Funding for this research was provided by:
Australian Sheep Cooperative Research Centre (Program 3)
Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-12-01
Received: 3 June 2019
Accepted: 25 November 2019
First Online: 5 December 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All activities and procedures involving the animals at the research flocks (Sheep Genomics and Sheep CRC Information Nucleus) were approved by the Animal Ethics Committee for the various sites of those flocks. All animals in the project were managed according to the Australian Code for the Care and Use of Animals for Scientific Purposes.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.