Dutch bull in top 20 of PLI rankings
DUTCH bull Rockers November proof puts him in the UKs top 20 available bulls ranked on PLI, according to supplier Avoncroft.
A Marconi son, he offers +692kg of milk, a PIN of £65 and a PLI of £65. Rocker daughters (one pictured) are tall, deep bodied cows with exceptional feet and legs, says the company.
He scores +2.55 for feet and leg composite and +1.88 for dairy character. His overall type merit is +1.81 and he is ranked number 15 on the PLI list, with a reliability of 80%.
His breeding is from Marconi x Jabot x Sunny Boy. Rockers dam performed 14% above herd average and his grand dam produced 100,000 litres in seven lactations, with a daily average of 40kg. Straws cost £19 each (0800-7831880, fax 01527-578601).