Beef for the Dairy herd

The beef sires featured in this section have been selected as suitable for use in dairy herds, where calving ease and gestation length are the prime considerations. The majority of the sires listed are pedigree and are also suitable for purebred use or in suckler herds.

Heronbrook POSEIDON

Heronbrook POSEIDON

English Longhorn

£ 8.00
  • Proven easy calver; calves are up and sucking straight away
  • Poseidon has proven fertility and good conception rates
  • Junior Champion at the 2018 Northern Longhorn Society Spring Sale
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Cloughhead DESTROYER

Cloughhead DESTROYER

Limousin

£ 7.00
  • Better than breed average for gestation length and calving ease
  • High value calves
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Churchlands Estate 1 BATAVIA

Churchlands Estate 1 BATAVIA

Hereford - Polled

£ 5.00
  • Hereford Bull of the Year 2007
  • A big smooth bull with great power and muscle content with excellent locomotion
  • Recommended for use on cows
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ILLIMANI

ILLIMANI

Salers

£ 8.00
  • Salers are well known for their short gestation
  • Around 10 days earlier than other Continentals
  • Very easy calving breed
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Cockerington HERDSMAN

Cockerington HERDSMAN

Charolais

£ 7.00
  • Homozygous Polled sire, so progeny will also be polled
  • Calving Ease EBV well above breed average
  • Progeny are the later maturing type
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Goodyhills EMPEROR

Goodyhills EMPEROR

British Blue

£ 7.00
  • A breed leader for growth rates
  • Proven easy calver
  • A financial winner across the industry, with benefits for farmer, grower, processor and retailer
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Torr Down MARVEL 3 PP

Torr Down MARVEL 3 PP

South Devon

£ 20.00
  • Homozygous Polled sire
  • Bred in Australia; progeny in several countries including the UK
  • Calves average 40kg at birth; all born unassisted
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Fabb 1 RORY

Fabb 1 RORY

Hereford - Polled

£ 8.00
  • Meadow Quality Superior Sire
  • Average gestation length is 275 days
  • Selected especially for crossing in the dairy herd
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SPL Yojimbo MR SHOU 05

SPL Yojimbo MR SHOU 05

Wagyu

£ 12.00
  • Predominant bloodline is Tajima
  • High marbling will be expected in progeny
  • Low birth weights make Mr SHOU an ideal cross on any breed
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