Revealed: Most popular dairy sires in 2018


Find out here!

Revealed: Most popular dairy sires in 2018

  • ADDED
  • 3 mths ago

Find out here!

The ICBF has published the following list containing the most popular dairy AI sires utilised last year.

Holstein Friesian

  • FR2385 – (IG) NEXTGEN YKG CANDY 593 – 19,269 calves – NCBC;

  • FR2371 – (IG) ARDRAGOLD PARKER – 18,681 calves – NCBC;

  • FR2239 - (IG) DIAMOND ANTON – 18,520 calves – NCBC;

  • SEW – SEAROAD AWS PAMELA 1 – 17,739 calves – Dovea;

  • FR2298 – (IG) OLDCASTLETOWN RONALDO – 15,632 calves – NCBC;

  • FR4020 – (IG) KNOCKDOE JACK – 13,757 calves – NCBC;

  • LWR – (IG) LONGVIEW RELIABLE – 13,269 calves – NCBC;

  • FR2249 – COOLNASOON ART – 10,199 calves – Dovea;

  • FR2275 – STONECARTHY GLEANNA – 8,782 calves – Dovea;

  • FR2297 – (IG CASTLEBLAGH RONNIE) – 7,822 calves – NCBC.

Montbeliarde:

  • S1259 – CRASAT – 325 calves – Dovea;

  • MO2284 – ELASTAR – 264 calves – Dovea;

  • S1019 – DAHON – 262 calves – Dovea;

  • MO2281 – HUMMER – 257 calves – Dovea;

  • MO4144 – IALGAN – 172 calves – Dovea;

  • MO2285 – CORTIL – 160 calves – Dovea;

  • MO4145 – IOUPY – 153 calves – Dovea;

  • MO4146 – ILANNE – 96 calves – Dovea;

  • MO2283 – FICASTONE – 80 calves – Dovea;

  • IIA – INDIA – 54 calves – NCBC.

Friesian

  • JRB – DOVEA JUBILARIS – 3,099 calves – Dovea;

  • XGA – (IG) GURRANES ADEMA 278 – 2,227 calves – NCBC;

  • FR2030 – (IG) FIRODA CENTURION 1 – 1,838 calves – NCBC;

  • KKM – LAKEMEAD DAN – 1,711 calves – Dovea;

  • KKG – MANORPARK GOOGLE – 1,210 calves – Dovea;

  • GTW – (IG) BALLYNAGRANA CENTURION 2 – 897 calves – NCBC;

  • OZG - (IG) COOLMOHAN GENNAUTICAL – 883 calves – NCBC;

  • FR2430 – MOUNTAIN GLENALBYN 7 ET – 755 calves - Bova;

  • FCM – CATLANE MASTERCHEF – 696 calves – Dovea;

  • KJY – KIRKBY JAYSON – 686 calves – Dovea.

Norwegian Red

  • ZBR – BRAUT – 586 calves – Dovea;

  • NR4171 – SAUR – 373 calves – Dovea;

  • NR4173 – SITJE – 297 calves – Dovea;

  • EGE – EGGTROEN – 195 calves – Dovea;

  • AKM – ASKIM – 71 calves – NCBC;

  • VLX – VAL – 65 calves – Dovea;

  • NR2016 – REITAN 2 – 42 calves – Dovea;

  • LEK – LEKVE – 40 calves – NCBC;

  • TUY – TEERGAY ULSAKER LILY – 29 calves – NCBC;

  • TVK – TINEGERAGH VSK 777 – 24 calves – Eurogene.

Jersey

  • PSQ – PRIESTS SOLARIS-ET – 11,0001 calves – Eurogene;

  • OKT – OKURA LT INTERGRITY – 4,936 calves – Eurogene;

  • JE4270 – ARKANS BEAUT ET – 3,359 calves – Eurogene;

  • SPD – ST PETERS OBSIDIAN – 2,401 – Eurogene;

  • JE4155 – PUKETAWA KING CONNACHT JG – 2,167 calves – NCBC;

  • JE4153 – RUANUI TERIFIC DIESEL S3J – 1,416 calves – NCBC;

  • JE4190 – LYNBROOK LT BIKING – 1,117 calves – NCBC;

  • ZCD – CRESENT MAN DOMINIC S3J – 1,016 calves – NCBC;

  • YMD – MOODYS EXECUTIVE – 917 calves – Eurogene;

  • OZL – LAURAGH OBSIDIAN – 698 calves – NCBC.

MRI/Rotbunt:

  • MY4016 – RENZO – 50 calves – NCBC;

  • DUJ – DOVEA JODUS – 44 calves – Dovera;

  • S911 – THORGAL – 44 calves – Dovera;

  • MY4387 – MEERVELDER MERLIJN – 36 calves – Dovea;

  • MY4149 – TUKKER – 32 calves – NCBC;

  • S824 – MALBORIX – 30 calves – Dovea;

  • S1549 – PRISMA – 26 calves – NCBC;

  • PET – PETER – 20 calves – Dovea;

  • PIS – PISTILL – 20 calves – Eurogene;

  • MY2271 – REX 159 – 15 calves – NCBC.

Similar Articles

Comments


The Marts Forecast
The Marts Forecast
Click to View Weekly Mart Schedules
SELECT LIVESTOCK

Cattle Marts Scheduled Nationwide

Monday

  • Birr
  • Carrigallen
  • Granard
  • Elphin
  • Inishowen
  • Manorhamilton
  • Stranolar
  • Tuam

Tuesday

  • Ballina
  • Ballyjamesduff
  • Drumshambo
  • Ennis
  • Enniscorthy
  • Fermoy
  • Nenagh

Wednesday

  • Athenry
  • Ballinrobe
  • Elphin
  • Granard
  • Kilrush
  • Nenagh

Thursday

  • Ballymote
  • Birr
  • Castlerea
  • Drumshambo
  • Ennis
  • Kilkenny
  • Raphoe

Friday

  • Donegal
  • Gort
  • Kilfenora
  • Roscommon
  • Roscrea
  • Tullow

Saturday

  • Balla
  • Carnew
  • Carrigallen
  • Dowra
  • Loughrea
  • Maam Cross
  • Mohill
  • New Ross
  • Scariff
  • Tullow

Sheep Marts Scheduled Nationwide

Monday

  • Ballyjamesduff
  • Carrigallen
  • Elphin
  • Fermoy
  • Kilkenny
  • Raphoe

Tuesday

  • Athenry
  • Ballina
  • Donegal
  • Ennis
  • Inishowen
  • Tuam
  • Tullow

Wednesday

  • Ballinrobe
  • Enniscorthy
  • Gort
  • Manorhamilton
  • Roscommon
  • Roscrea
  • Stranorlar

Thursday

  • Ballymote
  • Carnew
  • Loughrea

Friday

  • Dowra

Saturday

  • New Ross
  • Maam Cross

Dairy Marts Scheduled Nationwide

Monday

  • Kilkenny

Tuesday

Wednesday

  • Enniscorthy (2nd Wednesday Of Month)

Thursday

Friday

  • Fermoy

Saturday

Calf Marts Scheduled Nationwide

Monday

Tuesday

  • Kilkenny

Wednesday

  • Enniscorthy

Thursday

Friday

Saturday