Kalnari Australian White Sheep Stud

Bred for Australian conditions

The Australian White breed was developed by blending elite lines from four existing breeds. Through the use of numerous embryo transfer programs and artificial insemination, as well as extensive selection procedures the breed has quickly realised its objectives. A hardy and adaptable breed, it thrives in various Australian pastoral conditions, while maintaining good conversion rates and ease of finishing.

Summary of objectives

Hair shedding
Calm temperament
Good feet and legs
Quick maturity
Self-replacing
Carcase shape
High dressing
Good eating quality
Suit domestic and export markets

After more than 40 years in the prime lamb industry, we sought a self-replacing, fully shedding flock with minimal inputs. 1,000 commercial ewes are run in conjunction with our cropping and beef cattle enterprises. Having trialled other shedding breeds, we settled on the Australian Whites in 2010 and implemented an upgrade program to effect the change-over to an AW flock.

 In 2011 Kalnari Stud, flock number 9, was formed. Early in 2012, recipient ewes were purchased carrying pure-bred Australian White embryos from the Australian White Foundation Flock. Since then, embryo transfer programs have been regularly conducted to increase purebred numbers, with original stud stock and semen being sourced from the Australian White Foundation Flock.

See us next at:

2019 Henty Field Days

Tuesday 17th – Thursday 19th September 2019
Henty-Cookardinia Rd, Henty NSW 2658

We’ll have a selection of Australian White Rams on display
Latest posts

Purebred AW lambs, 3 to 6 weeks old, weighing up to 24kg

May 22nd, 2019|0 Comments

Purebred AW lambs, 3 to 6 weeks old, weighing up to 24kg, showing what our ewes are capable of producing [...]

New breed is streets ahead – Article at The Rural

August 10th, 2016|0 Comments

A KALNARI purebred Australian White ewe at 16 months (left). Shedding breeds are an increasingly important part of the [...]

Malcolm and Kerrie Plum, Kalnari Australian Whites, purchased the sale topper and equal second highest priced rams. – Article by The Land

August 7th, 2016|0 Comments

Article by The Land, October 16th, 2014 Baringa, Kanoona average $2053 BARINGA Australian Whites, Oberon, and Kanoona Park Australian Whites, [...]

Pure Australian White Rams available for sale on farm

 

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