KCH Calves have arrived

Photographed above is a Charolais heifer calf sired by Gene Ireland bull ‘KCH’ Clenagh Hank (bred by Michael Quin, Newmarket-on-Fergus, Co.Clare) that was recently born in the herd of William Butler, Coolcullen, via Carlow, Co.Kilkenny. The Limousin cow is sired by ‘PAM’ and has a calving interval of 349 days.

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YCM Calves on the ground

Photographed above is a Charolais heifer calf sired by Gene Ireland bull ‘YCM’ Clewbay Highmaster (bred by Charles Hughes, Westport, Co.Mayo) that was recently born in the herd of Seamus Kelleher, Toberlion, Ballyconnell, Co.Cavan. The Charolais cow is sired by ‘MVO’ and has a calving interval of 347 days.

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2015 Beef Gene Ireland calves!

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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