2016 Targeted Defects
An example of a normal sized (left) and dwarf (right) Hereford calf at The University of California, Davis

2016 Targeted Defects

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Image of a calf with cleft lip/nostril
Image of a calf with cleft lip/nostril

It’s that time of year again; calving is beginning or has begun on many farms around Ireland. Two years ago we introduced defect recording online to all farmers (more…)

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Top 200 Herds Revealed

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The Top 200 herds for EBI have been revealed. This run has seen no major changes at the top with the top 5 herds remaining the same as the previous run. (more…)

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2.25 Million Hits on ICBF Bull Search

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The ICBF bull search facility has had over 2.25 million individual hits for the year to date. This is an incredible statistic and shows just how much dairy and beef farmers, including people from the breeding industry value the bull search. (more…)

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Make HerdPlus your New Years Resolution

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If you only make one New Year’s resolution, make it HerdPlus! Don’t think of HerdPlus membership as a luxury that you can’t afford next year…… you can’t afford to be without it! (more…)

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Looking for 5 Star Beef AI Bulls?

Look no further! – Click below for the Beef Gene Ireland Catalogue – Autumn 2015 where you will find a wide selection of 5 Star young AI Bulls that were specially selected because of their high €uro-Star ratings for the ‘Replacement Index’.

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