News

  • 2020 Ram Sale Results

    Thank you to all buyers and underbidders David Welsh, Nutrien Ag Solutions, Euroa and Ian Cameron with the top priced ram purchased by Nauvess Pty Ltd, Longwood, Victoria. The Cameron family would like to thank all buyers and underbidders for their support at the On-Property Ram Sale on Thursday 24 September, 2020. The dual-purpose ability of The Yanko’s ...

    Posted at September 25, 2020 | By : | Categories : News | 0 Comment
  • Ram Sale interfaced with AuctionsPlus

    This year The Yanko will be providing all interested buyers and stakeholders the opportunity to bid and follow the auction live online with AuctionsPlus in conjunction with the on-property sale on Thursday 24 September, 2020. This will give all stakeholders the ability to follow live updates from what is happening on the ground.

    Posted at September 18, 2020 | By : | Categories : News | 0 Comment
  • Review from the stud manager Ian Cameron

    Read Ian Cameron's opinions on the industry and projections for the future. We have catalogued 80 rams from a range of new and existing sires, with high fleece weight, growth and structural soundness, all of which should be highly profitable for a commercial flock. All rams have received a 15K Genomic Test as well as ...

    Posted at September 10, 2020 | By : | Categories : News | 0 Comment
  • 2020 Ram Sale Catalogue

    40 Poll and 40 Horned Rams will be offered for sale. We have catalogued 80 rams from a range of new and existing sires, with high fleece weight, growth and structural soundness, all of which should be highly profitable for a commercial flock. All rams have received a 15K Genomic Test as well as having a large amount of raw data collected for profit driving traits. This ...

    Posted at September 8, 2020 | By : | Categories : News | 0 Comment
  • 2020 Newsletter

    Rewarding Greener Pastures The first half of 2020 has brought consistent rainfall, a welcome relief from the big dry of 2019. Here is a snippet of what is included: • Report on the year so far• Merino genetic trends meeting our breeding objectives• AWI young merino breeders workshop• 2019 on-property ram sale results

    Posted at August 19, 2020 | By : | Categories : News | 0 Comment
  • Genetics that work

    The Yanko Merino and Poll Merino Stud is excited to share a sneak peek of what’s to come in 2020. At The Yanko we understand that this year we are facing constant changes with event restrictions and border closures. We are putting new measures in place to ensure our client needs are met and we can offer the best service. This ...

    Posted at August 15, 2020 | By : | Categories : News | 0 Comment
  • AWI Young Merino Breeders Workshop

    Stuart Hodgson and Wendy Ridgley from AWI conducted a Young Merino Breeders Workshop at The Yanko on Tuesday, 7 July. An enthusiastic group of 18 sheep breeders from the Jerilderie district who are now back on family farms or working on Stud/sheep breeding enterprises attended. Stuart ran through the history of the Merino and the breeds and traits that we see in the Merino today in Australia. Various ...

    Posted at August 15, 2020 | By : | Categories : News | 0 Comment
  • The Yanko Merino – Genetics that work

    Genetic trends - Merino select Our involvement in the MerinoLink DNA Stimulation Project is ongoing and with this Pedigree and Genomic information, we are able to benchmark The Yanko’s performance against the national Merino Flock. Looking at the MP+ index which best suits our breeding objectives, the graph below shows The Yanko 22.7 points ahead of the National Merino Average. With Michael Elmes’ assistance in selecting ...

    Posted at August 15, 2020 | By : | Categories : News | 0 Comment
  • The year so far

    The first half of 2020 has brought consistent rainfall, a welcome relief from the big dry of 2019. We received a perfect Autumn break of regular rain through late March and April and by May we were surrounded by paddocks of fresh green growth. Pastures responded quickly given our lower stocking rates. Summer grasses along with native clover have provided a high quality feed source for the merino ewes in ...

    Posted at August 15, 2020 | By : | Categories : News | 0 Comment
  • 2020 Merino and Poll Merino Open Day

    PRE-SALE OPEN DAY - 2 September, 2020 The Yanko invites you to a private inspection of our 2020 Merino and Poll Merino sale rams. All Ram Sale lots will be penned with figures. View our ram auction line up and speak with our team.When: Wednesday 2 September from 9am to 4pm. Where: Inspections will take place at The Yanko woolshed yards. Follow us on

    Posted at August 15, 2020 | By : | Categories : News | 0 Comment
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