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What can I get from performance recording?

Information on the service provided by Signet:


An explanation of Performance recording

What we record and why:


A guide to Breeding indexes

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


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.



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