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Signet Breeding Services prides itself on the work it does to provide breeders and commercial farmers with interesting and relevant information on which it make informed breeding decisions. 

The sections below highlight just some of our work for the pedigree and commercial sheep and beef sectors, as well as a few technical papers for students and scholars wanting more information. 

Publications relating to the Signet Sheepbreeder Service and Ram Breeding

Read more about Recording a Pedigree Flock

Read more about a Decade of Progress

Read more about Fit for Purpose Rams

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Breed Specific Publications
National Terminal Sire Evaluation

Read more about the National Terminal Sire Evaluation

Read more about the National Terminal Sire Evaluation

Read more about CT Scanning at SRUC

AHDB Better Returns Publications - A Commercial Guide to Breeding Values

Read more about New CT traits for sheep

Read more about Seek the standard

Read more about Seek the standard

Breeding publications by QMS and HCC - sometimes with a bit of help from us....

Read more about Using EBVs To Breed Better Sheep - written by QMS

HCC Ram Buyers Guide

Read more about this Ram Buyers Guide - written by HCC

Read more about Fit and Fertile rams - written by HCC

Signet's Beefbreeder Service
AHDB Better Returns Beef Publications - Breeding information for Commercial Producers

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The AHDB Beef Carcase Traits Project

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RamCompare publications

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RamCompare Year 4 Results

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Genetic reports from funded research

Read the full report here

Read the full report here

Read full report here

Read full report here

Sheep Breed Survey

Read more about the 2003 survey

Read more about the 2012 survey