AI Aubrac Bulls- Update for May 2016

AUBRAC AI BULLS AVAILABLE FROM OUR SOCIETY OFFICE FOR PEDIGREE BREEDING  (May 2016)

 

Name            Code

 

 

Index

STARS

Within/Across

Mat/Term

Ease of

Calving

 

Comments

 

Dolby               S1463

 

€ 169

M 5/5

T  1/2

 

1.6%

Recommended for producing replacement heifers. He breeds daughters with good breed qualities and improves size and length.
 

Consensuel     S1272

 

€ 210

M 5/5

T  5/5

 

5%

His dam has one of the best indexes in the breed. He has an excellent front end and top line. Use on females with good hind legs.
 

Bayon 2            S 580

 

€ 148

M 5/5

T  1/2

 

1.9%

He passes on good length and width. His daughters are efficient and maternal with good milk and calving ability. Use on cows with good size and length.
 

Heritier            S 2203

 

€ 112

M  3/5

T  1/2

 

1 %

He is an elegant bull with good maternal qualities, functionality and longevity. For the production of replacement heifers.
 

Armenien        S 575

 

€ 106

M  3/5

T   5/5

 

1.9%

He is easy calving and his progeny is robust and has good growth rate. He passes on an excellent pelvis. Can be used for producing replacement heifers.
 

Duroc               S 1273

 

€ 157

M  5/5

T  5/5

 

5.3%

Duroc has very good legs, breed qualities and an excellent front end. Not recommended on heifers.
 

Heureux          S 2204

 

€ 106

M 3/5

T 1/2

 

2.6%

He is a very complete bull with great length, depth and a long and thick thigh. He has good breed qualities and his dam has excellent breeding ability and a wide pelvis. An interesting bull for producing replacement heifers.
 

Hussard        AU2168

 

€ 120

M 4/5

T  1/1

 

1.5 %

Grand-son of Viper one of the highest indexed bull in the breed. Top maternal and breed qualities. Small calves, can be used on heifers.
 

Obelix            S 1270

 

€ 231

M 5/5

T  1/2

 

2.5%

Late developing bull with a very high milk index. He produces daughters with an excellent pelvis and milk ability. Use on cows with good width and good front end.
 

Capitain          S 2206

 

€ 107

 

M 3/5

T  1/2

 

2.3%

He is a late developing bull with good breed qualities, good legs and ancestors with excellent breeding abilities and longevity.
 

Vulcania        S 581

 

€ 118

M 3/5

T  3/3

 

3.5%

Son of Invincible. He brings size and conformation to his progeny. He should be used on small cows with a good front end and a short head.
 

Harmonieux   S 2205

 

€ 107

M 3/5

T  2/3

 

6.1%

Thick bull with a powerful front end. He has a high muscular development index and good legs. Not recommended on heifers.

 

 AUBRAC AI BULLS AVAILABLE FROM THE SOCIETY’S OFFICE FOR CROSS BREEDING ( May 2016)

 

Name         Code

 

Index

Stars

Within/Across

Ease of

Calving

 

Comments

 

Fenadou  S1464

 

€ 41

M 1/2

T  1/2

 

14.6%

Long bull with a good top line. To be used carefully and not on heifers. Can produce some big calves.

 

 

 

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   Contact : Angela Lacey 051-641106.

 

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