‘GLORE DELTA’, owned by Declan Waldron, Carrowneden, Aughamore, Ballyhaunis, Co. Mayo is the top Euro-Star replacement index Limousin cow in the country with a Euro-Star value of €223.She is currently in her 5th lactation and she is sired by ‘RONICK HAWK’ (RKH).
Second on the list is ‘BUNRATTY UVILINIS’ owned by Patrick J Hegarty, Gaggin, Bandon, Co. Cork . She has a Euro-Star value of €217. This cow is on her 8th lactation and she is sired by ‘ROUNDHILL NERO’. Third on the list is ‘ROUNDHILL FLENY 1263’ owned by Timothy Corridan, Castlequarter house, Fedamore, Co. Limerick. She is a 4th lactation cow with a Euro-Star value of €215. She has an average calving interval of 330 days and first calved at 26 months. This cow is sired by ‘GOLDIES TERENCE’ (GTZ)
Trevor Masterson, Galbally, Ballyhogue, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford
Trevor Masterson, Galbally, Ballyhogue, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford is the breeder with the most cows making the list. He has in fact three cows making the list including number 4 ‘GALBALLY HIGHLIGHT’.
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This is part of a 13 part listing. Each day we will add another ‘Top 20’ for the 12 most popular pedigree breeds. We will also be publishing a ‘Top 20’ listing of commercial beef cows to complete this listing.
In order to make the list animals must have been in a HerdPlus herd at time of data extraction.
A new breed listing will be added at random everyday over the next fortnight.
Make sure to stay tuned to see if your cows have made these listings.
Breeds with ‘Top 20’ also Published at this time include: