Sheep Breeding Team

Our breeding team manage our main nucleus flocks based in Aberystwyth as well as work alongside our breeding partner flocks located throughout the UK. They are an experienced and dedicated team working tirelessly to deliver high quality, reliable and efficient breeding rams. 

Our geneticist, Dr Janet Roden, has 30 years experience in the development and application of genetic improvement strategies in sheep and cattle. Throughout her career she has been involved with research and development projects providing strategic guidance for the sheep industry.

Janet Roden  Innovis Geneticist

Izzy Willison  Innovis Vet

Ros Price  Breeding Partner Flock Co-ordinator

Elan Davies  Nucleus Flock Co-ordinator

John Davies  Nucleus Flock Shepherd

Aled Davies  Nucleus Flock Shepherd 

Please email or call 01970 828 236 should you need to contact our Breeding Team


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 “Combine carefully selected Innovis genetics with detailed attention to management, and I don’t know of any other livestock farming enterprise that could beat sheep farming in terms of profitability for a starter..."

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