Sheep breeding resources

Advice and for sheep producers on breeding managment, including tupping, fertility and breeding systems.

Tups and tupping

Top vet tips on tupping and advice from North Yorkshire hill farmers

Step by step guide to understanding and using EBV’s and case study

‘Ram MOT’ – video on pre-tupping checks

The benefits of CT scanning terminal sires


Breeding from ewe lambs

Focus on breeding smaller ewes in New Zealand – could it work in the UK?

Breeding plans

Case study – how a Welsh farmer reviewed his breeding policy to simplify sheep management

Case study – How a farm in Shropshire expanded and simplified with an ‘easy care’ sheep enterprise

Synchronising oestrous and advanced breeding

How to improve fertility with a strict culling regime