The Rare Breeds Conservation Society of New Zealand lists and describes rare and minority breeds that it … Perendale wool is strong at 37-38 microns but it has good colour, being a bright white, and it bounces back well when squeezed, says Allan. 139 Perendale 2th Ewes, Capital Stock, RW Perendale Ram 09/04, SIL @ 147%, October Shorn, Good Medium Ewes Blue Notebook Blue Notebook Sheep and Beef Quotes Sheep and Beef Quotes Kairuru, on the Takaka Hill runs up to 2000 perendale breeding ewes. FOR SALE : LINKS : CONTACTS: Phone: 03 319 2730 : email: info@mtguardian.co.nz: Welcome to Mt Guardian Perendale Stud - Evolution By Design . We are committed to breeding sheep to ensure effective production of meat and wool. Kairuru Perendale Sheep. The Perendale breed is enjoying increasing popularity and the Society’s work now includes research, information sharing and marketing of the breed. Rare Breeds, livestock, description and photos. For the second year in a row, a Perendale ram is the top selling ram at the Gore A&P Association South Island Premier Ram Auction. It is hardier and more fertile than the Romney. The lambs are easily finished to produce a lean, heavyweight carcass ideal for the chilled trade. 2 talking about this. Our team are backed by the largest livestock network in New Zealand and are able to source a huge variety of sheep genetics to suit your farm production requirements. Rare Breeds livestock of New Zealand. Mostly Charolais and Hereford X cross calves are bought in then vaccinated and de-horned in May for sale as steers and bulls, 10-12 months later. Our specialist team can also coordinate all aspects of your ram sales, from pre-sale client contact to post sale follow up, and offer expert knowledge, advice and support. Their make-up is therefore 1/4 Perendale, 1/4 Texel, 1/2 Romney. The Perendale is an easy-care breed and will give your farming operation effortless lambing, good mothering and survival, plus excellent fertility with low losses from scanning to lambing. PROGENY TRIALS. We have farmed Perendale sheep for over 50 years, with 45 years of Perendale Stud breeding. You can buy our Perendale yarn here. We were delighted once again for one of our sires, Newhaven 737/17 to be selected for the NZ Central Progeny Test representing the Perendale breed, and this coupled with the sires we have in the Perendale NZ North Island Progeny trial (at Smedley Station, Hawkes Bay) gives us some excellent data linkages to analyse how our genetics are performing in a range of environments. The resulting yarn is hard wearing but lofty and light at the same time. Cattle work peaks as sheep work slows down on the farm. The addition of the Texel genetics brings a real boost in terms of meaty back-ends and the ability to finish lambs quickly and easily. The fleeces we select for making our yarn are ideally 28 – 32 micron. This Perendale ewe is successfully rearing five lambs. Find your next vehicle with Auto Trader, New Zealand’s most trusted website for buying and selling cars Auto Trader - Buy New and Used Cars, Sell New and Used Cars — Autotrader {{base.customTitle}} The Perendale was bred by crossing the Romney and the Cheviot. Perendale wool makes up about 10% of the New Zealand wool clip. READ MORE Gilbert Timms Perendale … 19042017-NZF Perendale sheep are the passion of Waikato stud ram breeders Philip and Audrey Brandon of Awaroa Perendales.