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Dorset News:

AHDB - RamCompare project open for pedigree nominations

Pedigree breeders have the opportunity to receive valuable information on their sires’ progeny by nominating rams and semen for use in the RamCompare project. Download Press Release

Animals which are involved in the project now have new estimated breeding values (EBVs) available covering carcase weight, fat and conformation. These EBVs can be used when marketing these rams.

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Winner of the Dorsets - Meakin & Body, Kerlow, Treweatha Farm, Cornwall.

Susan with her two ram lambs that she took to the Sedgemoor Centurion Sale in April.

Susan with her two ram lambs that she took to the Sedgemoor Centurion Sale in April.

The 2017 winner of the AHDB Beef & Lamb Better Returns Programme Improved Flock Award for Dorset sheep is the flock owned by Meakin & Body at Treweatha Farm in Cornwall. This award is presented to the English Signet performance recorded flock that makes the greatest improvement in the breeding potential of the lamb crop during the previous year.

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Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance

Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance

Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance

The Pirbright Institute Research/Trials

If anybody would be interested in the message below, then please contact Phil Stocker direct (details below)

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AGM Raffle Prize Winners

All proceeds to go to the Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance

With many thanks to all those who purchased raffle tickets. The raffle made £850.00

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