Self-Sufficiency Policy Pays Off

April 2003
Farmers Weekly;4/4/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 13, p28
Trade Publication
High-index Dutch bulls and fashionable sires from the Genus stud formed the content of a breeding policy adopted by Highfoss Holstein herd, which was dispersed at Yorkshire, England, in May 2003. Prices reached 1650gns and 156 lots leveled at £753 for owners T Thompson and Sons, who had not brought a female into their herd for over 30 years, and were retiring from farming. The main service sires were Bombay, Genus Jayson, Diehard, Convincer and Zidane.


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