Large Scale Friesian Cross Herd of Cows

$1,800

Quote: 129
  • Herd BW: 60
  • Herd PW: 78
  • Record Ancestory: 69%

Date Listed: 10 December 2018

Description:

This is a large scale milking operation on a tough farm with various challenges. It is an all grass system with a zero supplement policy.

Mating has gone well with 88% of cows being submitted in the first round and 96% at the end of week 4.

NOTE : 250 1st and 2nd calving Jerseys that make up part of this herd can be excluded from the sale group if a purchaser so wishes.

Herd Details:

  • Total Herd Size: 1700

  • Breed: Friesian Cross

  • Herd BW: 60 Herd PW: 78

  • Record Ancestory: 69%

  • Years of AB: Many

  • Nett Approx Sale Tally: 1350

Age Distribution:

  • 2 Year: 458

  • 3 Year: 419

  • 4 Year: 267


  • 5 Year: 220

  • 6 Year: 128

  • 7 Year: 85


  • 8 Year: 94

Production Details:

  • Farm Size: 500 Hectares

  • Cows Milked: 1700

  • Production Per Hectare: 1190

  • Herd Tested: No

  • MS Per Cow: 350

  • Cows Per Hectare: 3.4

Animal Health Details:

  • TB Status: C10

  • Herd Somatic Count: 150,000

  • BVD Tested: Yes

Mating Details:

  • AB Company: LIC

  • Breed of AB Bulls: 4 Weeks Xbred, Jersey

  • AB Start to Finish Dates: 19/10/2018

  • Natural Mating Clean Up: Jersey / Friesian

  • Date Out: 5/1/2019

  • Calving Start Date: 27 /7/2019

Sales Conditions

  • Number for Sale: Approx 1350

  • Delivery Date: 1st June 2019

  • Price: $1800.00