28 June 2002

Lookout for silky smooth daughters

A BULL who sires daughters with silky smooth type with a PIN value of £71 and +724kg for milk is how Genus describes its new bull MOET Lookout.

Lookout is by Lord Lily and out of MOET Slocum Kizzy. The Kizzy family are consistent for production and Lookouts grand dam is MOET Mascot Kizzy who gave 50t of milk in her first two lactations, according to James Simpson of Genus.

Lookouts PLI is £68, his type figures are +2.53 for legs and feet and +2.33 for udders, while his overall type merit is +1.36. Semen costs £15/straw (01270-536536, fax 01270-536601).