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Genomic sires are growing in popularity among UK dairy farmers, according to sale statistics. Farmers Weekly spoke to three leading AI companies at this year’s Livestock Event and each one confirmed that sales of genomic bulls has grown year on year since their release. Figures from Genus show the sales balance between genomic and proven bulls has grown year on year. Since 2012-3 genomic sales have grown from 2% to 17% in 2014-15. This has been to the detriment of […]