Help plan 10 year the sheep genetic plan

What do you need from sheep genetics for the next 10 years ? Have your say by participating in the Sheep Improvement Ltd's sheep genetic survey. With particular emphasis on ram buying and selling, its targeting commercial sheep farmers like you. Farmers are often very passionate about their breed and its value in NZ's sheep industry, so here is a chance to make a difference. HOW THIS SURVEY WILL BE USED Key issues identified by this survey will be used to formulate questions that the Chairman puts to a panel of experts at the SIL Sheep Genetics Day held on Thursday 25 June 2009 at Lincoln University. Those completing the survey who fill in their email address will be sent a summary of the findings of this survey and of discussions held between the panel of experts and attendees at the SIL Sheep Genetics Day. You are not obliged to tell us your email address. All respondents who fill in their email address will go into a draw to win two bottles of wine up to the value of $50.

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