Gene Ireland – KDZ calved heifer

The first calves from the 2016 Gene Ireland beef bulls are currently being born on farms. Pictured above and below is a Gene Ireland sired heifer. She is a genotyped 5 star with a replacement index of €115. She is sired by the Simmental bull KDZ CURAHEEN DICKENS. This heifer calved at 23 months of age. She is pictured here with her heifer calf at foot at just 4 days old. The heifer calf is sired by ZLL LANIGAN RED DEEP CANYON ET. The calf born at 279 day gestation and 47 kg birth weight.

KDZ heifer with ZLL calf at foot

If you have any photos of Gene Ireland progeny that you would like to share with us, please email them to query@icbf.com