RamSelect Videos


RamSelect Plus is the latest version of the popular web-based app designed to simplify the use of Australian Sheep Breeding Values (ASBVs) so that you can quickly and easily identify the right genetics for your flock using objective data from Sheep Genetics— MERINOSELECT, LAMBPLAN and DOHNE.

RamSelect.com.au quickly searches all rams currently listed for sale and selects those that align with your specific breeding objective.

And RamSelect Plus now features new benchmarking tools so that you can better manage your ram team, compare your ram selections to national averages and track team performance and impact over time.

RamSelect Plus is mobile friendly and can be easily used on a phone or ipad.

The following videos are designed to assist you in understanding the app.

How to make the most of RamSelect.com.au

Published on 12 Aug 2015

A practical guide to using www.RamSelect.com.au to ensure you maximise value when selecting rams that meet your breeding objectives.


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Why the sheep industry is backing RamSelect

Published on 14 Sep 2015

Hear from ram breeders, commercial producers, industry advisors and the technology sector on why RamSelect.com.au is a major breakthrough for the industry.

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RamSelect Advanced Tutorial with Lu Hogan

Published on 17 Dec 2015

Want to get more out of RamSelect? Take our advanced user tutorial which includes tips on a range of new features recently added to the app.

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Why sheep breeders love RamSelect

Published on 8 Mar 2016

The Sheep CRC's RamSelect app has won a 2016 Innovation Award from the Cooperative Research Centres Association - here's why!


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RamSelect Plus User Tutorial with Lu Hogan

Published on 15 Aug 2016

Tips and tools on how to take advantage of all the new features of the RamSelect Plus to select better genetics and monitor the progress of your flock.

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User tutorial - Power up ram management with RamSelect Plus

Published on 31 Jan 2017

To access the features in RamSelect you need to create a registration.


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Practical Wisdom Notes / Fact Sheets

PW4.1 New Opportunities in Genetics and Genomics

Reports, Articles and Presentations

Building apps for the grazing livestock industry

Wednesday 22 February 2017, 3:00pm
Biological Sciences Lecture Theatre (S003)

A symposium on the development of web-based apps designed to provide information about complex grazing systems was held on 22 February 2017.  Drawing on a broad range of expertise in livestock production, soils, pastures, data science, simulation and machine learning models the apps form a natural collection point to connect science with practice.

These are the presentations from that symposium:

News Releases

Dramatic increase in early season searches on RamSelect
Inquiry for rams through RamSelect has never been stronger with a dramatic increase in the number of buyers searching the site so far this season compared to last year. More than 1129 ram searches were conducted on RamSelect during July, compared to just 154 at the same time last year. Click Here To Read Full Article » https://www.sheepcrc.org.au/information/news/dramatic-increase-in-early-season-searches-on-ramselect-22-08-2017.php
DNA testing to drive new era of ewe competitions
The traditional ewe competition is set to enter the innovation era with the inclusion of DNA Flock Profile tests as part of next year’s Doug Bicket Memorial Ewe trial in Parkes, NSW. The Cooperative Research Centre for Sheep Industry Innovation (Sheep CRC) will provide DNA profiling for all flocks entering the 2018 competition, currently valued at $800 plus GST per flock, as a means of supporting improved genetic selection... Click Here To Read Full Article » https://www.sheepcrc.org.au/information/news/dna-testing-to-drive-new-era-of-ewe-competitions-18-07-2017.php
RamSelect moves towards commercial business model
The popular RamSelect app will move to a commercial funding model ahead of this season’s ram sales, as a first step towards ensuring the genetic selection tool’s financial viability and availability to producers in the long-term. RamSelect Plus is an easy to use web-based application, www.ramselect.com.au, which allows ram buyers to find and rank rams based on Australian Sheep Breeding Values (ASBVs) that match their own... Click Here To Read Full Article » https://www.sheepcrc.org.au/information/news/ramselect-moves-towards-commercial-business-model-03-07-2017.php
RamSelect drives better buying decisions at Gates Performance Genetics
Ram buyers have never had more information at their fingertips to identify the right genetics for their individual needs, according to New England stud breeder Rick Gates, whose composite Maternal and White Suffolk rams sold to a top of $1950 last week. Mr Gates, of Gates Performance Genetics, listed his sale catalogues on the RamSelect Plus app to ensure potential buyers could find exactly the right ram for their grazing... Click Here To Read Full Article » https://www.sheepcrc.org.au/information/news/ramselect-drives-better-buying-decisions-at-gates-performance-genetics-28-02-2017.php
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