The Gene Ireland Progeny test centre at Tully, Co. Kildare recently slaughtered 57 bulls at Slaney Foods International, Bunclody, Co. Wexford. The progeny were sired by 22 different sires across 8 different breeds. Continue reading
We are delighted to have Prof. Roel Veerkamp, Wageningen, NMBU Norway & SRUC as a confirmed speaker for the ICBF & Sheep Ireland Genetics Conference taking place 5th&6th December 2018 at the Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone. Continue reading
ICBF Milk Recording Profiles are specially developed for you to compare and analyse your herd performance with ease. Using these profiles allows you to make more informed breeding, culling and management decisions for your herd. Continue reading
A question that sometime arises “My bull had a 5 Star Genomic Proof, why is he now a 4 Star?”. There is no doubt that Genomics is an extremely important piece of data when it comes to the index of an animal, however Continue reading
ICBF has added a new improvement to the record dry off profile screen to compliment the existing features on offer. We hope that you find this new screen update a useful enhancement to the existing record dry off screen. Continue reading
The latest addition to the ICBF presentations page is a presentation on A dairy-beef index to rank beef bulls on profitability when mated to a dairy cow put together by ICBF, Teagasc and AbacusBio.