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04 Dec 2018

Pepper leads the proven bulls in December 2018 Holstein type lists

Daughter proven sires

Delaberge Pepper (Mogul x Planet) rises to the top of the UK type rankings for daughter proven sires at +3.39 overall Type Merit at 91% reliability. Now with one hundred UK daughters in his type proof, Pepper is a big improver for mammary, legs & feet and body traits.

Staying in second place is the well-known EDG Rubicon (Mogul x Robust) with +3.36 TM (86% Rlb). 

Adding UK classified daughters for the first time is Galactico (Galaxy x Bookem), now scoring +3.28 TM (80% Rlb), which puts him in third place among proven bulls. Notably he is a teat length improver (+0.97).

Previous number one, Mr Moviestar Mardi Gras (Mogul x Planet) is now in fourth with +3.24 Type Merit at 96% reliability. 

Young genomic bulls

Nosbisch Holsteins Solito-Red (Mr Salvatore x Atwork) remains the leading young genomic bull on type with +3.51 TM at 53% reliability.

Heterozygous polled bull Swissbec Boby P (Modesty x Mardi Gras) moves up into second place at +3.19 TM (56% RLB). 

The high ranking PLI bull Mr Rubi Agronaut (Rubicon x Shotglass) is now at number three among young sires for type at +3.15 (57% Rlb).

Newcomer Denovo Sangria (Achiever x Modesty) is in fourth place, at +3.14 TM (53% Rlb). 

Please visit the Animal Data section at www.ukcows.com for the full December 2018 genetic evaluations listings