Munster Cattle Breeding Group

HERACLES (HHJ)

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Heracles
Heracles
Beef symbol
  • Pedigree: Vittoz X Artois X Nelson
  • Breed: CH
  • Qty: Each unit is one straw of frozen bull semen
  • Delivery: Delivery to your own farm flask, if DIY AI licence, or to your local AI Technician. Delivery usually 1-2 weeks

Bull Description

One of the best Charolais bulls available for weanling & finishing
A huge figure for Carcass Weight
Progeny are exceptionally wide, powerful, heavy & well-muscled
Use on mature cows only
Star Rating
(Within breed)
Economic Indexes € value per progeny Index Reliability Star Rating
(Across all beef breeds)
Star rating 4 Replacement €79 67% (High) Star rating 3
Star rating 2 Terminal €112 90% (Very High) Star rating 4

Star Rating
(Within breed)
Key Profit Traits Index Value Trait Reliability Star Rating
(Across all beef breeds)
Expected Progeny Performance
  Calving Difficulty (%3 & 4) 11.9% 95% (Very High)  
Star rating 3 Docility (1-5 scale) 0.04 95% (Very High) Star rating 4
Star rating 3 Carcass weight (kg) 34.6 kg 97% (Very High) Star rating 5
Star rating 4 Carcass conformation (1-15 scale) 2.05 scale 96% (Very High) Star rating 5
Star rating 5 Weaning Weight (kg) -0.8 kg 62% (Average) Star rating 2
Star rating 0 Calf quality (c/kg) 99 c/kg -0.8% (Very low) Star rating 0
Expected Daughter Breeding Performance
  Daughter calving difficulty (%3 & 4) 3.97% 50% (Average)  
Star rating 5 Daughter milk (kg) -0.8kg 62% (Average) Star rating 2
Star rating 4 Daughter calving internal (days) -2.43 days 43% (Average) Star rating 4

BLUP Sept '19 Muscle Skeletal Functionality
110 108 85
Reliability 59% 58% 20%

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