Palmerston Coopworths Sires

Our 2019 and 2020 drop sires are listed below.  Click on the link for each sire to find out more and link through to the most up-to-date Lambplan figures.

Palmerston 180175

Palmerston 180175 has been used as a sire for 2021 and 2022 drop lambs. He is a son of 170793. He has good eye muscle, excellent growth (top 20% for PWT), above average for fertility (WR) and FEC and top 20% for greasy fleece weight. For information on his latest figures or his pedigree click … Continue reading Palmerston 180175

Palmerston 170793

Palmerston 170793 is a typical Palmerston Coopworth type with both Coopworth and Coopdale bloodlines. He is positive (top 5%) for eye muscle, with above average fertility, top 20% greasy fleece weight and a curve bender for adult weight, which is a trait that we are targeting. For the latest information on his figures or pedigree … Continue reading Palmerston 170793

Chrome 195709

Chrome 195709 was purchased in 2020 to increase our linkage with other maternal flocks and bring in some new genetics since we can no longer access New Zealand semen for AI.   He is predominantly descended from Chrome bloodlines with some influence from Cashmore Oakleigh, Twin Farm and Gates. He is in the top 20% for … Continue reading Chrome 195709

Cloven Hill 200219

Cloven Hill 200219 was purchased in 2020 at their Tasmanian sale.  He has Cloven Hill maternal composite bloodlines, with linkage to Cloven Hill 170188 who is descended from Twin Farm 070807. 170188 has linkage with 16 flocks and 1975 progeny, providing us with strong linkages. He was used as a sire for our 2021 and … Continue reading Cloven Hill 200219

Palmerston 180105

Palmerston 180105 has been used as a sire since 2020. He is Coopworth and a quarter Coopdale, and is a son of 170963. He has good growth (PWT) and good eye muscle (top 20%) and above average WEC. His fertility figures have been impacted by his female sibling figures. For the latest information on his … Continue reading Palmerston 180105

Palmerston 170963

Palmerston 170963 was used as a sire in 2021 and again this year. He has Coopdale on both his sire and dam’s side. Good growth (top 20% PWT), great eye muscle (top 5%) and good WEC. His fertility has dropped this year, due to a small number of daughters that did not lamb well in … Continue reading Palmerston 170963

Palmerston 200486

Palmerston 200486 is a grandson of Woodrising 180021. He was used for our 2021 and 2022 lambing. He is a high growth ram in the top 20% for greasy fleece weight, top 5% for post-weaner weight and slightly above average for fertility (WR). To view his pedigree or for up to date figures click here.

Palmerston 190016

Palmerston 190016 is a son of 160284 (who is now deceased), he has some New Zealand bloodlines on his sires side (MNCC90495). He is in the top 20% for WR and post-weaner weight, top 10% for greasy fleece weight. We would rate him a good all rounder with reliable figures. For more information on his … Continue reading Palmerston 190016