Petali Poll






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Principals
Martin & Cheryl Oppenheimer

Flock
Poll Merino No. 1279

Address
Petali
Walcha NSW 2354
Australia

Directions
Thunderbolt's Way;
18km North of Walcha & 22km south of Uralla.

Phone
(02) 6777 2124

E-Mail

Other
0413 580 040

Classer
Martin Oppenheimer

OJD Status
MN3, 8 points

Land Type
Soft grey loam, deep rooted perennial pastures, rotational grazing.

Rainfall
800mm

Bloodline
Petali

No. of Ewes
650

Adult Average
17.2

Hogget Average
15.2





Achievements

  • Balanced breeding program for fibre& lamb at low cost of production.
  • Modern productive Poll Merinos suitable for most environments.
  • One of Australia's most worm resistant flocks.
  • Low Breech Wrinkle & Dag ASBV's = No mulesing
  • Fully pedigree recorded.
  • Well linked accross industry, using the elite Poll Merino genetics.
  • Merino Select ASBV's available on all sheep.
  • Profitable sheep.

Features

  • All progeny are fully pedigree recorded.
  • One of Australia's most productive low micron flocks with worm resistance. 
  • Productive & long stapled, low CV% of diameter & high staple strength. Petali wools process very efficiently into lightweight yarn & fabrics, with softness & good dye uptake.
  • Australian Sheep Breeding Values (ASBV‘s) supplied by MerinoSelect.
  • Plain bodied sheep bred to perform at high stocking rates (16-22 DSE/Ha). Constitution & worm resistance are features, with selection for correct conformation including foot structure. Petali Merinos are tough & will thrive in any location.
  • 100% of the drop are measured for Fibre tests, Worm Egg Count, Bodyweight, Scanned for EMD & Fat. Scored for Breech Wrinkle, Breech Cover & Dag.

Sales

Petali Merinos Ram Sale
Location: Petali, Walcha NSW
Time: Thursday 4 February 2016 
Offered: 60 Poll Merino Rams @ 1pm
60 White Suffolk Rams @ 11am
 

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