times)

Tim W

  • Joined Aug 2013
Exlana breeding event 24/7/14
« on: June 30, 2014, 06:15:36 pm »
All welcome   :wave:

Sheep Breeding & EBV’s
Empire Farm, Throop Road, Templecombe, Somerset, BA8 0HR
By kind invitation of Tim White

Thursday 24th July    2pm – 4pm

Tim White has been performance recording his Wiltshire Horn and Exlana flocks for many years. During this time he has been a strong advocate for the scheme and the benefits identifying superior genetics can have in a flock.

 Tim utilises Faecal Egg Count sampling within his flocks to identify those animals with superior genetics for round worm resistance and has a keen focus on breeding sheep that are easy to manage and have high health status.

Programme

2:00pm
 Registration
 
2.15pm
 Introduction about Deverill Organic Meats and the use of EBVs in the breeding program – Tim White
 
2.30pm
 Estimated breeding values and genetic improvement – Lucy Webb-Wilson
 
3:30pm
 Utilising Faecal Egg Count sampling within a flock – Tim White and Lucy Webb-Wilson
 
4:00pm
 Conclusion and depart


To book your FREE place ring the EBLEX events office on 01904 771211 or email brpevents@eblex.ahdb.org.uk

 

 



 


mowhaugh

  • Joined Jul 2013
  • Scottish Borders
    • Facebook
Re: Exlana breeding event 24/7/14
« Reply #1 on: July 14, 2014, 09:27:14 am »
Sounds great Tim, sadly too far for us.  I'm sure it will be a success.

 

Exlana ram Sale

Started by Tim W (9.88)

Replies: 2
Views: 1405
Last post July 31, 2016, 01:12:38 pm
by Tim W
NSA Event

Started by waterbuffalofarmer (7.43)

Replies: 0
Views: 1525
Last post June 09, 2014, 11:08:39 am
by waterbuffalofarmer
NSA Sheep Event 2014

Started by Tim W (7.27)

Replies: 0
Views: 1480
Last post July 25, 2014, 11:02:19 pm
by Tim W
Land Reform Event

Started by Rosemary (7.27)

Replies: 0
Views: 1260
Last post September 27, 2016, 04:26:58 pm
by Rosemary
Grow Your Own Event 23/24 March 2013

Started by Fowgill Farm (7.19)

Replies: 1
Views: 1785
Last post March 20, 2013, 09:10:20 am
by Fowgill Farm

Forum sponsors

FibreHut Energy Helpline Thomson & Morgan Time for Paws Scottish Smallholder & Grower Festival Ark Farm Livestock Movement Service

© The Accidental Smallholder Ltd 2003-2022. All rights reserved.

Design by Furness Internet

Site developed by Champion IS