Our unique breeding line, the Spring Sheep Zealandia® is made up of the very best dairy sheep genetics sourced from across Europe and New Zealand. Combined with a comprehensive recording program, Zealandia® provides a strong data-backed competitive advantage for our suppliers.
Zealandia® is a breed that has been developed by New Zealanders for our New Zealand farming systems.
As a Spring Sheep supplier you will have ongoing access to leading Zealandia® genetics that are profitable and focused on farm efficiency. Through our Zealandia® Rams you'll stay connected to rapid genetic gain in all key traits.
Most importantly the Zealandia® breed is specifically linked to our Spring Sheep New Zealand range of products.
We began our genetics journey in 2014, and since then have done a huge amount of work to develop a breed that is specific for New Zealand's farming conditions. This included a global search for leading dairy genetics including Holland, UK, Spain and France. Watch the video to find out more.
Every aspect of the Zealandia® has been designed and considered by our team using data. With the help of New Zealand's leading sheep genetics researchers and practitioners our team:
Our elite breeding flocks produce Zealandia® Rams for all supplier farms. This means you let us know what you're looking for in the rams and well deliver them for you to use during the breeding season.