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Stud rams from Kennedy Creek Poll Dorset Stud

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Every year, Kennedy Creek Poll Dorset Stud conducts ram sales from mid October to March, depending on the season and ram availability. Kennedy Creek Poll Dorset Stud was established in 1968 and offers approximately 160 rams for sale each year. Some of the rams are sold at the flock ram sales throughout North East Victoria, but most of them are sold in the farm.

Kennedy Creek Poll Dorset stud started its operation in 1968 as flock number 1415 in the Poll Dorset register. Ewes were purchased from the Mirnoo Poll Dorset stud to begin the breeding business. Kennedy Creek Poll Dorset stud regularly sources high quality genetics from other studs to advance its flock, and has used sires from several studs including Derrynock, Kurralea, Wyndamah, Rannoch, Ivadene and Kentish Downs. Kennedy Creek Poll Dorset stud buys rams from the other studs to maintain diversity and to introduce favourable genetics among the herds.

Kennedy Creek Poll Dorset stud has a total area of 160 hectares and consists of two properties. Initially, Kennedy Creek Poll Dorset ran a first cross ewe flock and a commercial cattle herd. At present, Kennedy Creek Poll Dorset stud runs only stud Poll Dorset sheep.

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