27 Mar 2018

The Industry's Most Sought After Sire Now Available!

Genus ABS are delighted to announce the release of Bomaz SKYWALKER.

Bomaz Skywalker is the hottest Genomic sire to join the Genus ABS line-up and is set to be in high-demand.  Skywalker ranks highly on many globally indexes, he is the number one gTPI sire currently available at 2939 and is the second highest Net Merit$ sire (1058 NM$).  Skywalker offers a balanced proof and is the only sire in the world to offer his amount of PLI (£784), Milk Kg’s and combined weights of fat and protein.

Bomaz Mogul 6610 EX09 (Gdam)

Stephanie Whittaker, Genus ABS Brand manager comments, “We are very excited to offer Skywalker to our customers.  He is an incredibly attractive mating sire for us at Genus ABS.  Anyone looking to accelerate genetic progress and breed elite progeny should be considering Skywalker for their breeding programme”.

Skywalker comes from a very well established family from the same line that produced legendary sires Boulder and Homestead.  His Grand Dam, Bomaz Mogul 6610 EX90, is a an impressive cow that produced 18,497kg Milk in 305 days at 4.0% Fat and 3.4% Protein in her 2nd lactation. Skywalker’s dam, Bomaz Cabriolet 6769, is very correct and is milking well with outstanding components.

Skywalker is the latest ICON sire from the Genus ABS programme that offers the very best genetics from the Genus ABS.  To get early access to these sires farmers will sign up to the Icon Sires agreement which will give them the opportunity to sell progeny back to Genus ABS if they have the potential to join the breeding programme.