Our Beef Shorthorns are bred for generations

New Beef Shorthorn bulls for 2017

Hillberry Mike – SH4139  Cost 12euro

Photo of Hillberry Mike SH4139

Mike is an exciting new son of Kenlene Winston 16X out of a Loch Awe Saxon daughter Kilrisk Cherrie. With a birth weight of 42.9kgs  and a daily LWG of 1.5kgs he is impressive. A very correct bull with a super temperament as you would expect from a Shorthorn. He will cross very well on Continental cattle and is also an outcross sire for pedigree breeders.  Available from Dunmasc Genetics on 086 3607641

Stoneyroyd Halcyon Matrix  (P) SH4209 Cost 10euro direct from Progressive Genetics or Munster A.I


Matrix is a polled son of the Canadian bull Star P Matrix 4N  out of a Diamond Captain Mark 27c cow with great colour and he will cross really well on both Continental and Traditional breeds, also available through the Gene Ireland Beef Program at 5 euro.

HW Hazard (P)

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Hazard is a polled son of Quoiggs Extra Special out of a Newfield Tarquin cow and is available from Progressive Genetics and Munster A.I at a cost of 23euro

Diamond Lord Belmore 56B  SH4131 Cost 40euro (pre order)

Diamond Lord Belmore 56b IMG_7724 (2)
Lord Belmore is a son of the famous Australian Bull The Grove Kookaburra w735 out of Butterfield Lady 13N. He is an exciting new prospect for Ireland. He is available from Progressive Genetics and Munster A.I.

Feedback on a new bull used in 2016

Sprys Exclusive J13 (P) Cost 40euro

Sprys Exclusive J13 (P)
Exclusive missed some of the breeding season in 2016 but the first of his calves arrived in April 2017. Very high satisfaction with breeders to date. Easily calved with good colour and good conformation.