Damara sheep

As the Damara‘s unique traits and adaptability have become more valued, the market for breeding stock has grown. To meet this demand, stud owner Stan Burger has had to increase the size of his stud significantly, and sexed semen has made this task easier.

Burger holding Rubicon Max, the sire of the first-ever sexed semen Damara lambs born in South Africa. Forty-eight Rubicon stud ewes were inseminated with sexed semen from Max, resulting in a lamb harvest of 44 ewe lambs and one ram lamb.