The Dairy Beef Index (DBI) is a breeding goal for Irish dairy and beef farmers to promote high quality beef cattle bred from the dairy herd that are more saleable as calves and profitable at slaughter yet, they have minimal consequences on the calving difficulty or gestation length of the dairy cow.
Dairy Beef Bull Lists (January 2020)
- Dairy Beef Index Active AI Bull List (>100 calvings in dairy herds) – Jan 2020
- Dairy Beef Index ALL AI Bulls (>30 Calvings in dairy herds) – Jan 2020
Explanation documents on the Dairy Beef Index and Updated Calving Evaluations