The ICON prefix differentiates the terminal sires from the maternal sires within the Chrome studs, but also signifies the place which Chrome see the breeds – icons of the prime lamb industry. Both Icon Poll Dorset and Icon Southie breeds are the subject of stringent visual appraisal and selection, in conjunction with Lambplan performance recorded breeding figures to ensure a quality animal.
- Less “leg” than traditional terminal sires
- Extra hindquarter and loin muscling
- Rapid early growth
- Easy finishing ability
- Long thick bodies with clean faces
- Easy lambing sires
- More fat cover
As more producers build their maternal ewe numbers to somewhere near where they want them to be, demand for Chrome Sheep Studs terminal sire lines have been on the increase
Private Sale Rams
Chromedales, Perendales, Coopworths, ICON Poll Dorsets and ICON Southie rams are available now for private sale.
MATERNAL SALE RAMS
2019 Maternal Sale Ram Video
TERMINAL SALE RAMS
2019 ICON Southies & Poll Dorset Sale Rams Video
Chrome Genetics Ewe Sale on AuctionsPlus