7 August 1998

New Jersey sire straws on offer

OFFERING plus 945kg milk production, Kevin Duckworth is the latest Jersey sire from breeding company ABS Progen.

Sired by the former UK highest PIN Jersey bull, Lester, Duckworth has a PIN £80, ITEM £80 and reliability of 83%, says the company. Daughters have shown an improvement in type, a benefit to the breed which has relatively shallow udders, it adds.

Available from 21 distributors country-wide, Duckworth is available at £12 per straw (01703-286000, fax 01703-286019).