Students gain insight into ram health and reproduction

Murdoch University animal and vet science students were given a masterclass in improving ram breeding efficiency at a special workshop that was organised and supported by industry. RAMping Up Repro, an industry workshop developed by Zoetis and Australian Wool Innovation, was held at Murdoch University's on-campus veterinary farm and attended by 45 students who improved their knowledge in key areas relating to ram reproduction through hands-on activities and presentations from industry experts.

Participants learned how ram management influences breeding success, and the follow-on benefits of best practise ram management for wool and sheep meat businesses. Supporting topics including anatomy, physiology, nutrition, health management and biosecurity were also covered by the presenters to round out the students’ understanding.

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