• Semen Sales

Hazeldean regularly collects semen from its top performing sires. Semen is made available to the wider industry once an individual animals genetic superiority is established beyond any doubt and this can only be achieved through accurate progeny testing.

With the greater uptake of SGA breeding values by the wider industry, it is more evident than ever that Hazeldean is a clear leader in performance and overall profit.

Hazeldean genetics have the best balance of production traits to ensure maximised profitability. It has been proven in so many genetic evaluations and trials that Hazeldean is the most potent “bloodline to buck the trend” and drive up fleece weight and reduce micron. Hazeldean genetics is proven to increase fleece weight as has been proven time again in sire evaluations and wether trials.

 

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Hazeldean Merinos perform at the top of the Merino industry and combine low fibre diameter with high fleeceweight consistently more than any other genetic source. The rams below are particularly ideal for fine wool seedstock producers looking to lift fleeceweight while not wanting to let go of low fibre diameter. They will also suit all other merino seedstock breeders wanting to access high value genetics that will maximise returns per hectare. Hazeldean sires give a significant lift in fleece ASBVs and will place your rams at the leading edge of genetic evaluation.     Jim Litchfield



Hazeldean Rams continue to rank in the top sires in Australia. Click on the icon below to view

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The following sires are all Merino Superior Sires. To view their ASBV's and indexes click on the sire name

Sire Name Cost
HAZELDEAN 11-003542 $75 per straw 
         
  • Top of the breed for FP+ and MP+ indexes

  • Top 1% for Fleece weight & fibre diameter

  • Super Sound
              Structure    
Hazeldean 11-003542  Hugh is a very exciting Poll Merino ram we have bred and progeny tested at Hazeldean Cooma and Hay. Hugh is a long bodied, very correct ram who carries a huge fleece of stylish, long stapled, white fine wool. He is a very uncomplicated sheep with a productive skin and super sound structure. Hugh is sired by Stockman Jim out of a HAZ 2.9558 ewe, combining two well proven genetic lines. Hugh is a trait leader for Yearling Clean Fleeceweight, Yearling Fibre Diameter and Yearling Staple Strength and is at the top of the MP+ and FP+ indexes. Hugh is already having a huge impact across the industry with semen used in many leading studs and flocks.

 

Sire Name
Cost
$60 per straw

 

Hazeldean 11-000043 is a Poll ram sired by Coromandel Sir Thomas. A beautifully balanced sire with great growth, fleece weight, he has an elite wool type with superior style and handle. Haricot has been very potent in stamping his progeny at Hazeldean with this lustrous wool and in volume. His ewe and ram progeny are early maturing with consistency of type, and real standouts amongst their contemporaries. A trait leader for all indexes, in the top 10% for Yearling Weight Haricot brings some very worthwhile traits to our program.

                  
  • Top 10% Yearling weight

  • Top 2% Fleece weight

  • Top 1% FP+ and MP+ indexes
          
Sire Name
Cost
$60 per straw

 

                  
  • Top 1% Fleece weight

  • Top 3% Fibre diameter

  • Top 5% FP+ anad MP+ Indexes
           

Hazeldean Amicale 12-4059 is a ram that has very strong ASBV’s and a genuine curve bender ideal for fine wool producers looking to maintain or lower micron but increase fleeceweight. A son of Nerstane121, Amicale will compliment traditional fine wool programs with his large fleece of soft, stylish, white wool. He has a very correct structure, a productive balanced skin type, with a lovely pure muzzle and correct horn set.

 

Sire Name
Cost
$60 per straw
      
  • Top 1% Fleece weight


  • Top 2% FP+ and MP+ indexes

Hazeldean Oscar is a son of Hugh and a very promising junior sire at Hazeldean. Oscar carries two crosses of the outstanding Hazeldean 2-9558 in his pedigree as well as Hugh. He is in the top 1% for Yearling Clean Fleeceweight and top 2% for FP+ and MP+ indexes. His first lambs are on the ground at Hazeldean now and we look forward to his progeny test data coming through next year.

 

 

Sire Name
Cost
$55 per straw

9558 is the sire of 3561 - one of the best  sires we have bred at Hazeldean. He has excelled in sire Evaluation Trials around Australia and is a watershed sire of the Hazeldean programme.

 

 

Sire Name Cost
HAZELDEAN-003561 $55 per straw

The standout sire of the Hazeldean program, 3561 is proving his worth with progeny displaying superiority in all traits. Sired by super sire Hazeldean 2.9558, and by far his best son, 3561 has more fleece weight (top 2%) than his sire and higher body weight. In addition to a very high fleece weight he also is in the top 2% for  fibre diameter.He is a trait leader across all indexes. Sons of 3561 have been some of the top selling rams in the recent Hazeldean Ram Sales.