ICBF and Teagasc launched a new decision support tool, the C.O.W. (Cow’s Own Worth), to aid in culling and retention decisions of dairy females on Tuesday 31st of October. The new C.O.W. profile has been accessed by over 1,000 distinct herds since it was launched on Tuesday morning. (more…)
C.O.W. launch event, 31st Oct 2017, Moorepark, Co. Cork.
ICBF and Teagasc launched a new decision support tool, the C.O.W. (Cow’s Own Worth), to aid in culling and retention decisions of dairy females on the 31st of October. (more…)
The first calves from the 2016 Gene Ireland beef bulls are currently being born on farms. Here are some of Kyle Herd Ivan’s first progeny. (more…)
Progressive Genetics technicians attended the Tully Progeny Test Centre in Co. Kildare on Tuesday 24th and Wednesday 25th October. A total of approximately eighty technicians attended over the two days. (more…)
ICBF and Teagasc are proud to announce that we will be officially launching C.O.W. (Cow’s Own Worth) on next Tuesday 31st October 2017. The C.O.W. is a new on-line support tool that instantly ranks dairy cows on their expected future profit potential based on the most up-to-date information available. (more…)
The Autumn 2017 Beef Gene Ireland panel of bulls are now available to order. Building on the success of previous programmes, these bulls have been selected on their potential to deliver in two key areas. (more…)