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Management Systems for Hardy Sheep Breeds in Pastoral Conditions

Develop a management plan and protocols to successfully run hardy meat breed sheep under South Australian pastoral conditions.


  • Develop sound management plans for running hardy sheep breeds in pastoral conditions to: 

  • Increase gross margin returns by from $15/Dry Sheep Equivalent (DSE) to $20/DSE. 

  • Achieve a return on capital invested (new fencing, new yards etc) of at least 8% per annum. 

  •  Ensure that rangeland health is maintained or improved by the different grazing of South African breeds (ie greater level of browsing).


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918.6KB 21/10/2010


Contract No. Title Start date End date Funding type
2007/S03 Management Systems for Hardy Sheep Breeds in Pastoral Condition s
01/03/2008 31/01/2010

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