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Following on from a fantastic proof run, are delighted to announce 6 Bulls all with a PLI of £600 and above.

Cayman (Stoic x Numero Uno), the highest of the 6 with a PLI of £657 will be available next year. Cayman has the highest score for mammary in the top 10 with a score of +2.43. Daughters will be an average size with excellent a Type Merit of +2.48.
Following the trend of health traits Cayman has a Lifespan of + 0.6, Fertility Index of +7.5 and will reduce Cell Count with a score of -19.

The 2nd Newcomer is Jetstream PLI £655 (Cashcoin x Harmony) from the respected Rolls Cow Family. Jetstream displays excellent type which will put him amongst the best of the top 10 with a score of +2.51TM. Moderate sized daughter’s, high milk of +589kgs and combined kilo's of +58.5 for Fat and Protein. Jetstream will also be available as sexed semen.

Cryptonite (Super x Bookem) will have appeal with a PLI of £617. A leading example of a Combination Health trait bull, with Longevity +0.5, Fertility index +12.5, and a leader for Cell Count improvement at -29. Cryptonite will also be available as sexed semen. Farmers looking to improve genetic gain will benefit from the early use of these high index bulls.

A Bull that has increased PLI in the recent proof run is Mocon PLI £616 (Morgan x Snowman) bred for very high milk and positive components and another all round improver for health traits. Mocon also has Kappa Casein BB for farmers with cheese contracts.

Janitor maintains a score of £600 PLI. Early daughters will be born later next year and again has a mix of moderate sizing with high milk +666kgs and 55 combined kilo's of Fat and Protein.

Last but not least, the NEW NO 1 PLI for Daughter Proven Bulls Kings Ransom Erdman, who is the only Daughter Proven bull above £600 PLI, suiting anyone looking for more manageable commercial cattle with excellent health traits, particularly Lifespan, with an outstanding score of +0.7.

Erdman was previously available as a genomic sire and demonstrates at best the consistency of the bulls from genomic to daughter proven.

"We are extremely pleased with the selection of bulls we are able to offer UK Farmers working closely with our suppliers to bring world class genetics at direct prices" says Tracey Gretton, Product Manager at

For further information on any of the above bulls please contact our team at or call freephone 08082023230.

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