170101 is an ET son of Marocara 150049, and was used as a ram lamb for both our winter and spring 2018 lambing producing more than 70 live lambs. Picture was taken just before joining started in January at 6.5 months.
170101 is from our high performing donor ewe 140254 who is also the dam of 160800 who used as a lamb in 2016. These rams both have great hindquarters and are exceptionally muscled, both being around 4 for pemd. 170101’s progeny have confirmed that he is low to moderate for birthweight.
His asbvs were bwt 0.07, pwwt 17.1, pfat -0.2, pemd 4.1 and -16 for pwec 01/08/18. IMF -0.40 and LEQ 158.3 (DNA Tested). BWT information on his progeny is in Sheep Genetics, and all weaning weights from winter drop lambs in from 15/09/18
Semen is in straws at Apiam (formerly Allstock) Dubbo, price $40 per ewe dose