The first calves have arrived from Wicklow-bred Slaneymill Jack 687.
Slaneymill Jack has a replacement index of €206(5 Star) @ 48% reliability on his latest genomic proof (August 2016). Genomics has increased Jack’s reliability by 22% since Jack was first in the Gene Ireland catalogue 12 months ago, according to ICBF.
The following photo was published on the website of ICBF.
Slaneymill Jack (AU2155) calf from LMX cow at 17 days, from the herd of Paul Keating.