"Productive Maternal Meat Sheep"
The Coopworth breed makes up the backbone of many self-replacing ewe flocks in
Chrome Coopworth rams are based on the Chrome Sheep studs’ original flock of Clifton Hill stud ewes. Clifton Hill was one of the first Coopworth stud flocks in Australia. That solid base has been developed with the introduction of premium
This breeding has helped the Chrome Coopworth sires become excellent examples of the breed, influencing clients’ flocks with those strong desirable maternal traits:
- Tough and hardy, suitable for high rainfall environments.
- High fertility ewes, able to rear multiples to marketable weights.
- Outstanding mothers – all ewes are scored for their mothering ability when lambs are tagged at birth – ewes not meeting this standard are classed out of the flock.
- Producing a maximum kilogram of lambs weaned per kilogram of ewe mated.
Chrome Coopworth rams continue to be used in higher rainfall area self-replacing flocks and over merino ewes to produce superior 1st x ewes for lamb production.
Chrome Coopworth Sale Rams
Hamilton Sheepvention 4th - 6th August 2019
Chrome Sheep Studs will be having a display at Sheepvention situated in the Sheep Tech Marquee.
Henty Field Days 17th-19th Sept 2019
Chrome is heading to the Henty Machinery Field Days. Site 1047A Block V
2019 Sale Reports
8th Summer Ram Sale (18th Jan)
2018 Sale Reports
Results of the 10th Annual Ram Sale (11th Oct), 7th Summer Ram Sale (19th Jan) & Chrome Genetics Ewe Sale (4th Dec)
Chrome Sheep Studs MN1 Status
We are pleased to announce that our stud now has MN1 Status.