Spring 2016 Beef Gene Ireland Bulls

We are delighted to present you with the latest catalogue of beef bulls that have been sourced through the new Gene Ireland Maternal Bull Breeder program. The bull breeder program is a joint initiative between Pedigree Breeders, Commercial farmers, Breed Societies, AI Companies, DAFM and ICBF.

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Straws from the Beef Gene Ireland Spring 2016 Bulls are now available for purchase by calling 023-8820452.

 

The following bulls are now sold out:

AU2155 sold out

 

AU2155 – Slaneymill Jack

 

 

 

CH2159 sold out

 

CH2159 – Bondi Jacob

 

 

 

lm2117 sold out

 

 

LM2117 – Tomschoice Imperial

 

lm2151 sold out

 

 

 

LM2151 – Ballygarvan Stud Ike

 

 

si2158

 

 

SI2158 – Seepa Fionn

 

 

 

 

The bull breeder program is a joint initiative between Pedigree Breeders, Commercial farmers, Breed Societies, AI Companies, DAFM and ICBF.

The Gene Ireland Beef Progeny test program has 2 main aims:

1. Identify Top Maternal Beef Bulls.

2. To encourage more detailed and accurate data recording in pedigree herds.

There are still 11 bulls available from the Spring 2016 Catalogue

Bulls available still include: 2 Charolais, 2 Limousin, 2 Simmental, 1 Angus, 1 Hereford, 1 Parthenaise, 1 Piedmontese, 1 Saler, and 1 Shorthorn.

  • Every Bull in the catalogue is either 4 or 5 stars across all breeds (Replacement Index)

The top 3 bulls for Replacement Index still available are:

  1. Breffni Muzz                      (ZBZ)          €155 (5 star)
  2. Mogeely Evitas N266        (AA2063)    €143 (5 star)
  3. Ballyaville Hamlet             (HE2148)    €125 (5 star)