Latest Genetic Trends Graph for Nithdale Romneys for Overall Index (made up of NZ Maternal Worth (NZMW) + FEC + Meat + Dags) – well above industry average (green line) – $13 per ewe.
Since 2013 the terminal sire group we are involved with, Premier Suftex, has been involved in the South Island Genomic Calibration Flock at Duncraigen, Te Anau where a consortium of partners have been developing a genomic test for meat quality based on the DNA of the animal. The last two years we have had molecular […]
Nithdale Station wins the Terminal Cross Section at the 2016 Beef + Lamb NZ Golden Lamb Awards
Winners of seven awards in six years at the Beef + Lamb New Zealand Sheep Industry Awards: Runner up Dual Purpose Overall Award 2014 Winner 2015 Dual Purpose + Resistance to Internal Parasites Award (4th year in a row) Winner 2015 Dual Purpose + Reproduction Award (3rd year in a row) Finalist 2017 Dual Purpose […]
Nithdale Station wins the Southland Ballance Farm Environment Awards 2014 The Ballance Farm Environment Awards recognises and celebrates good farm practices that promote sustainable land management. All entrants go through a judging process which considers the entire environment that your farm operates within, with particular consideration to: Sustainable Profitability Environmental Awareness Good Business Practices Social […]