• New Dairy Genomic Evaluation Profile

    ICBF HerdPlus has added a new profile screen to view dairy genomic evaluation results. The benefit of the profile format will allow the farmers to analyse genomic results quickly and easily.

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  • Dairy Beef heifers grade U’s and kill out up to 54% at 19 Months old.

    Ireland’s progeny testing programme which is carried out by ICBF at Tully, Co. Kildare recently slaughtered 50 Dairy Beef Heifers at Slaney Foods International, Bunclody, Co. Wexford. The progeny were sired by 16 different sires across 4 different breeds Angus, Hereford, Shorthorn and Limousin.

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  • What is Genomics?

    You may already be familiar with the term Genomics as part of the Beef, Data and Genomics Programme (BDGP) or just from using genomics as a helpful management tool, but what exactly is genomics?

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