The following publication gives detailed statistics about the number of pedigree & commercial cattle born in Ireland in 2016. Continue reading
New Beef Calving Reports outlining your herds 2016/2017 calving data are now available online via your HerdPlus login. The Beef Calving Report now includes Spring and Autumn 6 week calving rate for the first time ever. Continue reading
The latest bull proofs are now available to view in excel format in the ‘genetic evaluations section’ of our website.
This evaluation run has seen no change to the top of the list Continue reading
The latest evaluation figures (Euro-Star and EBI figures) have now been updated and are available to view on every animal in your HerdPlus profiles, Animal Search, Mart Boards, etc. Continue reading
Following on from the initial completion with an approved advisor in 2016 (2015 data), BDGP participants must submit data annually to allow for an update of the carbon navigator. Continue reading
While the Gene Ireland beef program is in place to identify and progeny test the top maternal beef bulls, it is important to realise that just because a sire is strong maternally this doesn’t mean that they will be a poor performer on terminal. Continue reading