Glanmire Dorpers

Trading as: Glanmire Dorpers

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  • Lambs Sheep Meat

  • 280 Hectares

  • 632 Millimeters

  • 14.50mm - 966 days ago

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  • We breed dorper's for both commercial and stud use. We are currently running 160 fullblood dorper ewes for our stud enterprise at the Glanmire block . We building a commercial flock of Dorper ewes for fat lambs on the 240 hectare block at Yethome for the meat market. We prefer to graze our sheep on native vegetation supplementing only in the winter months.

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Farm Description

We are a small enterprise in a climate that can be very diverse from snow in the winter to heatwave conditions in the summer. We passionate about our Dorpers and see big future for them in sheep meat industry as for the small farm sector to this end we strive to breed good sound rams for our use as well as the market we also believe in the best customer service and back up for those who buy or rams . Our lamb enterprise is still in development we hope to grow enough lambs to eventually supply local a butcher and build demand for Dorper lamb in the area giving us and our clients another out let for their lamb. Also we're employing low stress stock handling techniques (cell grazing lanes and minimal mustering ) we also try to encourage our native pasture using minimal tillage and organic type fertilizers as well getting the sheep involved in weed control and pasture management with the controlled grazing