SHEARING TIME AT COLLINSVILLE STATION, PULPARRA
It’s that time of the year again for Collinsville Station pastoral run Merino and Poll Merino ewes.
Our 7000 breeding ewes are run in our pastoral operation 30kms east of Hallett in 280mm annual rainfall in saltbush country. They require no hand feeding or click/vetrazin treatment for fly protection.
Collinsville Pastoral sheep average 7.5 kg fleece weights at 20 micron with 70 kg mature ewe body weight.
Our early maturing wether lambs are sold at 5 months old and our surplus hoggets averaged $290/head last year.