The Merino Lifetime Productivity (MLP) Project – 2017 joining

Nominations are now open for the 2017 joining of the MLP.  Entries close on the 28th October, 2016.  There will be three sites joining in 2017 – MerinoLink (Temora, NSW); Pingelly (WA); New England (Armidale, NSW)

The nomination process is centralised, all nomination forms will be sent through the MLP Project Manager (Anne Ramsay).  Once nominations close, sires will be profiled for their suitability to meet the projects sire selection criteria.  The MLP project Executive will then work with the relevant site committees and the project industry steering committee to generate the final sire list.  More details can be found in the information package attached.

Note that MerinoLink currently plan to join in the first week of January, and semen will be required by the 10th of December 2016.

2017 Nomination Form

MLP Site Ewe Base 2017 Joining