November 2016

Welcome to Ermias Zerazion
Sheep Genetics would like to welcome Ermias to the role of MERINOSELECT Database Manager. Ermias is excited to join the team and is looking forward to learning about the industry and interacting with breeders. A brief overview is included with the Breeders bulletin which has gone out to all breeders this week. 

Christmas closure
Please be aware that the Sheep Genetics office will be closing over the Christmas period from Friday 23rd of December 2016, and will reopen on Tuesday 3rd January 2017. During this period there will be some changes to analysis dates. Please see the information below and refer to the website. (There will be no 1st of January LAMBPLAN analysis, due to public holidays and system maintenance).

2017 Analysis dates
A calendar of analysis dates has been included with the Breeders Bulletin that has been sent to all clients this week, to access this document online please visit the following link.

Save the dates 2017
Dates have been flagged for the following Sheep Genetics events.
Scanner accreditation - 15/02/17-16/02/17 (Armidale)
Leading Breeder - 01/03/2017 - 02/03/2017 (Melbourne)
Service Provider Training - 03/05/2017-04/05/2017 (Melbourne)
Regional Forums
      16/05/17  - Northern NSW
      23/05/17 - Cowra NSW
      30/05/17 - Ballarat VIC
      06/06/17 - Burra SA
      15/06/17 - Brookton WA

Other events in early 2017
These may provide an opportunity for client catch ups, please contact Caris or Clara if you would like to try and organise a time.
White Suffolk Conference - 13/2/17-14/2/17 (Wagga Wagga)
Meat Elite Conference - 21/2/17 - 22/2/17 (Melbourne)
Burra Field Days - 20/3/17-21/3/17 (Burra)
Merinolink Conference - 21/6/17-22/6/17 (Goulburn)

Upcoming Analysis Dates

Please note the following analysis dates for 2016 and 2017, and ensure that data is submitted with at least one analysis before sales or field days. This allows time for any missing information to be included or corrections to be made.
Thursday 15/12/16
Friday 13/01/17
Wednesday 01/02/17
Wednesday 07/12/16
Monday 19/12/16
Friday 6/1/17
All data needs to be submitted to by 5pm AEST on the dates listed above or could be missed for inclusion in the analysis.

Reminder - Please update to our new address and contact details

Sheep Genetics
The Short Run, Building W41a
Contact Numbers:
Phone: 02 8055 1818
Fax: 02 8055 1850

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