Photographed above is a Simmental heifer calf sired by ‘KDZ’ Curaheen Dickens – (Bova AI) that was recently born in the herd of Frank Curran, Pollnagroagh, Athenry, Co.Galway. ‘KDZ’ was progeny tested through the ICBF Gene Ireland program and the first of his calves have just arrived.

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Another ‘KDZ’ sired calf in Frank Curran’s herd

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A ‘ZAG’ (NCBC) sired calf, also in Frank Curran’s herd.

Photos wanted!   If you take any photos of calves sired by any Gene Ireland bulls, we would very much appreciate it if they could be emailed to [email protected] together with tag number and your name and address.


Gene Ireland Suckler Cow Photos

Also, If you have been using Gene Ireland over the last few years you may also have suckler cows in your herd that have been sired by Gene Ireland bulls. Again, if you are interested in sending us in photos of such cows, we would be more than happy to profile them on our website.