Many sheep farmers in
South Africa have come to the conclusion that the answer for the
slaughter lam producer is a Dormer ram. The question is however -
Dormer is well known for its high fertility, excellent mothering
abilities, long breeding season and easy lambing. As a result of
abovementioned characteristics the Dormer is one of the most
efficient mutton sheep breeds in South Africa.
Dormer lambs over the
years held their own at every show and slaughter lamb competition.
During the last 10 years Dormer lambs have obtained several champion
single lamb carcasses as well as champion groups at various shows
throughout South Africa.
Strongpoints of the
Dormer breed includes:
► Fast growing
► Lots of milk
► Small lamb at
throughout South Africa
► Ideal ram for
► No wool
► Good carcase