Kind Horn Farm - Icelandic Breeding Rams

Meet the sheep on Blue Frog Farm

Here is where you will find information on all our BREEDING RAMS. Their names, ages, history, and qualities.

Winter, 2017: Eagerly awaiting our 2017 lambs.  this year we had success with semen from 3 DIFFERENT SUPER-SIRES FROM ICELAND.   9 top notch FARM-Bred RAMS ALSO got some work .  AI sires FOR FALL 2016:  Gramman, grabotni, AND Prudur.

Click on the following link if you would like to be directed to our site at the Canadian Livestock  Records Corporation.

 

Spring 2017 Lambing:  We are accepting $200 deposits in order to get on the lamb reservation list; one, $200 deposit reserving the choice of one lamb.  The reservations are taken in order and allow the buyers to choose from the lamb list in turn.  First deposit in, gets first choice of the lamb list come spring, second deposit, second choice, etc.


TCE 965B Rollo AI Gandur son

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Twin, black grey ram with 93% AI genetics from:  Gandur, Raftur, Grani, Lodi.  Rollo has grown out very nicely with a super square build, nice wide chest and rear, lovely wool, and perfect horns.  He has very respectful and calm temperament. He very likely carries spotting, as both the sire and dam do.   Every year, he gives us great lambs.

 

 

SIRE:  GANDUR - AI SIRE  07-845

DAM:  TCE-690Y   AI RAFTUR DAUGHTER

DOB:  April 16, 2014

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HANDYMAN PRI 001D AI son of Salamon

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Twin, black grey ram with 91% AI genetics from:  Salamon, Kveikur, Kjarkur, Gramman, Raftur, Hunn.   Beautiful conformation with more than average body length.  Smooth, well muscled shoulders and nicely muscled along the  back, loin, rump and leg.  Even muscling, abundant fleece.

 

 

Sire: AI Sire SALAMON

Dam:  TCE 932B AI Gramman Daughter

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DOB:  April 16, 2016

 

 

 

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DRIFT KTB-807D AI son of Drifandi

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Twin, black grey ram lamb out of Cinders and AI Sire Drifandi.   AI genetics are 93% from Drifandi, Blettur, Dropi, Udi, Grimur, Flotti, Morro and Molur. A beautiful ram with excellent wide and deep chest, long body. Extremely well muscled back and loin.  Strong meat genetics.  He should pass along excellent milking abilities to his daughters.  Likely homozygous grey.

 

Sire:   AI Sire Drifandi

Dam:  Cinders, AI Blettur Daughter  KTB-605B

View Pedigree:  KTB-807D

DOB: April 16, 2015

photos at 13 months of age

 

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DANDYMAN TCE 120D

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Twin, black grey ram, likely homozygous grey for pattern.  Carries spotting and possibly moorit.   This is a VERY long bodied ram, good leg and rump muscling, and smoothly muscled wide back and shoulders.  Thick neck.  Grandson of AI sires Visir and Blettur.   73% AI genetics overall, including Visir, Blettur, Gaddur, Laekur, Hunn, Heli, Hynkill.

 

Sire:  LF 279U   Son of AI sire Visir

Dam:  TCE 943B  Daughter of AI sire Blettur

DOB: April 16, 2016

View Pedigree:  TCE 120D

 

Photos are at 13 months of age.

 

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PRUDUR 11-896

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PrudurPrudur is white, horned with good looking head. Short neck and very muscular shoulders. Very good rib shape. Thick eye muscle and very muscular rump. Superb gigot muscling. Strong feets. Very dashing ram with more than average body length.  Prudur has AI sires Lundi and Bessi in his pedigree.

Light tan on feets and head. Very few tan fibers in the fleece. Medium wool quantity. Thick and even thel.  Curly and fine thog.

Results:  Prudur 11-896 was progeny tested at Ytri-Skogar farm in 2012 resulting in excellent gigot scoring and superb carcass grading. Prudur himself was the highest scored ram lamb in Rangarvallasysla in 2011 with 88,5 points.

Carcass grading 121 /  Fat grading  104 /  MQI  222

Daughters:  Prolificacy  112  /  Milking abilities:  103   His mother has always had twins and has good milking abilities.

Color inheritance: Prudur is homozygous white.   Scrapie genotype: Neutral.

 

 

   

FFC-831A Astaire (Single Gene Grey Mouflon)

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ASTAIRENice addition to our ram line-up , a single gene grey mouflon!   Apart from his gorgeous fleece and having the unique SGGM pattern gene, this young ram has a beautiful conformation with nice topline and straight legs.  Nicely muscled legs and good wide front end.  Many generations of AI genetics include: Grimur, Flotti, Heli, Hunn, Austri, Fengur, Dalur, Vestri, Stubbur, Horvi, Askur and Bruni.

