AI breeding

Jaegerbomb owner to hold herd dispersal sale

Jaegerbomb owner to hold herd dispersal sale

The herd which was at the centre of Ballinloan Jaegerbomb saga has announced its decision to hold a dispersal sale...

January 16, 2020

SRUC launches ‘crash course’ in animal breeding science

SRUC launches ‘crash course’ in animal breeding science

World-leading livestock scientists will next month deliver a ‘crash course’ in the latest animal breeding technologies at SRUC. Delivered by...

October 19, 2018

New licensing procedures introduced for NI imports of British semen

New licensing procedures introduced for NI imports of British semen

Northern Ireland’s Department of Agriculture has announced it will introduce new licensing procedures for importing bovine semen into the region...

October 19, 2018

Society advises against Jaegerbomb semen use following DNA doubts

Society advises against Jaegerbomb semen use following DNA doubts

The UK’s Limousin society has advised members not to buy or use Ballinloan Jaegerbomb semen following doubts over the champion...

March 22, 2018

The parent trap: Inaccurate records stalling Irish breeding progress

The parent trap: Inaccurate records stalling Irish breeding progress

Investing in genetics is one of the most important decisions a farmer can make, but much of the good work...

March 20, 2018

Dairy farmers aiming to increase cash flow with the use of beef AI sires

Dairy farmers aiming to increase cash flow with the use of beef AI sires

Dairy farmers are looking to increase cash flow in the spring time by getting the most value for their calves...

November 8, 2016

It’s official, increased use of beef bulls on dairy herds

It’s official, increased use of beef bulls on dairy herds

The number of calves sired by beef AI bulls in dairy herds last year increased by 39%, an increase of over 11,000...

August 1, 2016