April Bull List Places Planet 1, 2, 318 April 2013
GLOBAL - Ensenada Taboo Planet has had a good year, holding a strong position in the UK - proven list, following DairyCo's index releases last week.
Ensenada Taboo Planet has strengthened his position in the Holstein sire rankings following the release of the April 2013 bull proof figures by DairyCo, now holding an impressive 1, 2, 3 in the UK-proven list with first for Lifespan (+0.6), second for Profitable Lifetime Index (£239 PLI), and third for milk production (+949kg).
Planet’s figures also include a combined fat and protein of 56.7kg as well as strong daughter fertility (+4.0) and Type Merit (+1.72).
Further afield, Planet’s reputation as a global superstar is being enhanced by impressive international figures now based on 18,575 daughters in 3,780 herds (production) and 7,265 in 2311 herds (type).
He is a top ten sire in the United States with a TPI of +2,176, and in Canada he sits at number four in the LPI bull rankings and now has several daughters in the top ten LPI cow rankings.
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