Webinar and Video
These video clips have been written specifically to help Signet clients to use the new database. Webinars on wider genetic topics are also shown below.
Sheep Recording Services
Training video 1. Getting started, passwords and logging on
Training video 2. Setting up sires and entering lambing
Training video 3. Adding "Sheep for Sale" and creating catalogues
Training video 4. Adding notes and images
Training video 5. Reporting - Flock reports - PDF and Excel
Training video 6: Creating a Grassroots Export File
Training video 7: Understanding Inbreeding
Training video 8: Calculating Inbreeding Values
Training video 9: More reports for Signet clients - The Sire Summary and Ewe Performance Report
Beef Recording Services
A short video talking about the performance recording services that Signet provides as part of its Beefbreeder service
In this presentation we explain how cattle breeders can use Signet's online data entry services
Here are a series of AHDB presentations on the subject of genetic improvement and selective breeding using Estimated Breeding Values.
Update on the Year 7 of the RamCompare project, including latest information on breeding values for carcase traits.
Update on the RamCompare project and Year 6 results
Five things we have learnt from RamCompare at Dupath Farm, Cornwall
Listen to the results from the Sheep Breed Survey
Genetics of lamb survival
Top tips for buying and looking after your rams
Buying a Signet recorded ram for terminal sire traits
Signet's new analysis for terminal sire sheep breeds
Webinars by other organisations
Here are a further series of presentations on the subject of genetic improvement and selective breeding using Estimated Breeding Values produced by other organisations.
Webinar run by HCC talking about the new hill breeding index developed by Janet Roden. Samuel Boon explains how to use this information to buy a hill ram.
Health and Welfare session from the SHAWG conference. Sam Boon pops up after 35 minutes to talk about breeding strategies to enhance health and welfare.
Presentation talking about the use of data in hill sheep recording. There was a problem with the translation during the first part, but the second part is purely in English. For more information about the Hill Ram Scheme click here
Webinar by AgriSearch in Northern Ireland on how we can unlock the potential of sheep genetics in Northern Ireland.
Expressing the hill index in economic terms with Janet Roden
Presentations for Ram Buyers
Commercial ram buying guides for purchasing Charollais, Hampshire Down and Suffolk rams
Presentations for Ultrasound Technicians
Training material to support those people that provide ultrasound scanning services.
Finding information and using Signetdata.com
A series of videos showing how to find information on Signetdata.com