Sire:  FAV RAM 19Y

Dam:  FFC 815Z

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Date of Birth:  April 12, 2013

 

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GRAMMAN 10-884 AI sire

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GrammanGrey mouflon and horned with very good looking head. Muscular shoulders and good rib shape. Strong and well muscled back. Good rump and very good leg muscling. Strong feet’s. Vigorous and longbodied ram.
The grey color is very light. Good wool quantity, thick thel. Rather short thog and a bit coarse on sides.

Gramann was bought for AI in 2012 and is the first son of Grabotni bought for AI. He was first noticed as a lamb in 2010 for excellent evaluation scoring. He was progeny tested at bergsstadir farm in 2011 resulting in very muscled progenies scoring very high in carcass grading.

Daughters:  Milking abilities - 104%     Fertility:  111%

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BESS-BOY KTB-809D

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Super handsome black grey ram lamb out of Bess and Rollo, AI son of Gandur.   Excellent long body, great harmony.  Beautiful horns.  Well proportioned and evenly muscled. This ram lamb is out of one of our milkiest lines.  Both sire and dam have excellent conformation and superb fleece.  This solid ram is a beautiful, very fleecy, stocky boy.  AI genetics are 72% with excellent mix of AI lines:  Flotti, Bessi, Gandur, Raftur, Grani, Lodi.

 

 

Sire: Rollo AI son of Gandur

Dam:  DL- 664W Bess

View Pedigree:   KTB-809D

Date of Birth:  April 21, 2016

 

Photos taken at 13 months of age.


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GOLD-BOY KTB-812D AI son of Throttur

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Twin, solid black ram lamb out of Goldie and AI Sire Throttur.  AI genetics are 93% from  Throttur, Raftur, Kveikur, Grani, Gaddur, Laekur, Flotti, and Lodi.  This ram lamb should offer a very nice package of meaty build, fine conformation, and awesome fleece.  Showing an excellent wide and deep chest and great body length.  Could carry moorit from AI sire Throttur.

 

Sire:   AI Sire Throttur

Dam:  Goldie  TCE-862A   AI Raftur Grand daughter

View Pedigree:  KTB-812D

DOB:  April 22, 2016

**photos taken at 13 months of age.

 

 

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KAT BOY KTB-816D

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Twin, moorit badger ram out of Katherine and AI Throttur son, Fritz.   He carries 66% AI genetics from:  Kani and Flotti from the dam and Throttur, Mango, Moli, Eldar, Laekur, Grimur, Heli, Morro, Bambi, Hynkill and Flotti from the sire.  Good long body, awesome fleece, nice correct legs.  Should be an excellent father of milky daughters as he is out of one of our top milking lines.   Handsome!

Sire:  Fritz  AI son of Throttur

Dam:  Katherine  DL-504U

View Pedigree:  KTB-816D

DOB:  April 25, 2016

**photos taken at 13 months of age

 

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VALOR AI Son of Vali KTB-715C

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Single, white ram out of Goggles and new AI Sire Vali.   Vali has excellent scores all around, so I have high hopes for this ram.  AI genetics are 85% from Vali, Goli, Dropi, Grani, Hylur, Munkur, Bambi, Flotti, Udi, Grimur ,Sponn plus a little Morro, Noi, and Molur.  Carries solid as his second pattern and carries spotting.  Vali is an AI sire that is unrelated to most of the other current AI sires, so his genetics are completely new to our flock.  Beautifully muscled with deep leg muscle, excellent chest muscling and width, fine overall conformation.

Sire:   AI Sire VALI  10-907

Dam:  Goggles  KTB-501A

View Pedigree:  KTB-715C

DOB:  April 23, 2015

Shorn photos:  click below

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GRABOTNI AI ram

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GrabotniGrey mouflon with vigorous head and good horn curving. Broad, round shaped and very muscular shoulders. Very good rib shape. Broad and strong back and very muscular rump. Extremely good and well shaped leg muscles. Strong and well placed feet’s. Longbodied and vigorously looking ram.  Grabotni is a son of AI ram Grimur.
Even and good grey color. Average wool quantity. Thick and even thel but short thog with variable fineness.
Grabotni was bought to Southram because of very good results from his birth farm. His progenies have proofed to have very thick eye muscle, leanness and superb gigot muscling resulting in very good carcass grading.
Grabotni's have proven to be very prolific with very good milking abilities.

Colour inheritance: Grabotni carries grey and mouflon as his color indicates as well as spotted. Grabotni also carries moorit.



   
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