The latest proofs (Eurostar and EBI figures) have now been updates and are available to view on every animal in your HerdPlus profiles. All AI bulls have also been updated. (more…)
5 star Angus bull GOULDING EAMONN M251 ET GZJ is now available from beef Gene Ireland. Straws from the Beef Gene Ireland Bulls are available…
This article is taken from the latest ‘ICBF Beef Breeding Journal’ and it describes how the milk & fertility genetic trends in the national herd have changed over the years.
The 4th Annual Maiden Suckler Heifer Sale in Ballybay Mart last Saturday was a major success, with all 37 heifers that went through the ring being sold.
- The roll-out of beef genomic evaluations by ICBF and Teagasc has been deferred until August. This decision was taken at an ICBF beef industry meeting which took place on Monday 25 April 2016.
The latest bull proofs are now available to view in excel format in the ‘genetic evaluations section’ of our website. (more…)
Farmers can now genotype all their female calves which will allow them to make a more informed decision around breeding and culling potential replacements. This service could cost herd-owners as little as €22/head (more…)