The North Cork dairy farm producing ‘super cows’ for the country’s leading AI centres

The North Cork dairy farm producing ‘super cows’ for the country’s leading AI centres

The North Cork dairy farm producing 'super cows' for the country's leading AI centres
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A ‘super’ cow family is breaking records for longevity and consistent transmission of exceptional breeding genes for Henry O’Keeffe’s spring calving herd on his North Cork dairy farm.

The ‘Odetta’ breeding line succession has produced sires for some of the leading AI centres in the country, and bulls and heifers have been sold to scores of Irish breeders over the past three decades………

Read More Source………http://www.independent.ie/business/farming/dairy/the-north-cork-dairy-farm-producing-super-cows-for-the-countrys-leading-ai-centres-36232628.html

The North Cork dairy farm producing ‘super cows’ for the country’s leading AI centres

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