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SHARED TECHNICAL INFORMATION

 

What can I get from performance recording?

Information on the service provided by Signet:

http://www.signetfbc.co.uk/sheepbreeder/performance_recording_benefits.aspx

 

An explanation of Performance recording

What we record and why:

http://www.signetfbc.co.uk/sheepbreeder/index.aspx?section=5&item=53

 

A guide to Breeding indexes

How indexes are calculated and why. The hill index is used for Blackfaces and Easycares recorded with Signet:

http://www.signetfbc.co.uk/documents/content/sheepbreeder/factsheet_2_breeding_indexes.pdf

 

Does it all make money?

Yes! High index tups can be worth an extra £750 over their working life and their daughters can generate an extra £11 per year from the same inputs. The outcomes are described in detail in a report from the Scottish sheep strategy work over five years.

 

 

Want to improve your knowledge of EBVS?

EBV training tools and quizzes:

http://www.eblex.org.uk/returns/tools/ebv-training-tools/

 

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