8 October 1999

Breeding link-up

BREEDING company Supersires is to work with Canadian breeder Alta Genetics. The move gives Supersires access to Canadian sires, and the first bull, Shoremar Jade, joins the stud this autumn. Jade, a son of Jupiter Rotate Jed out of an excellent Aerostar dam, has a type merit of +2.46, production proof of 1035kg of milk, 28.3kg fat (-0.16%), 24.4kg protein (-0.11%), a PIN of £85 and PLI of £92. &#42