FRIESIAN proofs highlight the excellent team of Friesian bulls from Genus ABS, including seven of the top 10 proven sires and eight of the top 10 genomic sires available in the UK for Profitable Lifetime Index (PLI) (Holstein UK, August 2020).
Carrickshock GTW is the new No.1 proven sire with a PLI of £408. GTW is +488kg Milk with +0.03 per cent fat and +0.08 per cent protein and was bred by Pat Cleary at Kilkenny.
GTW is a son of Ballynagrana Centurion 2 out of a VG87 daughter of De Vennen Egbert.
Goonhilly Seb is an exciting new bull, he is the No.1 genomic bull available for both Spring Calving Index (SCI) and Autumn Calving Index (ACI) and is an excellent choice for block calving herds. Seb is outstanding for milk quality at +0.27 per cent fat and +0.18 per cent protein. He is a son of Catlane Chad out of a VG 86 daughter of Piet Adema 186.