2012 heralded the first crop of US bred Shropshires in the UK. This ram lamb (one of a twin) is in the Signet top 10% of the breed and is a typical example of the US introductions.
Shearling and ram lambs are available for Shropshire and commercial breeders
For the last thirty years South West lamb producers have been benefitting from using Shropshire rams to improve lamb growth rate. Don't just take it from us - here is what some of our long standing customers say:-
I know I can look for Shropshire cross lambs to be ready for market at least a week before those from other rams I use on my grass based system
Robert Dadd - Whizzywell Farm, Nr Bovey Tracey, Devon. 500 mule flock
Shropshire rams are also renowned for their toughness, often outliving and outcompeting other downland breeds in a commercial environment.
Hayne Oak Farm
Tel: 01884 32983
If you would like to purchase Shropshire sheep from the Hayne Oak Flock we look forward to hearing from you.