21 January 2000

Bull semen trio offer attractive traits

THREE Comestar bulls, Leader, Lee and Outside (daughters pictured left to right below) are now available from Semex and Greenacres.

Leader is a Blackstar son out of Laurie Sheik. His PLI is £100 and PIN £82. He offers 722kg milk, 17kg fat and 22kg protein. Type merit is 2.68 and semen costs £16/straw.

Outside is a Prelude son out of Comestar LOr Black. With a PLI of £84 and PIN of £76, he offers 840kg milk, 28kg fat and 20kg protein. His type merit is 2.96 and semen is £23/dose.

Finally, Lee, a Raider son out of Comestar Laura Black offers 761kg milk, 24.1kg fat and 21.4kg protein. With a type merit of 2.96, PLI of £88 and PIN of £80, his semen retails at £20/dose (0800-1692601, fax 01292-671418).