Lamb carcasses hanging up in chiller© Tim Scrivener
I was recently approached to see if I would put forward a ram to be included in the RamCompare project run by Signet, a national genetic evaluation service for cattle and sheep.  However, when I read up on it, I discovered that two new EBVs are to be produced using the data from the project. These will be for “days to slaughter” and “carcass weight”. That’s the moment when I lost interest.   See also: A hardy breed in A&E It […]