Breeding+ worksheet 5 - sire short-listing

Published 23 December 13

Short-listing sires means you can make an informed decision - and ensures that the herd is making genetic gains with each generation.

This proforma details the steps to work through when short-listing sires.

Worksheet 4 allows you to calculate the average £PLI of bulls used in the previous year, which is the starting point for this exercise in short-listing.